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August Craft Challenge :: Metal

A group of craft bloggers join together at Creatively Crafty and have a monthly challenge where we pick a topic and create. This year we’re working with various materials with a specific material assigned each month. The month of August was metal. While we found it a little challenging, a few of…

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Creatively Crafty Link Party #132

Al This Beautiful | Life Beyond the Kitchen

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My favorite link from last week.

I love my Cuttlebug and so does my daughte…

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Die Cut Bookmarks

I bought these unbranded die cuts awhile back. When they came in, they were much smaller than I expected. But in the end, I found a way to use them. I needed to cut something strong enough to make a small bookmark work. I used soda cans! These bookmarks are great for back to school or friend gif…

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Cricut Disney Digital Mystery Box

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Today, Cricut is launching the Disney Digital Mystery Box! This mystery box will only be available for a limited time. Also, this week Cricut is featuring great deals such as Cricut Explore Air 2 as low as $229.99, Maker for only $379.99, and up to 5…

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Buying a Used Phone

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My tween daughter is clamoring for a phone. For my other daughter's first phone, we found a used one and had it added to our account. It is time to find the second daughter a phone.…

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For the Love of All Things Kawaii

Love Kawaii items? My daughters are obsessed. I usually have to seek out items online because we don't have any stores near us with cute Japanese items. We found a great new to us source while on vacation in California, Morning Glory. The store is truly glorious, but it is rather expensive. We h…

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Creatively Crafty Link Party #131

Al This Beautiful | Life Beyond the Kitchen

Have you ever had a vacation that didn't go as planned? Well, we are in the midst of that kind of week. Along with a list of other things, I totally forgot to post our weekly link party!

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Janet Van Lone Trieschman is a mom who loves to create. She left a career as a college professor teaching Graphic Design to raise her family. Looking for a creative outlet, Janet started a website; Try it - Like it - Create it.

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