Free Best Friend Doughnut Print For Newsletter Friends!

If you like special discounts, freebies, and fun stuff: my newsletter is for you! My Friday newsletter is coming out tomorrow morning, so if you’d like my “Best Friend Doughnut” free printable… sign up this week! It’s a special gift only for the newsletter subscribers. If you want this print (and more freebies in the future) head on over here to sign up for a twice a week fun email!

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If it’s already Friday and you missed this newsletter and you still realllly want this print: no worries! There’s always a link in my newsletters for past freebie items. This print will be available through April.

– Chelsey


Revisiting a Favorite DIY: Concrete Honey Bear Vase DIY

Concrete Honey Bear // thepapermama.com

Concrete Honey Bear // thepapermama.com

This was a vase I made back in 2013 when I went on a bit of a concrete DIY binge. Ha! Have you ever worked with concrete? It’s so much fun. Messy and fun. This is my Concrete Honey Bear Vase DIY and I’ve added just a couple of changes that you can find below (suggestions from a couple of awesome readers)… Any of my changes are in BOLD and Italic font! Enjoy.

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Categories: diy, For The Outdoors


How To Tie a Bowline Knot

How To Tie a Bowline Knot

Learning How To Tie a Bowline Knot is one of the most handy tricks I’ve picked up along this DIY journey. I craft a lot of everything (that’s pretty obvious) and I’m often tying knots for these projects. It’s important to know how to properly tie a knot and there are many knots with hundreds of uses. The bowline knot (pronounced “boh-lin”) is one of the most versatile and easy to tie. Even though there are quite of few different bowline knots out there this version I’m sharing is popular because of it’s strength and it’s simple to tie.

Are you ready to learn how to tie a bowline knot?

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Categories: diy, Tips and Tricks


Check Out The Paper Mama Newsletter for Freebies and Fun!

If you like special discounts, freebies, and fun stuff: my newsletter is for you! My “Favorites” newsletter is coming out tomorrow morning, so if you’d like my “Take Care of Yourself” free printable… sign up this week! I’ll share the printable again for my Friday newsletter, but it’s a special gift only for the subscribers. If you want this head on over here to sign up for a twice a week fun email!

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What I Loved About My Trip to Alt Summit 2018

What I Loved About My Trip to Alt Summit 2018

I’ve been to a ton of conferences, but Alt Summit is my favorite of all them. It’s full of creative and talented people and it was in beautiful Palm Springs. There’s a lot to learn and a ton of fun to be had. If you’ve never been check out what I loved about my trip to Alt Summit 2018 below!

The People

I think this is probably the best part of the whole show. I’ve met some amazing people that are now forever friends.

Inspiration

I work from home. Alone. I mostly just talk to myself about business and do my own research. When I’m at Alt I get to chat with other business owners and bloggers to grow and learn. Talking with other creatives is inspiring and I always come home feeling refreshed and ready to apply this new business knowledge to my own work.

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Categories: blogger business, travel