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Craft Tips For Those Who Use Graphics

I am a crafter and have always loved to create things with my hands.  It seems that this time of year with the holidays coming, my crafting always seems to pick up more, because I like to make gifts, cards, and other holiday themed items for friends, family, and my home.

Usually, when I am searching for new projects to do, I like to look around on the internet for svg files, templates and other useful craft resources. The best way that I find to purchase these types of files are in bundles because it gives me a lot of different graphics and designs to use.  These graphics are very inexpensive and can be used for many different things.  As a blogger, I find them useful for projects relating to my website as well.

For example, when I am working on holiday cards, or scrap booking, having  a website that has svg files that include Graphics, Templates, Mock Ups, Patterns, Illustrations and Craft Files handy so that I can find designs or patterns that I would like to use, is extremely useful…

TVStoreOnline Halloween Costume Giveaway

I love Halloween!  It is so fun to dress up and pretend.  This year I teamed up with to pick out my Halloween costume and they generously are allowing me to giveaway a costume, based on availability, to one of my readers! has such fun costumes featuring many of the popular characters we all know and love.  Check out some of the awesome costumes available!  You can click on the TITLES to go directly to the site or visit this link 

There are costumes for every member of your family, so be sure to check them all out on the site!  Use code GHOST to save 15% on your order!


SNL Da Bears Mike Ditka Chicago Bears Sweater VestFOR HER

Magical Mermaid Sparkle Tail DELUXE Costume
Toddler PJ Masks Catboy Deluxe Costume
I decided it would be fun to be Left Shark from the Katy Perry Superbowl halftime show!
1.Follow my Instagram page  @chattypattysplace 2. Follow TVStoreOnline on Instagram 3. Like and comment on my Left Shark Instagram Dance pos…

Quality Apple Watch Bands from Groove Life

I like to work out and always wear my Apple Watch when I do. My Apple Watch was an expensive investment, so it is important for me to have a quality watch band that looks attractive and fits well.  However, it is also important to me that the band breathes and keeps moisture away from my skin because I am prone to rashes.  

Cheap, plastic bands don't last, cause arms to sweat, and are not flexible.  They sometimes even have a funny smell to them.

The Groove Solid Watch Band has cutting-edge patented grooves that are designed to keep wrists dry and rash free by bringing air in and keeping moisture out.  They are made from medical grade silicone that keeps the watch band flexible and comfortable during wear and helps the watch band maintain a high level or durability. 

I love how comfortable and attractive this band is. It is lightweight and easy to attach.  There are also other watch band colors and patterns to choose from if you have different devices.

Groove Watch Band Specifications…

Fabulous Fall Giveaway Hop - Oliver The Ornament Holiday Set (3 Winners) (Ends 9.30.19)

Oliver the Ornament is a heartwarming tale of one family's cherished Christmas ornaments. The story centers on Oliver, who has been with this family since Mom and Dad's very first date. Years later, Oliver, now injured and bullied, still has the magic of Christmas in his heart.
The story follows Oliver's excitement for Christmas, his heartbreak, and his determination to overcome all odds to save the day. Oliver, along with his friends, will warm your heart with his kindness, humility, and love for his family and friends. We hope the story will bring families together to tell the stories of their own ornaments and the special meaning that so many of them possess. Because after all, Every Ornament Tells a Story! The 56-page book is sold with an adorable hand-painted ornament of Oliver himself, packaged in a beautiful gift set. Make sure to read my review:Spread Kindness with Oliver The Ornament Gift Set Buy It: Stay Connected: VisitO…

DRAGONS RESCUE RIDERS Coming to Netflix September 27!

Meet the Rescue Riders! Dak and Leyla along with their dragon friends, embark on exciting rescue missions in the new DreamWorks Jr. series, Dragons Rescue Riders! Coming to Netflix September 27!
You can watch the trailer by visiting: ►►SUBSCRIBE: ►►WATCH ON TV: ►►WATCH ON THE GO: or Universal Kids Preschool: Universal Kids is an all-new viewing experience made for kids and their families—with content that entertains, excites, and emboldens. Join in on the fun with all new TV shows, plus quizzes, apps, an amazing YouTube channel and much more! Universal Kids is wherever you are, whether you're on the go or sitting on the couch with the family we’ve got your favorite shows like Floogals, Super Wings, All Hail King Julien, and more! Universal Kids is more than just TV, it's an experience that starts and ends with…

