Gettin’ Crafty: Mosaic Gem and Mirror Tile Letter

One of our friends recently had a baby, and as soon as I heard the name announced, I knew what special gift I wanted to make. I purchased a cute little "C" (cute, since baby is a girl) and some mosaic gems and mirror tiles at Hobby Lobby. I also found the pretty cross, but wasn't ...

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Gettin’ Crafty: A Valentine’s Wreath {or three!}

Valentine's Day is my least-favorite holiday. I hate the commercialism. I hate hearts. And other than daisies, I hate flowers. Poor Shane made the mistake of getting me a heart-shaped necklace one year, and I have since given it to my girls. I am just not a hearts-candy-flowers-type person. So when I saw this gorgeous burlap heart ...

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Gettin’ Crafty: A Coffee Filter Wreath

So, most of you know I'm not exactly Mrs. Crafty, but every once in awhile, I like to get my craft on. It had been over a month since I purchased the supplies to make a coffee filter wreath, and I decided that last night would be a good night to make it. I piled the supplies ...

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DIY Stenciled Candle Holders

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I have been in a very crafty mood the last few days, and my glue gun has found a semi-permanent home on my dining room table. The girls and I have been making several of our Christmas gifts, and I will be showing them off the next few days. All of the gifts are fairly easy, ...

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Frugal Wreath Storage: Use a Comforter Bag

I happened to stumble upon this little tidbit while looking for something {other than a trash bag} in which to store my fall wreath. Oh, it's been off of my door for a week or two or three, but had found a home on my coffee bar. Ahem. I had just purchased a new comforter {Black Friday sale ...

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