Posted under: Mother’s Day



May
11

Happy Mother’s Day!

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“Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn’t know you had… and dealing with fears you didn’t know existed.” –Linda Wooten To all of my sweet customers, blog readers, and most of all, my mom… happy Mother’s Day! : )

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May
09

Links I’m Loving: Last minute Mother’s Day gifts (that all happen to be in a jar!)

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Mother’s Day is just two days away, but it’s not too late to make a sweet and special homemade gift that your mom will love. Here are some last minute Mother’s Day gifts (that all just happen to be in jars!): Citrus bath salts via A Pumpkin & A Princess – all natural, made with orange and lemon. I think I need some of this for myself. ; ) Sewing kit ...
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Last minute Mother's Day gifts (that all happen to be in a jar!)
May
05

Free printables for a Mother’s Day breakfast in bed

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Surprise Mom this year with these sweet Mother’s Day printables that will make her day even more special! This set includes a menu card, a napkin ring, a teabag tag, and a flag. It’s perfect for a Mother’s Day breakfast in bed (or a brunch, lunch, or dinner). And everything is so easy to assemble, anyone can do it! You can use the flag to make a little pick, and the teabag tag is a really special ...
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Free printables for a Mother's Day breakfast in bed. So easy, anyone can make them!
Mar
04

Party palette: Hydrangea cupcakes

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This week’s party palette was inspired by a beautiful bunch of hydrangea cupcakes in lovely lavender and turquoise tones, plus an earthy chocolate brown accent. It’s a lovely color palette for a spring party, a mother’s day brunch, a tea party… pretty much any springtime celebration! To learn how to make and decorate these gorgeous hydrangea cupcakes, visit Glorious Treats. Photo: Glorious Treats Check out more “Party Palettes” (color palettes ...
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Party palette: Color inspiration in turquoise, lavender and brown #colorpalette
Nov
18

Free printable card and tea packet set – a sweet gift for a friend

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A chat over a cup of hot tea or a heartfelt, handwritten note can go a long way to cheer up a friend! I recently designed a free printable for HowDoesShe‘s blog post, “50 ways to show you care,” that combines those two small, heartwarming gestures. This free printable includes a folding note card, a tea packet and a matching tea bag tag – everything you need to give someone you care about a ...
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Free card & tea packet printable set - designed by Chickabug.com for HowDoesShe.com
May
12

Happy Mother’s Day!

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“Most of all the other beautiful things in life come by twos and threes, by dozens and hundreds. Plenty of roses, stars, sunsets, rainbows, brothers and sisters, aunts and cousins, but only one mother in the whole world.” –Kate Douglas Wiggin I love this quote, and of course, today’s the perfect day to share it. Happy Mother’s Day!

A wonderful quote for Mother's Day
Mar
30

Sunflower cupcakes

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These cheerful sunflower cupcakes just make me smile! Especially because the cupcakes are lemon flavor – yum. The homemade cupcakes are simply but beautifully decorated using royal icing and mini Oreo cookies. (Using mini Oreos instead of full size is a great idea, since a mini cookie doesn’t cover the entire cupcake top.) I can see these little beauties being served at a country-western party, a garden party, on Mother’s ...
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Sunflower cupcakes
May
13

Happy Mother’s Day!

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“Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.” –Elizabeth Stone I woke up this morning with this quote on my mind and just wanted to share it with you. To me, it says it all. Happy Mother’s Day!

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Apr
27

Clothespin backdrop tutorial {plus a FREE printable for Mother’s Day!}

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Mother’s Day is just around the corner, so it’s time to start planning surprises (or dropping hints!). Perhaps a lovely homemade lemon cake, hand-written notes from the children, and a stylish backdrop display inspired by Anthropologie would be just the thing to make Mom feel special! This project was a joint effort: Christine from Pure Joy Events created the yellow and gray clothespin backdrop, Xiaolu from 6 Bittersweets made the ...
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