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Handmade Gifts for Friends and Family

By: Kristen Finstad With the holiday season comes an abundance of expenses - from the dozens of gifts, to the Christmas tree, to the potlucks, to the decorations...you know how it goes. Handmade gifts are a wonderful way to cut costs in the gift giving department. Plus, everyone knows handmade gifts are so much more… Continue reading Handmade Gifts for Friends and Family

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Gift Giving Ideas from Kids

By: Amanda Magnus Gift giving can be so stressful this time of year. It's hard enough trying to find gifts from you for everyone on your list. Then if you also have children you may be having to find gifts for them to give to friends and family as well.  If you are still searching… Continue reading Gift Giving Ideas from Kids

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Gettin’ Crafty: Birthday Banners Edition

By: Kristen Finstad   Happy Tuesday! Today, we're talking crafts. My sweet grandpa is turning 90 this month, and we're throwing him a party to celebrate (ya only turn 90 once, right?). I've, of course, asked Amanda to make one of her awesome birthday boards, which you may be hearing more about later this week.… Continue reading Gettin’ Crafty: Birthday Banners Edition

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Board & Brush: Our Experiences and Thoughts

By Kristen Finstad   So, one of mine and Amanda's favorite things to do together is Board & Brush! If you haven't been, you ought to go! If you're unfamiliar, Board & Brush is this cute little place (with locations nationwide) where you basically turn a piece of raw wood into a super impressive decoration… Continue reading Board & Brush: Our Experiences and Thoughts

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Gettin’ Crafty: Halloween Luminaries Edition

By Kristen Finstad   Let me start off by saying that Andrew wanted me to name this blog post "Eat, Drink and BOO Crafty". Not a bad idea. Anyway - I asked, and you answered! Two weeks ago I listed several Halloween craft options, and the Halloween Luminaries received the most votes. Remember these?  … Continue reading Gettin’ Crafty: Halloween Luminaries Edition

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Pinterest Halloween Crafts – What’s Your Vote?

By: Kristen Finstad Halloween is quickly approaching, and I firmly believe that there are few things cozier than a house decorated for fall and all of its festivities. I've done my due diligence in researching Halloween crafts on Pinterest, and I've found a few of my favorites. Some are spooky and some are cute. I'm… Continue reading Pinterest Halloween Crafts – What’s Your Vote?