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Easy DIY Planner Pinboard

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Hello everybody! This week I’m showing you how to make this easy DIY planner pinboard. It’s so easy to make and it’s super convenient for planning.

Everybody needs to plan sometimes. It’s a way to keep track of what you’re doing and what you ahem to do. This board makes it really easy to have everything in one place and plan extra convenient.

What you’ll need to make it:905b403de0a0949c3bbf00babc9a5e40

  • A pinboard
  • A spiral notebook
  • A pencil
  • A few drawing pins
  • Scrapbook paper
  • White paper

Step 1: Covering the frame of the pinboard with scrapbook paper

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Just cut a few strips out of your paper with the width of your frame and cover the entire frame with them, sticking them in place with crafting glue.  I tried to match up the pattern on the long edges so you almost can’t see where the different strips end. I punched a hole with…

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Deck out an entire wall or doorway without breaking the bank! Fall is a time is a whirlwind of holidays that leave little time and budget in between all the decor changes, but not decorating for each holiday feels like missing out. Never fear, it is possible to throw together a solid, spooky scene for your doorway or a major hall to put you in that spirit without spending your candy budget!

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Boo! Halloween is here. It's time to get your fright on! From severed limbs to ghoulish skeletons and ultra-scary costumes, Halloween is the time for fun, fright, and yeah, more fright. Forgive me, I'm excited about all the fright. But I bet your little one isn't. Most Halloween decorations and costumes, well, let's just say, … Continue reading Kid-Friendly Halloween Decorations

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Friday Favorites: DIY Fall Pumpkin Crafts – a re-blog!

The season is changing, and I couldn’t be happier. Fall or Autumn (whichever you prefer) is my favorite time of the year. I love celebrating Halloween and Thanksgiving, and there are pumpkins and leaves everywhere! And let’s not forget about Pumpkin Spice drinks. In honor of the season, I have compiled a list of my […] … Continue reading Friday Favorites: DIY Fall Pumpkin Crafts – a re-blog!