Momma Likes to DIY

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Momma Likes to DIY – Are you are familiar with the sting of hot glue? Is there glitter in the cracks of your hardwood? Do you have a jar of buttons? If you’ve answered “yes” to any of these, congratulations, you are in the right place!

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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Building a Raised Garden Bed

By | June 30th, 2017|Blog, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma's Corner, Nature|

Oldcastle Planter Wall Block – you have made my gardening life so much easier! Thank you Home Depot, my readers know how much I love a good garden solution!!  So much so I even had garden themed wedding invitations! Last summer we had recently purchased our home and I knew that I wanted to implement a [...]

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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Keeping the Family Photo Box Alive – Tip #1

By | September 30th, 2016|Blog, Family Photography, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma's Corner, My Family, Photography Adventures, Photography Tips|

If there is one thing Appletini Photography is passionate about – it’s the printed photograph. In the digital age we are living in, everything is online, including our photo albums. Remember how much fun it was to look through the old family photo box with hundreds of printed pictures in piles, or to peruse childhood [...]

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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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Sports Party Games

By | June 18th, 2014|Blog, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma Likes to Party, Momma's Corner|

Monster wanted her sports party to be full of games.  She wanted to play them all.  Baseball, soccer, football, basketball, golf, tennis, croquet, and jump rope.  I had to let her down gently.  I mean, our yard is only SO big.  But I did promise her I'd try to fit as many games in as [...]

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