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Stamp Pads and Glimmer Mist in a Pinch

So I am taking a class from Craft Tech University on Saturday with Samantha Star.  Since it has been over 4 years since I bought anything stamp related I needed to buy some supplies.  I figured no problem I would just go to the scrapbooking store.  Did I mention it has been close t0 4 … Continue reading

Sugar Cookies!!!! (Very YUMMY!)

There is one cookie that reminds me of Christmas and it is the basic Sugar Cookie.  Every year my grandmother or one of my aunts made sugar cookies (my mouth waters just thinking about them).  I have my grandmothers recipe but I have had no luck in the depth south making them.  WAY TO STICKY!!!  … Continue reading

Pink Pom-Pom Birdie

My daughter has been bugging me for over a week to make a bird out of pom-poms.  I finally broke down and pulled out the pom-poms and helped her make a birdie.Materials:1 small pom-pom1 large pom-pom2 feathers2 googly eyes1 pieces of 1 1/2” pipe cleaner (feet)1/2”x1/2” piece of felt (beak)glue (I used Tacky Glue) Picking … Continue reading

Homemade Thanksgiving Themed Trivets

According to Wikipedia: A trivet (pronounced /ˈtrɪvɨt/) is an object placed between a serving dish or bowl, and a dining table, usually to protect the table from heat damage. Since I will be hosting Thanksgiving Lunch/Dinner on Saturday I want to decorate the house in a “fall theme” (hence the vase and the still unfinished … Continue reading

Homemade Play Dough

The last time I made this was three years ago.  My daughter was two and we had only been in our house about a month.  I had the day off from work and I wanted to do something fun so we made play dough.  She also tried to eat it, it didn’t taste very good … Continue reading


Okay so it is Saturday morning and I am absolutely giddy not only because my husband has the day off but I get to go to the Dollar Store!  I hate shopping with a passion (clothes, shoes, purses, etc.) but I love the Dollar Store!  My daughter is going to join me and we are … Continue reading

Warhol Inspired Wall Art

Now that I am back to the land of the living after my battle with the Savannah Crud (yes, that is the technical name for it) I wanted to do a project with my son.  I was looking back through some of my Arts & Activities Magazines and I came across a project in the … Continue reading

Sunshine, Lollipops, and Rainbows…

Labor Day, today is officially my son’s 1st birthday and the MDA Telethon, which means no school and no hubby today (because of the telethon).  My daughter has been talking about rainbows this week, so I thought it would be a prefect opportunity to share my knowledge on color. My idea originally was to just … Continue reading