Decorative Scrapbook Paper Pumpkins | Halloween Crafts

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About two months ago, on August 29th to be exact, I acquired some new faux pumpkins and super cute Halloween themed scrapbook paper to make these Decorative Scrapbook Paper Covered Pumpkins.   I had seen them all over the internet in the past and they looked easy to make and, thus, I wanted … [Read more...]

Halloween Recipes: Orange Scream-sicle Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

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This post brought to you by TruMoo.  All opinions (and my love of Muppet zombies) are 100% my own.  My Husband is a super huge fan of the creamsicle.  Basically, if you mix orange and vanilla in any sort of frozen treat and he is a happy, happy man.  When I told him … [Read more...]

73 Fall & Halloween Inspired Ideas | $1000+ Fall Giveaway

All Things Fall Giveaway

Is anyone tired of Pumpkins and "All Things Fall" yet?  Well of course not!  We're just getting started, right?  And, frankly, until I sit down to that Thanksgiving feast and wake up the next day to put up the Christmas trees, I say BRING IT ON. So let's kick off this fine October … [Read more...]

5 Minute Fall Flower Pots | Ms. Toody Goo Shoes

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    Hello, everyone, I'm Amy, from Ms. Toody Goo Shoes, back for another Home and Garden post, at Claire's place! I'm trying to get my Fall groove on, I really am. But with temperatures hovering around 80 degrees here in NJ, it's been a challenge. Mind you, I am NOT complaining! … [Read more...]

An Early Fall Vignette | Ms. Toody Goo Shoes

Early Fall Vignette Collage - Ms. Toody Goo Shoes

    Hi everyone! It's me Amy from Ms. Toody Goo Shoes and I'm so glad to be back here at Claire's! I can't believe it's already "After Labor Day!" I don't mean to rush the season, but have you started your Fall decorating yet? I'm still trying to hold on tight to the last days of … [Read more...]

All Things Creative | 50+ Ideas For Fall

50+ Ideas Fall Ideas - Al Things Creative

I am pretty excited about this month's Fall Edition of our fun All Things Creative series.  I love Fall decorations and I love Fall recipes so I cannot wait to see what everyone is sharing today. I've brought along some of my Fall favorites as well including a Free Welcome Fall … [Read more...]

DIY Dollar Store Holiday Candles | Christmas In July

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We are getting into the "dog days of Summer".  It's in the upper 90s most days here and all I want to do is get in the pool BUT... I still have to think ahead.   Sometimes the best time to buy something is off season and when I saw these little flower pots at the dollar store I was pretty … [Read more...]

DIY 4th Of July Tie Dye Tea Towels

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Guess what I did??  I learned how to do something new and now NO piece of white fabric in my house is safe this Summer.  T-shirts and pillowcases are hiding as I type this.  The cat is a little afraid too... You're so smart - you guessed it.  I tried Tie Dye for my First. … [Read more...]

DIY July 4th Flower Favors | Welcome Little Miss Celebration

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Happy Wednesday!  I have a big announcement today that I am so excited to share with you all.  As A Little Claireification continues to grow, thanks to all of you lovelies, it's important to me to continue bringing you as many "bright ideas on a budget" as possible every month.   I … [Read more...]

DIY 4th Of July Sun Hat | Dollar Store Crafts

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I am well aware that this might be the post that does it.  The post where you say "Ok, Claire has gotten too much sun" or "Oh, bless her sweet little heart". So... in light of this 4th Of July Sun Hat project, let's back up for a minute to the Kentucky Derby.  Did you watch the … [Read more...]

DIY 4th Of July Planters | Dollar Store Crafts

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 While there are some holidays I go all out for decorating there are others that I like to keep really simple.  The 4th of July is one of those.  Summer is time to relax and I think just adding a few little touches - especially for a big cookout or BBQ - can be fun but it also doesn't … [Read more...]

Grilled Corn With Honey Mustard Butter | 4th Of July Inspired Recipes

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It's cookout time!!  Not many things beat the smell of the grill cooking up savory (and sometimes sweet) food and the sight of delicious dishes lining a picnic table.  It's like everyone is waiting to hear "Lunch is served!".   This month our "12 Bloggers, 12 Recipes" group is … [Read more...]

Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas You Can Make

Father Day Gift Ideas You Can Make at A Little Claireification

How about those Dads and Granddads?? We don't want to forget them and I have come across some pretty fun Father's Day Gift Ideas You Can Make even if it's only days away! My Daddy has always been there for me.  He is the most supportive man in the world - both, he and my Husband.  They … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Sacrifice | Happy Memorial Day 2014

Uncle Joe

"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them". - John F. Kennedy Gratitude.  I've been thinking about that word a lot over here.   It's a three day weekend and it's a time to cook out, right?  It's a … [Read more...]

Let Freedom Ring | Free 4th Of July Hangtag Printables

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God Bless America, Land That I Love... Bringing you all a few free 4th of July Hangtag Printables today and just realizing how perfect these are for Memorial Day too!  Can I just tell you all that, as much as I have flown here and there across this great country of ours  - East … [Read more...]