hello! I’m Amy Christie & I am a maker.

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this heart of mine is a place for
inspiring DIYs,
kids crafts, recipes for good food
& stories about real life.
let’s make something.


here’s our latest posts!

How to Naturally Dye Eggs Red Hues | this heart of mine

Seeing Red? How to Naturally Dye Eggs Red Hues

natural egg dye red, orange, yellow, green & blue Here’s the last color of my…

How to Naturally Dye Eggs Orange Tones | this heart of mine

Orange You Glad? How to Naturally Dye Eggs Orange Hues

I’ve been dying eggs all the colors of the rainbow, loving each color a little…

How to Naturally Dye Eggs Yellow Tones | this heart of mine

Mellow the Yellow? How to Naturally Dye Eggs Yellow Hues

As I continue my trek through the rainbow of naturally dying eggs, first blue, then…

How to Naturally Dye Eggs Green Tones | this heart of mine

Green With Envy? How to Naturally Dye Eggs Green Hues

Natural dye egg color two: the greens. As I said in the last post, I…

Cabbage Dyed Eggs with Design Mom | this heart of mine

Feeling Blue? How to Naturally Dye Eggs Blue Hues

Have you dyed eggs yet? I have! If you follow along on Instagram, I’ve shared…

Irish Proverb Printables | this heart of mine

Irish Proverb Printables

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We don’t do much for this holiday aside for adding a…

Filling Easter Baskets with Fun with Fisher Price | this heart of mine

Filling Easter Baskets with Fun with Fisher-Price

This post is sponsored by Fisher-Price. This will be our first Easter in our new…

Add Flair to Your Hair with Felt Hair Ties | this heart of mine

Add Flair to Your Hair with Felt Hair Ties

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are…

51 Artful Ways to Decorate Eggs This Easter

51 Artful Ways to Decorate Eggs This Easter

Each year, I look forward to unpacking our assortment of decorated eggs. There is something…

Paper Bunny Baskets: Simple, Easy & So Adorable | this heart of mine

A Paper Bunny Basket: Simple, Easy & So Adorable

I love the flow of color change throughout the year and I find myself loving…

A First Birthday Cake with Paper Balloons | this heart of mine

A First Birthday Cake with Paper Balloons

Pipsqueak turned one yesterday. He’s not aware of this milestone but I sure am. He’s…

Painting the House & Other Ordinary Things | this heart of mine

Painting the House & Other Ordinary Things

Happy Leap Year! I hope you are enjoying this extra day. I know it’s been…