Decorating Kids Rooms With Maps!

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Kimba from A Soft Place To Land adorned her sons room with this wall map. Such a classic look with classic colors! Kimba describes her sons room, “He is into geography right now and when I saw this earth-toned map at National Geographic, I knew it would be perfect for his bedroom.We’re both thrilled with …continue reading

TV Entertainment Center Turned Play Kitchen!

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How FABULOUS is this? I love the fact that it is a repurposed TV entertainment center. I’ve seen these entertainment centers sitting in front of homes on the curb with a sign that says, “FREE”!  Amy from Giggleberrry Creations received a fun surprise from her mom and dad – they made this adorable unit for …continue reading

How To Build a Cardboard Castle And Other Things

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Cardboard is a great building material. As a kid I remember building forts, castles, etc with large cardboard boxes and duct tape. Mr McGroovy has designed a rivet an ingenious aid that helps attach cardboard pieces together into cool play structures i.e. castles, boats, trains, etc. These cardboard structures are attached together with these rivets …continue reading

DIY: Frosted Mirror

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Images from Artful Illusions. Fun ideas using etching cream or spray frosting for mirrors… An easy way to make a silhouette is to take a picture and print it out in black and white. Tape your image to contact paper. Using an Exacto knife, carefully cut around the perimeter of the design. This takes a …continue reading

Winner of Modern Bird Studio Giveaway

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And the winner of the Modern Bird Studio giveaway is…….Skeelabum. THANK YOU to everyone who entered!!  Skeelabum you need to contact me within 3 business days – thanks : )  

Handmade Cottage Playhouse

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Are you kidding me? This completely adorable playhouse has a welcome mat, picket fence, striped awning, chalkboard sign, flower box, candy store and more…. and it’s completely handmade!!! The uber talented Lier has done it again – she made this playhouse tent and now is impressing me again with her newest addition. The creativity is …continue reading

Custom Art Giveaway – Last Day! -CLOSED

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Lastchance to enter the custom art giveawayvalued at $215. Giveaway ends this evening at 11:00 pm (PST). Go here to enter

Happy 4th of July!!

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I am so thankful for our wonderful country and for the freedoms we enjoy. Thank you to our troops who serve diligently to protect  us.    Have a wonderful and safe 4th of July!

4th of July Old Fashioned Crafts

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Use these “firecracker” favors as decor or hand out to guests. Fill with sparklers or ??? Check out this site for free July 4th downloadable images.  Inspired by old fashioned celebrations the following ideas are some adorable nods to the 4th of July. Swwweeeeeeeeett…..paper hat place cards! Learn how to make these place cards here. …continue reading

Board Games: Clever Storage & Make Your Own

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Here is a way to cut the clutter of game boards, use them as art but double as a storage space. Behind the game board are all the game pieces stored in a ziploc bag. Beckie from Infarrantly Creative is the mastermind behind these clever art pieces.   The back of the board stores all …continue reading