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Wordless Wednesday: Rose Painting

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Wordless Wednesday: Rose Painting

A week ago today was my mom’s birthday. She would have turned 62. To celebrate her birthday, I wanted to do something that she would have loved, so Husband and I went to the Philadelphia Museum of Art for the afternoon. I get my craftiness and love of art from my mom, who was a talented painter. Her roses (above) are just one of the beautiful works she made. Continue reading Wordless Wednesday: Rose Painting

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Celebrating Mom!

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It’s officially May. That means a few things for me. First, it’s festival season here in Philly (yay!!!). Second, it’s birthday season in my family so I’ll be quite poor by the 31st (I’m counting at least 6!). Third, Mother’s Day is just around the corner on May 11th. And fourth, it’s Brain Tumor Awareness Month! The last two tie together for me in a big way. Continue reading Celebrating Mom!

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Featured Etsy Shop: Design and Play

Featured Etsy Shop: Design and Play on Katie Crafts;

Featured Etsy Shop: Design and Play

We usually only do our Featured Etsy Shops on Wednesdays, but we teamed up with Belle over at Design and Play to do a very special Friday Feature for you! It’s special, because Belle has the perfect items in her shop for you to give your Mama this Mother’s Day, and she’s giving you the chance to win one! Continue reading Featured Etsy Shop: Design and Play