Excitement and exploration. Chaos and confusion. Whisk and wander.

DIY Treasure Chest Bank

By Jessica

The day started with a bit of tragedy. I was lying in bed, still half-asleep when I heard…

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Will You Accept the Plastic Free July Challenge?

By Jessica

It’s Plastic Free July. Don’t know what that is? I didn’t either until a few weeks ago. But…

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Nurses, Teachers, Military Spouses… Thank You!

By Jessica

Teacher Appreciation Week, Nurse Appreciation, Military Spouse Appreciation and Sunday brings Mother’s Day. Seriously. All rolled up in…

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A pinch of this. A dash of that. And a whole lot of DIY. This is my journey. A chronicle of my adventures (and misadventures) with do-it-yourself projects, simple recipes and experiences surviving parenting and adulting.

Join me for the good, the bad, and the ‘nailed it!’ moments along the way.

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Hurry up and wait. My life in a nutshell. And the concept behind Rush & Ramble.

Whether you're looking to spend some time with a DIY project or buy something already made, I've got you covered. In additions to projects, crafts and kid-friendly activities, I'll be sharing my thoughts, experiences and experiments along the way.

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Handmade accessories, art and decor, perfect to gift or keep for yourself. All items sold in the shop are handmade and often one of a kind.

Jessica

Military spouse and mom of one with experience in marketing, volunteer management and, most recently, project support and copy writing. Currently leveraging a BS in Marketing from a top University to negotiate with a pint-sized version of myself.

Outside of work and managing the household, I am a serial dabbler and have rarely met a craft or hobby I didn't enjoy. Whether it's painting, volunteering, or running through the sprinklers, there's always some small way to make every day its own adventure.