Dyeing for Easter

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Get it? "Dyeing" This is totally a post about dyeing Easter eggs. And having to look up the spelling for "dyeing" because it's weird. Last year, the boys and I made an Easter Egg Tree, but I haven't had a chance to get crafty this year (and I don't anticipate it happening any time soon). But! I saw this fun tutorial for dyeing eggs with Kool-Aid and we decided to try it. The author does a great … [Read more...]

Scrapbook Saturday: Fun With Stamps

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I recently used some stamps to add a little somethin' somethin' to a couple of layouts, so I thought I'd share. This Easter layout was a little plain, so I dug through my stamp stash and found this sweet little egg stamp. It's a Studio g clear stamp and was the perfect size for tucking onto the scaplloped papers. After I stamped with black ink, I used Crayola crayons to color the polka dots. … [Read more...]

Easter Tradition: Making An Easter Egg Tree

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My Mom did Easter decorating right. On Easter morning we woke to find our big dining table turned into a spring wonderland. Our baskets were full of goodies and maybe a couple of toys, the table was covered with a pretty white table cloth, crotchet bunnies made by my Grandmother dotted the table, and in the center of the table was the Easter Egg Tree. I loved the Easter Egg Tree. Mom would let … [Read more...]

My Birthday-Easter Combo

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We had such a great weekend! The great thing about my birthday falling on Easter is that I'm pretty much guaranteed that my whole family will be there to celebrate. So, here's the recap of my wonderful Easter birthday. It started with three cute boys (one grown, two still growing) wishing me a Happy Easter while tackling me in bed (including a very slobbery kiss from the littlest one). Then … [Read more...]