Category Archives: DIY

Halloween for Valentine’s Day?

My daughter and I both have a great love for Halloween.  She’s already been asking for months when she can go Trick-or-Treating again, and has her costume all planned.  (Owlette.) I came across this plain black dress on clearance at … Continue reading

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Tap Shoe Re-do!

Harlow’s first pair of tap she’s had an elastic closure, and then a ribbon tie for show. She messed with the ribbons so much during class, that they “disappeared” quickly. Her next pair were a big old Mom Mistake! I … Continue reading

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Bag Lady

Oops, I did it again!  (Shout-out, Britney…) Apparently I’m only able to make bags… but they are SO FUN!  And easy.  And cute. Anyhoosies – here are my latest…   I’ve been thinking of selling these things – because… you … Continue reading

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Crafty Moments

I’ve been really trying to carve out tiny bits of time to work on some crafty things.  It is like meditation for me.  I always leave feeling so much calmer when I have a few moments to myself to create … Continue reading

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Walgreens For Christmas!

FYI, nothing I do is ever sponsored (obviously), but I just wanted to share a recent experience. Last year, I designed an image of a Christmas tree using all of the grandkids’ names from my husband’s side of the family … Continue reading

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Butterfly Fairy Wands DIY

Several months before her birthday, I asked Harlow what she wanted her party theme to be, and she answered with a hearty “TINKERBELL!” She said she wanted all of her friends to have fairy wings and wands. After a quick … Continue reading

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Barbie Baby Bottle DIY (or you can cheat…)

Do you know how hard it is to find Barbie stuff? Like, seriously hard. I scour eBay and Etsy, but if there is something I have in mind that Harlow needs, I either can’t find it at all, or it … Continue reading

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