Archive | August, 2012

Printable Party Bags

29 Aug

There are endless possibilities to use of Party Bags. Think party favors, thank you gifts, birthdays, teacher appreciation…The possibilities are endless! I have a ton of gift bags in a pile in the corner of my craft room, mostly generic that I’ve accumulated over the years. My daughter likes to get into them, and calls […]

Ink Stained Tile

23 Aug

Decorative Stained Tile

This post was first seen on Somewhat Simple. As a contributor to Somewhat Simple, I am able to provide my contributing tutorial.    Vinyl is good for much more than just a decoration. It can be used as a tool for decorating as well. Especially the premium vinyl (part of the promotion! now is your chance to […]

DIY Boot Stands

22 Aug

DIY Boot Stand

In my last post, I told you to save those 6 inch scraps of pool noodle for another DIY. Here is that other DIY, Boot Stands! I saw this on my pinterest feed and immediately pinned it to my Tips & Tricks board… only to find one small set back… I don’t own boots! Are you […]

DIY Toddler Bed Rails

21 Aug

DIY Toddler Bed Rails

My toddler gets her sleep habits from me. We both sleep walk, sleep talk, and sleep swim (I’m telling ya, we toss and turn so much we swim in the sheets!). When she gets nightmares and comes in our bed, it’s an elbow to the eye, knee to the gut, toes to the nose kind […]

DIY Door Stopper

20 Aug

Door Stopper

Here’s another funny Pinterest story for you. Yet another time that I failed to click on the link to find out everything about the pin. I had pinned this onto my Things to Sew board thinking it was a way to keep the door from latching. I thought it was perfect! Our toddler is constantly closing doors then […]

Decorative Stained Tile

17 Aug

Where Words Fail, Music Speaks stained tile

This post of “Pinned There, Done That, Wrote the Post” is a bit of a different one. I have a Quote Board where I keep things I want to vinyl some day, or that I think would be a great add to a card. For this particular quote I had pinned (the original source has […]

Bookmarks And A Digital Scrapbooking Kit Download

16 Aug

Just in time to get ready for Back-to-School, I have Bookmarks! As well as a Digital Scrapbooking Kit Download. These bookmarks make great teacher gifts, or slip them in the cubbies of classmates as a welcome to school surprise! If you are into digital scrapbooking, these kits are adorable and you won’t want to miss […]

A Grandma’s Love

15 Aug

Grandma's Love

My mom’s birthday is coming up, and as usual I wanted to make her a gift. I found this quote and knew it was a keeper. My mother is a fantastic grandmother. She loves her grandbabies so much and makes it known. When I was pregnant with my first, she drove from Arizona to Missouri, and […]

My Card Board

14 Aug

I started a new board on Pinterest– are you a Small Fine Print follower yet? I have no idea what inspired me to start getting into card making- but I created a board with full intent to attempt some of the ideas I find! Do you make cards? Leave me a comment with your links […]

Homemade Wendy’s Frosty Recipe

13 Aug

Homemade Wendy's Frosty

I found a recipe on Pinterest for an ice cream that was supposed to taste like Wendy’s Frosty. Living in the small town that I do, we don’t have a Wendy’s fast food restaurant so I was incredibly excited. I pinned it to my Sweets Board for future reference and ventured out to get my […]