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Sunday, April 26, 2009

Love Sign

I found this at a friend's house where we stayed this weekend and wanted to make something like it for my home. I actually have a frame already that I think would work great. Another project I want to do before moving....probably not gonna happen. :(

Rock Creations

These are so cute...fun idea to do with the kids. I found them via http://www.craftpad.com/ at Martha Stewart Kids http://www.marthastewart.com/article/rock-crafts?autonomy_kw=kids&rsc=header_64

Spring Bedding

I like this cute spring Bedding and Room over at Zara Home Kids. http://www.zarahome.com/shop/gb/en/zara-home-kids/home they have some real cute bedding.

Sunday, April 19, 2009

Crazy Mom Fabric Storage Boxes

I love theses! I have wanted baskets to put under my diaper changer to hold diapers, clothes, etc. These are exactly what I need to make. Love them!!! http://crazymomquilts.blogspot.com/2009/04/small-projects-week-day-5.html

Bow Holder

I need a bow holder for my daughters bows and clips. I like this idea. I have a plaque I bought from Dollar-Tree that I think would work great for this. I found this on Tip Junkie, but it came from this site - http://strattonfamilyhappenings.blogspot.com/2009/02/bow-holder.html

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Castle Cake

My daughters birthday is fast approaching - she would love this cake. Love it! It's found on the Parenting Magazine web page... here http://www.parenting.com/article/Birthday_Parties/Recipe/31-Birthday-Cake-Pictures-Designs-for-Boys-and-Girls#top

Recent Favorite Finds from Tip Junkie

I found these ideas off Tip Junkie...

This first one is a group that meats together to prepare freezer meals. I love this idea!!! I am anxiously awaiting their recipes so I can put together a few of their meals and make a little extra to freeze for the days I just don't want to cook. Love it! http://www.fabulesslyfrugal.com/search/label/Fab%20Freezer%20Cooking Isn't this arrangement beautiful and springy? And it is such a creative idea...check it out http://thebrookshirefam.blogspot.com/2009/03/flower-power.html
And last but not least this glass etching tutorial http://createstudio.blogspot.com/2009/03/glass-etching-tutorial.html (I know I've posted about etching before, but I liked this tutorial so here is another one :) )

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Picture Placement

Have you ever wondered how to get your pictures placed just were you want them without making unnecessary holes from rearranging the placement of your pictures time and time again. I have! I love this idea I found off Little Birdie Secrets http://littlebirdiesecrets.blogspot.com/2009/04/how-to-hang-picture-collage.html I am definitelly using this idea next time I hang things on my wall.

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Bunny Bean Bags

Aren't these cute? They would be fun for gifts in the kids Easter baskets. I found them here http://twostraightlines.typepad.com/two_straight_lines/2006/04/bunny_toss.html via Crafty Crow.

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Slip Covers

I need some slipcovers for my second-hand chairs...I really like these. I found them while browsing on A Room Somewhere http://www.aroomsomewhere.net/2008/04/slips.html . Now the challenge is just finding the fabric. :)

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Fabric Easter Baskets

OK check out these darling Easter baskets I found on Homemade by Jill. She is so creative - I love these! with Easter just a week away and preparations for a move I don't think I will get to making these this year, but maybe next - they are darling! http://homemadebyjill.blogspot.com/2009/04/fabric-easter-buckets.html