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Make it Monday

Super Simple DIY Bean Bag Toss

I have another fun diy as part of the Elmer’s Blogger Crew series, and this one is perfect for all those Summer parties you’re planning, or for a fun summer activity the kids can share with friends.  I love it for a few reasons – it folds up nice and flat and can be stored […]

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Crafty Kids Corner

Let The Kids Scrapbook And Capture 2 Memories At Once

I am excited to be a part of the Elmer’s Blogger Crew for the year 2014.  The sponsored event will bring you 6 seasonal posts throughout the year.  They sent supplies to use and you’d swear it was Christmas when my kids opened the box! All the ideas and opinions are mine, of course :). […]

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Make it Monday

Free Printable Valentine Card

Have I ever told you about that time I waited until 5pm on Valentine’s Day to get my hubby a card? The only cards left were in Spanish :). Good thing “I Love You” is much more romantic when said in Spanish! Then there was that time I cut a heart out of red cardstock […]

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Sew be it

11 Easy Sewing Projects

I have a feeling many happy ladies around the world got a new sewing machine for gifts this holiday season, and you’re looking for some easy sewing projects to start off with.  If you’re not you should be – my first project was tackling a set of difficult valences and I swore off sewing for […]

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a Simply~Charmed Life

Free Printable :: January Month At A Glance Calendar

I received quite a few emails asking where the printable month at a glance calendar was in December, and I’ll be honest-it was buried under a to-do list a mile long.  Then I realized how much I missed using it last month.  It really does help me stay organized.  So I quickly made this one […]

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Make it Monday

Turn Holiday Photo Cards Into Photo Magnets

Hello friends and happy New Year!  I am just coming out of my Holiday coma – I swear every year it takes me a bit longer.  Nothing like 12 degree weather (in Dallas!!) to wake a girl up :).  It’s good to be back though, and getting back into the swing of things. I’ve taken […]

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a Simply~Charmed Life

The Last Minute “Don’t Forget” List For Christmas :: 2013

Time for the last minute list!  For the last four years I’ve posted this last minute list of things I don’t want to forget, or still want to get done for Christmas and share here in hopes that it helps you out too.  I included a list of things not to forget, some tips that […]

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Maria's Kitchen

Christmas Breakfast Ideas

I have been seeing the cutest Christmas breakfast ideas on Pinterest and around the web, and have a simple one my kids love too – so I thought I’d share them today.  I included a few festive pancake ideas, and some recipes that you can make the night before and pop in the oven in […]

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a Simply~Charmed Life

10 Great Ideas For Christmas Eve Traditions

It’s Christmas eve; the shopping is done, the presents are wrapped, and your kids feel like Christmas morning is taking too long to get here.  Time to bring on a tradition that they can equally look forward to – well, almost.  I’ve always tried to keep in mind that when I look back at Christmas […]

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a Simply~Charmed Life

Stocking Stuffing 101 – My Family Tradition

Happy Thursday friends!  A few years ago I wrote a post on my families (somewhat over the top) tradition of stuffing stockings. More specifically- How To Stuff A Stocking.  It’s been so fun over the years to read all the comments the post has received, it’s amazing how one tradition can evoke so much emotion!  […]

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