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DIY Tutorial, Party Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO

How to Plan a Family Picnic

The weather’s warming up and spending as much time outside as possible is one of our family goals.  We just spent the last several months stuck inside playing and it feels great having the sun on our skin while breathing in the fresh air. A fun family tradition to start is having a picnic lunch on a beautiful day at the park.  Of course, I’m also going to make sure it’s a beautiful and organized event too.  I mean, that’s just the kind of person I am! The Little  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Party Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO, Vinyl

Throw a Tropical Ice Cream Party with 4 Simple Crafts

I don’t know if you’ve been to the Dollar Tree lately, but they have TONS of cute tropical decor.  The best part?  It all only costs $1.00!!  I scooped up a bunch of the cuteness and decided I needed to have a DIY tropical ice cream party with the kids. Craftey was kind enough to sponsor this tropical party for us and provided me with some vinyl. I’m going to show you how I pulled together this whole party look for pennies on the dollar and mad DIY skills with 4 different  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Gift Ideas, Party Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO

Make Your Own Washi Tape With One Surprising Product

Washi tape…one of everyone’s favorite crafting supplies.  I don’t know about you but I tend to collect it and then don’t want to use it because if I use it all up I’ll be sad.  Logical…no, but that’s how the crafter’s mind works, right?  Just me? Well, guess what!  I just came up with a way to make your own washi tape with a common craft supply, for people who use vinyl,  you probably have it sitting in a drawer right now.  Any guesses? Ok,  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Holiday Crafts, Home Decor, Party Crafts

Make an Adorable Faux Floral Bunny for Easter

Spring is just around the corner, at least that’s what I keep telling myself so I don’t lose my sanity.  Spring also means Easter decor which is all about cute bunnies and chicks and Cadbury mini eggs (my favorite candy in the whole wide world). If you’ve been following along on my blog and Instagram feeds then I hope you know by now I’m all about making decor that’s actually affordable.  Guess where one of my favorite places to shop for supplies is…. the  ...

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