When it comes to living, you have never gone by the book.
You live non-traditional, against-the-grain, off-the-beaten-path, and you live it hard.
But you’re getting married or already are, having kids or already have some – you’re settling down, and your rebellious, badass self can’t help but feel like you’re settling somehow.
But still you idolize Martha Stewart, and the handmade, homemade, from scratch life. An identity crisis, that’s what that is.
Suddenly surrounded by all of the trappings of a grown-up life, you’re searching for a way, a place, to live a happy, healthy, crafty, stylish, well-adjusted life without turning into a Stepford family.
I hear you. Leave Me to My Projects exists because of you.
The mission of this blog is guide you down the rainbow brick road to living your life your way, on your terms, with crafts, projects, guides and inspiration to last you the whole year long.
Consider this your personal guide to growing up, living weird and living well.
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March 29, 2013
Today is my birthday. This day, March the 29th, I turn 30. And it's 50 degrees out, so BONUS! Weirdly enough, I'm kind of liking this 30 thing already. A big birthday like this makes you think. It … [More!]
March 22, 2013
It is T-7 days until I enter a new decade of my life. And then I will be 30. I'm actually kind of excited. One of the reasons is that lately, I have been feeling happier, more focused and more … [More!]
The Project Shoppe on EtsyAt The Project Shoppe, all of the blog creations have temporary home until we send them off to yours. Each item is made with a whole lotta love and OCD by my own two hands, with help from the hubs.[More]
Rainbow Your World Color AnalysisDoes putting together an outfit with flattering colors turn you into a gibbering mess? Not anymore, buddy. Rainbow Your World Color Analysis is your ticket to feeling like your best version of you, every day.[More]
Elemental Ministry WeddingsA real romantic, as well as an ordained minister, the hubs specializes in small, non-traditional weddings, handfastings, vow renewals and elopements, legally binding or simply symbolic. [More]
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