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  • Reese in Wonderland


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  • This year, Reese’s birthday party theme was a spin on Alice in Wonderland. Only problem, we got rained out. So all of our themed ideas had to get pushed aside. Still, this was a reminder to me as a mom and … Continue reading


  • Fall Fun is Right Around the Corner


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  • Welcome to our August Blog Hop! This month we are focusing on Fall Fun!! Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be starting the blog hop or … Continue reading


  • Summertime Fun!


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  • Welcome to our June Blog Hop! This month we are focusing on Summertime and Family Fun activities. Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration and how to as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be starting the blog … Continue reading


  • Simple and Elegant Ways to Add Details to Your Wedding (or Event)



  • Welcome to our May Blog Hop! Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration and how to as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be starting the blog hop or may have come from Cindy Clearwater at Something Blue Virgin Islands on Natalie’s … Continue reading


  • {Pals Blog Hop} DIY Bridal Shower Details



  • Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for May where we are preparing for the retirement of some Stampin’ Up! products.  Though it may be goodbye to some very loved supplies, it will make room for the much anticipated new catalog … Continue reading


  • A Great Rainy Day Activity for Kids


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  • This year, we didn’t go anywhere for spring break and my daughter really wanted to get together with some of her girlfriends from school. Plus, she’s been obsessed with the idea of camping lately, and I’m just not a camping … Continue reading


  • Four Feather Ombre Card



  • I promise this is the last feather card I’ll share with you this week! 😉 Sometimes I get on a roll and can’t seem to stop myself. Back in February, I shared this beautiful ombre Four Feather card with you… I … Continue reading


  • Sunny Yellow Card Stock Wreath


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  • I’m a little obsessed with handmade wreaths, and I really enjoy changing them out in my home from time to time. In our kitchen, we have a large space over the sink where I like a fabulous splash of color, … Continue reading


  • Budget-Friendly Coffee Filter Flower Wreath DIY


  • Budget-Friendly Coffee Filter Flower Wreath DIY

  • One of our DIY projects is featured on DIY Lifestyle Magazine this month! Thank you for featuring some of our work! This wreath is just perfect for so many different occasions. We’re talking baby and bridal showers, Valentine’s Day, Mother’s … Continue reading


  • Stampin’ Up! Spring Card Ideas and Inspiration


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  •   Welcome to the March Pals Blog Hop where we are celebrating spring. This month we are featuring spring related projects for Mother’s Day, Easter or any other occasion that celebrates winter coming to an end. You may just be … Continue reading


  • The Perfect Bridesmaid {or Hostess} Gift You Can Make!


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  • The Pinterest find of the week is a DIY monogrammed bag! We have the perfect bag for your bridesmaids to use long after your wedding is over.  (This is also a fabulous gift you can create to thank a hostess … Continue reading


  • A Crafty Valentine Party for Kiddos


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  • It has become an annual tradition in our home to host a craft Valentine card-making party for my daughter Reese and her friends. This year was a lot of fun once again. Enjoy the pictures, details, and crafts below to … Continue reading


  • How to Make Sheet Music Angel Ornaments


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  • It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Welcome to the last Pals Blog Hop of 2014. This month we want to help you start your holiday wish list by sharing projects featuring our favorite Stampin’ Up! papers, stamps, tools … Continue reading


  • Thanksgiving Craft- DIY Give Thanks Cards


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  • Welcome to the November Pals Blog Hop, we are thankful you stopped by.  This month we are showcasing projects that show our thanks, including both thank you and Thanksgiving themed projects. You may just be starting the blog hop or … Continue reading


  • Monster Mash Themed Kids Birthday Party


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  • My daughter’s birthday is always fun for me to plan every year. We have a great time coming up with a fun theme and getting creative together. Reese loves to help make the crafts and details and be a part … Continue reading


  • Fall Stampin’ Up Crafts


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  •   Welcome to the October Pals Blog Hop where we are celebrating an early Halloween and Harvest season. This month we are sharing Halloween and fall projects using our wonderful Stampin’ Up! supplies. You may just be starting the blog … Continue reading


  • Money Tree


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  • This is such a fun way to give someone the gift of cash in a creative way! Our choir director reached his 10 year milestone with the church and everyone gave $10, raising $400 as a gift for him! Instead … Continue reading


  • Finding Your Inspiration (in spite of Pinterest)


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  •   A few years back in the wedding and event industry, brides and hosts alike came to us frustrated because they couldn’t find enough inspiration for their events. Unless they were crazy Martha Stewart followers like some of us.  😉 … Continue reading


  • Freaky Friends and Ghoulish Greetings


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  • Welcome to the September Pals Blog Hop! This month we are showing off our favorite new products from the new Stampin’ Up! Holiday Catalog. We hope you enjoy our projects! You may just be starting the blog hop or may … Continue reading


  • DIY Halloween Birthday Party Invitations


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  • Obviously I love parties. Like a lot. And so when I had a little girl almost 7 years ago (big gulp), it gave me yet another excuse to have a blast planning, designing and styling super fun and fab parties … Continue reading


  • DIY Custom Envelope Tutorial


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  • Today’s video tutorial is made using the Stampin’ Up! envelope punch board tool – one of my favorite tools. 🙂 You can use this to make your wedding invitation envelopes, shower or party envelopes, or just a thank you note … Continue reading