Dry Erase Frames from Cut it Out {Giveaway Closed}

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THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED Most of you have probably seen these darling frames floating around blog land. Their funky styles and bright colors make me happy- but their price tags definitely do not make me smile. Which is why I was thrilled to find out about the company Cut it Out- have you heard of them? Cut it Out creates funky, fabulous frames that are actually affordable!!!!! They have a huge variety of shapes and sizes, here are just a handful of my favorites: The quality of each … [Read more...]

Dressing Up Your Instant Hot Chocolate Packets

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'Tis the season to curl up in your cozy PJ's, grab a blanket and enjoy a warm cup of hot chocolate! We adore this wintry beverage in my home- simple, chocolaty goodness, but with endless flavor options! Here are our top 5 common kitchen ingredients you can add to you hot cocoa packet to kick it up a notch: 1. Creamer- You don't have to be a coffee drinker to enjoy the sweet flavors of creamer! My favorite creamer is International Delights Hazelnut. There are a huge variety of flavors, such as … [Read more...]

Leah’s Trip to the ER

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I had my first experience as a mom at the ER a few weeks ago. It was not a good day for me (or my daughter, for that matter!) ***WARNING- OPEN WOUND IMAGE COMING UP!*** THE STORY Leah and Ethan decided to be hyper and act crazy as I rushed through the produce section at WalMart. I literally had to get 3 things for a salad  to partner the dinner I was making for a friend that evening. I was trying to hurry and get the heck out of there, and the kids were driving me crazy by running around, … [Read more...]

{free} Christmas Card Templates

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Hello all! Rebecca from Simple as That here again - has it been a whole month already!!? Last month I shared some fun THANKSGIVING PRINTABLES with all of you and today it's all about Christmas...Christmas cards that is. :) Today I have a few free Christmas Card Templates for everyone! I just love sending out photo cards each year to our family and friends. They're cute, they're simple and one way to make them even simpler is to use a template.  You can DOWNLOAD THE TEMPLATE HERE,  … [Read more...]

How to Make a Sewing Machine Cover

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A sewing machine cover has been on my to-do list for quite some time now and since I've been working on re-doing my sewing space I thought it was prime time to finally make one. It was surprising easily. Here's how I did it: #1. Trace your sewing machine. I just laid mine down right on the floor and traced around it using a marker and some wrapping paper. (*Note: You can see that when I traced I left a generous 1 inch allowance on all sides just to make sure it would be big enough even after … [Read more...]