Halloween Printable Decoration

Halloween Printable Decor

I pulled out my Halloween decor this weekend.  I know it may be a little early, but the next few weeks (especially the weekends) are going to be wild and crazy so I figured that I better do it while I had a chance. I’ve started working on some Halloween projects.  I posted our Halloween… 

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Nothing Happier than Fall, Fall Pictures, & Sibling Rivalry

Fall Pictures

It’s here!!!  Fall is officially here and I couldn’t be happier.  I told my daughter we would be getting fall pictures soon and she quickly said, “Mom! It isn’t fall yet.”  Little did she know – fall officially kicked off yesterday! Today was a beautiful day and we took advantage of the nice day and… 

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Halloween Countdown


I’ve made it a tradition to make an advent calendar for my favorite holidays and events.  I’ve been making custom designed magnetic favor tins with a fun surprise each day inside the tin.  Each day there is a different activity, treat, or something special to unveil. Check out the other countdown’s I’ve put together: Christmas… 

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Nothing Happier than Sesame Street, Football Games, & Learning to Ride a Bike

Nothing Happier than Sesame Street

I am super excited for the fun holidays just around the corner.  My youngest is also turning 2 in a little over a month.  There is a lot of fun in the coming weeks and I’m making massive lists to help me stay organized.  Hopefully I’ll have time to work on some fun holiday and… 

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Nothing Happier than Sunflowers, the Mountains, and Calming River Sounds


School started!  Woo hoo!  Hip, hip, hooray! It is so nice to be back to a sustainable routine.  I am still trying to figure out what our fall routine will be, but I’m very grateful for the new hours in our home. Here are my picks for the nothing happier series. Sunflowers When are start… 

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Friday 5 – Fall Leaves, Funny Reviews, Settle Like Adults, It’s Time, & Pumpkin Pie

Fall Leaves

Here are the 5 random things that make me happy this week. 1 – Fall Leaves Image Source | Flickr – Tilman Paulin The leaves are starting to change and I can’t tell you how excited I am for the next few months of the year.  Fall is my favorite season.  I can feel the… 

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Photo Booth Backdrop

Rainbow Photo Booth Backdrop

This easy photo booth backdrop was a last-minute, fit-it-in-if-there’s-time-to-prepare-it activity that we did for my daughter’s birthday party. I made this for her friend party.  It ended up being a fun addition and I’m glad we included it.  I think it will be fun to look back at the pictures of her and her friends… 

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Clothespin Picture Frame

Rainbow Clothespin Picture Frame

I love the organized casualness of displaying pictures with clothespins.  I like to paint the clothespins and/or embellish with scrapbook paper to coordinate with the party or holiday I am decorating for. Last year, for my kids birthday parties I made a clothespin picture garland around a table.  This year, I decided to consolidate the… 

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Nothing Happier than Rainbows, Water Slides, & Good Decisions

Water Slides

It’s been a busy couple of weeks and, of course, a busy summer.  I used to think that summer was the time of year you kicked-back and relaxed.  Maybe it goes back to the going-to-school days when you had summer off.  Now, summer is a jam-packed three months filled with long days, excited kids, birthday… 

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