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Get Organized in 2012 — How Do You Record YOUR Family Memories?

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I was a big scrapbooker from the beginning in the early 90's. I loved buying all of those little stickers and recording the moments. I even had all of the different patterned scissors and punches. Then things got more complicated, my kids got older and LIFE took over. I got WAY behind on my scrapbooking. I just realized that I am 7 years behind. SEVEN years. What to do???? I asked this … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make a Valentine Tree of Love!!

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Hello Everyone! I am Angie from Echoes of Laughter...a stay-at-home mom of 2 who loves crafting! I want to thank Jenn for the pleasure and honour of being a guest here on Tatertots and Jello.  I am just super peachy happy to be able to share this with you! Here is a tutorial for a very simple 'tree of love'  for Valentine's Day. ♥♥♥  … [Read more...]

Getting Motivated and a winner

How was your first week of 2010? I know I wasn't ready to get back into the regular routine! I was really dragging at the beginning of the week. I told myself that I wasn't going to make any resolutions this year so I wouldn't be disappointed in myself when I broke them in February. But then I asked you guys what you were working on this year and that all changed... There were so many wonderful, … [Read more...]

Creative Fridays: sweater redo

I was flipping through the Boden USA catalog last night. I don't think I had ever seen their clothes before. They have some really cute things -- but they are also very expensive! I saw this sweater. How cute for Fall. Then I saw the price tag -- $98. Seriously?? I loved the buttons and the stripes. I thought of all of the buttons jars that I have. Could I remake one of my old sweaters into … [Read more...]

My Square Foot Garden: 1 month update

It's been about a month since we planted our square foot garden and things are coming along really well. I have gradually been planting some of the seeds. I think the last seeds I planted went in about 10 days ago. It's so fun to see the seeds sprouting up and everything growing. The kids love to go out every morning to check on the plants and see the progress. We have planted: Herbs: rosemary, … [Read more...]