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Chinese New Year- DIY Crocheted Fortune Cookies!

Feb 12, 2015 No Comments

I know, I know.. Fortune cookies were actually, in fact, created in the USA… BUT, they are pretty well known symbols of good luck and you get one every time you go out for Chinese food! Last year, I showed you a really yummy WonTon Soup recipe. This year, I wanted to do something cute […]

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Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Specials at Walmart and More!

Feb 11, 2015 No Comments

Every year about this time, the buzz starts up again about Read Across America Week, and the birthday of one very famous author, Dr. Seuss… My girls’ school has a week full of fun events, and dress up days for this very occasion.. but the party is only in schools! Walmart is having a month […]

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Valentine’s Day DIY- Earrings and Bracelet Jewelry Set

Feb 06, 2015 No Comments

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and whether you’re looking for a gift to give, or a little something for yourself, Walmart has you covered! Of course, you can buy something from their selection of ready to go items, or you could get crafty and make something yourself! I decided to check out the craft area […]

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Keurig 2.0 Brewing System Update

Jan 31, 2015 No Comments

Many of you have already seen my initial post about the Keurig 2.0 K500 Brewing System that I received back in ¬†October. Well, I’ve had some time with it, so I wanted to update you on how it’s doing here. There are currently three different models sold at Walmart. The K300, K400 and K500. They […]

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DIY- Braided Crochet Winter Scarf

Jan 31, 2015 1 Comment

It’s Winter! That means cold weather in many parts of the country, here included. I have always wanted to make myself a really cool scarf, and this DIY project is where I finally get to do that! Since completing this scarf, I’ve worn it around and have received so many compliments on it. It’s very […]

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Scrap booking is Not Just For Albums Anymore

Jan 26, 2015 No Comments

Scrap booking was all the rage back in the early 2000’s. Friends would get together every few weeks and have scrap booking parties. Papers and tools would be shared, and photo albums would be oogled over. I even subscribed to several scrap booking idea magazines! I’m sure many of you did too! I loved seeing […]

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