Anxiety, Crafts, Friends, Link Party

Mental Health Crafting-Mod Podge Flower Pumpkins

  I swear to GOD this is the last post about pumpkins this fall. Promise. Pinky swear. Honestly, I wasn't even going to write about it but Rebecca sent me this idea a few weeks ago and we decided to do some "mental health crafting" one glorious fall day when the stars lined up and we both… Continue reading Mental Health Crafting-Mod Podge Flower Pumpkins

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Crafts, Dollar Tree, Link Party

The Easiest Party Centerpiece You’ll Ever Make

  The older I get, the more I realize that my creativity is in the sewer. When my girls were littler (and I was littler as well), I had grand visions, I came up with the coolest ideas PRE-PINTERST mind you! For Anna's first birthday, I centered it around a teddy bear theme, came up with… Continue reading The Easiest Party Centerpiece You’ll Ever Make

Crafts, Link Party

Creating a Fun Gift Using Birthday Cards

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. and American Greetings. All opinions are mine alone. #BirthdaysMadeBrighter #CollectiveBias     I love making birthdays special for everyone in my family and our daughter's friends are no exception. Raising two girls means lots and lots of birthday party invites which means I need to get… Continue reading Creating a Fun Gift Using Birthday Cards

Crafts, Decorating, Link Party

Laundry Sucks So Let’s Make a Sign

  A few weeks ago I was perusing Pinterest and I found something so wonderful that I pinned it then emailed it to myself and texted it to myself for good measure. What? It's good. Just look.     After some clicking, it turns out a blog called A Girl and a Glue Gun made this.… Continue reading Laundry Sucks So Let’s Make a Sign

Christmas, Dollar Tree, Holidays, Link Party

Dollar Tree Handmade Christmas Ornaments

  Years ago back when this blog was brand new, it seemed I was on a mission to create projects with items I found at Dollar Tree. This was my first Dollar Tree post back in August of 2010, two months after I began blogging. It went downhill after that. Or uphill depending on how… Continue reading Dollar Tree Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Christmas, Crafts, Dollar Tree, Link Party

Dollar Store Personalized Plates for Mamie and Papa

I need to start this post out by saying that this is a Pinterest fail. At least on my part.  But I loved the pictures and that Ella was so damn excited to make this for her grandparents for Christmas. Either this is a giant myth or I misread the directions (which would not be… Continue reading Dollar Store Personalized Plates for Mamie and Papa

Crafts, Dollar Tree, Link Party

Candy Bar Wreath. Because Nothing Says “I Love You” Like a Root Canal

*I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So please excuse the words where pictures should be but I don't have the time or energy to find the pictures.    I love to come up with fun things for my children. But unfortunately, I don't come up with them.… Continue reading Candy Bar Wreath. Because Nothing Says “I Love You” Like a Root Canal