Autism Awareness Wreaths

How cute is this wreath from A Modern Day Fairy Tale? I will be searching for old puzzles at garage sales this Spring so that I can make one for our door. View her post here This cute ribbon shaped wreath can be found on Etsy in the Charlee Rose Designs shop. You can purchase … Read more

10 Creative Gift Wrapping Ideas

This week starts my least favorite Christmas “to do”…wrapping gifts. It’s just so time consuming since I have to make sure they look perfect and while I’m doing so I’m thinking of how they are just going to get torn open. I do some gift bags but I think unwrapping gifts is so fun for … Read more

12 Days Of Christmas Giveaway Galore (MyMemories Giveaway)

It’s time for the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Galore hosted by To Sew With Love. Just like all the other giveaway hops I’m participating in you can find a link list at the bottom of this post so you can hop around to all the other great giveaways. My giveaway for this hop is … Read more

Creating An Art Keepsake

Though my children are only toddlers I already feel like I’m being buried under tons of art collages, finger paintings, and other artwork. I know as they get older it’s just going to get worse so I decided to create a “brag book” of Jacob’s artwork from his toddler years. I went to The UPS … Read more

Top Ten Tuesday- Elmer’s Trip

My trip to Florida a couple weeks ago with Collective Bias and Elmer’s has been one of my favorite opportunities I’ve had in my blogging career to date. I wanted to share my favorite things about this trip in Top Ten Tuesday fashion. 1. WARM WEATHER! Currently here in Chicago we are bracing for a … Read more

Elmer’s Craft Calendar

Elmer’s has created a wonderful calendar for 2011 with a year’s worth of craft ideas. Visit the Elmer’s website to download this FREE calendar! (Disclosure: I recently spent a few days with the Elmer’s team but I was not asked to post this. I just love these ideas and wanted to share them with my … Read more