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Quatrefoil Screen Printed Pillow {tutorial}!!

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I may have a slight obsession with pillows! I love making them. I love changing them up in my home. They are such an easy and inexpensive way to change the look of a room or decorate for different Holidays. I have been moving my family room into a turquoise and grey color scheme. So when I was sent Plaids Simply Screen system -- I was excited to make a pillow that fit into my new color … [Read more...]

Make a Holiday Felt Flower Wreath {Christmas Tutorial}!!

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Happy Thanksgiving!! I hope you are having a wonderful day with your loved ones!! Today I am thankful for so many things, including this wonderful blog world. One of the biggest blessings in my life -- my sister Ashley is here to share her Felt Holiday Wreath with us!! Here's how you make the wreath: … [Read more...]

Make a Bejeweled Christmas Tree {holiday tutorial}!!

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Hi, my name is Anna, and I blog at My Life and Kids. I'm thrilled to be visiting at Tatertots & Jello today! I had three kids in three years and whew has my life changed! Just a few years ago I had a job I loved, a house in the city and a social life. Now I stay home with my three kids, I live in the suburbs, I wear mom jeans, AND I drive a minivan! In my spare time, I blog about it all … [Read more...]

Great Ideas – - {28 Thankful Projects}

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Ooh, the preparations that are currently happening in our homes!  Some of us are busy preparing for Thanksgiving while some of us are preparing for Christmas.  Either way, it is the busiest time of the year.  With so many things occurring it is easy to forgot what the true meaning behind both of the holidays are!  Make sure you STOP and appreciate the little things, because life, my friends, is … [Read more...]

Make Holiday Favors — Handmade Cinnamon Butter!!

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  Hi Tatertots and Jello readers! Happy Fall!! Today I am going to share with you a really great favor for your Thanksgiving guests. I really love to send friends and family home with a little something that helps them remember the good times we shared at Thanksgiving. It is a simple recipe, packaged up extra cute. What I love about this is you can do these a few days in advance and have them … [Read more...]

The New Silhouette Advent Calendar and discount code!

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 I am loving my new Silhouette Cameo. It cuts things so precisely and I love the larger cutting space. I spent the weekend working on this Silhouette Advent Calendar!!   It's a new product from Silhouette. When you buy the Advent calendar, it comes with a download card that gives you access to 25 different advent boxes and a background you can cut out!! I think this Countdown … [Read more...]

Fall Project — Make Pumpkin Whoopie Pies!! {recipe tutorial}

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I am the momma who revealed her biggest, most personal secret –on her blog. I am the momma who experiences frequent bouts of guilt. I am the momma who silently judged other mommas until becoming one herself. I am the momma who sometimes super sizes a McDonald’s value meal to overcome a tough day. I am the momma who makes lists for everything, who has cheerios stuck to her bum most … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Project with the NEW Silhouette Cameo!! {and GIVEAWAY}

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Update - we have a winner!! The winner is Marie from Chocolate Covered Chaos!! Congratulations!! {I used And The Winner Is - a random generator to get the winner} And, if you didn't win… there is still time to get one before they sell out, all you have to do is head over to Silhouette and buy one! [[UPDATED: The promo code “TATER” is no longer valid -- sorry!]] The new Silhouette … [Read more...]

Make Interchangeable Envelope Message Pillows! {tutorial}

interchangeable envelope pillows

Hello Tatertots & Jello readers... Do you know how HAPPY I am to be visiting here today? I am a LUCKY girl! I'll be sharing my "Message Pillow" with you wonderful people, I hope you like it as much as we do... .But first let me introduce myself.. I am Desirée and I blog at The 36th Avenue. The inspiration behind these pillows came from a sign that I made for my girls bedroom from a … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Amazingly HARD to Choose from Halloween Projects!!

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You sure don't know how to take it easy on a girl.  There were so many AMAZING Halloween projects linked up this week!!!  Don't forget to take a second look at all of the links because EVERY project is fabulous! Plus, there are all kinds of other great ideas from recipes, DIY, refashions, Fall ideas and more! Halloween Decor @ Crafty Scrappy Happy Feet, Ghosts, and a few Monsters @ Tattered … [Read more...]