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Spring Decorating Ideas

Spring Decorating Ideas

Spring Decorating Ideas Navy and White Striped Wreath by View From the Fridge Pink Ranunculus by Simply Suzanne's White Dry Brushing by Simply Vintageous Spring Picture Frame Wreath by Fun Home Things Pillow with Knife Pleat Ruffle by Newton Custom Interiors Home Decor to Welcome Spring by The Painted Apron DIY Rustic Toolbox by Flower Patch Farmhouse Scandinavian Pink Frenchy by Brepurposed Spring Hydrangea … [Read more...]

Personalized Monogram Paper

Monogram Paper

Personalized Monogram Paper  This project is part of a sponsored series from Expressionery and and Crafty Hangouts. You may already know Expressionery as a fabulous place to find lovely stationary and gifts. But did you know they also offer stamps, including monogram stamps? I recently got the opportunity to create some fun projects with Expressionery's Monogram Wreath Custom Stamp and their Detailed Diamond Monogram … [Read more...]

Eve’s Amazing Deviled Eggs Recipe

My Mom's Deviled Egg Recipe

Eve's Amazing Deviled Egg Recipe My Mom is so great in the kitchen... she's been making her Amazing Deviled Eggs Recipe as long as I can remember. There's only one challenge with these yummy eggs-- how to stop eating all them! Eve's Amazing Deviled Egg Recipe Hard boil, peel, and halve six extra large eggs Remove yolks In a small mixing bowl, combine the yolks, 3 tbs mayonaise and ¼ tsp of seasoned rice wine … [Read more...]

Easter Crafts In Under 10 Minutes

Easter Crafts

Easter Crafts In Under 10 Minutes  These projects are part of a sponsored series from Consumer Crafts and Crafty Hangouts. You can make these colorful projects quick as a bunny! Check out my video for FAST tutorials on these projects. Supplies for Painted Egg Darice Glass Eggs DecoArt Crafter's Acrylic Paint in Pretty Pink Darice Bunnies and Chicks Foam Stickers Plastic Easter Egg Necklaces  Supplies for … [Read more...]

PP: Tweet Jolie

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Hello there! Kara here, hosting this week's edition of Pinterest Feature Friday alongside my friends Michele, Malia, and Bev! Each week we feature a new pinner from the Master List. It's so fun finding new pinners to follow! This week I am spot-lighting Kristin of Tweet Jolie! Hi Kristin {waves hand}! Kristin has 96 awesome boards and 5,666 pins. Wow-wee that's a lot of fun to comb through my friends. Let's take a … [Read more...]

DIY Garden Stone Mushroom

Concerte Mushroom

DIY Garden Stone Mushroom Let's face it--  mushrooms are adorable! You can make your own cement mushroom in just a few simple sets. Set it out in the garden, you never "gnome" who will might show up! Supplies: Milestones Premium Stepping Stone Mix, cardboard mushroom, Americana Acrylic Paint in Raw Sienna, Santa Red and Snow, painter’s tape or masking tape and a spouncer (round brush to make the dots). You’ll also … [Read more...]

12 Bunny Projects for Easter

Easter Crafts

12 Bunny Projects for Easter Bunny Projects say EASTER to me! The bright happy colors are so welcome after a long gray winter. To me, bunnies symbolize spring, rebirth and renewal. Here (or should I say "Hare"?) are a dozen Bunny Projects-- from crafts and decor to food ideas... perfect for Easter! Bunny Eggs Cute decor that will last you forever-- this Bunny Family is so darling. Fondant takes a plain cookie … [Read more...]

Celebrating National Reading Month

Tips for starting a Mother/Daughter Book Club

Celebrating National Reading Month Did you know that March is National Reading Month? It's the perfect time to encourage your child's  love of books. My daughter Mia is an enthusiastic reader. It's not unusual for her to devour three books at a time! Being able to read multiple titles simultaneously via one fabulous (very light) device is just one reason why the Kindle e-reader ($79) is a must-have for young readers. … [Read more...]

Shabby Chic Mason Jar Vase

Shabby Chic Mason Jar Vase

Shabby Chic Mason Jar Vase You can upgrade a plain Mason Jar into a Shabby Chic Mason Jar Vase, perfect for displaying spring blooms! Supplies: Mason Jar, 1 yard of wide floral ribbon, 1/4 yard of lace ribbon, hot glue. Supplies from Ben Franklin Crafts and Frames Redmond. Directions: 1. Cut 12 inches from the floral ribbon and set aside. 2. With the remaining (24 inch) length of floral ribbon, make pleats in a … [Read more...]

Project Inspire{d} #111

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Project Inspire{d} #111 Welcome to the first official SPRING Project Inspire{d}! It's fantastic to see you here. I've got a case of spring fever. Here are the springy posts I was working on this week: 16 Flower Pot Projects for Every Season DIY Paper Bag Bird's Nests Thanks again for joining Mary Beth, Steph, Diane and I. Have a creative week {I know you will}! Party Guidelines We’d love for you to include … [Read more...]