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DIY Silk Flower Crowns

By | July 8th, 2017|DIY Projects, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma Likes to Party, My Friends, Party Planning, Wedding|

What is a Bachelorette Party without DIY silk flower crowns? Well, I can tell you one thing….. It’s not our kind of party that’s for sure! By now social media may have alerted you that we are back at it again! This certainly isn’t our first bachelorette party to go down in the history books! [...]

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Natural Toy Cleaner – Mrs. Meyer’s Multi-Surface Cleaner

By | May 24th, 2017|Appletini Photography, Blog, DIY Projects, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma's Corner|

As I laid sweet baby angel face down into his crib around 9PM, I watched him swiftly drift to sleep while I planned my action packed Saturday evening. You see, late night Target runs have become a “night out” now that I am a Momma.  Who wants to waste quality time with the babes for [...]

Easy Ways to Update Family Photos

By | October 21st, 2016|Blog, DIY Projects, Fall Portraits, Family Photography, Family Portraits, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma's Corner, Photo Styling|

As you decorate your house for the upcoming holidays, switching the décor on your mantel, window ledges, and tabletops, it’s a great time to also think about updating the family photos displayed on your walls. Updating family photos in your picture frames to reflect the recent years is a great item to add to your [...]

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6 Secrets to a Fabulous DIY Party Planning

By | September 21st, 2016|Blog, DIY Projects, Event Photography, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma Likes to Party, Party Planning|

If there’s one thing my friends and I know how to do, it’s how to throw a fabulous party. With creative décor and thoughtful details, my friends and I have been known to transform ordinary spaces into DIY party planning bliss. With us, there’s no such thing as a run-of-the-mill barbecue or a simple kids [...]

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8 DIY Bridal and Wedding Gift Ideas

By | August 26th, 2016|Blog, DIY Projects, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma Likes to Party, Momma's Corner, Wedding|

Eileen from Just Measuring Up, a rockstar DIY mom who also posts for Appletini, shares some great DIY bridal and wedding gift ideas that are creative, thoughtful, and perfect for the couple that has everything. Weddings are a time to celebrate, and there is no better way to celebrate than with these creative wedding gift [...]

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DIY Lemonade Stand | Photography Prop

By | August 28th, 2013|Appletini Photography Props, Blog, Children's Photography, DIY Projects, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma's Corner, Photo Styling, Pinterest|

  I was driving through my neighborhood earlier this summer when I heard “Lemonade 25 cents!!!”, “Lemonade 25 cents!!!” and I had to pull over and have some of the delicious lemonade.  I loved having a drink stand was I was a kid, my stand usually sold Tang.  ;)  Maybe it was the young business [...]

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Homemade Febreze

By | June 13th, 2013|Blog, DIY Projects, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma's Corner|

This morning I began my day by spraying my curtains with some of my homemade Febreze, Faux-breze if you prefer, and opened all my windows.  As the breeze gently drifted in, so did the sweet smell of my DIY Febreze.  Seriously... SO GOOD! I have been making this delicious smelling concoction for over a year now and just can't [...]

Father’s Day Craft Idea | Shirt and Tie Card

By | June 12th, 2013|Blog, DIY Projects, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma's Corner|

Father's Day is coming quick!! I'm sure you already have a special Father's Day idea all planned out, BUT if you still aren't sure what to get Dad or just haven't made it to Hallmark yet, why not consider a little something homemade.  I personally think anything homemade is better than store-bought.  It shows you cared enough and actually took [...]

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