Monthly Archives: June 2015

Irish Dance Custom Keepsake Gifts

Custom keepsake gifts for the Irish Dance lover designed from her t-shirts, costumes, and more!

Custom keepsake pillow created from Irish Dance memories, including t-shirts, socks, a fleece, sweatshirt, and costume pieces.

Custom keepsake pillow created from Irish Dance memories, including t-shirts, socks, a fleece, sweatshirt, and costume pieces.

I have always been fascinated by Irish step dancing. The fast feet and the fun music are so entertaining.  Irish dancers are a dedicated bunch. They spend many hours each week all year round learning and perfecting their craft. Continue reading

Getting out of my comfort zone

A while back, I came across a graphic similar to this one:

courtesy of www.rachelbritton.com

courtesy of www.rachelbritton.com

That’s when I realized that the older I got, the more I clung to my comfort zone.  Keep it safe. Don’t take risks. Stick with what you know. Sound familiar? The dangerous part about that way of thinking is that it is really difficult to learn and grow if you are not putting yourself out there. Continue reading

This Father’s Day, help Dad tell his story

How do we show Dad how much we love him? What gift will let Dad know how thankful we are for all he does? Since Father’s Day is quickly approaching, these are the questions being asked in every family.

Memory Blanket for Father's Day by Once Upon a Time Creation

What are your plans for Father’s Day? Is Dad a big baseball fan and would love to spend the day with the kids at the game? Is Dad a golfer and looking forward to a quick morning round and then mini golf with the family? Will you be cheering Dad on as he finishes the run he’s been training for? Continue reading

Looking for an 8th Grade Graduation Gift Idea?

Can you believe it? It seems like just yesterday when they were headed off to kindergarten, looking all adorable in their new uniform. Now they are ready to swim in a bigger pond, expand their horizons, and celebrate all they have accomplished. What 8th grade graduation gift truly celebrates this milestone? A Memory Blanket!

As a Catholic school graduate myself, I understand the extended family you have built with your son or daughter through the grade school years. Between school, church, sports, clubs, fundraisers, and the small community, your parish becomes a second home.

8th Grade Graduation Memory Blanket
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