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Last Week at the Maker Mama House

Last week during my busy life as a mama of four I enjoyed… A family trip to the zoo on the HOTTEST day of the year. Yeah, we don’t watch a lot of t.v. (or weather reports as a result) and didn’t realize the heat index would be around 105! But we had plenty of […]

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Have Yourself a Thrifty 4th of July

I went hunting for some patriotic finds at a couple of my favorite thrift stores last week and thought I’d share some ways you could make yours a thrifty 4th of July! Of course you’ll want to start off your Independence Day with a nice cup of Joe in a flag-themed mug. Better yet, carry […]

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Free Printable 4th of July Bunting

Today I’m sharing my very first printable download! I made this 4th of July bunting for a crafty party I threw with my bloggy friend Stacy of Kids Stuff World.  I’m eager to share all the great party photos, but thought I’d whip up this free printable in time for y’all to use it for […]

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Last Week at the Maker Mama House: Summer is Here!

Skyler’s official last day of school was last Wednesday and we’ve kicked it into high gear for summer! The temperatures are rising down here in South Texas and we’re already looking for ways to cool off (not looking forward to the heat in August). We took advantage of a free day and went to see […]

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Goodbye, Summer

As I think most of us usually do, I had a pretty ambitious to do wish-list for this summer. Of course I didn’t get everything checked off, but here’s how I faired: Stock up on craft supplies I did manage to visit a local school supply store and stocked up on essentials like construction paper, […]

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