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Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s August 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by TJ Wierenga Summer sure does seem to get shorter every year, and the end of August seems to be racing towards us faster than the pool at the end…(Read More)

Love is in the air and that means it’s time to think about adding some LOVEly touches to the home! This heart string art project is so much fun to make and for less than $10.00 in supplies it’s also a pretty sweet deal. Here’s how to create one for your…(Read More)

March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’ Birthday and what better way to celebrate the beloved children’s author than creating things whimsical and wonderful. Come along as we celebrate Dr. Seuss with crafts and snacks… R-E-A-D: Seuss letters What you need: Dr. Seuss book. Check out a thrift store if you can’t…(Read More)

Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to show those special people in our lives just how much we love and appreciate them. But we don’t always have to spend a lot of money to make a big impact. In reality, some of the best gifts are the ones that come directly from the…(Read More)

Valentine’s day is coming up and there’s no better time to add some fun and whimsy to your home décor.  This Lucky in Love Garland is so simple and cute, every Queen should have one in her home. Supplies: Playing cards (I used the Jumbo ones because I thought they were cute…(Read More)

January 31st is Inspire Your Heart with Art Day, and we live in a wonderful community full of so many opportunities to be inspired. Introducing our children to creativity and art at an early age is so wonderful and there are many ways we can do this. Inspire Your Heart With Art in Billings At…(Read More)

While transforming the home a bit to get it Valentine ready, I felt the need for a touch of pink on my shelves. I browsed the craft store and found these gold letters just waiting to be jazzed up with some glitter.  Here is how I brought a little feminine touch into the room just…(Read More)

After I took down the Christmas decorations this year the house seemed a little bare. I knew I wanted to make something and this wreath was just what I had in mind. In about an hour you can make this unique, wintry wreath too. Winter White Wool Pompom Wreath Supplies Needed: 1-2 skeins thick…(Read More)

With all the craziness this time of year, I sometimes have a hard time keeping the focus where it belongs during the holiday season: on faith and family. With that in mind I created this Advent Calendar to help our family keep on track this season. We hope you enjoy and find some inspiration for…(Read More)

This is the time of the year when we are doing lots of entertaining. Who doesn’t love sitting down to a beautifully decorated table?  This year, take your Thanksgiving table from drab to fab with this fantastic and simple place card idea. The kids can work on these while you’re prepping dinner or…(Read More)