{printable designs} save time and money with Lauren McKinsey’s birthday gift tags and matching cards! just print and cut!

Birthday gift tags and cards from Lauren McKinsey :: Birthday Cake gift tag and coordinating card

for some time i have been wanting to fill up our shop with birthday gift tags and cards. so many of my friends with younger children spend many a weekend tooting their little ones to a friend’s birthday party.  and being a guest at a birthday party can get expensive.  the gift, a card, gift […]

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{printable designs} halloween printable designs :: a black and white classy halloween collection

A Black and White Halloween Printable Collection from Lauren McKinsey :: Hanging gift tags

CLICK HERE for the complete printable collection. the month of september is QUICKLY coming to an end which means Halloween is right on its tail!  our weather is cooling down, the leaves are starting to change and i am getting ready to experience my first North Carolina fall. for the last few months i have […]

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{things i love} Play-Doh celebrates National Play-Doh day!

National Play-Doh day, September 16th

did you know that today, September 16th, is national Play-Doh day? knowing this, i thought that it would be fun to share with you a few fun Play-Doh facts!  {from the ever reliable Wikipedia} Play-Doh was first manufactured in Cincinnati, Ohio as a WALLPAPER cleaner in the 30′s. it became available for purchase in the […]

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{printable designs} a barnyard birthday :: a birthday printable collection

Barnyard Birthday printable collection from Lauren McKinsey :: hanging gift tags

CLICK HERE for the complete collection. i am so excited that our barnyard birthday collection is up in the shop.  it is one CUTE collection and one that i hope you love as well! i will be sharing LOTS more photos in the upcoming weeks from this collection and sharing lots of fun ideas of […]

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{a guest post from Lauren McKinsey’s momma} DIY :: How to build an A Frame Tent

How to build an A Frame Tent :: DIY

Last fall I decided to make an A frame tent for my two younger grandchildren, ages 8 and 2. I don’t recall what prompted this decision, but I found great instructions and inspiration at A Beautiful Mess. After a trip to a local home improvement store with my grandchildren to purchase lumber, I put my […]

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