Homemade DIY Natural Beauty Recipe

Image by Sarah Richter from Pixabay Getting Beautiful The Right Way
Collagen, plastic surgery, girdles, anorexia, makeup, speed—what do all these things have in common? They represent synthetic avenues to beauty. With anything synthetic, there is a result, but it’s fleeting and has consequences. Essentially, it’s the consequence of following the angel or devil on your shoulder. It’s possible to lie, cheat, and steal your way into success. But those actions have consequences, and those consequences come knocking on the door of the mansion bought through duplicity eventually. However, when you build an estate through blood, sweat, tears, and perseverance, then there’s nothing that can call into question your success. It’s the same with beauty. If you want to look your best, there’s no way but the “right” or “classic” way for best results. While “short cuts” will get results quicker, they’ll fade incredibly fast, and leave you less healthy than you were. But the good news is that natural rem…

Disputing A Will: What Is Involved?

When a loved one dies, no one wants to think about a protracted legal battle. However, if you discover that your loved one’s will is substantially different from what you expected, you might have grounds to challenge it legally.
Why Contest a Will? There are a number of reasons why you might want to contest a will. if you have reason to believe that the will was written and or signed under duress or coercion then it can be invalidated completely. There is a time limit on filing these claims and they have to be filed within six months of the will being executed. Unfortunately, this period often overlaps with the period of grieving for your relative.
It’s unlikely that you will find the idea of fighting a legal battle while also grieving appealing, but if you want to contest a will then it is inevitable that this is what you will have to do. It can be a great shock to discover that your loved one’s will has been changed or isn’t what you expected from your conversations with them. But if y…

Genie's Fig Jam Cookies

Disney's live-action adaptation of Aladdin is available on DIGITAL.  Have you seen it yet?
In celebration of the release, Geeks Who Eat has created a themed recipe inspired by The Genie! Take a look at these delicious Genie's Fig Jam Cookies.

The animated classic Aladdin also joined the Walt Disney Signature Collection on Digital. Be sure to catch both!

Unique and One of a Kind Halloween Items from Deja Vu Designs

I would like to introduce you to DejaVu Designs.  The beautiful hand crafted pieces made by Deja Vu Designs are designed in Massachusetts, between the Boston and Cape Cod areas.  This peaceful area is the perfect spot for creativity.   Deja Vu Designs uses locally sourced materials, as often as possible, as they care about their environmental footprint and want to support their local merchants. You can find many unique and up-cycled designs on the Deja Vu Designs website. 

SEA GLASS DESIGNS DejaVu Designs' collection of sea glass jewelry and accessories feature sea glass collected from Boston's scenic Harbor Islands and the rocky shores of Maine's Casco Bay. The pieces are understated and elegant, yet call to mind the whimsicality of a summer's day on the beach.  I received this beautiful one of a kind designed Agate Slice Ornament that can be used as a sun catcher from Deja Vu Designs that is so perfect for this Halloween season.  It can be displayed in a window, or even…

Learn How to Draw Aladdin and Abu

To celebrate the animated classic, Aladdin, which joins the highly celebrated Walt Disney Signature Collection on Blu-ray TODAY, Art for Kids Hub has created a step-by-step guide on how to draw the lovable characters, Aladdin and his sidekick Abu! Check out the video below.

Embark on a magic carpet ride with the entire family when Disney’s original animated classic Aladdin soars into the highly celebrated Walt Disney Signature Collection, now on Digital and available on 4K, Blu-ray and DVD today, September 10. The all-new live action version of Aladdin is available on Blu-ray now!

I Received a Surprise Box Featuring Disney Aladdin Items!

I am a HUGE Disney fan and have almost every movie on VHS and many on DVD.  Yesterday I came home to a surprise box labeled Disney's Aladdin and couldn't wait to open it and see what was inside!
Disclosure:  I received products to review for my honest personal opinion.  This post contains affiliate links.

Here is the video of all of the great items that were in side of my box!

You can visit for these and all of your Disney themed purchases!  Have you ever visited ShopDisney?  It is so fun to look at all of the great Disney themed products.
For those of you who may not be aware, Disney release the animated version of Aladdin this past August on Digital and DVD and also release the LIVE version yesterday, also on Blu-Ray, Digital and DVD.  Here is more information about both!



The live-ac…