Fun to make Joyful Holiday Birds!

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How about a reveal from another crafty competition with Mona from Craft Klatch?  This time our challenge was to create something for the holidays with newspapers.   Fun!  Only problem was, I am in the midst of getting my house ready for sale.  Ever tried to craft and not make a mess?  Impossible.  But I did […]

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Free Pattern- Happy Camper Quilted Pot Holders!

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We will be officially living full time in our RV soon.  The house goes on the market this week and we are slowly weeding out all of our belongings and getting rid of things we will no longer need.  As I work toward getting my new kitchen together, I grabbed the pile of old grubby […]

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A look at pet gifts and a free dog Christmas stocking pattern!

pet christmas stocking pattern

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SimplyHealthy#CollectiveBias My dogs are spoiled.  I admit it.  Right now Sam’s Club has a great selection of pet gifts and I took advantage of it.  They are now stocked up on balls and stuffed squeaky things.  Of course, […]

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The day I baked a pie inside of a cake. Seriously…

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ThankfullySweet #CollectiveBias The folks at Mrs. Smith and Cool Whip have challenged me to come up with something unique and unusual for the holidays.  You know me.  I love a challenge.  Even if it has nothing to do with crafts! […]

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Need a warm spot in the sun? How about Daytona Beach?

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Daytona Beach Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. All opinions are 100% mine. With the cold weather setting in, we are looking for options for trips in our RV that do not involve snow and freezing weather.  The fact that we live in Georgia at […]

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Big changes, taxes and health Insurance…oh my!

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My quote for today:  “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot Oooh big stuff today.  I turned in my notice at my day job.  The house will officially be on the market on December 1, and the hubby and I are frazzled […]

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Movie Night with Easy Microwave Caramel Popcorn!

microwave caramel popcorn movie night

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#MovieNight4Less #CollectiveBias With house projects nearing an end, we took  advantage of a cool display I found at Walmart.   Orville Redenbacher’s popcorn, M&M’s® in the theater size boxes {milk chocolate, peanut, or peanut butter}, and a Warner Bros. DVD and […]

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A Recipe Book Giveaway and Swedish Spice Cookies!

holiday cookies book giveaway

This recipe is reprinted with permission from Holiday Cookies by the Chicago Tribune staff, Agate Surrey, November 2014. I love giving baked goods as gifts, and often feature recipes that are perfect for giving.  So I was thrilled when the folks at the Chicago Tribune asked me to do a review of their new Holiday Cookies […]

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Fun Holiday Recipes- Peanut Butter Cheesecake and Graham Cracker Houses!

Fun Holiday Recipes- Peanut Butter Cheesecake and Graham Cracker Houses!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PBandG  #CollectiveBias With the holidays approaching, and lots of gatherings to attend, I find it necessary to come up with new and exciting Holiday Recipes to add to the holiday table.  Why?  I have no idea.  Maybe it is […]

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Burlap Angel Personalized Place Settings and Fun Giveaway!

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This project was sponsored by BurlapFabric.com!   The folks at Burlap Fabric.com gave me some great burlap bags to work with, so I decided to create some Burlap Angel Personalized Place Settings!  And I had enough fun burlap supplies left over for a giveaway.  So be sure to check out the bottom of the post […]

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