Special Occasions

Celebrate Life's Big Moments In Style!

Traditions! Traditions! The holidays are some of the best times to get a little closer and we want to inspire you to do just that! From birthdays to anniversaries (and every holiday in between), we have fun date, gift, and romance ideas for every occasion. Let us help you celebrate and make life-long memories.

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How Do I Love Thee Card

How Do I Love Thee? A Valentine's Day printable card.

Do you all remember the How Do I Love Thee craft post we did??  Tara did an amazing job with it!

Well if you have ever run into problems while trying to recreate an idea, you will totally relate to this post! One of our creative readers, Sarah, sent us in this idea... in case the same thing happens to you! ;)
Sarah started with the intent to make the muffin tin project. She got so excited about it, actually printed it out without realizing that her printer...

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The Birthday Suitcase {Funkytime}

The birthday gift suitcase - a surprise for your spouse!

I am so excited, I usually guest post on other craft blogs, and this time it is different! I love to have a new audience. Since it's my first time here, bare with me;-)
My name is Sibylle and my blog is called Funkytime. I am a graphic designer/ blogger/ regular German girl with a passion for (Food-) Photography, DIY projects, decorating  & pretty Vintage things …

When I am not blogging, painting something white or photographing food, I spend my time with...

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You ARE Appreciated

You Are Appreciated - a birthday surprise!

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I hope you all fall in love with this idea like I did! Jordan Ferney called it the Envelope Surprise, and it is such a sweet and thoughtful way to tell someone how amazing they are... AND not only will you share this with them, but all their closest family and friends too!!! Here is a peek at the finished product... then I am going to tell you how to get yours started today!!
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Glitter Pumpkin Mini Date

Do this Glitter Pumpkin mini-date with your spouse this fall!

I love doing fun things for my husband but wouldn't it be fun to do something for others that you care about as well?  We know we always do things around the holidays but what about just for fun? What if you could even make a date out of it and do something for others?  That is exactly what came into my mind when I saw this fabulous idea on Loralee Lewis.
Make a Glitter Pumpkin together for your centerpiece this fall.  Then make some for family, friends, or...

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Tractor Album Tutorial

Tractor Album scrapbook tutorial.

When our Diva, Kristen came across this fabulous idea...we just had to share!  Our friends over at Think Crafts posted a scrapbook idea centered around something that your spouse loves.  They feature a step-by-step album tutorial that is user friendly. This idea makes for quite the keepsake!

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Think Crafts writes, "A few years ago my husband started to restore this tractor and...

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Baby, You’re a Firework!

Baby You're A Firework 4th of July fun!

I know, I know, that song is gonna be stuck in your head now too.  I love it!
This is totally my theme for an unforgettable 4th of July date.  Celebrating family, freedoms, and blowing things up, right?  This is a 4-star holiday for my hubby - cuz we all know boys will be boys - and they are like magnets to anything that explodes.
 So... Carpe Diem!

Everybody has their favorite fireworks - yeah, I'm talkin' about the ones you stock up on every year - but if...

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Father’s Day Tin

Father's Day Tin printable gift tutorial

Father's Day is just around the corner and we are all looking for something to give the Father in our lives to let them know how much we love them. We found the cutest craft on Eighteen 25 which would be a great gift to give. They even included a download to help you re-create the cute tin. Want even better news??  It can be done in less then 30 minutes! I actually made one to include with my husband's gift for Father's Day and I let my daughter take over the project...

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Father’s Day Printable Card

The World's Best Pop Father's Day card tutorial.

We could talk about all of our loyal readers and contributors all day long and never be able to tell you how much we all love and adore you and your ideas!! Seriously, you are all so talented!!
Today we have an awesome, super fast Father's Day Printable! It is creeping up on us, and honestly... are you ready?? I am, but only because of this adorable idea!! Becca {we heart you} sent in this idea, and we simply just loved it. I know you will too!!!

Download the...

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Measure Up: Father’s Day Card

Father's Day card tutorial for the handyman.

This Father's Day show your husband (or Dad) just how much he means to you with this simple and creative tape measure card!

This fabulous idea was found over at Family Fun and I thought it would be the perfect card for my husband.

The great thing about this card is that I guarantee you have all the supplies on hand! A box, yellow paper, a maker, scissors, tape, and aluminum foil. (I used aluminum foil on the outside instead of the suggested black paper. I...

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