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Easter Eggshell DIY projects vases votives planter
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With Easter passed, it’s time to de-bunny the house.  While a lot of your existing decor will still work for the next couple months, there’s a good chance a lot won’t.  It’s easy to put your bunny blinders on preparing for Easter festivities.  Now is the time to simply focus

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Sleepovers have become a very important part of my family’s life.  I remember loving them as a kid but the idea of organizing them as a parent seemed daunting to me.  That was before I dove head first into them (with no real other choice).  Sleepovers are now my favorite

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Top 5 DIY valentines kids crafts
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1.  Friendship Bracelet Valentines from Dandee    2.  Princess and Super Hero Peg Doll Valentines from Crossing the Bugger-Dixon Line  3.  Lucky In Love Scratch Off Valentines from BHG  4.  Envelope Valentines from Nest of Posies  5.  Peach Prize Ball Valentine from The Sweetest Occasion

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chinese new year
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I have always loved Chinese New Year and, no, I am nowhere close to being Chinese nor have I ever been there.  The Great Wall of China is clearly on my bucket list, and I want to this when I get there. So back to Chinese New Year– It is

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christmascraftsdecorDIYholiday

Oh how I love to decorate this season with winter trees!  No matter your religion or style, I think trees are a fun decor.  I typically do not like the look of the purchasable faux mini trees.  Here are a few great DIY ideas for creating you own: From Little

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I love coming across fun project and recipes I can do with my daughter. Holiday Crafting & Baking with Kids by Jessica Strand is such a wonderful holiday catch-all. Inside this fun book you’ll find recipes and crafts for Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Years and Boxing Day! She really

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christmasDIYholidayTop 5

1.  Clothespins Holding Christmas Packages   2.  Tree Houses  3.  Pennants  4. Elegant Ornaments (instead of presents, each day you place a new ornament on your tree!)  5.  Little Pails

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craftsDIYholidaythanksgiving

With Halloween successfully behind us, it’s time to start focusing in on Thanksgiving.  As a kid, Thanksgiving was just something that happened between Halloween and Christmas.  There was a lot of food involved and gathering of relatives I hadn’t seen since last Christmas.  And while the tradition was a nice

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Easter is quickly approaching, and I know you’re already planning on the festivities (look out Erin, here we come!).   I love Easter and all of it’s wonderful traditions, pastel colors, and historical connections.  Eggs are most certainly a staple for the holiday, and I love what they represent: new life. 

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Calling all crafty/sewing mamas of boys!! If you haven’t noticed in the blogosphere, boy tutorials and crafts are pretty scarce. I seriously drool over the girly stuff, ooh-ing and ahh-ing the whole time. Then I realize,” I will never get to do those crafts” which turns into me scouring the

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