A DIY Vlog: How to Make a Ribbon Christmas Tree!

Here ya go, folks… it’s a DIY vlog! Are you ready? Make your own ribbon Christmas tree! A DIY ribbon Christmas tree, whaaaat?!!┬áJust in time to deck your halls so you can go ahead and make your own! Or in my case – to get severely burned by my glue gun.. One day I was […]

Polka Dot Pumpkins Are the New Black: Polka Dot Pumpkin Tutorial

Have you ever thought, “I think pumpkins would be cuter with polka dots painted on them.” ME. TOO!!! Polka dot pumpkins for Halloween?!!! Is there awesome in that?… THE YES! I am not going to say this project isn’t messy. And I am not going to say I didn’t have to break out the q-tips […]

The Swine Flu Mask Revisited: How To Make a FASHION Swine Flu Mask!

I am going RETRO-VLOG here at Jenny On the Spot today. I was talking to my dear friend Katherine recently and she mentioned my swine flu mask video, WHICH I HAD FORGOTTEN ABOUT. I thought, since I am distracted by city lights and blisters on my feet in NYC, I’d bring this old but goodie […]

DIY: Galvanized Poultry Feeder Becomes Candy Dispenser – BOOM!

I cannot take credit for this little gem. My friend Andrea is the mastermind. I went to one of her parties one time and I won a galvanized poultry feeder and mason jar filled with Jelly Bellies! A POULTRY FEEDER? You ask… YOU *WON* A POULTRY FEEDER, JENNY? Did I stutter?… A POULTRY FEEDER FILLED […]

Advice from a Stage Mother: Costume Approved Snacks

Over the last 3 years or so… my kids (and hitherhencetofore mom and dad) have been sacrificed to the theatre gods have been actively involved in the local children’s theatre group. Something that ALWAYS comes up is — what the heck to feed the kids in the 4-8 hours they have to be in costume! […]

A How-to: How to receive a compliment!

It can be hard to take a compliment, no? Since I am so full of it… (what?)… I thought I’d tackle this subject. In video… So. When you get a compliment, how do YOU handle it? In other news… So long summer. You will be missed… Dearly missed. *sniff* ******** Get Jenny On the Spot’s […]

Vlogging: More Tips (A BlogHer Conference Video Blogging U Follow-up)

Last week at BlogHer I spoke on a panel with Carley of DigiTwirl and Corinne of Craftovision. I didn’t get a picture of us together (FAIL), but I DID get a picture of me with my microphone! And people. The room was PACKED! Word on the street is that many were turned away. Not unlike […]

How To Be An Internet Movie Phenom… WithOUT Taking Your Clothes Off

I’m not saying that I’m an internet movie phenom. [photo credit: Maya of Memtales] Have you seen my practically VIRAL Swine Flu Mask video? How about my own dance video? Or how about my in-depth look at sandwich crusts? Tell me those are not of the internet movie phenomeniscuoiusness. I’m kidding. My friend Giyen, ya […]