Posts Tagged ‘Crafting’

Amy’s Notebook 06.01.16

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

How to make flower arrangements via Yummy Mummy Kitchen

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DIY floral centerpieces made with grocery store flowers. LOVE!

Have you seen The Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge? This is so awesome (and I still haven’t really watched Gilmore Girls, but now I want to!)

Madly in love with this room- love the bookcase styling!!

DIY almond milk French press hack- nice!

Kids backyard field day party – the perfect idea for summer fun!

Ten tips for easy entertaining- I need to work on this.

22 things every woman needs.

Father's Day Cake Toppers via Oh Happy Day

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Father’s Day cake toppers DIY.

Inspiring kitchen remodel!

DIY room freshener.

A minimalist summer reading guide- fantastic picks!

This is so fun and inspiring for smaller spaces!

Exhausted? It’s time to focus!

I hope you enjoyed our notebook, a collection of gathered links to DIY crafts, food projects, thrifty ways to spruce up your home, and thoughtful reads. Nothing brings me more joy than to highlight other fabulous bloggers. Follow me on Pinterest for daily inspiration!

Amy’s Notebook 05.25.16

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

gluten-free chicken nuggets

source: shutterbean

I can’t wait to try this crispy gluten-free chicken nuggets recipe!

A parent’s guide to Snapchat.

Who knew IKEA bed slats could be transformed into so much?

Absolutely LOVING these shorts (and I truly hate shorts!)

Charcuterie Board inspiration!

Memorial Day outfit ideas.

I love this guy- so happy for his success!

Summer Bucket List charm necklace- how fun would these be to make with your kids?

Money saving tools for lazy people.

Already impatiently waiting on the hold list at the library for this book!

Home-Coffee-Station

source: polished habitat

Organize all the things- such inventive ideas!!

Looks like the IKEA kitchen really does hold up well.

Finally, a plant that can survive in our house- lol!

Backyard inspiration!

A new use for your waffle iron- yum!

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Amy’s Notebook 05.11.16

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

DIY Faux Flower Gift Topper Stickers via Sugar and Cloth

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Easy gift toppers.

Three truths about decluttering.

After The Biggest Loser- contestant’s bodies fight back against the weight loss in surprising ways.

IKEA hacks that look like a million bucks.

Honest post from a lifestyle blogger- made me laugh out loud.

9 cocktails made with LaCroix- this is on my summer must-try list!

How to find great books to read- what a great resource!

Stovetop Macaroni and Cheese via The Modern Proper

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Four ingredient stovetop macaroni and cheese- yum!

Knitted pillows made with short rows. Gorgeous!!

How a blog post gets made.

Utility jacket outfit ideas for spring.

10 easy ways to simplify the kitchen.

Feel the guilt and do it anyway.

Obituaries my mother wrote for me while I was living in San Francisco in my twenties.

I hope you enjoyed our notebook, a collection of gathered links to DIY crafts, food projects, thrifty ways to spruce up your home, and thoughtful reads. Nothing brings me more joy than to highlight other fabulous bloggers. Follow me on Pinterest for daily inspiration!

 

Amy’s Notebook 05.04.16

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

While Kitchen via Design Mom

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Kitchen goals.

Passion in the margins- a beautiful reminder.

Eating like Gwyneth Paltrow- I gotta admit. I’m feeling a little inspired (except for the breath thing).

The season’s most exciting fiction reads.

What happens when fashion becomes fast, disposable, and cheap. Exactly why the capsule wardrobe has become so important to me!

I’m feeling inspired to make one of these for our home.

The danger of protecting our kids from unhappiness.

Don't toss the tops via The Kitchn

Source: The Kitchn

 

Never toss the tops on these 5 veggies.

I loved the movie Brooklyn (and that book too!). How cute is this gallery wall inspired by the film?

​​From a father on the poverty line to a CEO millionaire on what they can afford.

Hoarding is a serious disorder and it is getting worse.

The poor don’t need our pity.

This was a really compelling piece.

American Psycho the musical? I’m intrigued.

I hope you enjoyed our notebook, a collection of gathered links to DIY crafts, food projects, thrifty ways to spruce up your home, and thoughtful reads. Nothing brings me more joy than to highlight other fabulous bloggers. Follow me on Pinterest for daily inspiration!

 

Amy’s Notebook 04.20.16

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Plum painted master bedroom via The Inspired Room

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Master bedroom inspiration- love the color in this room.

Glee fans will tear up over this one- so sweet!

5 great podcast episodes to listen to.

We need to try this pancake trick!

Try this! Frame a wallpaper sample.

Back during the Harlem Renaissance, he swept the lindy hop of its feet and transformed big-band dance. More than sixty years later, Frankie Manning got a renaissance of his own.

Airbnb Tiny Houses via Thrillist

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How fun to rent a tiny house!

Spring capsule wardrobe inspiration.

Oh, this looks really good!!

Best drugstore products for summer skincare.

21 brilliant books you’ve never heard of.

Chinese chicken salad spring rolls- yum!

I hope you enjoyed our notebook, a collection of gathered links to DIY crafts, food projects, thrifty ways to spruce up your home, and thoughtful reads. Nothing brings me more joy than to highlight other fabulous bloggers. Follow me on Pinterest for daily inspiration!

 

Amy’s Notebook 04.13.16

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Crochet Market Bag via Left in Knots

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How cute would this bag be to take to the farmer’s market?

My book list gets longer (be sure to check out those comments!)

DIY hard lemonade looks like a great summer treat.

Free pattern to make your own crochet buntings.

Avoid those spring spending traps!

