12 DIY Paper Flowers

12 DIY Paper Flowers via Snap Creativity

One thing I love most about spring is the emergence of all the beautiful blooms. (Fortunately, I don't have seasonal allergies so I can enjoy them in all their colorful glory.) Of course, fresh-cut flowers aren't always available nor do they last very long, which is why you should put together a bouquet of DIY paper flowers that will last you 'til summer. . . 12 DIY Paper Flowers . Paper ranunculus flower from D.I.Y. or Don't! . DIY paper anemone from Lia Griffith . Folded paper flowers from PaperVine . Tissue paper flowers from Mod Vintage Life . Easy DIY paper … [Read more...]

10 Teacher Appreciation Ideas {Free Printables}

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I love Teacher Appreciation Week at school. It's our chance to spoil those people who take the time to ensure my kids are getting the best education possible—and doing it with love. Here are 10 super cute teacher appreciation ideas complete with free printables. Perhaps you could pick your five favorites and do one a day! . . 10 Teacher Appreciation Ideas with Free Printables . RedBox teacher appreciation printable from Crafting Chicks . Teacher appreciation bookmark from Tatertots & Jello . You've Blown My Mind teacher gift from Thirty Handmade Days . Teacher gift … [Read more...]

Teacher Appreciation Printables

Teacher Appreciation Printables

Hi friends, Rebecca here from The Crafted Sparrow!  I don't know about you, but I usually have really great intentions when it comes to planning something fun for Teacher Appreciation Day and then it almost always sneaks up on me and I've got nothing done so I'm scrambling last minute to put something together.  This year I am happy to say that I am ready and it's thanks to these great Teacher Appreciation Printables I made. Gift cards are the best and are becoming one of my favorite gifts to give, they are a quick purchase and let's be honest most teachers are secretly wishing for gift … [Read more...]

Peach Cobbler

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There are two reasons to celebrate today... it's Peach Cobbler Day and Snap starts in 10 days!  Who's giddy like a school girl?  Giddy was months ago for me.  I'm now over-the-top elated with constant butterflies in my stomach DYING to meet many of you.  Have you checked out the list of speakers?!?! 10 days still seems WAY too far away until David Tutera, Tara Carson (The Dating Divas), Maria Lichty (Two Peas and Their Pod), and Lindsay and Bjork Ostrom (Pinch of Yum) and SO many more inspiring bloggers!  Ahhhh!!!! Okay, Kami.  Calm yourself. Since we can't indulge ourselves in … [Read more...]

10 Super Cool Craft Rooms

10 Super Cool Craft Rooms via Snap Creativity

No matter the budget or space, these super cool craft rooms (aka home offices) have ideas you can use to turn your home office or craft room into a dream workspace. . . Colorful modern office redo from Design Sponge . Craft room tour from Sweet Bambinos . Home office makeover from Two Twenty One . Family craft room from Better Homes & Gardens . Craft room from Craftaholics Anonymous . Budget craft room from Older & Wisor . Craft room tour from Delicate Construction . Craft room tour from Being Brook . Craft room tour from The 36th … [Read more...]

Grilled Cheese with Avocado and Tomato

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Growing up, grilled cheese sandwiches were a menu staple in our house.  For something made with just three basic ingredients, this dinnertime staple could not be any tastier.  There's just something about warm melted cheese on buttery, crispy toasted bread that just can't be beat! Did you know April is National Grilled Cheese month? What better way to celebrate this simple and delicious comfort food, than with a super charged version of a Grilled Cheese Sandwich? I have to say, the addition of the avocado and ripe tomato, certainly put this sandwich over the top! Ok, so technically I … [Read more...]

12 Last-Minute Easter Crafts

easter bunny and chick fingerpaint craft

I can't believe Easter is only a week away. Before you know it, we'll be sharing 4th of July crafts! If you're as behind the times as I am, you'll appreciate these last-minute East crafts. My favorite is the tutorial for the adorable pom pom Easter chicks. So cute! . . 12 Last-Minute Easter Crafts . Pom pom Easter chicks from Crafts Unleashed . Easter carrot treat boxes from Ella Claire . Easy burlap Easter bunnies from Landeelu . Peeps houses from Yesterfood . Paper straw Easter egg from Keeping It Simple . Shaving cream painted Easter egg cards from Perfectly … [Read more...]

World Market Room Makeover Giveaway

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You guys. Posting is a little light here leading up to Snap Conference and so I am SUPER picky about what actually does go up. Today though...Today, I am sharing a SUPER AWESOME giveaway. One that I would DIE to win - a World Market room makeover giveaway! Spring is my favorite time of year. Not only do I get to see all of my favorite bloggers at Snap in April, but I have so much creative energy flowing through my veins. This year, I have a couple of exciting room updates on my agenda and if you're anything like me, you probably do to. Well, stand back! We're offering you a chance to … [Read more...]

Tasty Easter Brunch Ideas

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I'm not gonna lie. My favorite part of any holiday celebration is the food. And if you can incorporate breakfast-style recipes, even better. That may be why this roundup of Easter brunch ideas has me wishing Easter were here already... . . Tasty Easter Brunch Ideas . Eggs, bacon and toast cups from Kayotic Kitchen Prosciutto & Gruyere croissants from Alexandra's Kitchen Blueberry cream cheese coffee cake from Confessions of a Cookbook Queen Blueberry croissant puff from The Girl Who Ate Everything Mini spinach quiche from Unsophisticook Baked French toast muffins … [Read more...]

15 Clever Organization Ideas

15 Clever Organization Ideas via Snap Creativity

Yesterday was the official first day of spring, which means blossoms on the trees, Easter bunnies and warmer weather. It also means yard work and a bit of spring cleaning. (Dang.) Here are some clever organization ideas to help you with all that springiness in the air. . . 15 Clever Organization Ideas . Magnetic bowls from A Girl and a Glue Gun . Toothbrush organizer from Little Penelope Lane . Paint shelf with hidden door from Infarrantly Creative . Repurposed dresser drawers from The Golden Sycamore . DIY magazine holder from The SITS Girls . Easy personalized … [Read more...]