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!

Mini-Kitchen Make-Over

We recently made a few changes in the kitchen to make it fit our family…

Peach Crisp

I’m not sure why I waited until peaches are almost out of season to finally make…

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

How does a green vegetable make a delicious dessert? Very simply. Chocolate Zucchini Cake Cream…

Bruschetta!

After seeing Julie & Julia last summer, I became very interested in all things Julie…

Our Saturday Night

The day started out normal enough. Lots of potty stuff (we are in the midst…

Red Velvet Whoopie Pies with Cream Cheese Frosting

The cookies are cakey and chewy.  The frosting is creamy and gooooooood.  Together, they are…

Two Year Pictures

Only a month or so late. Oh well, we picked the perfect night.  With beautiful…

Pesto, Goat Cheese & Sun-Dried Tomato Pizza

After posting a favorite recipe from The Clueless Vegetarian last week and then my mom,…

Collection of Daylilies

Love Bug and I traveled to my hometown this weekend to see family. We were…

Yum Yum Cake

Also known as Buttermilk Brownies. Chocolaty, rich and de-li-scious. My grandma gave this recipe to…

Grape, Walnut & Feta Salad with Dressing

I am not quite ready for Monday yet.  Doesn’t really matter. Monday has managed to…

Rhubarb Crisp

I adore the punchy color of rhubarb. It’s one of those plants that painters could…