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Happy Holidays: Free New Year’s Printable

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Hello! I'm Chelsea from Two Twenty One. I hope you're having a splendid holiday season and are looking forward to ringing in the new year! Speaking of ringing in the new year, I wanted to stop by and share a fun New Year's printable with you. I'm a big fan of printables because they're instant decor and better yet-- most are free. … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays: How To Capture Magical Photos with Santa

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Hello all my Tatertots and Jello reading friends. My name is Emilie, and I am a photographer and educator. You can find me at www.photobyemilie.com/blog. I'm thrilled to share with you a little Christmas spirit. What's more Christmasy than SANTA CLAUS? There is nothing like visiting Santa to get kids (and parents) excited for Christmas. Today I'm going to give you a few ideas to make your … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays: Personalized Photo Wall Plate

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Hello TT&J readers, greetings from Infarrantly Creative, Knock Off Decor and Roadkill Rescue.  I am Beckie, one of Jen’s oldest bloggy buddies here to show you a very SIMPLE holiday gift for the grandparents, or better yet, the great grandparents.  Because let’s be honest, usually great grandparents have everything they want already.  But one thing they always seem to love is pictures of their … [Read more...]

Master Bedroom Accents — and a FREE printable!

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I just love our new Master Bedroom -- it's my favorite place! I've been adding a few more accents here and there to the room, and I've been looking for some unique decor elements to add. One of my favorite tricks with Shutterfly is to use not only their quality photo reproduction, but also to use their designs with graphic elements, too! (Like I did for the holiday pillow I designed for the … [Read more...]

Shutterfly Wood Wall Art and Master Bedroom Gallery Wall Sneak Peek!!

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I've been hard at work on my master bedroom makeover, and as part of that project I'm adding a gallery wall (on both sides of a door). Last month my sister Wenderful and her family came out for a visit and I talked her into a family photo shoot! I have wanted a gallery wall in my master bedroom for so long and was so excited to get started on it. Thanks Wendy for such awesome … [Read more...]

DIY Summertime Instagram Display Wall!

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Are you on Instagram? I have to say that it's my newest passion. I just love capturing everyday moments with my kids and also sharing behind-the-scene updates on projects. I have been wanting to make a photo board to  show off these pictures for quite awhile. My friends at Michaels contacted me a few weeks ago and shared some SUPER exciting news. They are now carrying fabric!! Isn't … [Read more...]

DIY Hanging Frames Tutorial!

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  Hey there! It's Jess and Monica from East Coast Creative and we have another super simple way to dress up your walls on the cheap! I'm in the middle of re-doing our kid's bathroom and for five years there hasn't been one single piece of wall decor in that room. Now, I'm one step closer to well-dressed walls with these hanging frames! Isn't that cute? I went to a World … [Read more...]

Project Life Special on HSN and a Project Life Giveaway!

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I'm not a traditional scrapbooker, but I love taking pictures and documenting our family's adventures with Project Life. I think the thing that sold me on Project Life last year was how simple and easy it is!   The kits come with everything I need to create amazing pages. All I need is my pictures and a pen to create memorable albums. I can even print out my Instagram pictures and use them in … [Read more...]

Ella’s Special Day and How to Create a Giant Party Photo Wall!

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We had a fun time this weekend! My mom came into town for Ella's baptism. Since Ella didn't have a friend party for her birthday, she really wanted a fun celebration for her special day. I have some really cute pictures of her throughout her eight years and I remembered my friend Becca at Blue Cricket Design sharing a tutorial of how you can print pictures on Blue Print Paper for very cheap. I … [Read more...]

Best Lenses to Capture Summer Fun (photography tutorial)

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  There are few things better than photos of kids having fun, and there is no better time than summer to have fun!  Using the most appropriate lenses makes all the difference in your photos.  I love using a long lens when capturing candid photos.  I like standing far away enough from my subject that they don't really know I'm snapping photos of them.  PAPARAZZI STYLE!! I recommend 2 … [Read more...]