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Painting with Flower Petals

April 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

The girls and I were outside playing, on a fairly windy day, when we came in the house and I notice that there were different color spots on the tile floor. When I got a paper towel to wipe them up I realized that they were flower petals.  With the wind blowing we must have stepped on a few and [Read more]

Casino Night Dice Centerpieces

March 31, 2014 // 6 Comments

Casino night for my daughter softball team was coming up and I had the opportunity to make the centerpieces for the cocktail table.  I wanted to make something fun, which went along with the theme, so I decided I would make a couple different ones, there was going to have 9 tables. I also wanted [Read more]

Water Hose turned Basket

March 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

Every year my daughters elementary school holds a gift basket raffle at open house night.  Each class chooses a theme and donations are made accordingly.  For the last two years I have had the honors of putting the basket together.  This year was a Garden Theme.  I was really excited,  I had [Read more]

Clever Holder for Small Objects when Painting!

March 10, 2014 // 1 Comment

Do your children ever have a hard time painting something because it to small.  Is the item they are painting awkward and hard to hold onto.  I ran into this problem when we were making rings from a craft kit we purchased at Jo-Ann’s Craft Store. We purchased a little kit with plastic clear [Read more]

Leprechaun Traps

February 17, 2014 // 4 Comments

St. Patrick’s Day is soon approaching and the girls are already brain storming on what kind of Leprechaun trap to make this year. Every year my daughter make trap in hopes to catch the Leprechaun before he messes up the house.  Creating a Leprechaun trap with your children can be so much [Read more]

Angry Bird Wooden Structure!

February 13, 2014 // 2 Comments

We are still at it.  I have been calling this last week operation Angry Bird.  I love helping make decorations for parties. When I was told I have free range to make or create anything I wanted too, I spent hours thinking of what I could make.  This particular project was a last minute idea!  I [Read more]

Angry Bird Boxes

February 10, 2014 // 4 Comments

The Angry Bird craze is still holding strong! My God son is in love with Angry Birds and just turned 5, so his parents are throwing an Angry Bird Party!!! I was so excited that I would get to help out with some of the decor.  I decided,  that the first thing I would do is paint some boxes to look [Read more]

8 Fun Valentine’s Day Projects

February 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

Wow, can you believe that February is here already.  Valentine’s Day is in a few days, I for some reason love this Holiday.  I mean who doesn’t enjoy a day where almost everyone is happy and showing love to others.  I had so much fun this year doing Valentine projects.  Here is a little [Read more]

Yarn Decorated Jars for Valentine Goodies

January 27, 2014 // 1 Comment

Do you ever look at a jar when you finish it?  Maybe, I am crazy, but every time we purchase a jar of something I always look at the Shape.  There are so many different shape, sizes, and textures of jars.  I get super excited when I get a jar and when the label is removed that it clear or see [Read more]

Valentine’s Day Signs and Yarn Art

January 24, 2014 // 2 Comments

I found some cute painted wooden Valentine’s Day signs in the dollar bins at Target that I couldn’t pass up.  I thought that they would be cute to add a little embellishment to.  The more and more I looked at them I thought it would be pretty to add a second color to them and some [Read more]
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