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DIY Tube Scoop

I have mentioned before that I am back at work with the toddlers and with them, sensory activities are so important! For that reason, I like to change out the sensory tub weekly and this is one that they had fun with last week. I used some green peas (I think that is what they […]

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Back to School Message Center

I have been sitting on this tutorial for a couple of weeks now and I am so excited that I finally get to share it with you all! Why have I been withholding it from you?? Well because this was my audition piece for Season 17 of So You Think You’re Crafty!!! And guess what […]

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Wood Pallet Water Station

I have had my eyes on some wood pallets that have been at the preschool forever. I knew that they could be something awesome if I could just get my hands on them! As soon as I had an extra second this summer, I grabbed one up and had it in my office for about […]

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Under $20 Entertainment Center

I will always consider our house a work in progress. I am constantly looking for ways to update and organize the house while staying within my {tight} budget. One of our main problems in the living room, which I am sure most of you can relate to, is Avery’s  toys. They are just everywhere, and […]

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Fast and Easy Napkin Wreath

I made another wreath!! And, you know the best part about this one? It only took 20 min!! As far as wreath making goes, you don’t get faster than that! Plus, it is super cute too-     I was cleaning out some cupboards at work and I found a random stash of napkins, not […]

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Beachy Summer Photo Jar

This last year I worked with  one of the coolest ladies ever and she was always working on a great idea! These jars she made with the kids last week were just too cute so I had to share them with you!     Aren’t they sweet?  All you need to round up is a […]

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Frugal Picnic Tips

4th of July is next week, can you believe it?? This is just such a fun holiday to spend with family, and many times, we spend time with family at the park or a picnic during the summer! I love to decorate any table, for any reason really, but especially a holiday. That doesn’t, however, […]

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Free Crafting! {And a Chalk Art Tutorial}

Did I ever tell you about this awesome event I went to a few months ago? Basically, it was organized as an effort to keep all the samples of fabric, tile, carpet and other items in home decor showrooms and offices from going in the landfill when the owners were down with them. They set […]

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Paint Chip Mobile

I had big plans today to bring my big camera so I could photograph all the great cloud projects my kids have been working on lately… but then I forgot it. But, let’s be honest, the day after the time change, I am just lucky my shoes matched. In the end, the project I ended […]

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DIY Backyard Garden

We have one of those backyards that wraps around the back of the house. Right when we moved in, we had this extra piece of fence that we used to block off one side that was rather narrow and ran the length of the house. This, not surprisingly being that it is an odd shape, […]

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