DIY Date Night Invite

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Frozen Inspired I SPY Ornament

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OK,  this one combines several things that kids love so it should be  a big hit in your house. Frozen+Handmade Christmas ornament+ I Spy Game= Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner! This is a fun idea to make and let them give to their friends, keep for themselves, or use in an ornament exchange.  Here's the thing.. ...

DIY Fabric Flower & Button Hair Clip

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Not too long ago we shared a tutorial for a DIY Button Hair Clip for St. Patrick's Day.  It was a fun project that upcycled buttons into a cute hair accessory.  This hair clip is another upcycled button project but adds an adorable flower.  You could create this in the same fabric as an Easter ...

Upcycled Craft: Grinch Vase

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Grinch Christmas Vase Supplies: Empty wine bottle (or other bottle – shape or size of choice) Green yarn Green curly felt (wool) Red sheet felt Hot glue & glue gun   This is such an easy & fun craft for the holiday season and requires so few supplies!  Who doesn’t love that silly old Grinch?   Step 1 You can begin by removing the label on ...

Free Recipe and Craft eBooks

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If you enjoy cooking or crafts, then you'll love these free eBooks! This list was just updated to bring you the newest ones. Some of these are about cooking and others are about crafts. Just pick and choose which ones you like best! They're all FREE! Free Craft eBooks: Cheap and Easy Crafts Free Recipe eBooks: 12 Top Rated ...

Fun and Frugal Party Ideas – Reusable Snack Bags

What is your stance on party favor bags? As a general rule, I am against them. I like to send my party guests home with something memorable and useful. For my 3 year olds Busytown themed party I sewed up some reusable snack bags that turned out so cute! The kids loved taking home ...

Valentine’s Day Freebies, Deals, Crafts and Recipes! (with coupons)

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Here are some Valentine's Day Freebies, Deals, Crafts and Recipes just in time for Valentine's Day (5 days and  counting) that won't break the bank!! Deals and Gifts: Valentine's Day on a Dime: Ideas to make it special without breaking the bank Is your Valentine a movie lover?  Grab a few DVDs and snuggle up on the ...