• easy no-bake Reese’s cheesecake pie {chocolate & peanut butter!}
  • flutter sleeve romper sewing tutorial & FREE pattern in size 4T
  • understanding aspect ratio for better photos
  • sweet little bear donuts and a $200 back to school giveaway!
  • felt kermit and miss piggy dollss {muppets most wanted}

easy no-bake Reese’s cheesecake pie {chocolate & peanut butter!}

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This cheesecake pie is a winner: it starts with a silky rich chocolate peanut butter layer, topped with a fluffy, creamy cheesecake layer, and garnished with chunks of Reese’s peanut butter cups, all wrapped in a classic graham cracker crust. There’s no baking, meaning this easy pie comes together very quickly. You get all the flavors of a peanut […]

flutter sleeve romper sewing tutorial & FREE pattern in size 4T

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I made this little romper for my daughter over a month ago with the intention to post it right away – but I really wanted to include a free pattern download so I waited on posting for a few weeks while I got the pattern put together. Then I went on vacation and got absolutely […]

understanding aspect ratio for better photos

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Have you ever taken a great photo, sent it to be printed, and gotten it back only to see that half of someone’s head is cut off? Or maybe you tried to enlarge a group photo to an 8×10 and the people on the sides got cut off. Why would the photo lab do that? […]

sweet little bear donuts and a $200 back to school giveaway!

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I know everyone’s saying it, but I can’t believe how quickly summer has gone! That means there’s not much time left to get ready for the first day of school! Last week I posted a fun roundup of 20 ideas to make the first day of school special, and today I have a great back […]

felt kermit and miss piggy dollss {muppets most wanted}

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This post is sponsored by Disney and Blueprint Social. My entire family loves the newest Muppets movie: Muppets Most Wanted. It’s witty and clever and completely hilarious – one of those very rare movies that are truly fun for all ages – when you can please adults, a 3 year old, and a teenager you know […]

20 fantastic first day of school ideas {photos, food, gifts & more!}

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I know some of you still have a whole month before school starts, but for others the big day is right around the corner! I’ve always loved the first day of school – of course, I’m a nerd, and I LOVE the smell of new books. But even if you don’t love school itself, there’s […]

make a dress longer using the lining | sewing tutorial

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A few weeks ago I showed you how I made a thrifted dress longer by adding a band of contrast fabric across the hem. That’s an easy method, but what if you don’t want to add contrast fabric? What if you want the lengthened portion to look just like the rest of the dress so […]

beachy photos frames {easy end of summer craft}

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This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® Elmer’s and Wet Ones, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #CraftandCleanUp http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV Years ago my kids collected a bunch of small seashells on a trip to the beach and they’ve been saving them ever since. While cleaning out […]