Monthly Archives: February 2012

Review & Giveaway: MOO cards!

Review & Giveaway: MOO cards!
As a blogger, I get offers all the time to do a giveaways or sample a product.  Most of them I don’t deal with, but this one was one I had to pass along.  I’ve been a fan of moo.com for ages, and when Moo offered to let me giveaway some of their business cards to you guys, I was thrilled. … [ KEEP READING ]

How to Make Roses Roundup (from all kinds of things, including Bacon!)

How to Make Roses Roundup (from all kinds of things, including Bacon!)
Want to be clever and romantic for Vday? How to make all kinds of roses–out of all kinds of things– just in time for Valentine’s Day!  Following are tutorials for crafty rose making, as well as some edible versions (Like these roses, from BACON?) Crafty Goodness: [ KEEP READING ]

Get Creative with The Lorax: The Truffula Tree-Shirt!

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I’ve always adored The Lorax, it was probably my favorite Dr. Suess book when I was little.  And what really captured my imagination as a kid were those fabulous Truffula Trees, looking like cotton candy on a stick! So when I was invited to participate in the blog tour in promotion of the new movie coming out (in theaters March 2nd.… [ KEEP READING ]

Fabulous Heart Middle Valentines Cupcakes

Fabulous Heart Middle Valentines Cupcakes
Check these out from @madalinaa at Duhlicious! Get the how-to: http://duhlicious.com/2012/02/i-heart-you-cupcakes

Canvas print Vday Gift Idea (and a Giveaway!)

Canvas print Vday Gift Idea (and a Giveaway!)
My friend and local Atlanta photographer Sarah Howell (check out her new website at kimballbates.com!) had done some fabulous black and white photos of the Boy, and I figured that one of those would make a fun and striking canvas print.  And conveniently enough, and the kind folks at FedEx Office (I’ve guest blogged over there before) were kind enough to offer me a chance to try out their canvas printing service and tell you all about it.  … [ KEEP READING ]