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Ocean Beach Fairy Garden

July 11, 2016
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Ocean Beach Fairy Garden

This is my new favorite craft. Fairy Gardens. I love creating a little world that I would love to be a part of. This beauty was created by my mother in law. She has the knack for it. On this side is a West coast style beach. She hand-made the boardwalk and the life preserve…

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Cupcake Horseshoe

March 5, 2016
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Cupcake Horseshoe

My sweet daughter Millie would give away everything to just simply be a cowgirl.  A lot of her birthday parties have been western themed.  I absolutely love the idea of a cupcake creation rather than a cake that is messy and not as easy to serve.  Besides, I love being able to present them with…

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General Conference Melty Beads

March 4, 2016
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General Conference Melty Beads

I am always looking for things for my kids hands to do during LDS General Conference.  I know they should be listening quietly, but…let’s get realistic!  I can’t even sit quietly and listen or I will be counting sheep before the first speaker is done.  Last April Conference, I decided to buy a whole bag…

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Love Letter Pillow

September 7, 2015
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Love Letter Pillow

I was lucky enough to marry my high school sweetheart.  That meant I had lots of letters he and I exchanged.  For the most part they were hidden away in a box…until I decide to sleep on them. I found some really cool transfer sheets for photos or writing onto fabric at Wal-Mart.  They were…

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Fabric Flowers

September 6, 2015
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Fabric Flowers

Thee are some of my favorite homemade flowers.  They are so easy to make and can be done with any fabric. You will need two sizes of circles.  They need to be twice the size you want for the finished project because of the amount of folding they require. Start by folding in two sides…

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Seashell keepsake frame

February 27, 2015
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Seashell keepsake frame

I wanted to save some very important shells and rocks and I didn’t want it to be in a container in my drawer.  I thought of this idea to display them. I had this frame that I was no longer using.  I loved that it had two layers of wood in different depths.  Any frame…

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Re-purposed Magnet Tray

February 25, 2015
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Re-purposed Magnet Tray

I love finding old weird items and making something awesome and use-able out of them.  This old tray was no exception. It was so quick and I ended up using it for a gift that was well received.  I cut paper to fit the inside. I left a little at the end because a 12×12…

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Crochet Birthday party

February 23, 2015
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Crochet Birthday party

This is one of my little princesses, and I will try to make their birthdays everything they want if I can.  She wanted to learn to crochet for her birthday, and I thought it an odd request, but it went so well. This was the little invite I sent out attached to a yarn flower.…

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Family Ornament Wreath

December 15, 2014
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Family Ornament Wreath

I am picky about the ornaments that go onto my Christmas tree.  I really wanted to have ornaments that represented our family every year so I decided to make a wreath to put them on.  I ended up loving it. I started at the top and worked around the wreath like a clock from the…

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Christmas Glass Blocks

December 2, 2014
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Christmas Glass Blocks

These are a pretty simple craft if you can get your hands on glass blocks.  They look amazing and are awesome with lights in them.  This one is a Christmas one with Silent Night sheet music printed for free from Pinterest. You need a clean glass block, scissors, mod podge, paint brush, bowl of water,…

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