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Graduation Money Card

 It is hard to believe that another Graduation season is upon us.  High School, college and more. We have several gifts to give for family members and friends and $$ is always the right size and the right color, right?  LOL.... Here is a money holder card I created that fits all. Changing the colors and embellishments will make the most unique gift to be treasured for years to come (long after … [Read more...]

Apple {Thank You} Card

Hi everyone.... Here is a super simple card I created for a customer who ordered a personalized teachers wreath for her classroom door. I created this card to include in her order to say THANKS for your order and will write a special note of thanks inside. I think it turned out super cute! This would be a great idea to put together to sat thanks to any teacher or school staff.  As we are nearing … [Read more...]

♥ Favorite Teacher Faux Succulent Flower Mason Jar Gift

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I am back today with another Teacher Appreciation gift idea..... When I found these green Ball mason jars in the store I grabbed a box because I thought the color was cool. I had a couple of ideas of what I wanted to do with them, how to decorate, put inside, etc. and so happy with the end result.  Not too much decorating the bottle itself but the lid is what I spent my time on for this … [Read more...]

♥ One Smart Cookie ~ Teacher Appreciation Gift with Free Printable!

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Teacher Appreciation Week is May 4 - 8 and what better way to say thanks than with a fresh baked cookie?  Well, I'm sure teachers of all areas can think of better ways but I thought it would be a fun way to share a bit of sweetness. I created these little tags to share so feel free to download this free printable here. {personal use only} If you search on google or pinterest "smart cookie" … [Read more...]

♥ {Give-away} Enter to Win some Handmade Burlap Flowers!

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I had so much fun making the burlap flowers using my cuttlebug that I decided to do a give-away and send some to one of my lucky readers. All you have to do is leave me a comment on this blog post below.  WINNER Announced! Thanks Maureen! :D Thanks for being a reader and follower.  I appreciate you all so much! I'll draw a winner via random.org on Sunday May 3rd. Good Luck! If you want … [Read more...]

♥ How to Make Burlap Flowers using Cuttlebug

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I love burlap!  But I am sure you know that by now.  I love the texture, smell and feel of it.  Weird maybe but I love to decorate with it no matter if it's on a wreath, table or papercrafts. Today I am sharing with you how to make burlap flowers using dies and your Cuttlebug or a Big Shot would work too.  Super easy and fun!  Mother's Day is right around the corner so it would be a great time … [Read more...]

♥ Decorate a Tin Can and Make a Pretty Gift!

Decorate a Tin Can and Make a Pretty Gift!

I love pretty gifts, I love homemade gifts, I love recycled items I can use to make a pretty homemade gifts! :) I really do have a passion for taking items to reuse, repurpose or recycle and I hope you like my idea I am sharing today. Here are all of the supplies I used to put the can together.  I ended up not using the wide burlap ribbon but did add a couple of burlap flowers which are not … [Read more...]

♥ Burlap and Lace Wedding Card

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This posts contains affiliate links to products I used for this project.  All opinions are 100% my own. I have made many cards in my time but I want to say this is one of my favorites.  It is probably because I totally love kraft colored cardstock and paper and have been crafting with it for many years.  Now that we have burlap to add into the decorating mix I am a happy girl. I made this … [Read more...]

♥ Mini Clipboards for 2nd Grade Economics Fair

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Today I am sharing our idea for Spencer's 2nd Grade Economics Fair partly because I couldn't find a whole lot of ideas out on Google or Pinterest when I searched.  Maybe I just didn't take enough time or search the right terms.  I dunno -- I've decided to share what his idea was so it may can help someone else.  In the past I've shared my How to Make a George Washington Wig and 5th Grade Minnesota … [Read more...]

♥ Make Your Own Easter Grass using Cardstock

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I know sharing this project idea is a little late (well really late) because Easter is tomorrow but I wanted to have it here so that my readers or newcomers may find it in the future. When I put a goodie bag together for a sweet little girl I realized I didn't have any easter grass on hand.  I searched through my stuff and nope, notta, omgoodness what was I going to stuff in this bag to use as … [Read more...]