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Date Basket Giveaway!

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WIN 10 Date Night Baskets! That's one for EVERY month for the REST of the YEAR! Have we got a surprise for you!! You have a chance to win not one, not two, but TEN date night baskets - each worth around $100! That's a $1,000 total value!! Yep, TEN of your favorite bloggers have created a special date night just for you, and ONE lucky winner will be walking away with them ALL! Want a closer … [Read more...]

Free Printable “Fancy” Class Valentine Idea!

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Hello again! It's Aimée and Bettijo from PagingSupermom.com here to share a super-girly class valentine idea. Aimée has all boys, and she knows how tough it can be to find class valentines that they'll get excited about (go here for a round up of free class valentines for BOYS!), but she also gets seriously deprived of all the fluffy, sparkly, girly stuff. Somehow these feathery pens made … [Read more...]

Kids’ Craft: Easy Foam Snowman!

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Sometimes the best projects are the ones we do with our kids! With kid time in mind, today I'm sharing a fun, inexpensive winter project as part of the Floracraft Make It Fun Team. (#MakeItFunCrafts) This is a great project to do with your kids on a wintry day ... and it's something you can make inexpensively and easily. I used three cake forms from FloraCraft: Then I rounded up a … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas!

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Today's the first day of February, so it's just in time for these great ideas ... 20 Valentine's Day Gift Ideas! Read on and get inspired!  I Love You Deerly Printables @ Landee See Landee Do Printable Bookmarks @ Skip to my Lou Lip Balm Valentine Candies and Printables @ Simple As That  Sharpie Dot Cup @ Organized 31  … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Game Day Recipes!

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It doesn't matter if you're planning a party for game day or just for any time: check out these great ideas: 20 Game Day Recipes! x 5 Minute Blender Salsa @ Today's Creative Blog  Strawberry Pretzel Chocolate Swirl Bark @ Five Heart Home Cheesy Sloppy Dogs @ Simply Gloria   Crab Rangoon Dip with Wonton Chips @ Spend with Pennies … [Read more...]

Link Party Palooza — and $25 Target Giveaway!

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It's Friday!! Welcome back to the ... We've combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap Time, Lil' Luna, Somewhat Simple, Tatertots & 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 … [Read more...]

“You Have Captured My Heart” Gift Idea & Free Printables!

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I love decorating for Valentine's Day. But what I love even more is the chance to tell the people I care about that I love them! I'm excited to share this cute project today - created with my awesome neighbor Amy Dott! This is perfect for anyone you love - I'll show you how to make this "you have captured my heart" gift idea — & free printables for you! You can see the supplies are … [Read more...]

Easy Cleaning: Meet The Shower Shimmy!

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There aren't very many cleaning chores I hate more than scrubbing, showers most of all. If something needs to be vacuumed, or even if it doesn't, I'll vacuum anytime. Scrubbing is the absolute worst, based on an informal poll of 75% of my children. So I was excited when I was invited to try Shower Shimmy. What I liked best: it was created and invented by a mom, it works great, it's a good value … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Embellished Wood Hearts and Arrows!

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This week I decided to make a Valentine's Day project - inspired by my recent projects using my just-now-in-stores Home + Made "Cottage Living" line of papers and embellishments for home decor from Pebbles in my Pocket and the cool wood supplies from  The Wood Connection! My new papers aren't available online yet, but you can see in the photo I chose the pink with gold polka-dots. I love … [Read more...]

Mini Nutella Danish Pancakes Recipe!

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One of our favorite family breakfasts is our traditional "Dutch Babies" - Danish pancakes. Usually you make them in a large pan, but I thought it would be fun to make individual ones in ramekins! Thanks to Nutella, I decided to #SpreadTheHappy for International Pancake Day (February 17) and make Mini Nutella Danish Pancakes! Here's the recipe: … [Read more...]

It’s Cold! Home Winterizing Tips

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In the Rocky Mountains, where I live, we've had an interesting winter this year. The snow has come a bit later than usual, but it has arrived, along with colder weather. And every year, no matter how much I think I've stayed on top of it, it's time to make sure my house is ready for the winter weather. As my friends at Pella suggested, I'll share a few of my favorite tips to keep my home … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 24 Free Printable Valentines!

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Valentine's Day is only a few weeks away! I loved these great ideas ... 24 free printable Valentines! Valentine's Day Gift Cards @ Live Laugh Rowe via Tidy Mom    Funny Valentine's Day Cards @ Landee See, Landee Do Loom Band Valentines @ The Crafted Sparrow  Geometric Valentine's Day Printable @ Salt and Pepper Moms  … [Read more...]

Easy Color-Blocked Coaster & Trivet DIY Gift Idea!

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This is such an easy project -- and it's great for housewarming, hostess, wedding and birthday gifts! It's an easy #LowesCreator project anyone - even kids - can do! Even though it's easy, it has a bold, modern look. And you can customize it to your recipient's decor! Here's how to make this easy color-blocked coaster & trivet DIY gift idea: You can create this in different … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Home DIY Projects!

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I'm already thinking of new home DIY projects for the #1905Cottage! I loved seeing all these great ideas ... 20 Home DIY Projects! Read on and get inspired for your DIY! Industrial Cart Coffee Table @ Kleinworth & Co  DIY Industrial Message Board @ Home Remedies via Lolly Jane  Functional & Organized Home Office @ The Wannabe Cowgirl via Lolly Jane  Faux … [Read more...]

Link Party Palooza — and $25 Target Giveaway!

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It's Friday!! Welcome back to the ... We've combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap Time, Lil' Luna, Somewhat Simple, Tatertots & 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 … [Read more...]