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fireworks and parade bags

Fireworks & Parade Fun Bags

It is the time of year for parades and fireworks, so I decided to make some “Fireworks & Parade Fun Bags!  I first saw this idea at eighteen 25 and thought what a fun idea.   I love watching parades and fireworks, but it seems like the wait time is long for the little ones.  I thought it would be fun to make some little bags with some goodies in them just in time for the 4th of July!  These are perfect for filling with your favorite treats and little toys!fireworks and parade bagsI put licorice, candies, poppers, bubbles, and snaps in this bag, but you can fill with whatever treats your family likes!

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Valentine Donut Tags

Valentine Donut Tags

Today I have some fun little Valentine Donut Tags!   These could be used for Valentines Day or for any day that you want to do something a little bit special for those that you love!Valentine Donut Tags Continue reading

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The Best Yuletide Decoration

I saw this quote in an adult coloring book…”The Best Yuletide Decoration.”  It just made me smile and I knew that it would be perfect for the thought of the day!Perhaps-the-best-Yuletide-decoration-000-Page-1

Perhaps The Best Yuletide Decoration Is Being Wreathed in Smiles!

This fun, whimsical quote is perfect for framing, gift giving, or decorating!  It is formatted to a 5 x 7″ size, so it is perfect to put in a small frame to give away or to keep for yourself!  To print as a jpeg, right click over image and go to “save image as” then save in a folder.  You can then print your own or send it out to your favorite photo processing center.  For those of you that would like the PDF download click on the following link:

perhaps the best yuletide decoration

Is everyone getting their homes all decorated for the holidays and all of your shopping, crafting, and holiday baking done?  We had our Relief Society progressive dinner last night and so now I am getting ready for our Sinterklaas Party this weekend, after that I think I can get to my projects and my baking!  :)  Tis the Most Wonderful Time of the Year…or so I keep telling myself!  :)

Thanks for visiting, hope you have a wonderful weekend!

The images for these handouts are from “justsoscrappy.com”, from the “Jolly Days” collection.  They are used with a CU licence.

pumpkin spice soap

Pumpkin Spice Soap

This Pumpkin Spice Soap is super easy to make and is perfect for gift giving or to tuck into a Christmas stocking , for teacher gifts, or just a fun way to pamper yourself!  :)  This is also a fun craft that kids could help with!pumpkin spice soap

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baby cakes quilt

Baby Cakes Quilt

Today I have a darling Baby Cakes quilt to show you that I started a year ago!  I had all of the blocks finished and all I had to do is put it together and add the border and I kind of forgot all about it, until I was cleaning my sewing room a while back!  I’ll bet that none of you ever do that…right?baby cakes quilt Continue reading