Babba Box – Crafty fun on your doorstep

Mar 14, 13 Babba Box – Crafty fun on your doorstep

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I went to an event at Barefoot Books last week and I won the door prize! There were actually two parts to the raffle that were equally exciting. The first was a credit from Urban Sitters! Can you say Date Night?! I have been itching to use Urban Sitter ever since my speed dating experience with them a while back. But I needed a...

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A Night at Palettes – Giveaway.

Feb 12, 13 A Night at Palettes – Giveaway.

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Contest Closed. And the Winner is : Ida M! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Last year, I went to a blogger night at Palettes coordinated by the very lovely Charlene Chronicles. It was a lot of fun and I found out I can paint :-) Since you guys have been so nice to listen to all my whining I thought I would give you a little sumpin...

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DIY Autograph Books for Disney World

Jan 25, 13 DIY Autograph Books for Disney World

Posted by in Disney, Family, Travel

I am not so crafty, but I try. Sometimes I do it because my kids are begging me. Sometimes I do it because the occasion demands it. Other times, like this one, I just want something special and different. Autograph books for Walt Disney World. I just wanted something personalized, small enough for their little hands, and...

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The not so crafty mama gets her sock puppet on.

Apr 02, 12 The not so crafty mama gets her sock puppet on.

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Okay so this one isn’t going to win any awards or anything. But it’s a classic. I was tired and they were begging for a craft. If you need directions, well, then you need more help than The Life of Reilly can...

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Not so crafty mama makes Valentines

I searched for a bit to try and find a Valentine that both my 5.5 and 3.5 year old could make together. I gave them a couple of choices and they decided on these ones from Martha Stewart. They were real easy to make. I could have let the 5 yo do some cutting but thought it would be faster if I just did it. Faster, yeah right. You...

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The non crafty mama get her sailboat on.

Sep 01, 11 The non crafty mama get her sailboat on.

Posted by in Family, Rants & Raves

Again, I don’t think I can take credit for this one either. I don’t know if I saw it somewhere or if it just came to me in a vision as I was looking at yet another egg carton in the recylcle bin. You’ll need: egg carton construction paper markers scissors glue       I know most sites would...

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