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[15 Jun 2013 | Comments Off on Last-Minute Father’s Day: Six Craft Ideas and Printables | 4,280 views]
Last-Minute Father’s Day: Six Craft Ideas and Printables

Father’s Day is – gulp! – tomorrow!  Did it sneak up on you?  Are you totally freaking out because you are not feeling the least bit prepared?  Still need to figure out what the heck to get for dad?  We’re here to help!  We rounded up a few last-minute crafts and free printables for all of the procrastinators out there.  (I’ll admit, I am guilty …

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[11 Jun 2013 | Comments Off on Make A Father’s Day Magnet and Gift Card | 1,839 views]
Make A Father’s Day Magnet and Gift Card

Father’s Day is coming up, but don’t worry if you’re still scrambling for a gift idea.  This fun card and “pop” magnet is easy and quick to make!
As I showed you in this post, I enjoy using resin and dollar ice trays to make pendants.  I found this fun bottle shaped ice cube tray in the dollar spot at Target, and I bought it thinking …

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[11 May 2013 | One Comment | 3,094 views]
11 Free Printable Mother’s Day Cards (and more!)

Tomorrow is Mother’s Day! Are you prepared? If you’ve been procrastinating, there is still time for our favorite last minute solution to any forgotten event crisis: free printables! Here are some lovely free cards from around the web that will save your butt and your wallet at the same time!

[crafty mom card by iLoveToCreate]

[5 assorted Mother’s Day cards by We …

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[13 Mar 2013 | Comments Off on Make Print-and-Fold Carrot Favor Boxes | 1,642 views]
Make Print-and-Fold Carrot Favor Boxes

This year Easter fall early on the calendar – don’t let it sneak up on you!  If you’re looking for a quick, cheap, and easy way to add a bit of charm to your Easter baskets, check out this free printable that Jeromina of Paper, Plate, and Plane shared at Craft.  The post even includes detailed directions for cutting, folding, and assembly.  Imagine how cute …

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[13 Feb 2013 | 2 Comments | 2,885 views]
Make Printed Paper Bags

This is one of those projects that makes me want to slap myself on the forehead and say, “why did I never think of that?!” Did you know that you can use your computer to print images directly onto paper bags? The ladies at Club ChicaCircle posted the idea along with some free, adorable Valentine-y images to put on your bags. This …

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[10 Feb 2013 | 2 Comments | 4,910 views]
10 Free Printable Valentine Greetings

Need Valentine cards? You could give store-bought cards, but there are so many cute, clever printable Valentines out there!  Some are made to pair with various small gifts, while others will only cost you a small amount of ink and paper.  I’ve spent a lot of time checking out free printables this season, and I bookmarked some of my favorites to share. Here is a …

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[5 Feb 2013 | 8 Comments | 6,531 views]
Tutorial: DIY Poster Wall Art

I was looking for wall art to hang in my kids’ playroom when I found John W. Golden’s posters.  I’ve been a long time fan of his Etsy shop, and while I loved the idea of his “order of the management” posters, I couldn’t find one that said what I wanted to convey.  I feel like I spend enough of my day reminding my kids …

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[2 Feb 2013 | 10 Comments | 50,018 views]
101 Valentine’s Day Treat Ideas

It is traditional on Valentine’s Day to give your loved ones a token of your affection. This year, give your friends and family something extra-special with this list of 101 different Valentine treat ideas! You will find everything from classroom snacks to special desserts to end a romantic, candle-lit dinner, and everything in between. Whether you are searching for an idea for your neighbors, coworkers, …

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[1 Feb 2013 | 6 Comments | 2,556 views]
Friday Freebie:  Super Geeky Printable Valentine Card

I’ll admit it: I’m a geek. Oh, it’s not a bad thing. I wear it as a badge of pride! One of my proudest geeky achievements was teaching myself how to make webpages when I was in Junior High, back in the days when most people didn’t have Internet access. Yes, I’ve been a geek pretty much my whole life. …

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[29 Jan 2013 | 5 Comments | 6,432 views]
Tutorial:  Scratch-Off Valentines (with free printable)

Scratch off cards are fun.  It doesn’t matter if you’re a kid or a grown up, there’s something about revealing a hidden message that feels like a teeny treasure hunt.  I’ve always enjoyed making scratch paper with my kids, and I shared that tutorial here.  It’s been so popular that I thought I’d adapt the idea for Valentine’s Day.  What kid (or grown up) wouldn’t …