Aug 21, 2015

First Day of School Photo Props

How to make a sign for the first day of school.

  How did my kids get so big?  Seems like just the other day I was taking their weekly picture in the same chair to document their growth over their first year.  Now I’m making signs about First…

Aug 17, 2015

National Thrift Shop Day – A Celebratory Bikini Vase DIY

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Did you know August 17th is National Thrift Shop Day?  I tend to celebrate daily, but apparently today is THE day. There is something addicting about the intermittent reinforcement of thrifting. Some days it is a total bust and…

Aug 15, 2015

Fun Kid-Friendly Spa Day Ideas

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  Did you know today is National Relaxation Day?  Me neither.  Looks like you are spending the day lounging (hopefully in your jammies) reading a few blogs.  Good idea.  If however you are like me and spending your…

Aug 12, 2015

Kitschy-Kischy Koo How I Display My Thrift Scores

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  I collect a lot of things.  No really, I mean a lot.  One of those things are vintage toys.  Fisher Price, Rubber Face Dolls, Dream Pets and even Rubber Squeaky Toys.  How is a modern girl supposed…

Aug 11, 2015

Hosting an Annual Epic Halloween Party

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  Have you noticed I have been sneaking in Halloween content even though it is just August?  You don’t mind do you?  It’s already out in the stores, my house is half decorated and you can’t…

Aug 10, 2015

Adorable DIY Hedgehog String Art

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Is string art still popular?  For a hot second you could not go on Pinterest without seeing pictures of pallets and string states.  I actually made this little cutie-patootie a few years ago for Kids Crafts 1-2-3, shared…

Aug 06, 2015

DIY Zebra Print Shower Curtain

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What is a girl to do when she can’t find a shower curtain that suits her fancy?  Make her own of course.   When we moved I basically transferred everything from my son’s nursery into my children’s shared…