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DIY Thanksgiving place cards

Using supplies I had in my craft bins we made some fun place holders for all the kiddos joining us for Thanksgiving dinner.  Chances are that you do not have all the supplies I have used for this project at … Continue reading

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The big fork and spoon

I bought this bulletin board at the Pottery Barn outlet several years ago and I knew I would find just the right use for it someday.  Fortunately, I came up with an idea before it had to go out with the “de-stuffing” … Continue reading

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Apples and Oats

We have gone apple picking several times this fall.  We love apples here and go through them like crazy.  The kids can be found walking around with whole apples hanging from their mouths almost daily. We made 2 large batches … Continue reading

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Alphabet Curtains

Fabric Curtains…..too predictable!  Why not just use ribbon, scrapbook paper, and a wrapping paper roll.  Well, ok I think I will! You will also need:  Scissors, hot glue gun, fabric to cover wrapping paper roll, optional ( Exacto knife and … Continue reading

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Organizing it Green: Craft Supplies

With a burst of creative energy came the need to organize all my craft supplies.  I don’t have a craft room but with 2 little ones I can’t really hang out in a room that’s all my own anyway.  Mr. … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends Weekends #2

I think I will make this a regular thing every weekend (ok almost every weekend).  I seem to always have random ideas floating around in my head and my home.  Various tips, crafts, how to’s, organizing frenzies, etc..  This is where I … Continue reading

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Spring Mantel and Sign Project

I was featured at .  Thank You:) Another $0.00 project!  Reuse what you have, It’s amazing what you can find when you shop at home! After Christmas time my mantel is usually simply decorated.  I have noticed this pattern forming … Continue reading

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Letter Decor

I was featured at !  Many Thanks! I had these two pieces of fabric and really wanted to use them in some way.     This is what I came up with…….      I covered a plain bulletin board with one … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends Wednesday

This may become a regular post for me.  I often find that I have bits and pieces to share but they don’t always work together to form a cohesive theme.  So odds and ends it is! I just LOVE this hat … Continue reading

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Crafting a Spring Wreath

I have been so inspired by all the lovely wreaths sprouting here in blogland.  I was especially inspired by this beautiful creation by Wendy over at Ramblings from the Sunshine State.  Please check it out, you will find some wonderful … Continue reading

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