Our second meal of only Pinned recipes. eh.


One week of only pinned recipes is enough to make you go crazy! Especially when it’s the top pinned recipes. I’m realizing that they are top pins because of their sugar and fat content. We surely do like our unhealthy foods! Thankfully the pinned recipes for day 2 were on the “lighter” side.   The chicken recipe was okay. It might have been my chicken but, it was dry. The potatoes and green … [Read more...]

Let’s eat only pinterest recipes for a week…shall we?


This post took me FOREVER to write. I was on Facebook. then Pinterest. Then checked Twitter. Then I realized I had laundry running. I had to take care of that. This is the post that almost didn’t become a post. Moving on in life. If you spend any time on Pinterest you have seen a vast amount of food. It seems that food is the thing pinned the most. Maybe I am just hungry when I go on Pinterest and … [Read more...]

the bear tooth necklace


I was going to title this post Bear Teeth Necklace. But, it seemed so…normal. As if everyone should make, or want to make, or be able to make a bear teeth necklace. And that seemed terribly unfair. I don’t like to be unfair. So, I’ll keep it real. Unless you live in the boonies…in bear country…AND have a bear lose it’s teeth. You won’t be able to make this craft. Don’t ask my WHY the bear lost … [Read more...]

why I believe in imperfection.


Once upon a time this blog was called Hating Martha...imperfection at its best (the old button is below). I was asked repeatedly WHY I named it that. WHY imperfection was so important to me. It's late, but it's time to share. I apologize for getting deep and personal.   I’ve written this post many times and rewritten and rewritten it. Each time I read it I take something out. Or add … [Read more...]

acorn plaque.

Acorn plaque, where the size of your nuts matter! From nelliebellie.com

I want to talk  about something important, necessary, and delicate. Last week I talked about boobies. This week I want to address…nuts. This craft is all about nuts.  Okay, actually an acorn plaque... And in this craft, size matters. This is Squirrel’s trophy acorn plaque. It serves no purpose whatsoever except being cute. And giving me a reason to say nuts many times. Admit … [Read more...]

Fall embroidery hoop wreath!


Holler!! I'm in the mood...the mood for FOOD! Like pumpkin pies and perfect Latte's!Yep, that's not what this is though. It's my fall embroidery hoop wreath! For fall...y'all! Oh yeah...I'm just full of the one-liner's today. Anyways. Let's redirect to the craft at hand, shall we? You will need: embroidery hoop fabric yarn hot glue sharpie printed leaf picture … [Read more...]

Before/After Hallway


Just in case you don’t follow NellieBellie everyday. First, come on…get with the program. Go subscribe in some way. Second, okay there is no second…go subscribe. Might I suggest Facebook? It's the most fun. Repeat, just in case you don’t follow NellieBellie every day you might not be aware that I have been in full Hallway Redo mode. just shoot me. Seriously, after the floor I was ready to just … [Read more...]