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May 2012

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Peepee Teepees

So I am having a baby boy and although I am skilled in the area of diaper changes I do not care to be peed on. So today I whipped together some Peepee Teepees using this tutorial here: PeePee TeePee Tutorial I made one for our change table, one for …

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Homemade Christmas

Homemade gifts Every year for Christmas for the past few years I get to stretch my crafty side and participate in homemade Christmas. Generally I make a gift from Brendon too… Some of them have been slight DIY flops and could benefit from some tweaking. Christmas 2011- Cleminshaw Family Guess …

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May Angels Lead You In…

Today a great woman passed away. My Grandma. Yes I may be a bit biased but she really was a great woman. She began her battle with cancer awhile ago and she was a fighter. Every time I saw her since she was full of smiles and did not display …

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Our DIY Wedding!

So I am proud to say we have been married since October 23 2010! And now I must brag about our slightly DIY wedding. I chose to be frugal and make a lot of our wedding items myself. From the favours to the decorations I had a little part in …

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Matching tie shirts

I decided to make Chubbs and Little Bean matching shirts… why? because I think it is cute… and it will look good in pictures till one of them slops… (the debate is who will slop first) I took 2 regular t-shirts, washed and dried them and washed the grey tie …

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Renos- The kitchen… dun dun dun..

We spend a lot of time in the kitchen… Not because we are fat. Just because we like food… I was never in love with the kitchen and had envisioned many ways of redoing it. After many long nights and many sheets of paper the design and look for our …

Being Pregnant and Incapable

Let me start off by saying I am 24 weeks pregnant with a good kicker… Now let me continue to explain what the heck this ramble is all about… I have been approached many times by others who want to finish the task I am completing or feel I should …

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Crib Rail Gaurds

After checking online for Crib bedding it was pretty much decided we would be making our own. I am not by any means a fan of baby prints, animals, pastel colours, or characters. I really wanted a neutral nursery to be able to use it again for the next little …

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Soother Strap

These were by far a five minute make and super easy! These are soother straps I created with ribbon and suspender clips. They retail in store anywhere between 5-20$  but can be made with about 1.50$.

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Blankets

So Fabricland had an awesome sale in April for 40% or more off all fabric in store. SUPER exciting! I bought some more grey tones and some other boyish patterns and colours including this super cute Dinosaur print. Which I made into two blankets with the bright green backing. One …