Picture perfect

Okay well they're not perfect exactly, but much better anyway! Has anyone else's sweet husband finally caved and let you purchase that really nice camera you've been drooling over {I shoot with a Canon Rebel T2i} but then you get it home and discover you have zilch idea how to use the darn thing and tend to stay on the magic green auto button?  Me too!  But alas, no more! lolThanks to Kristen Duke Photography's e-book,I went from … Continue Reading...

Shabby Apple {giveaway}

What's this? A non-craft giveaway?Are you sure this is Lolly Jane? Yep.Because something we ♥ almost as much as crafts are pretty dresses.Especially from.....  Their women's dresses are absolutely GORGEOUS!  Shabby Apple offers fantastic dresses that allow you to look fabulous without having to compromise anything else.  A return to what dresses were always meant to be: a one-piece outfit.  No … Continue Reading...

St. Patrick’s Beadboard Shamrock Decor

Lolly Jane shamrock

 Did you all know Kristi and I have another creative sister?  Sandee is kind of our 3rd amigo as we're always sneaking her projects on here.  We trade her for free vinyl so everyone is happy.  Today we're showing off her St. Patrick's Beadboard Shamrock Decor! The Shamrock's Story: My lil bro just remodeled his kitchen & has a ton of beadboard leftover.  Of course he knew his sisters could put it to good use for crafting, {thanks … Continue Reading...

Page pears

DIY Page pears by Lolly Jane

I saw some absolutely adorable book page pears on That's So Cuegly and immediately after yanked my own pears I had {from Michael's} displayed in an apothecary jar, whipped out my decoupage, snagged a few magazines I had lying around and got to work.  Easiest craft project and definitely beginner level which is my favorite kind of creation. Yes, I used The Ensign so whenever I see my pears, I will have some spiritual enlightenment … Continue Reading...

New sponsor: Madison Mae designs

We have a super cute new sponsor to introduce you to today:Madison Mae Designs has the most adorable flower clips at prices that are simply OUTSTANDING!  Visit her Etsy shop {HERE} to see the sweet stuff!Wouldn't these be perfect for Easter on your little darling?Be sure to stop by and check her out!.   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   … Continue Reading...

Guest blogger: Under My Umbrella

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Hi readers, Pop over to I{♥}Naptime today to see our cuckoo clock tutorial :) In the meantime, we have a special guest who will teach you how to make a SUPER cute leprechaun hat. Enjoy! .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . Hey!  It's Melinda from over at Under My Umbrella. I'm excited to leave my umbrella for the day and guest blog here.  Thank you Kelli and Kristi! I love hanging out in … Continue Reading...

Lucky {giveaway}

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Oh, the fun of St. Patrick's Day but oh, the the lack of decor.It is tough for you trying to find any green decor with spoiled Easter taking over the retail stores, too?  Thought so! Luckily, Kelli came up with this simple decor and printed it right onto a shabby piece of cabinet: Easy peasy but super cute, right?We just L♥VE all of the free printables in Blogland {like here & here} so we whipped up our … Continue Reading...

Cake pop favors

Easter cake pops centerpiece

Isn't this darling?  My good friend called last week and asked what she could hand out as favors at an upcoming baby shower she was throwing.  I suggested cake pops & here is her final product! Materials used: yummy cake pops tulips, basket & straw {all from $1store}     So many tutes out there, THIS one is super easy & includes pics!A nd here are some fun pics from Bakerella since spring is sneakin up on us... Whole … Continue Reading...