Tweet I used to love playing with dolls, action figures and stuffed animals – no toy was safe from the grand adventures my imagination drummed up! I’d even create my very own “doll house” from cardboard boxes or the living room furniture (my parents just loved that)! Tired of stepping around my high fashion hair […]
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Tweet When I was a kid, my constant companion was a large bag of Legos – not a set of Legos, but a completely custom collection of random Lego pieces. I loved that each time I dug into my bag of Legos, I pulled out a random piece that let my imagination run wild! And […]
Tweet When I was a kid, I used to imagine that the reason trains went so fast was because they were racing! Yes, I pictured train workers rushing around to load cargo as quick as lightening and then drive at top speeds (300 mph in my mind) to fight for first place. While my imagination […]
Tweet When I was little, a pillow was just a pillow – a soft rectangle shoved inside your favorite princess or cartoon pillow cover, but not anymore! A colorful and kooky collection of experimental pillow creations, The Kreechers are the plush misfits with personality that will win the hearts and imaginations of any child (or […]
Tweet Anyone that knows me knows that I LOVE everything having to do with fashion! I have enough outfits to last me months and a shoe closet every girl would want. A few years ago, I took my love of fashion to the next level and decided to start designing and making my own garments. […]
Tweet Anyone who knows me knows that I love everything having to do with baking! From whipping up a batch of butter cream frosting to filling homemade puff pastry shells with French cream, I live to dazzle and delight with my tasty creations. When I was younger, I’d spend hours waiting patiently for my Easy […]
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