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Tips for Making the Quickest Scrapbook Ever

by jessicaturner on May 20, 2013

This weekend Elias had his end-of-season soccer party. I offered earlier last week to put together a little photo book for the coach. Just something simple, with a few photos of her coaching + some words. And then, I forgot about it until about 3 hours before the party. I quickly sent some photos to […]

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Tutorial: 10 Minute Crazy Hat

by jessicaturner on April 3, 2013

A few weeks ago, Elias had crazy hat day at school for Dr. Seuss week. Monday night I had plans of scrounging up something, but I fell asleep with a migraine at 7:30. Tuesday morning I had to leave an hour earlier than normal for a work meeting. Matthew said, “can you do something quick […]

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Easy Craft: Mod Podge Door Monogram

by jessicaturner on March 11, 2013

Decorating our new home has been a slow process. Our old condo was so tiny, there wasn’t a lot of opportunity for decorating. Now that we have a little more space, I am having so much fun getting creative. Adeline used to share a room with Elias and I didn’t invest in anything special decoration-wise […]

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Tutorial: Kid’s Soda Bottle Jet Pack

by jessicaturner on November 15, 2012

Last weekend I finally took 30 minutes to make Elias a jet pack inspired by one on Pinterest. Unfortunately, the link is dead for the one I pinned and it has no instructions, so I thought I would write some of my own. Already, this little project has give him hours of creative expression – […]

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Wonder Woman Costume Tutorial

by jessicaturner on October 5, 2012

For Elias’s superhero birthday party, I made a Wonder Woman costume for Adeline. It was inspired by this Wonder Woman costume picture on Pinterest. Here are the steps to make this easy and adorable Wonder Woman costume. Supplies Wonder Woman onesie 6-9 yards of blue tulle (the more tulle you buy, the fluffier the skirt […]

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Mirror Mirror: A Crafty Tutorial

by jessicaturner on March 23, 2012

Today I am pleased to share this altered mirror box tutorial based on the upcoming family film Mirror Mirror, in theaters on March 30. This is an incredibly simple project that you could easily do with your kids, friends or by yourself! If you can’t find a box, you can easily do this on any […]

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St. Patrick’s Day: Handprint Leprechaun Tutorial

by jessicaturner on March 1, 2012

Pin It Since becoming a Pinterest addict, I have become obsessed with kids’ handprint art. I just love how they are always fun, easy art projects to do with Elias AND they always turn out so cute. When I saw this leprechaun on Pinterest, I knew I had to enhance it into a keepsake that […]

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Elias the Leprechaun: Easy Magnet Project

by jessicaturner on March 11, 2010

My family has been begging me to make another magnet of Elias (the last one I did was Easter last year). I just haven’t done the holiday photos like I did in his first year. So no magnets. But I knew that with St. Patrick’s coming I would be doing one. This past weekend Matthew […]

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So Much Inspiration

by jessicaturner on March 4, 2010

 Petal Pushers Galore (Photo Credit: Lindsey Cheney) Craftiness has brought so much joy to my life. My craftiness tends to focus on scrapbooking, but my taste in creative blogs is much broader. I probably have more than 100 scrapbooking and creative blogs in my reader. Today I thought it would be fun to share my […]

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