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A Few of Their Favorite Things Teacher Gift

Raise your hand if you have a kid in school right now.  The school year is nearing the end and all those hard working teachers have earned a treat.  Ask your kid’s teacher what their favorite things are and compile a fun gift basket with those items. When in doubt, gift cards are always the perfect solution.  As a daughter of a teacher, trust me when I say they don’t want lotions or mugs. I rewrote the classic “Favorite Things” song from The Sound of Music with  ...

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Cardmaking, DIY Tutorial, Holiday Crafts, Kid Crafts

Make your own Valentines for Kids

This is our first year having our oldest in preschool and I have to admit I’m having lots of fun coming up with crafts for the various holidays.0 Instead of buying a box of regular old valentines for him to give out this year I wanted to make my own. Schools nowadays are pretty hesitant about candy and food due to allergies and dietary restrictions so I wanted to come up with a non-food treat. What little kids don’t love stickers?!  I know us parents have different feelings on  ...

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Bridal Decor, Cardmaking, DIY Tutorial, Party Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO, Wedding

How to Design Your Own Bridal Shower Invitations

We are entering wedding season yet again!  How many people do you know getting married this year? I’m lucky to know two happy couples tying the knot this summer!  One is my younger brother and the other is one of my best friends. I’m co-hosting a bridal shower for my friend in early March so I needed to get the invitations designed and in the mail. Sure you can always buy invitations, but what fun is that?!?  We are makers and the DIY gene is in our blood.  Plus I like to have  ...

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