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Easy Turkey Wreath Tutorial

| November 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
Easy Turkey Wreath Tutorial

When it comes to craft, I like mine super easy. And it helps if they are cute too. That was my aim when creating this Easy Turkey Wreath Tutorial. A few weeks ago, I spied the cutest turkey wreath on Google+. Occasionally Crafty had made and posted about it — and it’s beautiful. She used […]

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DIY Personalized After-School Snack Trays

| September 9, 2013 | 2 Comments
DIY Personalized After-School Snack Trays

Yes, it’s true: I have a thing for trays. We have ones for entertaining, a tray for tea time and now … two just for the kids. These cute trays are perfect for after-school snacks (which don’t ordinarily include brownies, but it was the first day of school) — and help streamline our afternoons. When […]

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DIY Breakfast Nook Sign

| August 23, 2013 | 1 Comment
DIY Breakfast Nook Sign

With the kids returning to school in just a few days (we’re down to one-handed counting, people!), I am running around trying to get our house totally ready for back to school. Among my to-dos? To get our breakfast nook ready for the morning madness. The kids will be tasked with making their own breakfasts […]

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DIY Inspirational Quote Tray

| August 12, 2013 | 1 Comment
DIY Inspirational Quote Tray

This easy DIY project creates a beautiful tray with a motivational quote on it. It’s perfect for keeping you inspired all day long. In a few short weeks, I will have two kids in school full-time. I can hardly believe it. Of course, they will be on different school schedules, but that’s okay. It comes […]

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Lamp Makeover: A Whimsical New Look

| July 18, 2013 | 1 Comment
Lamp Makeover: A Whimsical New Look

Don’t toss that ceramic lamp! Instead, give your old lamp a whimsical new look with an easy lamp makeover. When I saw the old white lamp in the basement during a cleaning binge, I nearly donated it. The lamp had clearly seen better days, sitting there forgotten with a few chips and discoloration. It used […]

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DIY Seaglass Candle

| June 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
DIY Seaglass Candle

Every summer, my kids and I spend copious amounts of time at the beach and collect countless amounts of shells, driftwood and seaglass. While much of it gets returned to the shore, we always use a little bit in crafting pursuits. And a little bit always seems to make its way with us back to […]

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Consumer Crafts Pin It to Win It Contest

| March 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
Consumer Crafts Pin It to Win It Contest

Are you crafty? I like to think of myself as crafty light — meaning I enjoy crafting but I don’t quite have the intense craft know-how of some amazing women I know. Still, I have a slight addiction to crafts — and especially craft supplies so when Consumer Crafts asked me to partake in a […]

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How to Make Rope Coasters

| February 5, 2013 | 1 Comment
How to Make Rope Coasters

Editor’s Note: When I was approached with this idea for a guest post, I jumped at it. How perfect would a stack of these nautical-inspired rope coasters be in a seaside home? Or how fun would they be in a beach-inspired one? Hope you enjoy this DIY post on how to make rope coasters. -SC […]

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Fairy Princess Costume, Made by You.

| October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments
Fairy Princess Costume, Made by You.

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Easy DIY Fairy Wands

| October 8, 2012 | 0 Comments
Easy DIY Fairy Wands

Is there a little magic in the air? ‘Tis the season and all, right? Your kids will love these simple but oh-so-fun wands with imaginary magic just bursting off them. And you will adore making them — this craft couldn’t be simpler. Easy DIY Fairy Wands You need: sticks (about 8-10″ long) 2 metallic pipe […]

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