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Apparently I have a thing for wreaths.  I didn’t realize it until I looked through my Pinterest boards and saw that I have quite a collection going on there.  I should have known, since my craft business was pretty heavy on the wreaths, and those were my most popular item.  I recently did a post […]

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As you’ve probably figured out by now, our annual Pumpkin Party is a pretty big deal around here.  We start planning the moment our party is over every year by taking notes on what worked and what didn’t.  I always have a party checklist and use it to make sure I don’t forget anything from […]

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Idea time! In my last post, I shared some pictures from Pumpkin Parties past to remember what went right, what went wrong, and what to add.  The next step for my planning process is to collect ideas for this year’s party.  Every party has a few must-haves: yummy seasonal food & drinks, festive & fun […]

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I know, I know, it’s a little early to be thinking about Halloween! But if I don’t start now, I’ll get overwhelmed and won’t finish everything that I want to do.  Every October, we host our Annual Pumpkin Party for all of our friends and family.  It’s a huge celebration of all things Autumn, and […]

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Over the weekend a dear friend and I started our training for the Phoenix Summit Challenge 2013.  She made the mistake of asking me to read the Arizona Bucket List in a recent issue of Phoenix Magazine, where I found this challenge and convinced her it would be a great idea.  I love to hike, […]

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I’m always on the hunt for inexpensive craft supplies, even when I don’t have a project planned. In my experience, I can usually come up with something to create with the odds and ends I’ve collected. For instance, I recently bought some nice snowflake scrapbooking stickers that were marked down from $4.99 to $1 that […]

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I’m FINALLY feeling semi-normal again after being sick all week.  Which means that I probably overdid it today getting stuff done around the house.  I may or may not regret it tomorrow, but I’m currently pretty proud of myself 😀 I got all my babies planted into big-kid pots and into the garden, pulled weeds, […]

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Slowly but surely I’m recovering from whatever bug I caught over the weekend.  I feel better than I did yesterday, and here’s to hoping I feel better tomorrow! While I still felt decent on Sunday, I reorganized my craft supplies and thought I’d share a few tips and pics here. Years ago, I owned a […]

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I hope everyone had a great weekend! Ours was nice and relaxing, even somewhat productive. After running errands and doing some light chores today, I decided to tackle yet another to do: the kitchen sink. It’s become quite stained and chipped over the last year from all the entertaining we do for the holidays. I […]

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