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!

5 Things to Do On a Birthday | this heart of mine

5 Things to Do On the First Day of Summer

It’s the first day of summer! Hurray! It’s also Love Bug’s seventh birthday. I find it…

The Mom Uniform

Mom Uniform

It’s true. I wear a mom uniform just about every day. Kinda like the signature looks…

Pecan Shortbread with Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies | this heart of mine

Pecan Shortbread with Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies

When MJ went back to work after being home with us, after Pipsqueak was born,…

We Have a New Look! | this heart of mine

We Have a New Look!

Hello Blog Subscribers! I finally got the new-posts-email system set up. Only took me a…

May Link Love | this heart of mine

May Link Love

And all of a sudden, May is over. Sweet J finishes his preschool year today,…

Too Little Time | this heart of mine

Too Little Time

The pile that never goes away There isn’t enough time to do all the things…

Make a Rainbow Pom Pom Necklace! | this heart of mine

Rainbow Pom Pom Necklace

I find inspiration in so many places. I was inspired to make these rainbow pom…

Chipboard Mirror | this heart of mine

Chipboard Mirror: Mirror Makeover

When I brainstormed how to makeover this mirror, I knew I wanted to add a…

Learn to Work in the Rain | this heart of mine

Learn to Work in the Rain // word

We’ve had some big changes this year thus far. A new family member, a move.…

Birthday Cake Flag | this heart of mine

Birthday Cake Flag + Real Birthdays

We had ourselves a birthday this weekend – our Sweet J is now four. He…

How to Make Party Hats for Plastic Animals | this heart of mine

How to Make Party Hats for Plastic Animals

We have birthdays on our minds here and since we love our animals, we want…

Clorox in the Kitchen | this heart of mine

The Clean Kitchen

This post is sponsored by Clorox—helping you clean on the go for a happier home. The…