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Teachers gifts – Best ideas that do not include Apples February 9, 2012

Filed under: crafting,Holiday,Valentines Day — frugalfitmom @ 11:23 am
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What do you get your kids teachers? I am searching the internet, well pinterest, for some amazingly cute, inexpensive ideas that do not include apples. Here are some ideas that are easy, cute, and will let your kids teachers know you appreciate them!

 

 

Do you have any creative – different ideas? PLEASE SHARE!

 

Target – 24 pack play dough – 7.99! January 26, 2012

Filed under: crafting,Deals — frugalfitmom @ 12:17 am
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Target has the 24-count Play-doh pack on for $12.99 right now. Use the $5 off target coupon to get it for $7.99! If you don’t have a little one – pick it up for a emergency gift! I know what Dylan is getting for Valentine’s Day 😉

 

Kids Valentine’s Day January 25, 2012

Filed under: crafting,Holiday,Valentines Day — frugalfitmom @ 11:16 am
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Since Dylan is in pre-school I am searching for cute Valentine’s Day ideas. I found cute ideas that I am now narrowing down 🙂

 

Here are my finalists which of course were found on pinterest

 

And for the teachers

 

I am leaning toward the kissing booth – Gotta do this cute stuff as long as I can!!!

 

Sewing Challenge for 2012 January 16, 2012

Filed under: crafting — frugalfitmom @ 10:59 am

As I was looking at some sewing blogs I came across Fun with Sewing and Maths! They have a 40 item sewing challenge for 2012. This got me thinking – I NEED TO SEW MORE! So I am up for the challenge. You can read more about there challenge on there blog:

http://sewingandmaths.wordpress.com/

I’m going to take a little different approach. While yes, I want to make some garments – I don’t know if it will be mostly garments made. I will be happy with 40 items of what ever I am wanting to make – clothes for me, clothes for Dylan, rice packs (can be used as heating pad or ice pack), new super hero capes – Dylans is getting a little small. What ever I am feeling will go on the list.

So are YOU up for a challenge?

Stefanie

 

 
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