Sunday, November 13, 2011

Sew.Craft.Create.: Muffins for Mommy

Sew.Craft.Create.: Muffins for Mommy: Amee P. is a fabulous mother of four who lives in my community. In April of this year {soon after having her 4th child} she was diagnosed...

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Boo Scrapbook Letters























This fun project was so much fun to make!! and so EASY!! I love how cute it looks on my wall. A friend of mine found this cute idea on pinterest. A VERT cute idea!!! Right?!?! Who would of thought of tying the wooden letters together.  I love it!! 

You can find these kind of letters at Joann's craft store for a $1.50 each. The paper and embellishments made this project SOO cute!  I bought my scrapbook paper and embellishments at my favorite scrapbook store in my neighborhood.

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Vintage Halloween

I LOVE all things vintage. So when I found this sign while visiting my family in Utah, I snatched that baby right up.  What do you think? I love mine!!

Halloween Mini Album

I LOVE Halloween and Scrapbooking So MUCH!! TWO of my favorite things. I made this fun album during a girls getaway which was so much fun. I loved everyone minute of it. Scrapbooking and eating yummy food for 2 days straight. One of the funnest thing I have ever done. 



These pictures were taken at Disneyland Trick or Treating. Which I highly recommend. It was such a fun night. 



I love this photo of my little man as Captain Hook on his Grandpa's back. My little guy loves his Grandpa so much! 



Don't you just love this one!! I love how cute it turned out. My cute little Tinkerbell and her cousins are her fairy friends. 








This one makes me laugh!! DANGEROUS! He is a little bit of a crazy guy. LOL!



I will always cherish this album and look back and wish they would stay this age forever. 

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Scrapbook Clipboard


















This Halloween Clipboard will be so much fun to put on my scrapbook table. What you'll need to make this is a clipboard, scrapbook paper and embellishments! For EXTRA cuteness of course!!!

Monday, October 3, 2011

Magnetic Halloween Frame



My favorite thing about this frame is the orange chevron paper. I am totally in LOVE with this paper. The other neat thing about this frame is the embellishments and the picture can easily be taken off and  switched with different embellishments and pictures!! SO FUN!! I made one for both of the Grandma's for Halloween. And of course one for me.




Magnetic Halloween Picture Frame

I LOVE the little EMBELLISHMENTS!!








  • The banner removeable!!
  • The embellishments are magnetic!!
  • You can change the way it looks anytime you want. If you make a bunch of EMBELLISHMENTS.












 Materials:
  • Lowe's- 5x8 magnetic sheet.  They were only 67 cents!!
  • Frames- Dollar Store. Super cute frames!! Am I Right?
  • Teresa Collins Scrapbook paper and Embellishments
  • Magnetic Strips-Micheal's Craft Store
  • Modge Podge
  • Sponge Brush




How to:
1. Modge podge the Orange Chevron scrapbook paper onto the magnetic sheet.
2. Cut out your embellishments and cover them with modge podge.
3. Stick on your magnetic strips to the back of your embellishments. Your embellishments will hold your photo onto the frame. :)


All done! Easy as pie. :) Now you have a cute gift to give to the Grandparents for Halloween. 

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Chalkboard Book


I have found a new obsession! Pinterest is more than awesome it's beyond AMAZING. I have found so many neat ideas from Pinterest. One of them is this really neat Chalkboard book that can be made out of an old board book or a board book from the dollar store. I found mine at the Dollar Store. The idea came from here http//:www.whipup.net/2011/09//10/guest-blogger-series-creative-chalkboards/.com



Don't you love the Eraser I made for my little girl? I LOVE it!!






Thank you Regina Lord for the genius idea!! Mine is a little different from her's. The tittle is made out of scrapbook paper and sticker letters. I used modge podge to adhere it. I covered it with a coat of modge podge to give it a glossy look. The other thing I did differently is I made a cute eraser out of modge podge and scrapbook paper. I think the eraser is my favorite part!!  Emma is already so obsessed with her's and she has tried to carry it around with her the entire day. So I would have to say this project has been a success.  

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Halloween Banner

My Halloween pennant garland was inspired by a cute book called Bethany Lowe's Folk Art Halloween. I love it so much! It has so many cute ideas in it. I would defiantly recommend buying it.

