Working On A Sip-n-"Sea"

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I’m working on a Sip-n-See for this Sunday and the theme is nautical to reflect the baby’s nursery. Here are the invitations that were easy to put together using double-sided paper, some ribbon and wood anchor craft shapes, and fish confetti made from a craft punch.  Stay tuned for full recap next week!

Inspiring Gift Boxes

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Want to make a statement with your hostess gift(other than what’s inside)? Try embelishing your gift box with one of these fantastic ideas from Martha Stewart. It’s easy to create an interesting look with a few wraps of pretty ribbon. Happy gift-giving!

Cupcakes With NO Calories!

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These carnation “cupcakes” are so adorable. Send someone you know(or yourself) one from 1-800-Flowers. Of course I always support the DIY motto too(using these)! ; DThese are guaranteed to last more than 5 minutes…unlike the edible kind.

What Can You Do With Ribbon?

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Talk about bang for your buck! You can create a fantastic statement by using simple ribbon in unique ways. I love the personalized banners as much as everyone else, but look at how adorable this ribbon banner above, is. ANYONE can do this! Look at all the fabulous ways you can use ribbon to blow […]

Outdoor Party Decor Week

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There’s a party happening over at Celebrations.com and you’re invited!  This week they are highlighting some of their contributors who have shared ideas for outdoor entertaining. I’m excited and honored to have been asked to contribute some ideas for their site, and each day this week they will featured a different contributor and link to their articles. Visit the links below […]

Magical Moss Centerpieces

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There can be more to a centerpiece than just flowers and candles. Why don’t you try incorporating some moss details into your next arrangement. The top photo is very simple with sheet moss and votive candles. They show a hanging version but you could easily use this idea with a large bowl or dish…maybe even […]

A New Use For CD Case

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How about this great idea for a party favor. Wrap up a big cookie and place it inside of a cd envelope for your guests. Don’t forget the cute little sticker to go on the outside! Photo: In the Now