♥ 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...]

♥ Simple Happy Easter Tags || Free Printable

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I love tags! I love them attached to little goodie bags, gifts and packages.  Maybe it stems from my love of Valentine's day and exchanging little cards way back in elementary school.  I think they are cooooool! When my super sweet mother-in-law went to baking up over 600 cookies (yes, six hundred) and packaged them in cute little Easter cello bags I designed this simple little card to attach … [Read more...]

♥ Pink & Green Cross Spring Wreath – 2 Different Ways!

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Things are really "spring-eeee" over here on the craft table.....and I hope I am not boring you too much with my different wreath ideas I am sharing.  :) These are very popular right now and I can't make them fast enough before they find a new home from the Select Furnishings store.  ♥ When I spotted these pink and green crosses during a recent trip to Hobby Lobby I knew just what I was going … [Read more...]

SPRING Wood Blocks

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I am totally in love with how my Wood Easter Blocks turned out - see those here that I made another set to spell out Spring.  These trendy blocks with messages are very popular right now....in crafting and home decorating.   I love how versatile these block sayings and phrases can be.  Depending on your supplies - the only limit is your imagination. Supplies: - mini wood plaques - … [Read more...]

Spanish Skillet Supper 30 Minute Meal

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In my family we love almost anything with ground beef.  This one pot meal is so simple to make and yummy in the tummy.  My family loves it and I can cook it in 30 minutes.  We like it to eat it with cornbread or on a flour tortilla.  Tortilla chips would be a great side also.  Print the recipe below. This recipe has been handed down to me from my sweet mother-in-law.  She said she found it … [Read more...]

Easter & Spring Projects Link Party {Share Your Ideas}

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Hello everyone and welcome to my 2015 Easter Link Up Party!  Whooo Hooo... A long time ago I used to host a weekly linky party but those went bye bye when I took a break from blogging.  :) It became a chore and when it wasn't fun anymore I had to make change. I am happy to start doing these linky parties again.  I am not looking at anything weekly but want to host a seasonal linky party so that … [Read more...]

Wood Easter Blocks

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I am in total Spring crafting and decorating mode and have been putting my paintbrushes to work. I just love how these Easter blocks turned out. ♥ I had these wooden plaques I purchased on sale from Michael's many years ago.  Like so many years that I can't even remember.  They were on sale for like 29 cents (yes, that long ago and the sticker was still on them) and I bought a whole … [Read more...]

3 Burlap & Mesh Spring Wreaths ~ Handpainted and Cute!

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Hello! Who is ready for spring? Hippity Hoppity sunshine and flowers! This girl that is who! I wanted to share some ideas of a few of the wreaths I've created recently. At this time my finished designs are exclusively offered at Select Furnishings in Brenham, Texas. I am really enjoying getting back into crafting, painting and designing and having a place where my customers and fans can buy … [Read more...]

St. Patty’s Day Mantel Decor ~ 2015

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This post does include affiliate links. All opinions are 100% mine alone. Read my full disclosure here. This is my little spot in my home where I've been decorating for the seasons. ♥ I love changing it out to celebrate! ♥ ♣ Here is an overview of this year's set up.  It's a collection of items purchased from the stores as well as a few hand painted and handmade items. ♣ This cross was … [Read more...]