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2016 Holiday Gift Guide


Happy December everyone! Today I have a super fun 2016 Holiday Gift Guide full of fun & educational gift ideas for this year. I also have a whole bunch of giveaways to go along with today’s post! Yay! I’m also having a sale in my store so make sure to keep reading for more info on that!   Click here…

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DIY: Hot Cocoa Reindeer Gifts


Good morning everyone! I have a super cute and easy gift idea for you this holiday season! These are a great project for kids to give to their friends and teachers!   Supplies: Mini Marshmallows Hot Cocoa dry mix Plastic frosting bags & baggie ties (I found these in the baking isle of Walmart.) Google eyes Red pom-poms Glue Pipe…

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Kwik Stix Review and Giveaway!


Good morning everyone! I have a really fun giveaway for you today, and just in time for the holidays! I’ll be giving away a set of the fun new Kwik Stix paint pens by The Pencil Grip!   I’m sure you’ve seen these popping up all over the internet, I know I have! And my kids were so excited when…

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2015 Sewing & Quilting Holiday Gift Guide


Have someone in your life who is getting started sewing or quilting? I have the perfect gift ideas to help you out! Last year our girls decided they wanted sewing machines for Christmas. And they’ve been in constant use since then. I love to see all of the creations they come up with. And I love that we got them…

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2015 Girls Holiday Gift Guide


Last week I posted my educational toys holiday gift guide, and this week I have my fun gift ideas to share with you. Today I’m sharing my girls holiday gift guide, and then in a couple of days I’ll have some gift ideas for boys too!     One of the things that Strawberry Shortcake has been asking for is…

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2015 Boys Holiday Gift Guide


As promised today I’m sharing some of the highly requested items from boys for Christmas this year. These aren’t always educational, but they’re definitely fun and most of his items encourage logical thinking skills so I’m counting them as educational too LOL! Ready?   Books: The Underland Chronicles have been a favorite of my son’s for awhile now, and I…

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Lakeshore Learning Spiral Art Design Center


Looking for some great gift ideas this year? I’ll have more 2015 Holiday Gift Guides coming out soon so stay tuned! But in the meantime, I thought it would be fun to do a giveaway of one of my featured products this year! We got the Spiral Art Design Center for Miss Lady Bug this year and she loves it!…

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2015 Kids Holiday Gift Guide


Hi everyone! I can’t believe the holidays are already hear. And I’m sure a lot of you are starting to make lists of items to get, so I wanted to share some of our favorites with you as well. This year I’m going to post an educational gift guide, then another one for boys/girls, and finally one for sewers and…

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How to make a Rag Quilt: Tutorial


  You will need: Self-healing cutting mat Ruler (I have a Fiskars 6’x24” acrylic ruler.) Cotton thread in coordinating color, I used white. Rotary cutter Sharp scissors (I used Fiskars 5” Titanium Micro-tip scissors because I already had them, but Fiskars 8” Softouch Spring Action Rag Quilt Snips are made specifically for rag quilting!) 2/3 yd. each of 5 different…

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DIY Christmas Pillow Buddies!


Good morning everyone! I always love to create handmade gifts this time of year. I think they’re not only fun, but they’re unique and make special gifts for those you love! Today’s tutorial is for a cute handmade pillow complete with a sweet little buddy! They’re super soft and cuddly, making them a perfect gift for Christmas!   So let’s…

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide


Good morning readers! It’s about time to start thinking about gifts for all of those special people in your life. and today I have a holiday gift guide to help make your shopping a bit easier. I like to share both educational and fun items that we’re either looking forward to receiving or giving. This year I have a ton…

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DIY Bandana Quilt Tutorial


Looking for a fun DIY project for your kids this fall? Look no further, this DIY bandana quilt is perfect for your young crafter. These were super easy to make and I loved the way they turned out! I will say that Strawberry Shortcake (11) was able to do pretty much everything on her own. I helped Tinker Bell (8),…

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