Hello! My name is Shannon Taylor. I'm a long-time writer and editor living in the woods of Wisconsin with my husband, four children, a black lab, and two crazy cats.

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April: Easter + Getting Ready for Spring

Made Me Smile / Tim’s Love Bugs

Do you remember when I linked to the Valentine’s Card Creatures on Made by Joel last week? Well. Last night Tim came home from work and said, “I have something for you.” He reached solemnly into his pocket and pulled out these:

He turned my favorite people into little Love Bug card creatures! They’re tiny little things, just a couple inches tall. And so very, very cute.

Do you see why I adore this man?

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  1. Diane says:

    Too cute!

  2. julie gee says:

    What have you done? An entire Martha Stewart family! How can we compete?

  3. Shannon says:

    Julie, maybe the guys need their own Crafting Night. :-)

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