10 Ways to Show Your American Pride

10 American Pride Projects

Next week, we have a big event coming up here in America. It’s America’s birthday, otherwise known as the 4th of July! You know I love to show off my American spirit with crafts and other patriot-themed projects. I just didn’t realize how many red-white-and-blue crafts I’ve posted over the years to celebrate life in the US of A….until I started rounding them up this morning. Just in case you need a few ideas for joining in the celebration of America, this week, here are 10 Ways to show Your American Pride made by myself and my talented contributors. Enjoy!

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4th of July Decorations – My Red, White & Blue Gallery Wall

4th of july decorations

This year I was in the patriotic mood and created several handmade decor items to create a gallery wall.  I used 3M Command Strips to hang everything so it can be removed after the season.  I love those things.  If you are person that likes to change out art all the time those things are {…Read More…}





Free Printable “Home is Wherever I’m With You”

home is wherever I

Today Sarah from Sarah Dorsey Designs is here to share with you a free printable “Home is Wherever I’m With You.” As someone who has lived in Illinois, Virginia, California, Washington and Indiana this statement is pure fact.  As long as I am with my family I am at home. home is wherever I'm with you

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Displaying Kids Art on the Wall–{Hot Tip!}

displaying kids art on the wall

School is over and summer is well underway.  But I bet if you are anything like our family you have kept special papers, report cards, and art projects all in some type of bin, box or folder.  One of the things I have noticed about my kids is that the more I showcase their projects the more they try.  I love decorating with my kids’ art work and I find that they feel such a sense of pride when their artwork “makes it” on our walls.

displaying kids art on the wall

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