My Favorite Things Giveaway

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Today I have a fun giveaway for you guys.  I've teamed up with a group of bloggers to share and giveaway our favorite things.  And you have a chance to win any of them! Before I go into the details of my favorite things, check out what my creative blogger friends are giving away, too! TO ENTER • Check out the gift collage below. • Scroll to … [Read more...]

Baby Gift Basket

Fun and practical baby gift basket idea!

Brad and I are at the point in our lives where many of our friends are having babies. It's funny how life in our twenties has progressed for us and a fair amount of our friends. Graduate college at around age 22-23. Engaged at around age 24-25. Married at 25-26. Babies at 27-30. It's like clockwork.With all of these milestones come gifts. … [Read more...]

Colander Flower Planter

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Psst.  Looking for a last minute Mother's Day gift idea?  Or maybe a housewarming gift? I've got you covered with this super easy-to-make colander flower planter.  Seriously, this takes 5 minutes to make once you get your materials rounded up. It’s also the 10th of the month, which means I’ve partnered up with some other fantastic creative … [Read more...]

Peppermint Monogram Wreath

How to make a peppermint monogram wreath! GREAT handmade gift idea!

Our very good friends host our friend Christmas party every year so I thought I'd plan ahead for once and make them a festive peppermint monogram wreath as a thank you gift for hosting.  They're also getting married next year, so I think a monogram wreath is appropriate-- nothing says two becoming one like a monogram wreath.  Am I right? Here's … [Read more...]

20 Handmade Gift Ideas

GREAT inexpensive handmade gift ideas!

Last year I shared 10 two twenty one handmade gift ideas, so I decided to continue the tradition this year, but I added 10 additional gift ideas. Handmade gifts are seriously the best.  They're great for gift givers on a budget.  All of the the gift ideas below are under $30, but most are under $15.  Handmade gifts are also awesome because the … [Read more...]