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How to Make a Diaper Cake Baby Gift

We celebrated a very special friend’s baby shower over the weekend and, although with the move I’ve been trying to curb my creative crafting juices lately, I really wanted to make something special for her.  Usually when I find out a good friend is expecting, I start working on a cross stitch project.  Then sometime […] Read more…

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Holiday Craft Features in Bird’s Party Magazine

The holidays are upon us and, like every year, I am quite excited.  We started off the season early this weekend by baking sugar cookies and finding new Christmas music for our IPod.  Always need to be ready in the car for the unexpected holiday traffic jam! If you like celebrating and entertaining around the […] Read more…

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Etched Glass Thanks Candle Holders

This Thanksgiving I’ve been focusing on decorating our mantel area.  Although we have had a mantel for years (it was actually one of the main selling features to originally buying our home), I feel like it is always the last space to get any special treatment around Thanksgiving.  Primarily it’s because my focus is on the tablescape […] Read more…

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Barnyard Party Cow Print Treat Bags and Favor Ideas

Favors are one of my favorite party elements.  Although a lot of people are saying that goodie bags have gone over the top, I think thoughtful favors is a sweet way to thank your guests for coming to the party.  Another aspect when thinking about favors is how you want to deliver them.  I love pretty and fun […] Read more…

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Free Printable Days of the Week Magnet Clips

When I was a teacher, there were so many things that I wished I could get done at the beginning of the year. You always had time for the really important things – getting to know your students, organizing reading groups and unpacking necessary supplies.  But there was always the desire to do more of the “fun” […] Read more…