The Sleeping Grass

Originally posted on Danupon Drake's Adventures in Science:
The Sleeping Grass Mimosa pudicaย (from Latin: pudica “shy, bashful or shrinking”; also called sensitive plant, sleepy plant, Dormilones, sleeping grass, or shy plant) is a creeping annual or perennial herb of the pea family Fabaceae often grown for its curiosity value: the compound leaves fold inward…

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Home, Sweet Home ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿกย 

Painted this for another neighbor as a gift ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ˜Š The holidays are here. For many, if not most, this means the season of gift giving. And with gift giving comes a unique opportunity to express ourselves. The motivations to our gift giving range from the purest altruism to the self-serving appreciation of a job well … More Home, Sweet Home ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿกย 

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Beetroot Tikki

Originally posted on Bite Me up With Shreyu:
I love the color drama that Beetroots have. Not only are they fun to work with but are healthy for you as well and am always looking for ways to incorporate them into our everyday meals. These Beetroot Tikkis are always a hit in our homes. One…

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OM Painting

I did this for my mom. Before painting I asked her option like , “do you want ‘OM’ or ‘flowers’ “!? I surprised with her reply ๐Ÿ˜Š. You know what she said!? She want both! ๐Ÿ˜Š yes she want both OM and flowers in her painting. So as per her wish, i did it. Have … More OM Painting

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Craft Room Ideas

Originally posted on Oh Yes, They Did:
While we haven’t actually started working on the bedroom/craft room makeover, we have started to accumulate various items for it. We picked up some paint swatches to choose a colour and have decided, I think the final choice, on what we are going to do on the floor.…

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Happy Birthday to me ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽˆ

Happy Birthday to me ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽˆ๐ŸŽ‚because a day like today God brought me into the world with a purpose to live, share and be happy, For great is your goodness every day, and faithfulness gives me hope, I walk with confidence with the certainty that i can face tomorrow.  Awaiting for your blessings and wishes, thanks … More Happy Birthday to me ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽˆ

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Easter Egg Alphabet Match – Name Recognition Activity

Originally posted on Simple DIYs – Kids Activities:
This Alphabet Matching Activity is a great way to repurpose the plastic easter eggs lying around in your house. It develops letter recognition, name recognition, color recognition and fine motor skills. Follow us on Facebook? What you need Plastic easter eggs Permanent Marker How to Write the…

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Abstract Daisy Paintings

Hello friends, today i came up with another daisy painting, planned to give this one as a gift to my inlaw family๐Ÿ˜Š. I Did one more daisy painting before, just for practice. You can check it from this link. One stroke daisies Step by step ….

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Beautiful Bouquet ๐Ÿ’

Planning to go to india!๐Ÿ˜Šโ˜บ๏ธ Going to meet my parents, inlaws, relatives and friends….โ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜‡ So planned to gift them my paintings ๐Ÿ˜Š Today i came up with painting “Beautiful Bouquet ๐Ÿ’” . I did this for my one only SISTER โ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿค— For some reason am not feeling good with these flowers…espicially pink and yellow ( … More Beautiful Bouquet ๐Ÿ’

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Ugadhi specials

Ugadi, a new year celebration in some states of india. Ugadi/Yugadi: Yug(new) and adi (the beginning). the festival is celebrated with high spirits, new clothes and abundance of some mouth-watering traditional cuisines. It is also the first day when there is a change in pattern of moon’s orbit (chaitra masam). Ugadi is celebrated a day … More Ugadhi specials

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Rainbow Spring flowers

If you had no winter the spring would not be so pleasant!๐Ÿ’๐ŸŒน๐Ÿ’๐ŸŒฒ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒด๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒพ๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒป๐Ÿ’๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒผ๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒน๐Ÿ„

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Mehendi III

This mehendi i kept it on pongal …but took long time to post ๐Ÿ˜Š Hope you like this ๐Ÿ˜Š you can check my previous mehendis from these links: Mehendi II, Mehendi I Few things you need to know to have a better Henna experience. 1. There is a plant called Henna (Lawsonia inermis- scientific name) . Use … More Mehendi III

