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Link Party Palooza — and American Crafts Giveaway!

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We’ve combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap TimeLil’ LunaSomewhat SimpleTatertots & Jello and Today’s Creative Blog to make a giant link party. You’ll only have to link up once to to be listed on all five sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature posts —  just like we always have!

So be sure to check with each site to see which of the amazing ideas were featured! I’ll have two “great ideas” posts this weekend!

We’ve had a super fun week! Lots of HAPPY Holidays posts and a few of my projects as well. But don’t forget about this week’s fantastic giveaway…

Earlier this week I announced that I’ve teamed up with American Crafts’ Pebbles line to launch a cottage collection in Spring 2014!

It’s based on the 1905 Cottage and will feature textures and colors from the cottage.


And to celebrate — I am giving away an AWESOME $250 package of American Crafts Pebbles paper and fun accessories!!


Here’s how to enter!

a Rafflecopter giveaway
  * * * * *   It’s been such an amazing week for projects! We’ve had SEVEN new projects for this week’s HAPPY Holidays ideas! Check them out:   HAPPY Holidays Dec 20 Collage   Clockwise from the top right we have:  

New Years Eve Shrimp Dip from Is This REALLY My Life,  
DIY Christmas Mugs from Just a Girl,  
Teacup Bell Ornament from Nellie Bellie,  
Inexpensive New Years Mantel from Classy Clutter,  
Frozen Hot Chocolate from Sumo’s Sweet Stuff,  
Iron-On Santa Pillows from Today’s Creative Blog,  
and How to Capture Magical Santa Photos from Photo by Emilie!  
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I had a few things to share this week too:  

Aside from announcing the upcoming scrapbooking collection, I shared an inside look at this year’s cookie exchange !   Everyone brought so many yummy cookies! I shared the recipe for the Christmas Peppermint Chocolate Crinkle cookies I made, too!  
A   B I also shared some great gold & white gift ideas and free printables!  
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Don’t forget to link up your projects!! I can’t wait to see YOUR ideas and feature YOU!! Remember, you only need to link up once here to be listed in all of the sites’ parties — but be sure to check out each site through the weekend!   We’ll each be featuring our own picks from all of the fabulous ideas! (When you add a link,  please mention on your site that you linked up at Tatertots and Jello (here’s a link: Tatertots & Jello).
Please visit and comment on TWO links above you and TWO links below you — in addition to any others that you want to visit.  {We all love comments!}    
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  1. Thanks for a HUGE party!

    I added my post about 10 Creative Ways To Give Your Kitchen A Facelift. Also following you and the other hosts on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. :)

    This party is very impressive!
    Nathalie @ Home Decor Nut recently posted…How To Transform A Headboard Into A Porch Swing

  2. Christy Peeples DuBois says:

    I shared about this giveaway on twitter. My username on twitter is ReidsrdP

  3. I shared via twitter

  4. Cindy Trobaugh says:

    Thanks for all that you have shared this Year…can’t wait for all the new Goodies coming up in 2014!
    Merry Christmas and a Blessed New Year to You and Yours..

    https://www.facebook.com/cindy.trobaugh.54 Shared Here…I Don’t have Instagram :(

  5. Thank you for another great party! Excited for new 2014 adventures and love the giveaway! I tweeted it. :)
    Merry Christmas, Jen!! xo
    Claire @ A Little Claireification recently posted…Cheesy Bacon & Herb Biscuit Ring | An Easy Party Appetizer

  6. I tweeted the giveaway!

  7. Thank you! Have a very Merry Christmas!
    Mindi recently posted…Wowza Weekend Link Party #35

  8. Jen, thank you so much for hosting the party. Wishing you and your family a merry and joyous Christmas and wonderful holiday season!
    Cindy Eikenberg recently posted…Lemon Dill Oyster Crackers-Last Minute Gift Idea for Fresh Idea Studio

  9. I shared on google+
    Beth Marie recently posted…Weekly Rant

  10. Connie Haack says:
  11. Congratulations!! I can’t wait to see your new line!
    Not Just A Mommy recently posted…Easy And Fun Teacher And Classroom Gift Ideas

  12. Thank you so much for hosting Jen. Happy Holidays to you and your family. This week I shared my link for my 1 Hour DIY Laptop Sleeve Sewing Tutorial. It would make a fabulous last minute Christmas gift and is customizable for any size laptop!

    Best Wishes,

    Crystal @ Sew Creative recently posted…1 Hour DIY Laptop Sleeve Sewing Tutorial For Any Size Laptop

  13. Congratulations on your new gig! Thank you for hosting another wonderful party :)
    Brenda @ SweetSimpleStuff recently posted…Santa Is Coming Down Your Chimney Tonight … Pops!

  14. Jen!!!!
    I am thrilled for you! I know it will be great! American Crafts is one smart company to ask you to partner with them!!! I can’t wait to see it all!!!


  15. Hello! I am always excited about your linky party 😉 So many talented ladies I get to meet! Thank you!
    Ursula recently posted…Inspiration: { kraft & mint gift wrapping }

  16. Colleen Boudreau says:
  17. What an awesome opportunity to work with American Crafts! Congrats, Jen! I shared on Google +. Have a Merry Christmas!
    Katie @ The Casual Craftlete recently posted…Workout This Fall Challenge – The Finale

  18. Such festive inspiration. Thank you for hosting and Merry Christmas!

  19. Thanks for hosting!

  20. Thank you for hosting, Jen!
    Amy @ Homey Oh My! recently posted…10 Simple DIY Christmas Decor and Gift Ideas by Homey Oh My!

  21. I so wish I would have been able to make your cookie party. But distance from TX to Utah doesn’t allow that. It looks like you ladies had a fantastic time! Thank you for hosting this each week. I hope you and your family have a very blessed and Merry Christmas.

    Shannon ~ bohemianjunktion.com
    Shannon recently posted…Christmas House Tour

  22. Thank you so much for hosting Jen! I cannot wait to see your scrapbooking line..I know it will be fabulous! Have a wonderful holiday & Merry Christmas! Angie xo
    Angie@Echoes of Laughter recently posted…Last Minute Pancake Mix Gift Idea

  23. I am SO excited for your scrapbook line Jen – that is just too awesome! Hope you have a wonderful weekend!
    Trish – Mom On Timeout recently posted…7 Candy Recipes and Crafts for Christmas

  24. Merry Christmas Jen. Praying for you & your family to have a very blessed holiday.
    Gina recently posted…Frosted Holiday Mint M&M Brownies

  25. Thanks for the party and congrats on your new line!! XOXO Merry Christmas!


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