Monthly Archives: June 2016

Chalk Painted Bud Vase

You have some of these stashed away in your garage, basement, or attic. I know you do! Those clear bud vases from the florist that you just can’t quite throw away, but you don’t know what to do with them. … Continue reading

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Elastic Stretch Bracelets

Stretch bracelets are everywhere! I have several that I’ve picked up over the last couple of years and kept thinking “I should make these!” I mean, the craft stores are filled with all manner of beautiful beads – I could make … Continue reading

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Seashells

One of my very favorite things to do when we go to the beach is to walk along the shore looking for seashells. I do it every single time we go – every day we’re there if I can! And … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day, Dad – I Miss You!

Tomorrow will be a year since my Dad went home. It’s been a hard year filled with lots of tears and getting through all the “firsts” without him. Not a day goes by that he’s not in my thoughts. I … Continue reading

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For the Happy Couple – Wedding Card

Summer wedding season is here! This is a simple yet elegant card to make for the happy couple.  The stamp, embossing folder, and punches are all from Stampin’ Up. Stamp “Mr. & Mrs.” with black ink on white card stock … Continue reading

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Balloons Make the Day So Much Better

Have I mentioned that I love Unity Stamps??? My collection from them is ever-growing and they are always coming out with great images. Like this one called Evelyn Girl. She is so fun with her balloon bouquet ready to make … Continue reading

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DIY Patriotic Clothespin Wreath

You may have seen these Patriotic Clothespin Wreaths floating around the different DIY websites. With the 4th of July just around the corner, I thought it might be fun to make one. Here’s my take on it… I started out with a … Continue reading

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Just For You – Masculine Card

Like a lot of my card-making friends, I tend to struggle with making masculine cards. So when I saw this card on Pinterest, I knew it would be perfect for my brother-in-law’s birthday. Sometimes it is so helpful that there are so … Continue reading

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Red, White, and Blue Afghan

My youngest goddaughter just graduated from high school – where have the years gone?!?!? Seems like just yesterday she was sitting in my living room playing with my old Barbies. Now she will be heading off to the University of South Alabama in … Continue reading

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