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Card Box for Baby Shower! 12 Step Tutorial Included

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  Hey Beautiful Ladies! One of my favorite type of parties to get invited to are baby showers! There is something very special about watching family come together, to celebrate the anticipated arrival of a new baby, and give blessings to a woman on her way to motherhood!  I like seeing how rooms are transformed into intimate gatherings in a home or huge parties in a rented space! I enjoy playing the creative baby games, looking at the unique decorations, and watching how special cultural traditions are incorporated into the event. With all the possible differences between one baby shower...

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Baby Shower Purse Card

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  Hey Ladies! I wanted to share with you a few pictures of a Mini Purse Card. I call it "Mini" because it's about 1 inch tinier than my original Purse Cards.   I decided to use the Purse as my gift box for a friends baby shower.  At first I was going to make a pair of baby booties and place them in the center. Then I though it would be even better to make a custom pair after babies arrival. So I put a note card inside with details on how to design shoes. (Not shown)   I...

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GIVEAWAY!!! Easter 2015 Giveaway!

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Hey Everyone! This is a quick blog post! Wanted to fill you in on my Easter Card Giveaway I'm hosting on Facebook! Visit my Page: www.facebook.com/dawningdaycreations All you have to do is *1. Click the LIKE BUTTON on my Page (not the post) *2. Comment on the post saying "Easter Greetings"  You are then eligible to Win 5 Handmade Greeting Cards by Dawning Day Creations!! Two of the Giveaway Cards are my new Spinner Easter Cards! Want to see how they work? Click here!   That's it!! I will randomly pick one winner and contact you directly!! This is my first...

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Mother's Day Gift: Purse Cards

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  Hi! : ) Guess what?! In Chicago it is officially Spring Time!  Spring & Summer are my favorite seasons!  I love watching the transition of plants from winter blandness to bountiful & bright colors! Spring & Summer also bring with it Fun Events like Family Parties, Outdoor Concerts, Weddings, Grilling, Gardening, & Trips to the Park! Love it!  What's your favorite part of the Spring/Summer Season? Spring also means Mother's Day is around the corner and in the Card Making Business that means it's time to get Busy!! Therefore, I'm designing cards early this year, so I don't stress myself...

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Attitude of Gratitude: 30 Day Challenge

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Want to explore your Attitude of Gratitude?   I would like to share with you one of many ways to evaluate, examine, and explore, your Attitude of Gratitude!  This Challenge will give us the opportunity every day to reflect on the things in our life we are grateful for.  Just like it is important to get health check ups to monitor our state of physical wellness,  I believe it's equally important to do the same for our Attitude.  I know some people who check themselves daily through meditation & prayer, some weekly at church, for others it can be months...

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