Archives for September 3, 2013

Colonial of Zeeland Grandfather Clock | a family heirloom

Colonial of Zeeland Grandfather Clock | a family heirloom

Colonial of Zeeland Grandfather Clock | I have always believed the story behind a family heirloom is much more valuable than the actual item itself.  Family treasures passed down, generation to generation, are important to many of us for several different reasons - however collectively they each preserve a story, a memory or a tradition of our past. As I recently watched this True Value commercial (above) I couldn't help but take a moment and think about preserving a part of our own family - as well as the sense of pride and honor that comes Continue reading

Duck Tape Dry Erase Drawing Mat | roll up travel play mat

Duck Tape Dry Erase Drawing Mat | roll up travel play mat

This post brought to you by Walmart. All opinions are 100% mine. Duck Tape® Dry Erase Drawing Mat | I admit this time of year I get a little excited browsing the back to school aisles. Even though the home school supplies we need are pretty well stocked I'm always looking for new creative learning items and ideas. One thing that caught my eye this year is the colorful Duck Tape® displays. This fix-all favorite is not only a creative and inexpensive way to re-vamp existing school supplies - it offers countless crafting possibilities with all of Continue reading