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{Tutorial} Lollipops

{Tutorial} Lollipops

Vanilla lollipops : ) Let’s not pretend that all crafts come out the way they’ve been dreamed up to be. This candy-making adventure is a great example of that ; ) Above, you see a cookie sheet full of powdered sugar. I had used a cookie cutter wrapped in plastic wrap to make the butterfly … Continue reading

{Tutorial} Straw Wreath

{Tutorial} Straw Wreath

These grasses remind me of walks with my grandmother, when I was young. She would tell me how they used to use this straw to make brooms back in her day. And she’d show me how to gather it. Well, I didn’t make a broom, but I did use this straw to make a wreath … Continue reading

Avengers Cupcake Toppers “Printables”

Avengers Cupcake Toppers “Printables”

To confirm your suspicion that all we do here is birthday related {not always true ; ) }, I have another birthday post to share! My wonderful husband’s birthday was this past weekend. We went to go see the Avengers with some dear friends to celebrate. I brought dessert : ) I call these toppers, “printables,” … Continue reading

Butterfly Birthday {Decorations}

Butterfly Birthday {Decorations}

I had so much fun brainstorming and creating all things butterfly for Abigail’s first birthday. So. much. fun. This was the first good-sized party I’ve thrown, after having been introduced to the world of crafting blogs {thanks husband} and pinterest {thanks Laura} : ) I tried not to buy too much for this party. My two … Continue reading

Butterfly Birthday {Cake & Presents}

Butterfly Birthday {Cake & Presents}

Well I teased you with “butterfly” in the title of my last post, so here finally you can start to see one of the butterflies I made for Abbie’s party! A million thanks to my friend Laura (not Laura, another Laura) for all her cake advice! This cake could not have come out near as … Continue reading

Butterfly Birthday {Friends & Family}

Butterfly Birthday {Friends & Family}

Well our baby girl has turned one! We had two amazing photographers at her party, so prepare yourselves for many photo-heavy posts – including this one! These first two photos were taken by Stephen’s brother, Andrew. A perfect profile. Look how sassy Abbie Grace already looks ; ) The following pictures were taken by the … Continue reading