Winter 2011 Handmade Gift Exchange [Craftaholics Anonymous]

A few weeks back I signed up to join in The Winter 2011 Handmade Gift Exchange hosted by Linda of Craftaholics Anonymous.  I was paired up with Angie From Our little Nest Up north  I love making things for mothers  I think every mother loves a keepsake of to remind of us of our children so after I found out some info about her and her children I got to work on her gift .  I made Linda a key-chain with a penny for each of her kids birth years … [Read more...]

Homemade Christmas Ornaments ( Salt, Flour and water)

 Its that Time of the year for us to make our Dough Ornaments , We have been making these for about 5 years .( I will try ad find pictures from previous years)It's a great way to change up your look year to year and a great way to get the kiddo's involved  but the biggest bonus is it  saves alot of money :)It's super Easy to do How to make salt dough ornaments you will need4 cups of flour1  1/2  Cups warm water 1 cup salt rolling … [Read more...]

Deck the Halls Giveaway Hop!

Welcome to Deck the Halls Giveaway Hop. This event is hosted by Yes I Have A Coupon & A Giveaway Too! and features giveaways with a value of $25 or more at each one of the participating blogs. Make sure to stop by them all and enter for your chance to win!I will be giving away TWO prizes in my contest 1st Prize will be a $15 Gift Certificate to From Proper to Rocker2nd Prize A custom design Subway art PosterThe print will be 11x14To enter to Win the prizes complete … [Read more...]

Wreath Inspiration

 I was PINteresting this Morning looking for ideas for my Christmas wreaths I just LOVE the way all these yarn wreaths look I have found a few favorites I want to share these with you which one is your favorite ? ( You can go to the blog post by clicking on the images of the wreaths) I found this super CUTE tutorial post on how to make these Mini yarn wreaths think of all the possibilities, you can find the tutorial at   Christopher and … [Read more...]

* Over* Giveaway for free 7×9 photo book* (a $15.99 gift)

I have a Quick giveaway to hand out to Five of My Friends Photo books are the easiest way to create meaningful gifts and keepsakes. That's why Shutterfly is giving me the chance to treat my friends to a free 7x9 photo book* (a $15.99 gift) – just in time for the holidays. If you Would Like to be one of the Five Leave a Comment below with what theme you would go.Thanks FriendsLove Brooke … [Read more...]

Re Purpose – Large Butter Container & Freezer Paper Box to Drawer Divider

With No car and No school today was the perfect day to get some cleaning done so I jumped right in and got to work on my very messy kitchen drawers Im not really sure why there is pretzels and fruit loops in there???  First things First Empty out the mess! I really wanted to make dividers out of wood but didn't have a car to go to the hardware store so I went on a hunt to see what I could use in the house to help me organize better , I found a empty box … [Read more...]

Great Idea’s ( DIY household Cleaners)

   So I keep seeing all these posts on Pinterest about how to make your own Household Cleaners I thought I would post some of the ones that I'm going to try .Laundry Detergent  Sara Renee @ The Better Mom Has a great Tutorial on how to make homemade laundry soap  Dish Washer You can find this Tutorial for Dishwasher Soap  @ Being Creative to Keep My Sanity    All-Purpose Cleaner  You can find this … [Read more...]

From Proper to Rocker Giveaway post

  Our next giveaway is coming to you from - FROM PROPER TO ROCKER I hope you take a minute and read my review of her shop you can find it by clicking on her logo below Here are some super cute things I love on her site    there are so many I love!Now onto the Giveaway :Winner will recieve one gift card to for $10.00 You need javascript enabled to see this giveaway. … [Read more...]