Gold Polka Dot Mug {Kate Spade Inspired}

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I love a good knock-off and my latest project was inspired by the ever inspiring Kate Spade.  About a year or so ago, I found this beautiful Kate Spade Ticker Tape mug and thought it was so beautiful!  But Kate Spade mugs are not practical in my house.  So I decided to create my own… 

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Back to School Printable | “You’re off to Great Places”

Back to School Printable _ Youre Off to Great Places _ Featured Image

This FREE Back to School Printable idea was made possible by Minc but all opinions and ideas are mine.  #FoilAllTheThings #HSMinc My kids have already started back to school, have yours?  It is an exciting time for my children because my son started kindergarten and my daughter is now in 3rd grade!  Eek!  How did they… 

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Homemade Strawberry Bath Salts

strawberry bath salts

I rarely take baths but when I do, I love adding beautifully scented bath salts to my tub!  Aren’t bath salts just the best way to turn a bath from ordinary to luxurious!?  And making your own bath salts is really simple!  So today I am showing you how to quickly make amazing strawberry bath… 

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Colored Pencil Drink Coaster

Colored Pencil Coaster

My children go back to school very soon….all too soon actually!  I can’t believe how quickly the summer has gone by.  We have been so busy this summer but we have created a lot of fun memories that I will forever be grateful for.  But with my kiddos getting ready to go back to school,… 

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Foiled 4th of July Cupcake Toppers

foiled 4th of July Cupcake Toppers

These beautiful foiled 4th of July Cupcake Toppers and printable are made possible by Minc but all opinions and ideas are mine. I love the 4th of July!  I have mentioned before how it is my kids favorite holiday after Christmas.  It is just so fun!  Today I am thrilled to have partnered with Minc to… 

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Whitewashed Barn Star

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Happy summer!  With summer comes the 4th of July and we love to celebrate our country on this special day!  We also love to do a few 4th of July projects here at Simply Designing and so today I am happy to share this really cute and oh-so-simple Whitewashed Barn Star project with you!  Plus… 

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4th of July Wood Coasters

star coasters

I’m not completely sure why, but My kids LOVE the 4th of July almost as much as they love Christmas, so we always have a lot of fun decorating and creating Patriotic crafts this time of year!  I created these really fun wood slice coasters, perfect for any patriotic holiday, or even for every day… 

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Patriotic Mousse Tarts

Patriotic Mousse Tarts

I am so excited to share a really simply, yet totally impressive patriotic treat with you today!  I am going to show you how to make (get this…) a delicious and simple Patriotic Mousse Tart with homemade vanilla mousse and handcrafted chocolate stars! It sounds complicated, but I promise it is actually really simple! These… 

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas

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School is out and we already took our first little summer trip out of town!  You can follow along on our fun summer adventures HERE.  And today is our first day of Summer Break Reality.  I have a schedule, we have reinforced our Jewel System with great fervor and our Chore Charts are written out and… 

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