DIY Minecraft birthday party,

Are your kids into Minecraft?

Last weekend, we took a little trip to Pennsylvania for one night. Landon’s cousin Logan was celebrating his 8th birthday.

He had a Minecraft-themed party, and his parents had done a great job pulling off a creative DIY Minecraft birthday party. Since L is also obsessed with building things in Minecraft, I took note of all of their fun ideas.

DIY Minecraft Birthday Party

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Dagmar's Home "Thrifty & Vintage Finds" Link Party

Welcome to “Thrifty & Vintage Finds” link party No. 80!

We packed and left for a short family vacation in Florida, and I’m having a problem creating paragraphs in blog posts all of a sudden, but I still wanted to share my latest thrifty find with you. Please ignore the odd spacing. Anyone know a solution to paragraphs not saving in a post?

I bought this cute little green-gold tray for $3.99 at Goodwill. Maybe it was even half off — I forget if the yellow tags were half off that day.

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American Red Cross Babysitting Course Giveaway

August 23, 2015
American Red Cross Babysitting Training Online Course

When I first moved to America 22 years ago, I knew I wanted to work as a nanny. I had been a babysitter for several years in Germany already. Once I got my drivers license, bought a car, moved out of my temporary housing into a house I shared with other roommates in Burbank, CA, […]

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Wordless Wednesday With Linky – HGTV Blogger Block Party

August 18, 2015

I went to the second HGTV Blogger Block Party in New York City yesterday, after attending the NY NOW gifts and home decor tradeshow first two block away. Maybe you saw all my instagramming and tweeting about it.

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“Thrifty & Vintage Finds” Link Party #79 — Milk Glass Tumbler

August 17, 2015

Welcome to “Thrifty & Vintage Finds” link party No. 79! If you found an amazing deal lately, a vintage or thrifty find, then I’d love you to link up. You might get featured next week! Did you see yesterday’s post about my hutch redo? Can you guess which one of those milk glass items was […]

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Hutch Makeover With Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

August 16, 2015
hutch makeover with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint,

What would you do with six hours of free time? Don and Landon were gone for many hours yesterday, and I used that time to get out my Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® can and finished painting our hutch in the living room. I had painted part of it about a year ago to take picture […]

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