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Makeup Organizer for Renters

Have you ever gotten to the point in your life where you are just ready to settle down and create a home where your kids can actually grow up in the same home? Well that is where I am. I want my kids to be able to create life-long friends that move to different schools Read More

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Octopus Lollipops

The materials you will need for this project are: Tootsie Roll Lollipops Tissue Paper Assorted Colored Pipe Cleaners Googly eyes, or eye stickers Stickers (Optional) Items you need for the display stand: Styrofoam Cone Craft Spray Paint – Be sure to get the type that states that it is safe for crafty foams.   The Read More

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Fish School Birthday Banner

The birthday banner, in my opinion, is one of the most fun things to create for my kids birthday parties. I love to make it themed and personalized. Every year I create a new banner, but this year’s was too adorable. What you need for this craft: Pre-cut paper fish shapes. Alphabet Stickers For the Read More

Jellyfish Mood Light

Jellyfish Mood Lighting

First off, let me say, this project turned out way cooler than I had imagined in my head. Sometimes we complete a project and we impress ourselves with the results, this is one of those projects. When I presented this project to my daughter, initially she was unsure about just how it would turn out, Read More

Octopus Guard

Octopus Guard

In June, I had an Under the Sea themed birthday party for our two youngest. It was a blast. One of the fun stations at a birthday part is the gift table. We happen to have a great table set up in the corner of the room, so it was the perfect place to design Read More

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Sea Sponges

Usually when you have a summer party, it inevitably involves water of some sort. Well,  I decided we were having an Under the Sea Birthday Party for my two youngest, whose birthdays are both in June. I wanted to have something that they could play with. We had a sand box and a small kiddie Read More

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Spring is here!

I decided it was time to add some color and life to my very dull and lifeless front yard. I added flowers to my pots and positioned my gnomes to greet and welcome visitors. Beyond that, I finally added the bird bath to the decor. It needs a fresh coat of paint and one day Read More

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Bookmarks!

Well, I decided to make some bookmarks. For my first attempt, I think I did a good job. It was really difficult to decide exactly what I wanted to do so I just gathered up some supplies and experimented. Supplies: Cardstock Stickers Sequins Glue Glitter Glue Washi Tape This was my first one. I used Read More

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Acrylic Rock Painting

Have you ever done this? Have you ever drawn or painted on a rock? Rock painting has so much history and I love how every painting is completely different that anything I’ve witnessed before. I love how just different color dots and strokes can turn something into a story. This is the first time that Read More

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Meet Fred!

So my daughter surprised me today with the most awesome clay sculpture she has made to date. My daughter, who is 8, made this creature in art class at school. She knows I can appreciate all types of art, but this truly did impress me. We are riding in the car and she says, “Mom, Read More

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Solo Cup Scratch Fun

At a birthday party, I couldn’t help making my nameplate as well as my fiance’s look creative. Doing this made me want to go buy some scratch pads. Has anyone else had this problem with expressing yourself at every moment possible? Also, have you ever created art with scratch paper? If so, what brand is Read More