DIY Wedding Crafts Glitter Bottom Heels

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DIY Wedding Crafts Glitter Bottom Heels   I LOVE DIY Wedding Crafts that really make your wedding unique (without cleaning out your wallet!). So this week, I wanted to share this fun way to dress up your wedding shoes with these DIY Glitter Bottom Heels! This craft is SO easy to make, and can be customized to any wedding theme and color! When I got married I had an Alice in Wonderland theme, and dressed up my wedding flip-flops (yep, I wore flip-flops at my wedding, no shame!) with … [Read more...]

DIY Wedding Bouquet Button Ball

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DIY Wedding Bouquet Button Ball   Weddings can be really expensive! And a big chunk of your wedding budget can be dedicated to flowers. The bridal bouquet, the bridesmaids bouquets, center pieces, etc. We actually used fake flowers for a lot of our wedding flowers. So if you are looking for a fun (and cheap!) alternative to bridesmaids bouquets, then I have a fun project for you today! Pictured above is my DIY Wedding Bouquet Button Ball! These can be customized with wedding colors … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Birthday Card Invitations

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Make Your Own Birthday Card Invitations   With having 2 children, we often receive many birthday card invitations during the year. These always end up in the garbage can or recycling bin depending who throws them away. I cringe at the money that is often wasted on invitations myself when planning my children's parties. This year I looked thru my list and realized that only a handful of the 50 people we were inviting were not connected to the internet. I decided that there had to be … [Read more...]

Cupcake Party Ideas: DIY Pom-Pom Cupcake

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Cupcake Party Ideas DIY Pom-Pom Cupcake   My daughter is doing something pretty fun at school this week, a Nursery Rhyme Parade! Her, and the rest of the Kindergartners at her school get to dress up as their favorite Nursery Rhyme character and put on a parade for their friends and parents. How fun is that right? So when my little girl said she wanted to be The Muffin Man, I got to thinking about how I could help her dress up. That is when she suggested that she wanted a cupcake to … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Crafts

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Easter Egg Crafts - "Eggcellent" Wreath   It may be officially Spring but that does not mean that Winter is not hanging around to see how much trouble it can cause. With Easter only 4 weeks away, the desire for fresh air, bright colors, and a renewed sense of being are pounding on the door. I decided that in order to beat away the Winter blues, my daughter and I could create an Easter Egg Crafts. We could then pay it forward by gifting it to someone to help brighten up their day. I … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Roller Blinds

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Make Your Own Roller Blinds  That Glows in the Dark I have three kids and lets say two of them are afraid of the dark. I had light bills that were climbing. The children had to sleep with the lights on in order to go to bed. That was until I had a super idea. I was going to figure out a way to have something glow in the dark in their room. I was going to create blinds. Then I was going to teach you how to make your own roller blinds.  What you will need to Make Your Own Roller Blinds Paint … [Read more...]

Felt Craft Projects: Ladybug Craft Mask

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Felt Craft Projects: Ladybug Craft Mask My son enjoyed our first Felt Craft Projects and has been bugging me to do another one, but since I don't have much time I decided to find an easier craft project to work on. Since I have some black and red craft felt I suggested we do ladybug craft and he immediately approved. This Ladybug Craft Mask project is super easy to make and looks really cute! Felt Craft Projects: Ladybug Craft Mask Materials: Paper Plate Red and Black Craft … [Read more...]

DIY Wrinkle Release Spray

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DIY Wrinkle Release Spray   I love finding ways to save a little money on every day things, so when I found this super easy DIY Wrinkle Release Spray I knew I had to share it with you! It's so easy to make, and cost next to nothing! I already had everything I needed to make it at home. And the best part is that it actually works really well! I am really bad about leaving clothes in the dryer and letting them get wrinkled, so this is a must for my family ha! It also smells really … [Read more...]

Daily Quotes of Inspiration

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  Daily Quotes of Inspiration  This is the year that I decided I would own the fact that I inspire others. I know that is pretty brash to say you have the power to inspire. The truth is I have Klout. I used to be a teacher in the classroom but now I have expanded my reach. I using my gift to help my children grow, my marriage prosper, and my readers become the people they want to be. I am not about fluff in fact I have been told I am blunt. I guess some people like the wrapping paper but … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Birthday Card

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Make Your Own Birthday Card   With a large family and an even larger network of friends, I find myself constantly buying Birthday Cards. The problem is each time I buy a card, I realize how expensive cards are becoming. I know that many card companies now offer $1.00 or $0.99 cards and I find these great for Thank Yous and Thinking of You occasions but the Birthday selection is very lacking. I like giving cards with a heart felt message and have found that I can do this … [Read more...]