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Sunday, May 31, 2009

More Playhouse Ideas

I can't remember if I have posted these fun playhouses before. They are found on Craftsbury Kids. http://www.craftsburykids.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=4_15&products_id=36
Don't you wish you had one of these when you were a kid? I love them!

Saturday, May 23, 2009

PB & J

These peanut butter and jelly sandwiches off Family Fun are so cute. Cut with a cookie cutter and a bottle cap, then spread the peanut butter and jelly and add the top with the hole....so fun! http://jas.familyfun.go.com/recipefinder/display?id=50225&CMP=NL_NLC_7LittleThings_B_05_18

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Stroller Quilt

Have you ever heard of a stroller quilt? I haven't, but I love this idea. Go to Little Birdie Secrets where I found the info. Love it! http://littlebirdiesecrets.blogspot.com/2009/05/easy-stroller-quilt.html

Friday, May 15, 2009

Birthday Cakes

This is the cake I am probably going to make for my daughters birthday - found off the Kraft Food Site http://www.kraftfoods.com/kf/YourKids/BirthdayParties/CakesCakesCakes/MakeBelieveThemedCakes.aspx But check out some of the others - they are pretty cute as well.

These cakes below are from Better Homes and Gardens. They are so creative! http://www.bhg.com/recipes/desserts/cakes/birthday-cakes-for-kids-recipes/?page=15

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Card Table Tent

I love this idea for card table playhouses. These are so fun!

This farm and pink one are found here missprettypretty.etsy.com http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?ref=vl_other_2&listing_id=24300861 I had to include the sides - she is so creative. She has some amazing little table ideas go check them out.

This clubhouse is found here - http://www.mclainpartners.com/cardtable/cardtable8.htmI found the site for this army one below off Sew Much Ado http://sewmuchado.blogspot.com/2009/02/card-table-playhouse-tutorialette.html and her sister in law made one as well - check this site I love how she decorated the inside as well - so cute! http://angieasplund.blogspot.com/2008/12/card-table-playhouse.html


So I just found this new site called "Simplify" http://camilleroskelley.typepad.com/simplify/ and I love it. This girl Camille Roskelley has her own business with quilting patterns etc. I not only love her quilts but I love her home decor as well. Take a look...

So here are a few of her quilts and others off her site...love em!

Fun Skirt ...

We are moving to Texas so I gotta get me one of those stars :)
I saw them everywhere when we were visiting.

Love these pillows!

and this sign
and her arrangement of her family photos. (I have a wooden plaque with our name that would work great for an arrangement like this....love it!)

Friday, May 8, 2009

More Fun Capes

These are some very creative capes found here
http://lindseycheney.blogspot.com/2008/12/collection-of-capes.html . I especially love the little girl one at the end. So fun!

Great Finds From "The Happenings" Blog

Over at "The Happenings" blog http://jensedillo.blogspot.com/ there have been some really cute and incredible things for sale. These are some of my favorites below.

A Car Seat Cooler: a smaller one of these that only holds one ice pack would be nice to use for the kids when they get bumps and bruises.A Weekly Framed Menu Planner: I like this much better than mine! Uses a dry erase marker and wipes off. Love it!

Cute Ribbon holder: My daughter needs one of these still.
Princess Saying: My daughter is definitely a princess in our home or at least she thinks she is. :)

Another Saying: I really like this saying...

A Mini Brag Book: Love it! This would make a great gift for Mothers Day. UPDATE: They have now provided a tutorial go HERE at their new site eighteen25 to find it.