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Paper Mache I: Recycled Bowl

I have been obsessed interested craft projects using recycled newspaper in recent months and somehow managed to leave out the entire classic craft medium of paper mache. Paper mache is an incredibly versatile and fun craft medium because it is … Continue reading

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Lemon Poppy Seed Frozen Yogurt Popsicles

    Sometimes I just crave something sweet and cold for a treat. I don’t typically keep ice cream on hand for a few different reasons (mostly because if I have it, I eat it, and then I don’t have … Continue reading

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Recycled paper valentine crafts: Heart garland

When it comes to holiday crafts in general I like easy ones. This heart garland for Valentine’s Day is not only easy, but the end result is simple & elegant. It works great as a Valentine’s Day craft for children, … Continue reading

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Quick crafting preview

I will return later this week with a fully formed craft tutorial, but I am so excited I just had to share what I am working on right now. Over the last few weeks I have been working to improve … Continue reading

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Crafty afternoon results

I will be back tomorrow with a more detailed crafting post, but I wanted to show off the results from my crafty afternoon. I spent some time with a friend on Saturday making paper flowers inspired by these two pins … Continue reading

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The creative mind mapping of a simple crafter

Last week I talked about my New Year’s resolutions and the things that I would be talking about on my blog. This week you are going to start to see the first installments of those resolutions.  Below is my first … Continue reading

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