You want to make one of these well I will tell you how! :)

What you will need to make this:

1. Mat board
2. Modge Podge
3. Black card stock
4. Rick Rack
5.Wire
6. Drill
7. Hot glue gun


How To:
1. Cut out a pennant shape onto mat board.
2.Trace the pennant onto scrapbook paper.
3. Modge podge the paper onto the pennant.
4. Modge podge the Halloween images onto the pennant. 
5. You can find the images on Google. 
6.Print them out and trace them onto your black card stock.
7. Hot glue the rick rack onto the pennant. 
8.Drill a hole into the pennants for the wire.
9. Last but not least hang it up! :)









 So cute and I love the VINTAGE feel to it!! :)

Happy Halloween!



Wednesday, April 27, 2011

April Fools Day

While I was visiting my family in Utah, my Mom's daycare and my kids celebrated April Fools Day with a fun  joke. All of the kids loved it so much!! I love the kind of April Fools jokes that are cute and fun!! So when I saw this idea in blog land I had do it!!I wish I could remember where I found it!






Materials:
1. Gummy Worms and Swedish Fish.
2. Small pull the lid fruit cans. $1 a can!
3.Wrapping tissue paper

How to:
1. Empty the fruit from the bottom of the can.
2. Clean out the cans and let them dry. I used a blow dryer to dry the cans.
3. Type up a note that says April Fools!! Love, Mom
4. Put the note in first then the candy, and last of all the tissue paper.
5. Glue on the lid with a glue gun.
So much fun!!!

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Homemade Easter Buckets




Here are my kids Easter buckets filled up with Easter goodies!! Both of them had SO much fun with them!! It will be fun to let them take their buckets to the beach this Thursday :) I hope all of you had a fabulous Easter!!

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

The Shabby Nest: The One Where I Talk About Having a Bloggy Identity Crisis~

The Shabby Nest: The One Where I Talk About Having a Bloggy Identity Crisis~
Every blogger out there needs to read this post from The Shabby Nest!! I feel this way a lot and it feels good to know I am not the only one. Just the other day I was feeling bad about my blog and comparing myself to other bloggers and how my blog is not great like so many bloggers out there.

Friday, March 18, 2011

I HEART FREEBIES!!!



Click and get your freebie!!! http://kikicreates.blogspot.com/2011/03/fun-freebie.html
THANK YOU!! THANK YOU!! Kiki for this ADORABLE freebie!!! My little girl LOVES this!!! What a FUN St. Patricks Day treat for your little ones :)

If you want to do yours like mine I will tell you how:
1. Go to Lakeshore and get your paper dolls lamenated so they last for a long time! Lakeshore has the best prices.
2. Get a roll of magnetic strips. $1 at Lakeshore
3. Go to the Dollar store and go to the bakeware and get a platter.
4. Buy some green scrapbook paper and modge podge it onto your platter.
5. Cut out the dolls and clothing and adhere the magnetic strips to the back of your paper dolls and clothing.

Another fun thing the Leprochan left my kids was a bag of chocolate GOLD!! I told my little girly girl to draw a picture of a rainbow and lay it next to her shoe and just maybe the Leprochan will be tricked into thinking it's a real rainbow and leave his gold in her shoe. She LOVED it so much!! She thought it was so funny that she tricked the Leprochan. Heehee!! I love holidays!! Especially because I'm a mom and I get to see all of the joy and excitment in their EYES.

Here's my little guys shoe.


How CUTE is this!!




Thursday, March 10, 2011

Make Your Own Canvas Art



Materials:
Go to Walmart and grab the 8x10 Canvas's they come in 2 for $4.
Get your favorite 8x10 print printed at Costco! They have the best prices on prints


Modge Podge
Scrapbook paper
Sponge brush
How To:
Cover your canvas with modge podge and adhere your picture to it.
Modge podge ribbon around the edges of your canvas
Make a rose out of scrapbook paper and adhere it to your picture.


All Done!! Doesn't it look so CUTE!!! I LOVE it!!


Go and make one of your own! I would love to see how yours turns out!! I would also love any comments or new followers it makes my day so happy. :) Thanks for stopping by and come again.


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