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Happy Birthday Hubby ๐ŸŽ‚๐Ÿ’๐ŸŒน๐ŸŽ‰

๐ŸŽ‰Happy Birthday Hubby ๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‚๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ’–๐ŸŒน๐Ÿซ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿ’ž๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ‘ช๐ŸŒž๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ‡๐Ÿ“๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿง๐Ÿบ๐Ÿ˜€ It seems that without your presence the worth of my life would have been nothing. All these years we passed were amazing. I feel very lucky because Iโ€™ve found you in my life. Wishing you all the happiness in the world. You are the only person for whom I can forget … More Happy Birthday Hubby ๐ŸŽ‚๐Ÿ’๐ŸŒน๐ŸŽ‰

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Painting for beginners with Acrylics: Part – II

Here is the Part – I. I did lot of paintings based on part-1. Thought, i need more practice on some other areas like leaves, flowers (one stroke art), etc. so thats why as am here today…!๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ’ Hope u enjoyed all my paintings so far… Thanks for being with me all the time with your … More Painting for beginners with Acrylics: Part – II

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My Contribution to the Sketchbook

About :ย Traveling Sketchbook Finally got my chance to do contribution for the sketchbook.ย feeling very proud and happy ๐Ÿ™‚ . Iย created collage of paintings…. Please let me know how they are and which one you like most ย ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ Here am providing individual pics and how i did … ๐Ÿ™‚ Background effect: sprinkled salt on wet … More My Contribution to the Sketchbook

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Traveling Sketchbook

sisterhood of the travelling sketchbook About Sketchbook:ย Weโ€™re a small group of artists and craftspeople, brought together by botanical artist Anne Lawson.ย Weโ€™re each contributing a sample of our work to a hand bound Travelling Sketchbook that will journey around the globe. โ€œThere was enthusiastic interest from around the world, and here is the list of the … More Traveling Sketchbook

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DIY Parking Lot

This Parking Lot i made it for my son with cardboard. He loved it a lot. Donโ€™t forget to give me your feedback. Let me know how it turned out for you.

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Find a Reason to SMILE

One more painting, gifted to one of my neighbors. Chose the colors upon her favorite ones. ๐Ÿ™‚ Paintings are treasure,ย So by gifting paintings, you are gifting a long lasting treasure that will remind her about you. ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ Find a reason to “SMILE” ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚

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Beach Scenery Painting

Hi Friends….after a long time… I did lot of paintings and crafts. But I was not able to update here because of my busy schedule. May 27th My Wedding Anniversary. ย (Went to Miami for a week) June 11th My son birthday. (Celebrated with family and friends threw a big party) June 18th First Anniversary with … More Beach Scenery Painting

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DIY Bird House

Am building a birdy house … ๐Ÿ™‚ Used chop sticks to make it steady.. Let me know how it turned out for you.ย ๐Ÿ™‚ Thanks for stopping bye. ๐Ÿ™‚ Usha

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DIY Stop Sign

Activities That Teach Safety Through these fun and practical activities, children gain a deeper understanding and respect for safety precautions. A major plus in a safety focus is that children have to listen, communicate, and cooperate โ€” all essential social-interaction skills! Best of all, these activities are just plain fun because they invite children to … More DIY Stop Sign

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Under the Umbrella

Here are some pictures shown below, theย stepsย I completed this painting. With theย helpย of glue gun, I did outline for the umbrella to get the 2D effect and usedย nail polish to decorateย her dress ๐Ÿ™‚ ย I just want toย make my painting little creative. ๐Ÿ™‚ Hope you like it. Don’t forgot to leave your comments ๐Ÿ™‚ Have a great … More Under the Umbrella

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Happy birthday To Me

Birthdays are good for me. Statistics show that the more I have the longer I live. ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ Birthdays are nature`s way of telling us to eat more cake. Birthdays are like boogers. The more you have the harder it is to breathe. Another year older, none the wiser. Birthdays are just finger posts … More Happy birthday To Me

