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    Happy Thanksgiving!

    Happy Thanksgiving! I’m sure everyone has been having a wonderful, stress free week. Just kidding! Thanksgiving always marks the beginning of the most stressful time of year for me. Driving to different family parties, making food for huge groups and having to make small talk with so many people stress me out and I am sure I’m not alone. I can’t help you with handling all of the stress, but I can try to help make some of those conversations with your family a little…

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    Thanksgiving Table Scapes

    As I was researching Thanksgiving tablescapes this week, I realized that some people have entirely too much time on their hands. Pinterest is full of crazy, extravagant crafts that would take days if not weeks to prepare for and let’s face it; no one has time for that – not even me. So for today’s column, I am going to give you some quick and easy decorating ideas that you can do with things you already have lying around your house. The key to any…

  • Crafting,  For the Love of Paper

    ‘Tis the Season for a Sneak Peak. Fa la la la la la la la la

    This is your friendly reminder that NEXT SATURDAY is the big vendor fair at CALHOUN COUNTY FAIR EXPO CENTER. I hope you like the poster my dear friend Emily of Emily Hildreth Photography made me. Did you know that she is also a graphic designer?  She is the best.   Anyways though, I have been working day and night on crafts for this fair and I promised you a sneak peak this week. so without further ado – I present to you the sneak peak!…

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    Intro To the Glidden Graphic

    Hi there everyone! I was recently asked to start writing for a local news paper and I wanted to make sure you get to read all of my articles! They will be posted the week after they are in the paper. I hope you enjoy all of them as much as I do! Hi there! My name is Emily Brown and I am going to be writing the new arts and crafts column for the Glidden Graphic. I thought to start off, it would only…