Planning ahead in October for December holidays can help you not only
save money, but alleviate a lot of stress as well. Here’s how I plan
ahead for holiday card giving before the holiday madness arrives...
A perpetual calendar by definition is one that is good for many years.
When my children were younger, they loved having one in our kitchen and
competed to be the first one to change the date for the day...
Monday, September 26, 2011
...Simple items can help break up the monotony of rows filled with book
spines, similar to decorative bookends. Look for non-linear items such
as: Vintage metal toys (trucks, wagons or sand pails)...
Monday, September 19, 2011
If you’re looking for creative ways to surprise your children, a fun
way to add some excitement to their lunch table at school is with snack
bag header cards! Download the free PDF file and print to lightweight cardstock paper...
Monday, September 05, 2011
Creating the designs on my sewing machine was fun and allowed me to
really get creative. If you’d like to try it and are in need of a sewing
machine, check your local retail stores and online shopping centers for
great deals and reasonable prices. Here’s how I created my embellished paper borders...
I began to collect embroidered patches when my son was around 5 years
old. It began with a few he’d acquire in scouting clubs or picked up
while on vacation in gift shops. Others were from fire department
uniform patches from his dad...