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How to Make DIY Upcycled Candy Ornaments

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
How to Make DIY Upcycled Candy Ornaments

Turn clean old socks into adorable Christmas ornaments with this easy holiday craft: DIY Upcycled Candy Ornaments. You know those adorable socks you had that you loved? The ones that you only got to wear once or twice before inexplicably losing one? Well, before you toss their adorableness, use them well. Just make sure they […]

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10 DIY Non-Scary Costumes for Girls

| October 12, 2014 | 4 Comments
10 DIY Non-Scary Costumes for Girls

Looking for the perfect Halloween costume for your little girl? These 10 non-scary costumes for girls will make the night of fright a delight! When the kids and I went looking for Halloween accessories and a costume for my nine-year-old son, there were so many options for the ready-to-scare set. From bloody zombies to the […]

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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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