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CraftLife Episode 11 – Be A Novice

  This Texas summer has been hot, hot, HOT! But, not in a dancing-in-the-streets-limbo-with-a-frosty-beverage kind of way. More like a stay-indoors-with-the-windows-covered-wearing-very-little kind …

Pemberley and C-B in the Snow

Let it Snow!

  Ahhhhh, Texas in the wintertime! You know, they tell me it’s not the norm here, but for the past two years, …

Raggedy Ann Scarf - Multi

The Results Are In

It is time to announce the winner of my 100th post giveaway!  In case you didn’t get to enter, or if you …

Raggedy Ann Scarf - Multi (close-up)

100th Post Extravaganza!

I am so excited to have reached my 100th post!  Who would have thought when I started this blog and confessed to …

Two Weeks As A Vegan

Well, I have hit my two-week mark on my new adventure as a vegan, and I’ve learned quite a few things so …

The Times, They Are A-Changing

Isn’t it great how life never stops?  I mean there are times when you wish that time would just stand still, but …

Desert Days

This past weekend, we headed south once more to visit with Adam’s family.  It never fails to amaze me how much the …

Now I’ve Gone And Done It

While you may not have read any posts about it lately, my atomic/mid-century modern obsession is still full blown.  As a matter …

Great Finds This Weekend

This past weekend, Adam and I headed out of town to spend the holiday weekend with my mother-in-law and brother-in-law, Adam’s twin.  …

Dallas Etsy Bash

This past weekend, Adam and I headed out to my first ever Etsy craft fair. Now, I’ve been to plenty of craft …

A Little Catch-Up

As we all have to do from time to time, now is the time to play a little catch-up. It’s been quite …

Works In Progress

The other day I was organizing all of my craft supplies in a rolling cabinet that had recently become the former home …

Some Rainy Day Fun

As I was doing my crafty blog perusing this week, I came across this post over at Holy Craft.  She has managed …

50th Post Celebration!

Today’s post marks my 50th post here at the Treacle And Ink blog!  When I started this blog, I wasn’t able to …

Featured Fridays – Team CAC

Good Friday: Matthew 27:32-56 (NIV) The Crucifixion 32As they were going out, they met a man from Cyrene, named Simon, and they …

Flank The Enemy!

As you know, I have been struggling with a little case of motivational paralysis in regards to my sewing endeavors.  This is …

The Doldrums Of Inspiration

Some days, I just feel craftier than others. I have another set of stuffed Easter eggs that I am wanting to list …

Austen, Texas

“It is a truth universally acknowledged,” that I am a Jane Austen fan. I have at least one copy of each of …

And The Winner Is….

Happy St. Patrick’s Day to you! Ireland is my number one dream destination, and I think that’s why I love St. Patrick’s …

An Eggceptional Treasury

It’s that time again!  Yes, I managed to grab yet another treasury.  This time, I had Easter on the brain.  Remember the …

Pin and sew.

How To – Coffee Cup Sleeve

I have been toying with the idea of purchasing a reusable coffee sleeve lately. Every time I swing by the 7-Eleven to …

Composition Cover Tutorial

I was doing a little reading over at CraftyPod the other day when I came across this fun little tutorial about covering …

A Shipping Mystery for a Monday

Have you ever questioned the common sense of an architect or designer? You know who I’m talking about.  The guy who thought …

Featured Fridays – Celestefrittata

Hop on your broomstick and get ready for a magical ride with this week’s Featured Friday! Store Name: Celestefrittata First Name: Chiara …

Curiouser and Curiouser

This weekend, we loaded up the car and headed south, leaving the snow behind, to visit with my in-laws.  Now, in our …

Featured Fridays – The Soap Gallery

The workweek has finally come to it’s end, and that means it’s time for another Featured Friday! Store Name:  TheSoapGallery First Name:  …

A Day By The Sea

In celebration of my first week as a new member of TeamCAC, I managed to grab a treasury this morning and fill …

The Walrus Talks of Etsy

I have come to the conclusion that you can find just about anything you are looking for on Etsy, no matter how …

New Member of TeamCAC!

I am very excited to be one of the newest members of Etsy’s Team Christian Artist and Crafters!  This Etsy team supports …

Treacle = Molasses

Treacle and Ink, for those of you who don’t know, is a reference to Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland. To be a …

Spa Day

I have to get a bit off of the Etsy path for a moment this morning and turn a little attention to …

In the beginning…

Today marks the genesis of the new Treacle And Ink blog.  After weeks of mulling it over, then weeks of putting it …