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This month we wrap up the 2020-2021 school year for PTO and planned for 2021-2022! I am going into my 3rd (and final) year of being the PTO President for my kid’s elementary school. Every year we have a big planning meeting in June for the next school year. Gifts are my love language –…

Crochet Flower pot gifts

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crafts, crochet

June 24, 2021

Since my kids were really little I have been wanting to make them each a quilt – even buying fabric for them – but of course I never got to it and now they are totally over the original fabrics (flowers for her, cars for him). So I started from scratch, this time getting input…

Kitty Quilt in progress

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September 9, 2020

I was going to save this activity for my summer newsletter but decided with all the craziness going on now with the Coronavirus, that I would share and add a little fun for kiddos who are off of school due to the virus. I did this project with my kids back when O was almost…

DIY Kid’s Handprint Calendar Activity

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April 2, 2020

This project has been on my list for almost a year now – and we just got them updated before the next birthday parties!  I blogged about  birthday books back in 2013 – see the post HERE.But now my daughter is just about to celebrate her 10th birthday – so we have 9 birthdays worth…

Save the memories with a DIY Birthday Book!

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August 14, 2019

Okay ok yeah I was a cheerleader in high school, sorry for the lame title, but school spirit is what this post is all about! I have been working like crazy to beef up my inventory for the LAST Issaquah Farmer’s Market and a few upcoming holiday bazaars.  I sewed up a huge stack of…

We have spirit, yes we do, we have spirit – how about you!?

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October 9, 2014

Before Miss O’s big 5th birthday I showed you the  furniture that I was making to furnish my childhood Barbie house that now resides in my daughter’s room – HERE.  Well I was able to sneak into her room the night before her birthday and set up all of the furniture and her dolls so…

My childhood Barbie house furnished

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August 27, 2014

The big princess party is getting closer and I just finished up all of the favors for the kiddos.  I made fun bags that I will share soon – but first I want to share the princess wands that I made for the princesses!  And I wanted to share how I made them with you!…

DIY Princess Wands Tutorial

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crafts, party favors, tutorial

August 4, 2014

I love banners at parties!  You might have noticed that in some of my other party posts.  I even just posted a tutorial for a fabric pennant banner HERE! For Miss O’s princess party – I wanted to use some fabric that I had used as table décor at my wedding.  It’s pink and sparkly and…

DIY Party Decor – Tassle Banner

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crafts, party decor

July 28, 2014

My sister’s and I loved playing with Barbies!  We would make houses on the floor with our hardback Disney books and play for hours.  One Christmas we got a beautiful Barbie house that my Dad made from plans he got from my Aunt.  It was so awesome!  3 floors and an elevator!  Over the years it…

Furnishing my childhood Barbie house for my daughter

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July 25, 2014

We are heading to the beach soon and I felt like I needed a nice big beach bag!  I have been so busy with party projects and sewing for my kids that I thought I deserved a little selfish sewing (plus my birthday is coming up soon)! A quick search on the internet I found…

Selfish Sewing – Beach Bag for me!

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July 23, 2014

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