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DIY Harry Potter Spellbook + Printable

DIY Harry Potter Spellbook + Printable

Bennett and I really wanted to give all of our Harry Potter birthday guests their very own spellbook.  But while I was searching online for my "perfect" download from other bloggers...I just couldn't find exactly what I was after.  Guess what I did?  I made my own!...

DIY Harry Potter-Inspired Quidditch Brooms

DIY Harry Potter-Inspired Quidditch Brooms

When you decide to have a Harry Potter birthday party, it's hard to not want brooms to be involved.  So you can have a game of Quidditch (in some form) set up for the kiddos to play.  My issue was coming up with a way to make brooms that they couldn't fall on/injure...

DIY Harry Potter House Ties

DIY Harry Potter House Ties

The making for Louis' party continues!  We always like to have gifts for the attendees that double as fun party-dressup AND they can take home and play with later.  Some Hogwarts House ties are totally part of that fun and were just the ticket! You will need: Tie...

Harry Potter-Inspired Beer Sweater :: Free Crochet Pattern

Harry Potter-Inspired Beer Sweater :: Free Crochet Pattern

It's Harry Potter month for us and I am kicking off my tutorials with this cutiepie! Why beer sweater, you ask?  Did you know that the word "koozie" is copyrighted...along with any derivative of it?  I just thought it was a word for the thing that goes around your...

Easy-Peasy DIY Placemats

Easy-Peasy DIY Placemats

I've FINALLY knocked out one of the projects I've been meaning and wanting to do for forever.  I made table settings for our dining room!  (Well...breakfast room.  Except we eat breakfast in the kitchen and other meals in the breakfast room.  We are a little odd.)...

Harry Potter Wall Art (Free Silhouette File!)

Harry Potter Wall Art (Free Silhouette File!)

The Harry Potter bug has hit our house (several years later than everyone else)!  While walking through JoAnn Fabrics the other day, Louis really wanted to buy this 15 x 30 canvas.  Like reeeeeeeally wanted it.  He had no plans, really.  Just wanted to make something...

Celebrate Differences, Promote Equality :: Free Download

Celebrate Differences, Promote Equality :: Free Download

My heart breaks a little more each time an AP notification pops up on my phone.  I can't handle another news story about an unthinkable act, fueled by blind hatred.  Or ignorance.  Or really anything.  I just can't. Sometimes, the only thing I can ever think to do...

Star Wars Day 2016 (+ Free Printable!)

Star Wars Day 2016 (+ Free Printable!)

Star Wars nerds rejoice!  Today is May 4th...as in May the Fourth Be With You. Here's a free Yoda quote and printable for you to have.  (Obviously you know that Star Wars is heavily copyrighted and you're not allowed to make a profit off of this...but I thought I'd...

Valentine Puppy Mask + Card | Free Pattern!

Valentine Puppy Mask + Card | Free Pattern!

"Louis, we need to come up with a Valentine's Day card for your classmates." L - I want it to have puppies. "Oh that's fun!  Let me think about a puppy card." L - No, I want a puppy mask.  AND a puppy card.  So we can all wear masks and be puppies! Have I ever...

You Noble Land Mermaid! (A FREE Galentines Day Card!)

You Noble Land Mermaid! (A FREE Galentines Day Card!)

Let's pretend for a second that you didn't know I have a giant crush on Leslie Knope.  I've only binge watched the entire series like 203948098609823098 times at this point.  No joke.  I cry at Ben and Leslie's wedding EVERY. SINGLE. TIME.  I laugh hysterically at her...

BB-8 Inspired Hat :: Free Crochet Pattern

BB-8 Inspired Hat :: Free Crochet Pattern

Have you figured out yet that my family is huge into Star Wars?  We love all of it.  EVEN THE PREQUELS, PEOPLE!  You can find other SW loving goodies that I've shared along the way HERE, if you so choose.  But right now, I hope you at least stick around for today's...

Boba Fett Button Art

Boba Fett Button Art

After having a major crafting fail...I was desperate to redeem myself.  Like, I was in a MAJOR funk.  It had to be another button project and it had to be good.  And what's better than Star Wars and crafts combined into one?  Nothing.  Nothing is better. I glued about...