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SNAP! Conference Ticket Giveaway ($250 value)!!

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{{Happy Monday!!}} I am so excited about this awesome giveaway today!  I am thrilled to be working with the SNAP! Conference that will be held at Thanksgiving Point, Utah April 19-21, 2012. I think this conference is going to represent the best overall creative topics -- modern handmade, contemporary craft, mind-blowing events and home DIY.  AND you don’t have to be a blogger to join in the … [Read more...]

Keeping It Real — I’m Looking for a Virtual Assistant!!

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It's my three year blogoversary!! I started Tatertots and Jello as a personal blog, as a place to keep my creative projects. And it has grown into something that I could not have imagined in my wildest dreams. I am loving this blogging world and the opportunities that TT&J has brought to me. I love creating project and promoting other people.  The administrative side of … [Read more...]

Blogger Bloopers — what was your biggest project fail?


It's so easy to think that everyone has perfect lives, homes, children, projects, food...... in the blog world. I love it when people show the real side of life. Cheri at I Am Momma Hear Me Roar is Keeping it Real with a  fun series on her blog with bloggers showing off their craft fails. I love it!!!  {cheri} And I will be over there later today sharing one … [Read more...]

Michael’s Creative Crew Blogger Event!


A few weeks ago I was in Texas, as part of the Michaels Creative Crew. It was a whirwind two day trip filled  amazing information, fun, new friends and crafts galore!! It was such an honor to be one of the bloggers at this fun event. And I think the thing I loved the most about this trip was getting to know the people behind the Michaels brand. First of all, I have to say how impressed I am … [Read more...]

Sun, Sand, New Friends and Crafts — what could be better?


Have you heard about the Craftermind's Cruise?? It is going to be so fun. Amy of Mod Podge Rocks!, Beckie of Infarrantly Creative, Heather from Dollar Store Crafts and I will be setting sail from Port Canaveral, Florida on October 21, 2011 for three days of sun, sand, conferencing, networking, and crafting.  Learn how to grow your blog, meet some incredible new people, exchange crafty ideas, and … [Read more...]

My New Windows 7 Notebook PC from Staples!


If you follow me on twitter you may know that I have been having major issues with my laptop. My 10-month old HP was having a hard time. I’ve had two keyboards fall apart on me … and recently the hard drive crashed and it has been refusing to boot. (I think it’s a fan problem.) I need to send it in for service but I can’t bear to be without it. So when Glam contacted me about receiving a new … [Read more...]

Two Brand-New Blogs to Check Out!!


I just wanted to let you know about a couple really cool, new blogs that have been launched this week!! … [Read more...]

Do you do this? {Book Advent Calendar}


 We started our Book Advent Calendar on the first. I saw the idea last year. Sorry - I can't remember where and loved the idea!  After the Holidays last year I gathered up all of our Christmas books and put them away so I could keep track of them. I got them out this year and discovered that I only needed 8 more to reach 25!! … [Read more...]

A Blogger’s Day Out!


 A few weeks ago I was able to go visit something wonderful that is being built in Salt Lake City. The new Museum of Natural History. And wow - is it going to be wonderful! I was able to go with a group of fun bloggers and we were so lucky to have a full tour of the entire site! It is really going to be such a gem in the community!  The main floor of the building is going to have a wide patio … [Read more...]

Mark Your Calendars!


Have you heard of Creative Estates? It's a Fabulous New Blogging Conference that has just been announced!! I love the concept!  What if all our creative friends lived in one neighborhood?   We could go across the street, and borrow thread instead of eggs.  Go next door if we needed handmade business ideas would be ideal.  Stop down the street for help with a blog design or blog post.  And … [Read more...]