Freshman Year Survival Kit Graduation Gift Idea

Freshman Survival Kit Graduation Gift

Freshman Year Survival Kit Graduation Gift Idea Are you looking for a gift for the high school graduate in your life? I know I always need ideas. I am a youth group leader at my church which means I am fortunate to be able to celebrate the success and hard work of many students as they complete their high school careers and move onto college. This year I decided to make a freshman year survival kit gift for one of my students. Because I am lucky enough to have so many great young people ...

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How to Make a Baby Diaper Wreath

Learn how to make a baby diaper wreath

How to Make a Baby Diaper Wreath I was recently invited to a baby shower and I was thinking of what baby shower gift to bring, I want to give them something memorable and of course pratical and looks nice. Since I'm crafty, I decided to make a personalized baby shower gift using diapers because we all know they will need tons of diapers. The result turned out to be super cute so I wanted to share with you my super easy tutorial on how to make a baby diaper wreath. The wreath that I made is ...

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How to Make Burlap Flowers

how to make burlap flowers lots of burlap flowers

How to Make Burlap Flowers I love love love the way these sweet flowers look. They are also easy to make and a great way to add a extra special touch to any project. You can use them to decorate vases, wreaths, or even make  a bouquet of burlap flowers. I hope you will enjoy learning how to make burlap flowers as much as I enjoyed doing it. Now that I know how to do this I want to glue these cute flowers on everything. How to make burlap flowers ...

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Easter Pinterest Fails

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Easter Pinterest Fails Recently I had some success at being a "Pinterest perfect mom" by making these wonderful cookies with my Wilton Cookie Press. Coming off of that high, I want to do more Pinterest DIY Projects so I decided that Easter crafts are the logical next step. Boy was I wrong! I found a cute craft my friend Sarah on Facebook had done with her children earlier in the day. She often has the most wonderful crafts on her page. She is the Pinterest mom I long to be. She sent me ...

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How to Make Wash Cloth Bunnies aka Boo Boo Bunny

Washcloth Bunny step by step instructions

I have seen these little bunnies before and I think they are just adorable. I decided to try to make my own wash cloth bunnies. You won't believe how easy it is. How to make wash cloth bunnies Here are the materials you need: washcloths (get full size washcloths - not the itty bitty baby ones) googly eyes pom poms ponytail hair bands or rubber bands ( I like hair bands better) glue ribbon (optional) ...

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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 ...

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Peeps Projects and Recipes Round Up!

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Here is your roundup for all Peeps Projects and Recipes! Easter is right around the corner! What better way to celebrate then with Marshmallow Peeps? Little bunnies and chicks shaped out of marshmallow goodness? Yes please! Did you know Peeps has been around since 1953?? Peeps started out at just yellow "chicks" for Easter but have since evolved to lots of different colors, and shapes, including Bunnies for Easter,  Pumpkins for Halloween, Hearts for Valentines day, and Christmas Trees for ...

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Edible Easter Peeps Houses

Edible Peeps Houses

Edible Easter Peeps Houses   When I looked outside this morning I saw something I haven't seen in about 2 or 3 months, sunshine! What a beautiful site! The sunshine got me in the mood to make a fun Easter Project to share with all of you! My daughters absolute favorite Easter (or really, any other time of year) candy are Peeps! What's not to love about a sugar covered marshmallow in cute little shapes right!? So over the weekend we made these super cute Edible Easter Peeps ...

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Kids Easter Basket Ideas

Easy beach themed snow globe craft for kids

Kids Easter Basket Ideas I know Easter is coming, and I wanted to help you think of kid's Easter basket ideas. Is there a special little girl in your life? I have one. I simply adore my daughter. She is pure sunshine except when she doesn't get her way. Then we call her thunder. She is in fact in love with the Disney Princesses. We have had several mom and daughter moments talking about and watching the Disney Princesses. We have done our makeup and popped popcorn and then watched the movies I ...

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