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It’s that time of year again – time for the kiddos to get creative and show some love to their […]

My friend Allyson from Day to Day Wonderments recently completed a project that was just too good not to share!  She, like […]

I’m so excited about this Halloween project, it turned out even better than I’d envisioned.  It’s the quintessential MPMK project […]

Contributor Allison is back today with something very cool.  DecoArt sent us some of their new Ink Effects fabric transfer ink and […]

So remember last week when the Elmer’s Craft it! giveaway began?  Of course you do, entries have been nuts – […]

I first gave you a glimpse of the personalized alphabet book I made for C here.  He liked the initial […]

I’m guest posting at Whip Up today with one of my favorite new art techniques: block printing with yarn.  This […]

Isn’t this little guy cute?  If you’re a regular reader here than you know C’s an October baby – this […]

Today I’ve got a great little DIY I’ve been saving especially for book week, a personalized preschool photo book.  I’ve […]

I’ve already told you guys my little S turns 1 this month.  Of course we couldn’t let that momentous event […]

I already lamented earlier this week about the hard time I had coming up with a good Father’s Day gift […]

All it took was one little trip to IKEA and the creativity center that I’ve been visualizing for months now […]

I love fresh flowers but I’m not great about remembering to buy them.  I think a pretty vase made by […]

I’ve been meaning to share a mini-tutorial on these easy-peasy baby blankets for a while now.  But then things got […]

As I watched the disastrous events in Japan continue to unfold last week, I became grateful that my children are […]