+Linda Gardner
DIY Watercolor Placecards
washi tape turkey
fall table setting
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Fall Watercolor Art for Kids #MakeAmazing

fall kid craft - watercolor art

 This post is brought to you by Scotch®. All opinions are 100% mine. I received free product to try. Fall Watercolor Art for Kids My boys LOVE to paint! We seriously go through paint like its candy around here. Not sure if its because its messy that they like this form of art or what. I am all about encouraging their artist endeavors so we paint frequently.  I have found that watercolor paints seem to last the longest. Plus I think watercolor paints are the prettiest washable paint :) For … READ MORE

How to Gilding with Three Metallic Mediums


Hello, hello! If you inherited a flock of mismatched foul planters, what would you do? I really liked the original shiny gold finish of the duck planter so I decided to give them all a metallic makeover! Here's how to gilding in three different and very easy techniques. How to Gilding Gold and Metallic finishes by: Jessica of Dear Emmeline The Plan:  Three planters.  Three different metallic finishes. First up, the large goose got a makeover with my new favorite spray … READ MORE

Handmade Gift Exchange Winter 2014 Sign Ups!

handmade gift exchange

This exchange gives you the opportunity to MEET a fellow crafter and the perfect EXCUSE to get your craft on! There is no skill or cost requirement!   Handmade Gift Exchange Welcome to the 11th Handmade Gift Exchange!! This bi-annual gift exchange has grown to be the largest online handmade gift swap. Elfster I am using Elfster to facilitate this exchange. If you have any questions or issues using Elfster, you can email them at [email protected] Gift Exchange … READ MORE

Friday Finds #5

Breakfast Sandwich Stackers

Happy Halloween! Before you head out for the evening, be sure to share the latest creation you've been brewing! Here are our favorites from last week's party. Erin from Strawberry Mommycakes || Instagram || Pinterest || Facebook Oreo Halloween Desserts from Happy With Printables   Jenny from Bloom Designs || Instagram || Pinterest || Facebook Reversible Wood Backdrop from Over the Apple Tree Brandy from Gluesticks || Instagram || Pinterest || Facebook DIY Tray Stand from … READ MORE

Healthy Halloween Dinner

Healthy Halloween dinner idea. Colorful and easy. yum!

Tonight is the big night! Are your trick-or-treaters ready? Better question is, are the costumes ready? ha! I think we are about there. Last night we carved pumpkins, picked up an extra bag of candy, finished up Davis's ninja turtle costume, and made our Halloween dinner since we will be at a Halloween party for dinner tonight. We have been trying to eat healthier and this was our Halloween dinner for this year. Healthy Halloween Dinner Idea We had Witch Hair spaghetti topped with … READ MORE