Monthly Archives: August 2011


One of the best parts about linking up to craft parties is perusing through other blogger projects. This week I have been inspired by many creations. Here are a few of my favorites: Freshly Completed made this amazing Birthday Seat … Continue reading

Posted in art work, crafts, decorations, food, mantle, paper craft | 11 Comments

Baby Name Fun

Brandon? Christian ? Bubba? What are your favorite baby boy names? I find it fascinating to learn what a baby’s name is and the reason behind the name. If I could figure out how to make a living by giving … Continue reading

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Jewelry Holder

I love necklaces but never seem to wear them since they are always at the bottom of my jewelry bag. Out of sight, out of mind. Therefore, I decided to make a jewelry holder which allowed me to view my … Continue reading

Posted in bargains, budget, crafts, furniture, house projects, husbands, shopping | 35 Comments

The First Week

The first week of school is coming to a close and it’s been a good one. Or so I thought. Apparently, my kindergartener is learning from an Iron Fist. For the first three days of school all was well. Stories … Continue reading

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Darling Doodles Guest Post

Today I have a terrific guest poster for you. Yesterday I was honored to guest post at Brie’s blog Darling Doodles and today she is returning the favor. Darling Doodles is a blog you will definitely want to check out … Continue reading

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Come Visit Me Over at Darling Doodles

Come and visit me over at Darling Doodles Brie’s blog is full of adorable printables and gift ideas for all occasions. I’m sharing three kitchen printables I made and giving you a sneak peek at my kitchen art gallery wall. … Continue reading

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Most people enjoy 3D movies. They might describe going to the movies as delightful, desirable, and divine. After the end of my most recent 3D movie experience, I would not. I would define my experience as distracted, disruptive, and a … Continue reading

Posted in activities, Alex, Andrew, bargains, caroline, movies, parenting | 26 Comments

Schools In

Yesterday we finished up our Summer Fun List go bowling go to Main event – play in arcade play laser tag get cupcakes go get donuts for breakfast have a friend spend the night make & paint pottery go to … Continue reading

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Guest Post by Michelle Paige

I have a special treat for you today. Michelle Paige has graciously agreed to guest post here today. Her blog has so many creative ideas for any occasion. Some of my favorites from her site are Knights in Training Birthday, … Continue reading

Posted in art work, crafts, decorations, guest post | 6 Comments

High School Song

Do you remember what songs you listened to when you were in high school? One of my all time favorite songs from high school was “Beds are Burning” from Midnight Oil. My friend Jess introduced me to the band Midnight … Continue reading

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