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Being a mother

Happy Mother’s Day!

May 11, 2014

“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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Last minute Mother's Day gifts (that all happen to be in a jar!)

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

May 9, 2014

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 …

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Free printables for a Mother's Day breakfast in bed. So easy, anyone can make them!

Free printables for a Mother’s Day breakfast in bed

May 5, 2014

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 …

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Party palette: Color inspiration in turquoise, lavender and brown #colorpalette

Party palette: Hydrangea cupcakes

March 4, 2014

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 …

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Free card & tea packet printable set - designed by Chickabug.com for HowDoesShe.com

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

November 18, 2013

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 …

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A wonderful quote for Mother's Day

Happy Mother’s Day!

May 12, 2013

“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 …

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Sunflower cupcakes

Sunflower cupcakes

March 30, 2013

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 …

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Happy Mother’s Day!

May 13, 2012

“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. …

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

April 27, 2012

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 …

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