Spring capsule wardrobe inspiration! I’m putting mine together this week!!

Still my favorite show on television.

Treats that Aren't Shopping or Eating via Yes and Yes

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Treat yo’ self without spending money. YES!

A tip for wearing maxi dresses in cooler weather- genius!

What a beautiful breakfast!

Painted bricks- so cute.

I swear by my earlier morning routines. It helps so much!

Could you embrace a 10-piece wardrobe?

I hope you enjoyed our notebook, a collection of gathered links to DIY crafts, food projects, thrifty ways to spruce up your home, and thoughtful reads. Nothing brings me more joy than to highlight other fabulous bloggers. Follow me on Pinterest for daily inspiration!

 

Amy’s Notebook 04.06.13

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

Palette Play House via A Subtle Revelry

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A playhouse made from pallets- WOW!

A real struggle with living in excess- oh, how I can relate.

No More Sandwiches! 20 non-sandwich lunch recipes.

Joanna Goddard’s mother shares her beauty uniform & it is perfect.

The best pinners to follow- lots of eye candy in these pin boards!

50 books every modern teenager should read.

What a brave piece to share. This is more than a home tour, more of a heart tour.

Egg-Ham and Greens Cups via Design Mom

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These baked ham and egg cups with dressed greens look like a fantastic breakfast!

Eek! I am so excited- we are IN LOVE with this illustrated series!

11 WiFi network names that put yours to shame.

Happy mail inspiration- what a sweet exchange!

DIY yarn wall hanging- you know I love this!!

The internet is not real life- a glimpse at how creatives approach Instagram.

REALLY loved this short film on the creator of The Oatmeal.

I hope you enjoyed our notebook, a collection of gathered links to DIY crafts, food projects, thrifty ways to spruce up your home, and thoughtful reads. Nothing brings me more joy than to highlight other fabulous bloggers. Follow me on Pinterest for daily inspiration!

 

Amy’s Notebook 03.16.15

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Spring Cleaning Tips via A Thoughtful Place

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5 ways to jump start spring cleaning.

Loved reading about this ballerina’s beauty routines.

For pen addicts.

Fun Allegiant party ideas perfect for Divergent movie fans!

I love this burlap bow.

I love peeking at this bracket. Waaayy more interesting than basketball.

This brought tears to my eyes, especially after reading Paul’s book.

101 places your clutter can do good.

This app will come in handy as we pick out plants for spring.

Crochet Hair Clips via Yarn Twist

Source: Yarn Twist

 

Adorn a hair clip with crochet. So cute!

A small kitchen with big personality for comedian Seth Meyers.

I need to work on being kinder to myself. This was a good reminder.

7 tips to help people with ADD/ADHD read more and read better.

Very good reminder on fitness. Stick to the basics!

An introvert’s guide to having people over.

Sometimes the latest gadgets aren’t a good thing.

Have you cut the cord yet? This is a great breakdown on pricing if you are considering it!

Working on my plurals or is it plural? Hmmm!

I hope you enjoyed our notebook, a collection of gathered links to DIY crafts, food projects, thrifty ways to spruce up your home, and thoughtful reads. Nothing brings me more joy than to highlight other fabulous bloggers. Follow me on Pinterest for daily inspiration!

Amy’s Notebook 03.09.16

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Dip-Dyed Storage Baskets via Dream a Little Bigger

Source: Dream A Little Bigger

 

I love the hues in these storage baskets.

I love this favorite things list.

Quinoa Crispies- I’m going to have to give that recipe a spin!

A year of dates- what an incredible gift to share together.

Can a capsule wardrobe actually save you money?

Frugal out of necessity versus frugal out of choice- a good read!

5 breakfast sandwiches to ease the morning struggle.

‘Downton Abbey’ fans dream up hilarious alternate endings.

New ways to tie scarves via Whoorl

Source: Whoorl

 

New ways to tie scarves.

Hilarious tweets about marriage.

I will have to add a few of these to my cosmetic bag.

I can’t wait to see this documentary!

I often feel like we are parenting upstream so I loved this post.

Debut novels I’d like to read.

Top 10 skills middle school students need to thrive, and how parent can help.

22 bookish You Tubers to follow.

I hope you enjoyed our notebook, a collection of gathered links to DIY crafts, food projects, thrifty ways to spruce up your home, and thoughtful reads. Nothing brings me more joy than to highlight other fabulous bloggers. Follow me on Pinterest for daily inspiration!

Amy’s Notebook 03.02.16

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

Decorate around a piano via Apartment Therapy

Source: Apartment Therapy

 

13 ways to decorate around a piano.

Build your spring wardrobe with these basics.

Bram Stoker Award nominees- I am going to have to check these out!

Nigella Lawson’s Chinese-inspired chicken soup looks so comforting and delicious.

15 Chrome extensions you’ll need if you’re looking to boost productivity.

Stop getting mad at your kids for wanting stuff at Target.

I absolutely love this literary quest. Girl power!

Homemade Jam via WonderHowTo

Source: WonderHowTo

 

Homemade jam in just ten minutes.

DIY leather tassels- I want to make a dozen!

8 apps you can turn to for everything from shipping packages to choosing beauty products.

Pinterest-dictated fashion for one week- what a fun experiment!

Warning: “Hanging in There” is destroying your health.

Audiobook versions of the classics, read by famous people.

I hope you enjoyed our notebook, a collection of gathered links to DIY crafts, food projects, thrifty ways to spruce up your home, and thoughtful reads. Nothing brings me more joy than to highlight other fabulous bloggers. Follow me on Pinterest for daily inspiration!