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4th of July party 2017

July 4th 2017 Party

July 4th 2017 Party

We had our July 4th 2017 party yesterday.  It was kind of an impromptu party because I was not sure how many of us were even going to be around!

 This year is kind of a super long holiday weekend with July 4th being on Tuesday!

 It seems like everyone has been celebrating for a week!4th of July party 2017 Continue reading

star crossed mini quilt

Star Crossed Mini Quilt

My husband and I took a quick trip to Las Vegas last week and of course I had to go to one of my favorite quilt shops…The Christmas Goose.  I found a fun pattern book with this darling little Star Crossed Mini Quilt.star crossed mini quilt Continue reading

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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patriotic mason jars

4th of July Ideas

I thought that today I would do a round-up of some of my 4th of July ideas!  This holiday is coming up quickly, so I figured it wouldn’t hurt to give you some ideas!  I love this holiday…I love most things Americana, so I just love all the decorations, banners, fireworks, parties and parades!  With that introduction here is a round-up of a few of my favorite 4th of July things!

July 4th Lollie Garland.   Continue reading

Americana pom pom wreath

Americana Pom Pom Wreath

I finally put out all my summer and Americana stuff the other day with the help of a couple of my grandchildren.  But when we got all done we decided that we needed something for the front door and my granddaughter said…”Let’s make an Americana Pom Pom Wreath!”  So we went upstairs and found some yarn and started making this wreath:Americana pom pom wreath Continue reading

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Vintage Memorial Day Craft!

Happy Memorial Day everyone!  

I hope that you are having a great day!  I have a fun Vintage Memorial Day Craft to show you!  This is a fun project that you can do with the kids and you could leave it out all summer to show your patriotism!Vintage memorial day craft Continue reading