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April 2012

Travel Pack

Travel Pack

When I DIYed the wipes case a few other cool tutorials came up for travel packs. I had tried to make a travel wipes case about a year ago and me and the glue gun were not really friends  Apparently my glue gun required the thick sticks and I tried …

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Wipes Case

So after looking at the blah design of the wipes cases I decided to pintrest a DIY wipes case. I came up with this tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aFbUO8CIOAs which I altered to meet my needs and created this one for the Nursery in our matching gray tones. Materials needed: Glue gun, fabric, …

Crazy Coupon Lady

Yup.. that’s right. you heard me! I am becoming the crazy coupon lady. The one in cash ahead of you that you give mean looks to and end up leaving the line because of…. That’s ME! I have been commonly referred to as cheap, but I like to think of …

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Let the creating begin..

My most recent projects have been inspired by re-purposing old clothes. Now mind you I think one of my biggest faults as a sewer is that I don’t use patterns or measure very often. So some of my items don’t come out perfect but they totally come out me! I …

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Helpers helping the Helpless!

Now I must say that I am not creating all of these wonderful creations on my own. I have the help of tutorials and blogs as well as the “help” of two hairy four legged creatures. Do I ask or request their help?… NO. But they always seem to be …

DIY not so easy….

So I must admit after finding out we are having a boy I was a little crushed when it came to DIY stuff. No more pink and frilly dresses, headbands, and flowers because I don’t think Brendon will let him wear them When searching “DIY baby” over 85% of the …

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It’s a…..

On April 14th we went for our 20 week ultrasound to find out if all was okay and to find out what our Little Bean would be… After over 45 minutes of lying (with a slightly slow ultrasound tech that I could barely understand) and watching a black screen with …

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Ultrasound Growth

Our little bean has been growing and I have found it very interesting to see the differences through my ultra sounds. We went from a blob, to a creature with a tail, to something that looked kind of normal with a very big nose and lips to what most recently …

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Flash Code

Laura forgot to post how I announced our Little Bean to my Facebook world: As an avid web programmer, i though it would be cool to announce our baby with this method. Chubbs

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Announcing our Little Bean

So as a big fan of pinterest I have been searching ways to announce our little bean to others. After some thinking and photoshop we announced to our parents and brothers and sisters using this darling photo. (which was later posted on facebook for all to see) We announced to …

My First Post

After some thought I realized that a blog may be the best way to have everyone get a peek into our lives without have to keep the house clean for constant arriving guests! So Here goes… My first post! Let me catch you up on the past few years or …