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an eclectic plate wall
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monogram wall string art

An Eclectic Plate Wall

an eclectic plate wall

What do you think of plate walls?  Total granny style or kind of fun?  I'm all for a good plate wall and I finally have my own eclectic plate wall in my dining room!  It's a fun mess of interesting plates and I have a feeling it'll be a great conversation starter at dinner parties. I've been collecting interesting vintage plates for about a … Read More...

32 Shamrock Crafts and Ideas

shamrock-crafts-and-ideas

It's the time of year when we celebrate leprechauns and rainbows and pots of gold ... and weeds.  That clover that grows wild is suddenly all the rage, especially when it's the four-leaf variety {smile}!  If you're hosting a party or decorating the house or simply dressing the kids for a fun day of pinch avoidance, I've got you covered with a pile … Read More...

Homemade Carrot Dog Biscuits

carrot dog biscuits

Homemade dog biscuits and carrots are both on the top ten list for my dog.  Combine the two and I have one happy pup.  These carrot dog biscuits are a twist on some dog biscuits I've made before and they got the stamp of approval from the family pups! To make them, stir together 2 eggs, 1 jar of carrot baby food, and 2 1/2 cups flour.  If … Read More...

Decorative Machine Stitching on a Paper Plate

decorative machine stitching on a disposable paper plate

I love to use paper plates for parties or to deliver treats to neighbors but I often wish they were just a bit fancier and a whole lot more unique.  You too?  Want a fun solution?  Add decorative machine stitching on a paper plate for a sweet and completely unique table setting!  And the best part?  It's super easy! Start with a regular … Read More...

Monogram Wall String Art

monogram wall string art

I really love the string art trend and decided it would be neat to skip the wood background and do it right on a wall.  My teenage daughter's room seemed like a perfect fit and it's now sporting monogram wall string art above the bed! To make this wall string art, I started by sketching the letter on the wall with a piece of chalk.  Chalk is … Read More...

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