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DIY Teal Pumpkin & Food Allergy Awareness Jewelry

This past weekend we attended the FARE walk for food allergy locally and I wanted to wear some fun jewelry that symbolized what the event was all about – food allergies.  Teal is the color of food allergy awareness, so I decided to make these simple teal barrettes and necklaces for my daughter and I.   And […]

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A Very Crafty Christmas with Silhouette Giveaway!

A Very Crafty Christmas with Silhouette Giveaway Hosted by Momma Lew and Sponsored by Silhouette   The Silhouette Portrait is a Crafting Dream Machine. It’s on every Do-It-Yourself-er and Crafter’s holiday wish list. Find out about the Silhouette Portrait and it’s large counterpart the Cameo in Momma Lew’s review HERE. Silhouette wants to make *2* […]

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DIY Under 5 – Fun Fall Centerpiece!

My daughter and I love exploring the outdoors and we have been slightly obsessed with collecting pine cones and sticks so I decided to build off of my DIY tissue paper plate turkeys last week and put together another fun fall project which I spotted in the recent Whole Foods booklet. This is such a fun […]

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Kids in the Kitchen – Easy DIY Shiny Crowns and Bracelets

I love making crafts out of items that would otherwise be trashed.  My husband usually nags me about saving too many things – cereal boxes, yogurt containers, glass jars, etc, etc… and sometimes if I don’t use them quickly enough he snags them for the recycling bin. After finishing up some yogurt we used in our birthday […]

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Surprise Ride Box Giveaway!

Surprise Ride Box Giveaway! Sponsored by: Surprise Ride Hosted by:  Savory Savings Co-hosted by: Michigan Saving & More How fun would it be to take your children on a monthly Surprise Ride around the Earth (and even the galaxy!?)  With Surprise Ride you can!  Themes are a surprise each month and cover a range of fun […]

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Silhouette Portrait – Let’s Get Crafty Giveaway!

  Welcome to the Silhouette Portrait – Let’s Get Crafty Giveaway! Hosted by: Momma Lew What is the Silhouette Portrait? And why do you want it? The Silhouette Portrait is an electronic cutting tool that works with your PC or Mac. With a small blade, it cuts paper, cardstock, vinyl, fabric, and more! You can […]

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Five Things {Weekly Link-Up Party} – July 4th Activity Round-Up

  Is it July already!?  Seriously, where did June go.  July 4th is just a day away and we’re planning on celebrating the day with family and spending some time outdoors. We love the outdoors – exploring parks, nature, walking, the zoo – but sometimes you need a break from the sun, so for this […]

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The Craftys Awards – I’m a Finalist!

Wanted to share some cool news with you all… I just found out today that I am a finalist in The Craftys for my Pinterest Board “DIY Crafts!”  And here’s the tweet to prove it:   In case you haven’t heard about The Craftys yet, they are a new annual awards celebration for crafters – sort of like the […]

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Michaels, you rock… my hubby might not agree, and that’s okay!

My hubby took a day off from work on Friday to watch some of the March Madness basketball – his favorite time of the year he says – basketball on all day and night – that is until the allergies start setting in then it quickly turns into his least favorite time of the year. […]

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