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Handmade Seeded Paper

Spring is finally here! Everything is starting to grow and turn green. In the spirit of this glorious season, I created seeded paper made from junk mail, scraps of paper and natural elements. I...

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Starbucks Bag Gift Wrap

One of things I like to do is use household and recycled items to create beautiful gifts. Using stuff you already have can create an inexpensive and unique gift wrap design. It also makes...

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Decoupage Egg Shakers

Now that Easter is over, here is a fun thing to do with all of those leftover plastic eggs. One idea I had is to make decoupage egg shakers. This is a great project...

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Ginger Lemon Tea

With allergy season upon us, not only am I dealing with a nasty case of sniffles and scratchy throat but I have somehow managed to catch a cold on top of it. Here is...

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Spring Garden Gift Wrap Design

When I created this design, I was thinking of a beautiful spring garden party with a white gazebo and cascading flowers. I always try and capture a mood with my designs that will set...

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DIY Birch Log Centerpiece

Bring the outdoors inside with this beautifully decorated birch log centerpiece. This decoration is sure to brighten any springtime table whether is it for an Easter brunch or to be used as a festive...

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DIY Fabergé Eggs

Here is a beautiful decoration you can make with your leftover plastic Easter eggs. These are actually a lot easier to make than they look.  I created these Faberge Eggs for my Easter TV...