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Stepping into a Mothers Day Gift!

Uggggg! Mother’s Day totally snuck up on my this year. I was planning on taking the kids to a diy pottery place to make a gift for their Grandma. Alas! They wouldn’t be able to put anything we made into … Continue reading

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Smarty End of Year Teacher Gifts

So late last week I realized the end of the school year had snuck up on me yet again! Holy cats! I was going to need a teacher gift for 10 teachers (2 kids, school, day care, PE, music, etc) … Continue reading

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Paper Packages Tied up in String

This year I took the easy route and bought (gasp) teacher gifts instead of making them. I know, its the thought that counts. I just feel like I am cheating. But, Miss M and I spent part of the day … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas – Holiday Mug Rug

Sometimes you need a nice little hostess gift, teacher gift or bosses gift. I like keeping a few of these around for quick little last minutes gifts (or in my case frantically whipping them up at the last minute!). I … Continue reading

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DIY Sesame Street Gifts

Between the three week trip to Asia and how many hours I have been working there wasn’t much time to make presents for M. But I was able to whip up two gifts the day before the party. Each gift … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Unwrapped

At the Steam house we open our family presents on Christmas Eve morning, because Christmas day is spent with extended family. Its such a wonderful time. N sorts the presents into piles for him and his sister while we wait … Continue reading

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Bonus QUACK!

M came in my room while I was getting ready this morning in just a diaper and declared “I want ducky clothes.” Mr. Steam was getting her dressed and she was evidently protesting because she wanted ducky clothes. Oh dear. … Continue reading

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Hot Gifts to Keep your Cool this Christmas

With only 9 days until Christmas we have reached my cutoff for homemade Christmas presents. If I haven’t started it by now that poor person is going to get a *gasp* store bought gift. It happened this year to my … Continue reading

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Santa Baby (homemade presents for the baby on your list)

So you say you have a baby on your Christmas list but you don’t have any ideas what to make. Well let me see if I can help you. Here are some gifts that I have made for the different … Continue reading

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Criss-Cross Christmas

Coasters make great gifts. They can be quick to make and there are so many different kinds. I made some stamped coasters last year. This year I made some fabric coasters called Cris-Cross Coasters. You can make a set of … Continue reading

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