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New Mom Advice Printable

by Amy Bowerman

New Mom Advice Printable | Pluckingdaisies.com

Hey everyone!  Happy spring break…hope spring has “sprung” in your neck of the woods.  My girlfriend is about to “spring” into motherhood full force when her twins arrive in a few months.  I wanted to offer her some “New Mom Advice” in addition to her shower gift and created this tongue in cheek New Mom […]

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Jungle Baby Shower Centerpiece | Pluckingdaisies.com #Sizzix

Oh baby, it’s a jungle out there!  My best girlfriend is having twins, and things are about to get wild!  In honor of her soon to be arriving multiple bundles of joy I created a Jungle themed baby shower centerpiece for her using Sizzix dies fromEileen Hull’s new Cherished collection.   This new Sizzix collection is […]

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How to Make a Pennant Banner | @PluckingDaisy #DCWV #RangerInk #Tutorial

My friend Johnnie recently posted an awesome roundup of Bunting, and Pennant Banner crafts.  When I saw it I said to myself “Hey I’ve made a few Pennant Banners in my day!”  You know what I haven’t made though?  A tutorial.  That just isn’t helpful is it?  I like to be helpful.  Today I’m going […]

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Elephant themed Baby Shower

by Amy Bowerman

Baby Shower Advice for the New Mom

When my sister decided on an Elephant theme for her baby shower I was delighted!  Who doesn’t love an adorable little pachyderm?  Sure there are plenty of Elephant themed baby shower options available for purchase, but being a DIY type of gal I wanted to make her Shower extra special by creating everything myself.  Here […]

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Baby Shower Centerpieces

by Amy Bowerman

baby shower centerpieces

Wow! I have had baby on the brain for the past month now with all the work I have done for my sister’s baby shower!  I hope I don’t get the baby shower blues now that it’s all over :)  I promise to post pics of the shower soon.  My hard work definitely paid off […]

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Baby Keepsake Box

by Amy Bowerman

Baby keepsake box

Greetings from Connecticut!  We are experiencing a bit of indian summer here today.  Although it is cloudy and muggy my cheerful, local weatherman assures us that there will be some “peek-a-boo sun”!  Today I have a Baby Keepsake box to share with you.  Yup…still on that baby shower kick….but it’s for my sister’s baby shower […]

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Baby Shower Pennant Banner

by Amy Bowerman

baby shower pennant banner

Hello friends!   I’ve been jamming all week working on Baby shower decorations.  No rest for the weary though…I still have 4 paper flower arrangements left to complete and hopefully once those are done I will have a chance to post the paper flower tutorial everyone has asked for :)  Ok that’s enough of that let’s […]

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Book Basket Pennant Banner

by Amy Bowerman

Book basket pennant banner

Hello there!  I’m back with another fun baby shower creation.  A new trend these days is to have baby shower guests bring a favorite children’s book to fill a book basket at the shower.  We did this for my baby shower and really helped to jump-start my son’s book collection.  I have read to him […]

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New Mom Mini Album

by Amy Bowerman

new mom mini album

My sister is expecting her first child and I have worked tirelessly on invitations, decorations, and everything in between for her Elephant themed Baby Shower.  Today I have one of the “In Betweens” to share with you…a mini album!  This is my first mini album ever.  I felt this album fit in perfectly with Kraft […]

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Collage Art for Baby

by Amy Bowerman

lovely as a lullaby

I drew my inspiration for this project from all over the map.  First and foremost the base of my design was inspired by this trigger photo from Cath at Moxie Fab The whole lullaby thing really got me thinking baby so I put together a collage. I really liked the fluffy soft look of the […]

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