3D Paper Easter Egg Garland

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Last Easter, with the aid of a dozen or so pre-adolescent girls, I made this fun Easter Egg garland as a decoration for the church party that we threw with out any budget (Would you like to know more about how we pulled that one off in another post?). I used the basic concept I […]

Masquerade Masks – Scribble Shop Challenge

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I have hard time walking away from a challenge, so I couldn’t refuse the chance to take part in The Scribble Shop Challenge! Along with many other creative bloggers, I was sent a package from The Scribble Shop–an on-line craft store–full of random craft supplies with a challenge to use all of the supplies in […]

Colorful Office Chair Makeover

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I am so excited to be able to show you the office chair we made-over! Not just because I think it is so fresh and fun, but because it means it is finally finished! This is a makeover that honestly was begun about a year ago when my parents were visiting. A number of delays, […]

Happy Spring (Blog) Cleaning

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Happy Spring!   We are back to school and done with our Spring Frolicking. It was a much needed Spring Break–a combination of hard work, hard play, and some good old-fashioned rest and relaxation. Though, I’m not sure I’ve gotten my fill of that yet! We took a little trip to Northern Arizona for a […]

Green Breakfast for St. Patrick’s Day

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Just popping in to show you the fun green breakfast we had–surprisingly, suggested and prepared by BSB himself! He grew a little nostalgic for the green breakfasts his mother would make on St. Patrick’s Day when he was a child. I’m not sure unnaturally green food ever looks super appetizing. But […]

Brush, Floss, Rinse, Repeat

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It’s time to make an accounting of our family’s LISTERINE® Healthy Habits for a Lifetime Oral Care Challenge. I wrote about the reasons to focus on good dental habits in this post, at the beginning of the challenge. So, how did I do? You tell me… Alright, it probably would help if I had posted […]

Organize your Gardening

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Spring is Springing! Is it planting season where you are? It is here in Phoenix, though we haven’t planted anything yet.   Katherine is helping you get organized in the garden with some pretty printable garden labels! Free and easy! That’s the best kind of organizational tool–especially when they look this nice! * * * […]

Office Command Center

Office Command Center

I’m excited to show you Connie’s Office command center for a couple of reasons. I love her bold decorating style. Remember, some of us need great style to motivate organization. I also love the curtain! Move it and everything is instantly visible for us visual types. Close it, and the rest of the world doesn’t […]

Craft Closet Organization

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We’re continuing the Organization for the Insane series today with Ann Marie, from white house black shutters. I LOVE her built in craft closet and I think you will agree that her tray solution for craft supplies makes so much sense! * * * * * Hi everyone, I’m Ann Marie from the blog white […]

Containing the Craft and Office Supplies

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Excited to continue the Organization for the Insane series today with a post about containing all of those crafty supplies with out spending money. Melinda is even including Free printables, so you can tackle this project today! * * * * * * Hi, I’m Melinda from DECOR8Rgirl! My blog is all about my craftiness, family […]