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Mini Adirondack Chair

Spring is here and I Love preparing our yard for the barbecues fire pits and days by the pool. A few years ago before Mae I made some Adirondack chairs for Gabe and I to lounge about in the yard.  Now that Mae is walking around everywhere I thought that a chair for her would be a nice addition. When I originally made the Adirondack chairs I used This Sorta Old Life plans. These are awesome plans they give you step by step directions making it very easy to build.  When I made Mae's chair I sized it down quite...
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Kitty Rag Doll

When I was on anthropology's website the other day I saw the cutest deer rag dolls for little girls!! They were absolutely adorable and I wanted to get one for Mae but I didn’t feel like paying the $30 price tag. When I went home I decided to try to make her one, but instead of a deer I wanted to go with the cat since it’s Mae’s favorite. This was a very fun project to make anyone with some sewing experience can make it. The hand embroidery is probably the most difficult part, but if you take your time...
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Children’s Pull Toy

Time flies I remember being so excited on Thanksgiving when Mae took her first steps. Now she's going around everywhere; nothing can stop her!  I decided it would be fun to make her a little hedgehog toy to pull along with her on her many adventures.  This was a fun and easy diy project and it turned out super cute. A great one for beginners and would make the perfect 1st birthday present for any child!!! Mae loves hers, she has been pulling it around everywhere across the house, through the back yard, even out to the mailboxes. SO CUTE!!...
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PINK Guitar Upcycle

I’ll start by saying I don’t have a musical bone in my body. I wish I had learned to play something anything but sadly I did not; I don’t even have good rhythm.  Luckily I married a very musical talented man! He plays the guitar, bass, drums, and a little piano. Nothing’s better than your husband playing you a song on his guitar or so I thought. The best thing is walking into the room and he is playing a song for our daughter!!! So stinking cute and she is just watching him mesmerized bouncing up in down to the...
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LOVE TEE

I have collected so many fun outfits for little Mae over the last year! If you have a little girl, grand daughter, or niece then you know how addicting shopping for them can be. Whenever a holiday approaches I like to find a cute festive outfit for her. With Valentine's Day right around the corner I decided to get my creative juices flowing and make Mae a cute tank.  Since it is SO warm in Arizona this time of year a sleeveless shirt is perfect and I happened to have a white Old Navy tanks  that I got from goodwill...
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Valentine’s Day Necklace

If you haven't noticed I love making cute accessories for Mae. Necklaces are one of my favorites. I came across some cute little wooden hearts at JoAnns the other day, that would make the perfect pendant for a necklace. These are SO fun to make because you can use anything on them: buttons, beads, strings, pompoms, etc. The bigger and chunkier they are the cuter they look on your little one!     SUPPLIES: ►Wooden Heart Cutouts ►Embroidery String ►Metal Loops ►Nylon Cord ►Pompoms ►Wooden Beads ►Small Beads TOOLS: ►Drill ►Round Nose Pliers ►Scissors   STEPS: You can make your...
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Kitty Cat Pillow

  Mae loves loves loves our tabby cat Randy. They have the BEST relationship. I know you think I’m exaggerating but I’m not. Mae will lay on on him pat him, hug him and he doesn’t care he constantly goes back for more it’s adorable!!! Because of this wonderful relationship I have been everything kitty cat for Mae. Cat shirts, cat sweater, she was even a cat for Halloween. The other day I was feeling a bit crafty and in the mood to sew so I decided to make a fun cat pillow for her bed! I turned out so...
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Rose Romper DIY

  Roses are Red...   I tend to have an issue getting rid of old clothes. I decided since its the new year to go through my closet and a few containers of clothes I had. While going through them I found this Rose body conscious mini dress, that I never wore, but kept because I thought the pattern was fun. Now with little Mae I thought of the perfect project for this dress... a little romper. It turned out really cute and was easy to make.   SUPPLIES: ►Dress (or any fabric with some stretch to it) ►Pins ►Romper...
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FUN FALL MAGNETS

I try to make a Goodwill run once a month to see what goodies I can find. They offer 1/2 off everything every other Saturday so you can get a great deal! When I was there the other day I can across letter magnets in the kids section so I scooped them up! They were all miss matched and I'm not even sure I got every letter, but I figure for a $1 might as well. Plus I can always add to the collection if I ever see more. I decided to make them a little more cohesive by spray...
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DIY Halloween Necklaces

  SPOOKY, CUTE, HALLOWEEN CHILDREN'S NECKLACE I love the fall the weather is wonderful and the holidays I’m a sucker for a cute HALLOWEEN craft. Previously I showed you how to make a fun cactus necklace, this project is very similar but a bit quicker and easier. So. Flipping. Cute. Only a few crafting supplies are needed for this easy craft idea. I know you’ll want to make one ASAP. **Necklaces should be made for older children ages 3+. Please make sure not to leave your little unattended while wearing any accessories. This item could be a possible choking hazards,...
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