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Dripping bubble art

Hello friends, How are you….:-). After long time… I was busy while moving to another state… ๐Ÿ™‚ Packing, Unpacking… and all… Here am back with my new practice painting… How is it? Donโ€™t forget to give me your feedback. Thanks for visiting…:-)  

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Geometric Painting

This is my first attempt on canvas… ๐Ÿ™‚ How is it guys? Here is the step by step how I did. With the help of masking tape, i successfully able to do it… ๐Ÿ™‚

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Happy Birthday Day Hubby….โ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ’—๐ŸŒน๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ

HUSBAND… Mere words cannot begin, To tell you how Iย feel. You’re the one thing in my life, I can count on to be real. We’ve had our ups and downs, But whenever we’re apart, I still get an empty feeling, Deep inside my heart. We’ve walked the narrow road, And at the end of every … More Happy Birthday Day Hubby….โ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ’—๐ŸŒน๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ

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Painting for beginners with Acrylics

Hello friends, How are you… Amย happyย toย announcing that, I am learning painting…from online….all by my own….:-)ย  I want your support and wishesโ€ฆ… I have tiny practice on it but want to be a professional…. I will be happier if you join with me too…… so that I will be regular ๐Ÿ˜‰ these are my previous paintings….ย Paintings … More Painting for beginners with Acrylics

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Rangoli – VI : Pongal Special :-)

After long trip from India….ย We had a awesome time with all my family members… Within 3weeks we visited almost 4 cities. Pongal/Sankranti is the biggest festival in our region. We do celebrate 3 days… Bhogi, Sankranti, Kanuma. Here are some Bhogi day Rangolis…   And here are some Sankranti Rangolis….   This is me and … More Rangoli – VI : Pongal Special ๐Ÿ™‚

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DIY Christmas Tree

DIY Christmas Tree – Last before year Celebrations ๐Ÿ™‚ This was my first craft after coming to USA ๐Ÿ™‚ โ€œChristmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect.โ€ Materials used: Tensile Magazine … More DIY Christmas Tree

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DIY Rolling Paper Project – I

Wall Decor/Hanging with magazine papers. You can see the step by step process of making in this pictorial view.! ๐Ÿ™‚ Hope you all are having a wonderful Christmas season! Thanks for visiting. Leave your comments below. Be back here soon with another Rolling Paper Project. Have a great day! ๐Ÿ™‚

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My Christmas Tree Decorations

It’s my Kid’s Happy Dance….! He’s so happy that he will get gifts from his best friend Santa…. ! ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ He’s been ready with his wish list. Every day he’s asking me, “Is It Christmas Yet mom?”…. ๐Ÿ™‚ No baby not yet ๐Ÿ™‚

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DIY Bedside Organiser

Finding the right size Bedside organiser presents a challenge. Here’s a DIY Bedside organiser project. Recyclingย cardboard and paper into this functional piece of furniture brings the cost down to practically nothing, not to mention the Eco-hip artsy practicality of the whole project. I hate tangled cords. No, itโ€™s really just cords in generalโ€ฆ like when … More DIY Bedside Organiser

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4 Foods You Should Be Eating More of This Winter

Adding these to your diet may keep you happier and healthier all season long. When the weather gets colder, it makes sense that we crave a warm bowl of chili or soup instead of a cold saladโ€”but itโ€™s not just because these foods make us feel cozier. Our bodies are telling us what we need … More 4 Foods You Should Be Eating More of This Winter

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Halloween Nail Art :)

I love doing nail arts all by myself. I tried with Pumpkin Head, Ghost, Candy Corn, Spider web etc. These fun nail art ideas just might show up your costume. there you go! What are you gonna do to your nails this Halloween? Are you dressing up?!

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How to remove labels from glass jars and plastic bottles

How to Remove a Sticker from Plastic bottles: Getting stickers off of plastic seems like it should be much easier than it is. But getting glue to stick to plastic is hard to do, leading most manufacturers to use high-strength adhesives to keep labels on. Whether you can’t remove a sticker or want to clean … More How to remove labels from glass jars and plastic bottles

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