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A Ya-Ya Weekend!

“Some women pray for their daughters to marry good husbands. I pray that my girls will find girlfriends half as loyal and true as the Ya-Yas.” – Rebecca Wells, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood I think this truly sums up what this fun event was all about! Five women who have been friends for… Read More A Ya-Ya Weekend!


Love is All You Need

Valentine’s Day. I love it most when it’s thoughtful and hand made. Don’t get me wrong, I love flowers and chocolates too! or finding just the right gift like this one below for my husband: At my daughter’s pre-school, the children all make a pretty bag to receive valentine cards from their friends. Candy is… Read More Love is All You Need

Crafts!, Inspiration, Party


Dear Thanksgiving, We promise that we have not forgotten you! We are as guilty as others (but not as much as some) of going straight into Christmas decorating mode immediately after Halloween. In reality, you are one of our most favorite holidays. You give us a day (and an extended weekend) to be with family,… Read More Thanksgiving

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Crafts for a Crowd

Recently we had the opportunity to craft with about 100 kids! Boomers, an amazing family fun entertainment venue, opened a water park, Buccaneer Cove and had a party to celebrate! Radio stations, food, give aways and we, The Craft Shack were part of the festivities. Believe it or not, we’re not strangers to crafting with… Read More Crafts for a Crowd

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Pennant Banners

Don’t you just adore the retro pennant banners that have been so popular lately? There are dozens of tutorials on how to make them yourself and even more options to buy them if you are not the DIY type, or simply don’t have the time. Since we are all about DIY, we are offering our… Read More Pennant Banners