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!

Clothespin Family Portrait | this heart of mine

Clothespin Family Portrait

I found vintage clothespins in a local store last year and I promptly tagged them for…

New Plans for a New Home | this heart of mine

New Plans for a New Home

This post is sponsored by U.S. Bank Now that we are in our new home and…

Mini House Housewarming Gift | this heart of mine

Mini House Housewarming Gift

After the crazy haze of moving has passed, I’ve had some time to think and…

We Moved! | this heart of mine

We Moved!

Hello! I know it’s been a long time. Nearly forever in the blog world. I…

August Link Love | this heart of mine

August Link Love

You can tell by this Sunday post that my life is completely under control and…

Pears Wrapped in Pastry |this heart of mine

Pears Wrapped in Pastry

Our weather has been a bit fall-like this week. Cool days, cooler nights. With school starting…

Homemade Fruit Juice Gummies! | this heart of mine

Make Fruit Juice Gummies at Home

This post was sponsored by Juicy Juice® through their partnership with POPSUGAR. Whenever I can,…

Make Your Own Vanilla Sugar | this heart of mine

How to Make Vanilla Sugar

I don’t want to oversell it but this vanilla sugar one of most delicious things…

Homemade Strawberry & Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast | this heart of mine

Stuffed French Toast: Strawberry & Cream Cheese

I’ve been wanting to make stuffed French toast ever since my mom described a breakfast…

The Other Brilliant | this heart of mine

The Other Brilliant: Bold. Brilliant. Beautiful. You.

As it turns out, I’ve already written about being brilliant. Unfortunately, I realized this after writing…

Summer, Reinvigorated with Glade® | this heart of mine

Summer, Reinvigorated with Glade®

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

Easy Pillow Beds | this heart of mine

Make a Pillow Bed for Lazy Summer Days

We are in the last month of summer. I know. I’m already mourning its end.…