Category Archives: Eco Crafting

DIY Disney Salt Dough Necklaces #disneyside

Earlier in the week I shared a recipe from our Disney Side @Home Celebration, today I’m sharing with you one of the craft projects we did during our party.  Before the party I made up a batch of salt dough … Continue reading

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Cross Stitch 101: Supplies

Part 1 in a series of Cross Stitch 101. Learn about the supplies needed to get started on your first cross stitch project. @TheEcoChic Continue reading

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How to Make a Cloth Diaper Baby Gift Basket

My husband was invited to a baby shower for a coworker and friend of his and asked if I would make him a baby gift basket…with cloth diapers!  Of course I jumped on the opportunity to create a beautiful gift … Continue reading

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Rock the Lunch Box #RocktheLunchBox

For us school starts back in just 2 weeks and I’m already starting to think about how to make our lunch box routine more fun.  I actually got to practice last week while my youngest was in gymnastics camp and … Continue reading

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Kid-Friendly Rockets for the 4th of July

  As much as I look forward to the 4th of July I dread listening to the news the next day and hearing how many innocent children were injured as a result of fireworks, sparklers, and other 4th of July … Continue reading

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The Weekly Green List #2 – Books, What I’m Reading Now

In this weeks Green List I’m sharing some of the books that I’m reading now.  I have a pretty eclectic bookshelf with topics ranging from DIY, fitness with kids, and a few new cookbooks.  What are you reading right now? … Continue reading

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Upcycled Camera Strap Cover Tutorial featured on FaveCrafts

I got crafty last week in preparation for Earth Day and created an upcycled camera strap cover from one of my husbands old shirts.  To see the entire project with directions head on over to the FaveCrafts blog where I … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Photo Ideas and a Shutterfly Giveaway

Want to do something really creative for Valentine’s Day?  Why not send Shutterfly Valentine’s cards to your family and friends.  We all expect to get cards at Christmas, right?  Just think about how exciting they will be to get mail … Continue reading

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Shutterfly Photo Books Make Great Gifts

If you are like me you take a million (and one) pictures but you probably have them all stored nicely on your phone, camera, or computer.  I use to be so good at scrapbooking before I had my second kid … Continue reading

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Spiderman Hello Kitty Birthday Invitations

  Spidey-Kitty Ticket Stub Invitation Tutorial & Free Download below.  Lil’ B is turning 4 in January and I’ve gone a little overboard on planning her birthday party.  As a second child I haven’t really given her a BIG party … Continue reading

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