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Beautiful, Edible, Inexpensive Teacher Gift-$1.35!

Beautiful, Edible, Inexpensive Teacher Gift-$1.35!

| May 9, 2012 | 3 Comments

Here is a great little “thank-you” that won’t break the bank.  Unless the recipient is allergic or a hater (how could you be?), it’s sure to be a winner.  Fresh, sweet, and gorgeous red ripe strawberries.  Paid about $1.25 for a 1 lb package and then used my silhouette to print and cut 6 labels […]

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Meet Carameled Frapplestein

Meet Carameled Frapplestein

| October 11, 2011 | 4 Comments

He’s a pretty dapper not-so-scary kind of dude.  We like carameled apples around here, but they taste excessively sweet to me when fully drenched in caramel.  So this was a good compromise. Here’s how we made him: Hair:  Caramel and miniature chocolate chips.  Use good caramel like the one sold here (great tips for carameled […]

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Modern Chic Tiered Serving Tray

| May 7, 2010 | 1 Comment
Modern Chic Tiered Serving Tray

I entered this in Studio Five’s $5 Craft Challenge today.  It was so fun to make and turned out so cute that I want to make many, many more.  So if you receive one as a gift…..  My favorite part about this project is it’s versatility.  The components dis-assemble so that you can 1) store […]

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Pot of Gold for St. Patrick’s

| March 17, 2010 | 2 Comments
Pot of Gold for St. Patrick's

Here’s a quick and fun little idea I did for my hubs this year to celebrate St. Patrick’s day.  (I don’t even think he knows it’s a holiday today :)) The dollar store has these little salsa tubs that are PERFECT for little pots-o-gold or cauldrons (for Halloween).  They come in a two-pack so they […]

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Aprons-Tie One On!

| March 5, 2010 | 2 Comments
Aprons-Tie One On!

I love aprons.  Due to their recent comeback, there are a lot of really fun patterns out now, many are free.  If you want to try your hand at a simple sewing project, an apron is a great place to begin. Here are two different styles of aprons that I have made and love: Apron […]

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Magnetic Paper Doll in a Tin

| January 6, 2010 | 0 Comments
Magnetic Paper Doll in a Tin

I love paper dolls.  Always have.  When I was browsing blogs several months back, I came across this adorable little one-page template of a paper doll designed by Hillary Lang of Wee Wonderfuls back in 2005.  Hillary was kind enough to give it to us as a freebie so I immediately downloaded it and filed […]

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Turtle Pretzel Goodness

| December 14, 2009 | 1 Comment
Turtle Pretzel Goodness

I wasn’t really intending to do this as a post, but since my goal is to post every other weekday and I have nothing else ready (why did I begin during the month of December?), I figured might as well.  I was planning on making these pretzel treats that I saw my friend making a […]

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