Author: Crystal Schwanke

Link Round-up: Bulletin Board Makeover, Sunburst Mirror Medallion, and More

Posted on Sep 3, 2015 by No Comments

Today’s link round-up has a bulletin board makeover, sunburst mirror medallion project, tips for choosing the best school for your child, and more.

A Beautiful Mess showed us how to create a gorgeous sunburst mirror medallion for the ceiling.

Spaceships and Laser Beams shared tips on choosing the best schools for your kids.

Cupcakes and Cashmere put a few bold makeup claims to the test.

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Kenarry shared a DIY bulletin board makeover.

I Should Be Mopping the Floor shared free printable chalkboard banner letters.

Tone It Up put together a new beach day workout.

Mrs. Happy Homemaker shared a recipe for apple slice cookies.

Photo credit: A Beautiful Mess and Kenarry

Link Round-up, Rose Water Mist, Sandwiches on Sticks, Breakfast Baked Beans, and More

Posted on Sep 1, 2015 by No Comments

Today’s link round-up has DIYs for tulle poms and rose water face mist, plus lipsticks that’ll make  you ready for fall, recipes, and more.

A Beautiful Mess showed us how to make our own rose water face mist.

Spaceships and Laser Beams showed us how to put together sandwiches on sticks for school lunches.

Cupcakes and Cashmere taught us how to put together the modern cheese plate.

Foodie with Family shared a recipe for slow cooker breakfast baked beans.

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Muslin and Merlot taught us how to make tulle poms.

Makeup and Beauty Blog showed us five magenta lipsticks that will make us ready for fall.

Tone It Up shared a recipe for chocolate banana bread muffins.

Photo credit: A Beautiful Mess and Muslin and Merlot

Link Round-up: Alphabet Magnets, Instant Film, Peach Pie, and More

Posted on Aug 27, 2015 by No Comments

Today’s link round-up has alphabet magnets, an instant film display, fresh peach pie, and more.

Muslin and Merlot shared a project for burlap-covered alphabet magnets.

Grandparents Plus shared a peach pie recipe.

Simply Vintageous showed us how to give an old desk a makeover.

Kitchen Fun with My 3 Sons showed us how to make a grilled cheese cat.

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A Beautiful Mess inspired us with a large-scale instant film display.

Cupcakes and Cashmere shared tips for selling clothes you’ve cleaned out of your closet.

Study at Home Mama showed us how to make cinnamon bun crackers.

Photo credit: Muslin and Merlot and A Beautiful Mess

Link Round-up: Recipes, Lunch Box Notes, Potty Training, and More

Posted on Aug 25, 2015 by No Comments

Today’s link round-up has recipes, lunch box notes, potty training tips, and more.

Strength and Sunshine shared a recipe for smoky, sweet peanut slaw.

Cupcakes and Cashmere showed us how to dress up a button-down.

Nap Time Creations shared a fun Minecraft water bottle craft.

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Kenarry taught us how to make popcorn chicken nuggets.

Create Craft Love showed us how to make a Day of the Dead (or Halloween) wreath.

I Should Be Mopping the Floor shared free printables for lunch box notes to send to school with your kids.

The Jenny Evolution shared potty training tips.

Photo credit: Strength and Sunshine and Kenarry

Link Round-up: Home Decor, Popsicles, Back to School Brunch, and More

Posted on Aug 20, 2015 by 2 Comments

Today’s link round-up has DIY home décor, popsicles, a back to school brunch for parents, and more.

365 Days of Crafts showed us how to make Halloween patchwork coasters.

Mrs. Happy Homemaker shared a recipe for golden honeydew mint popsicles.

An Aiming High Wife shared ideas for a back to school brunch for the parents left behind.

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A Beautiful Mess showed us how to make a copper tape vase.

Tater Tots and Jello showed us how to make a summer memory box.

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Muslin and Merlot showed us how to make paper fireworks flowers.

The Sweetest Occasion taught us how to make a dip dye market tote bag.

Photo credit: 365 Days of Crafts, A Beautiful Mess, and Muslin and Merlot

Link Round-up: Peach Ice Tea Butter, Snacks, Watermelon Centerpiece, and More

Posted on Aug 18, 2015 by No Comments

Today’s link round-up has a DIY necklace, s’mores Rice Krispies treats, fig favorites, and more.

An Aiming High Wife showed us how to make peach ice tea butter.

Mrs. Happy Homemaker shared a recipe for s’mores Rice Krispies treats.

Tone It Up shared a few favorite fig recipes.

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A Beautiful Mess showed us how to make a marbled clay pendant necklace.

365 Days of Crafts shared a missing sock sign hanger idea.

Tater Tots and Jello taught us how to make a mini memo board for a girls’ craft night.

The Sweetest Occasion taught us how to make a watermelon flower centerpiece.

Photo credit: An Aiming High Wife and A Beautiful Mess

Link Round-up: Sweets, Basil and Brie, Dolly Parton, and More

Posted on Aug 13, 2015 by 1 Comment

Today’s link round-up has sweets, a basil and brie appetizer recipe, makeup tips, and more.

Chocolate Covered Katie showed us how to make raw cupcakes from six ingredients.

Crafts by Amanda taught us how to make a boho chic doily dreamcatcher.

Create Craft Love shared a recipe for a basil and brie appetizer.

link ru diy dolly parton bagA Beautiful Mess showed us how to make a Dolly Parton bag.

Aunt Peaches shared her adventures in removable wallpaper.

Cupcakes and Cashmere taught us how to make a tub tray.

Makeup and Beauty Blog showed us how to create a graphic cat eye with makeup.

Photo credit: Chocolate Covered Katie and A Beautiful Mess

Link Round-up: DIY Shower Curtain Design, Vegan Chocolate Ice Cream, Makeup, and More

Posted on Aug 11, 2015 by No Comments

Today’s link round-up has a DIY shower curtain design, an ice painting craft, a makeup tip, and more.

Chocolate Covered Katie showed us how to make vegan chocolate ice cream.

I Love to Create taught us how to create a DIY ombre zebra skin shower curtain.

Restyled Junk shared a pattern for a quilted laptop bag.

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A Beautiful Mess showed us how to make an aquarium rock planter.

Aunt Peaches introduced us to ice painting.

Cupcakes and Cashmere inspired us with unexpected wall décor.

Makeup and Beauty Blog shared a makeup tip about shopping for foundation.

Photo credit: Chocolate Covered Katie and A Beautiful Mess

Link Round-up: Organizing, Getting Sleep, Snacks, and More

Posted on Aug 6, 2015 by 1 Comment

Today’s link round-up has ideas for organizing cords, an interchangeable photo display how-to, recipes, and more.

Creative Khadija showed us how to organize cords and cables with a toilet paper roll.

Create Craft Love showed us how to make no-bake Aztec chocolate ice cream parfaits.

Blogilates shared information behind the importance of getting enough sleep at night.

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Kenarry shared a craft for a shabby chic interchangeable photo display.

Your Home Based Mom shared a recipe for strawberry watermelon orzo salad.

Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom shared a pattern for a kimono style swimsuit cover-up.

Our Peaceful Planet taught us how to use and organize glitter.

Photo credit: Creative Khadija and Kenarry