Make Your Own Baby Blanket

DIY Baby Blanket

Make Your Own Baby Blanket Looking for a great gift to get an expecting mother? Why not make your own? This Make Your Own Baby Blanket is easy to make, and doesn't take to long! It would make a great gift for a soon-to-be-mom (or dad!) or to make for your own baby! I chose a "boy" and "girl" color pallet for a friend who doesn't know what she is having. You could do your Make Your Own Baby Blanket project in the theme for the baby, or in a certain color you know the recipient will ...

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Valentines Day Crafts Ideas: Craft Sticks Projects

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Valentines Day Crafts Ideas Craft Sticks ProjectsValentine's Day is not just a day for romance and lovers strolling hand in hand contemplating the stars. At our house it is about celebrating the love we have for each other as a family. That loves extends to our friends and extended family members also. Very rarely do my husband and I disappear for a "Valentine's Date Night" instead we celebrate it with our children because family is what love is all about. We make cards, special treats ...

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Felt Flower Pattern

Felt Flower Pattern

Felt Flower PatternI keep seeing these awesome projects with the felt flowers. I had no idea how to make them. I soon realized how easy it is to make them. I decided having a Felt Flower Pattern would make your life easier. These little flowers can be used to enhance a hat, bow, wreath, present, card, and even be used on shirts and on a necklace. The fact is once you figure out how to make these the possibilities are endless. I made some out of felt and some out of paper. I know a lot of ...

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Snowman Crafts for Kids

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How To Make Snowman Crafts for Kids What I love about winter coming is decorating for the holidays. However, after Christmas, decorations get put away and my house seems boring and plain. Just because the holidays are over doesn't mean that I can't bring some fun to my house. Winter brings snow so why not add some snowmen to my house. No, I am not bringing in snowmen from the outside. Instead I figured a Snowman Crafts for Kids that I can keep indoors. This craft is simple and ...

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Tips To Make Your Own Birthday Invitation

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Make Your Own Birthday InvitationWith social media, email, and technology so popular many people are opting to send birthday invitations thru these means instead of the traditional paper invitations thru the mail. Many times the way people Make Your Own Birthday Invitation is a hurried email or a message sent thru social media. This leaves those ,without email or social media accounts, without an invitation. To save money and make the day special you can Make Your Own Birthday ...

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Kids Birthday Party Checklist

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Kids Birthday Party ChecklistI had a goal this year and my goal was to get organized. I have three kids and I decided a Kids Birthday Party Checklist would be the perfect way to get started. When you have a party there are so many things to remember. I had a hard time remembering who I invited. Who actually got the invites. Did they rsvp? It got so bad I made a spreadsheet. Then I thought if I had checklist I could easily keep track. The worst thing is having all the information for a ...

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Make Your Own Birthday Invitation

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Simply Crafty Sunday Make Your Own Birthday InvitationBirthday parties are a time for celebration but planning them can be a major source of stress. I don't know how many hours I have spent searching for the "perfect" invitations to match a party themes. I have created invitations on my computer but cringe at the amount of ink I use up for something someone most likely isn't going to keep. I am thrifty so my goal when party planning is to spend as little as possible while throwing a great ...

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Easy DIY Party Favors

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Easy DIY Party FavorsPlanning a party can take a lot of your time and often it is hard to come up with party favors everyone will like that won't break the bank. So how about making your own? Don't worry DIY party favors isn't that hard to make, even if you're not crafty there are tons of ideas out there that will let you save money and time. You just have to be creative and think out of the box. Our simple DIY Party Favors ideas are super easy to make and for sure everyone will love the ...

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New Years DIY Party Favors

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New Years DIY Party Favors  I am always looking for frugal ways to entertain and during the holidays I love to send my guests on their way with a special token to remember our gathering. With some simple items from my local dollar store and craft store I can create simple and beautiful DIY Party Favors. These make great decorations during the party and can be displayed at my guests home to enjoy.  ...

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How to wrap your door like a Christmas Present

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How to wrap your door like a Christmas Present Looking for a fun (and easy) way to add some Holiday cheer to your house this year? Then keep reading to learn how to wrap your door like a Christmas Present! I do this for my family every year and my little girl always loves coming home to see our door wrapped! She always gets to pick out the wrapping paper and ribbon, and she loves helping! This project costs about $3 and takes about 10 minutes to complete!  ...

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