Holiday


Make a Brown Bag Turkey for Thanksgiving & Enter the Giveaway! 12

Thank you Full Lives Reviews for partnering with me on this great giveaway!Make a Brown Bag Turkey for Thanksgiving& enter the $1500 Giveaway!#giveaway #sweeps #TigerStrypesBlogHalloween is almost here, and we’re already planning for Thanksgiving. This year has gone by so fast! I know we were told by the older generation that we’d understand about time flying when we got older. I’m really not older though, […]

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Wicker Plate Tray Halloween Pumpkin Craft #TigerStrypesBlog 6

Wicker Plate Tray Halloween Pumpkin Craft #Halloween#Craft #TigerStrypesBlog The weather here in the mountains of Arizona is always getting cold in the evening.  Halloween just a few weeks away, if we end up carving a real pumpkin…it will be toast by the time the trick-or-treater crowd gets here.  I figured that I could make some Wicker Plate Tray Halloween Pumpkins, like I saw on Pinterest […]


Make Some Wooden Pumpkins for Fall #TigerStrypesBlog 11

Make Some Wooden Pumpkins for Fall #Autumn #Craft #TigerStrypesBlog It’s hard to believe that Fall is already here.  Living in the White Mountains of Arizona, this is my favorite time of year.  The colors of our oak and aspen trees are absolutely amazing and the weather finally says “see you later” to warm temps!  We always plan a UTV ride for “Fall Colors” as we […]

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Make a Floating Floral Mother’s Day Gift #TigerStrypesBlog 10

Make a Floating Floral Mother’s Day Gift It’s already almost Mother’s Day, and if you’re like me, you can never think of what to get your Mom.  For one, if there is something that she wants, she just goes out and gets it.  For two, they tell you that they don’t want anything…whatever!!!  You’re getting something Mom!! ha/ha I’ve seen things like this on Pinterest […]


Make Some Egg Tea Cups #TigerStrypesBlog 5

How to Make Some Egg Tea Cups #Easter  #DIY #Craft #TigerStrypesBlog So with Easter being over, how many of you still have the baskets and the eggs sitting around doing nothing?  I had this one, just sitting on my shelf, saying “use me!” We always think, “hey, I’ll just store them for next year.”   Then next year rolls around, we forget they are in […]

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2017 Mother’s Day Giveaway Hop #TigerStrypesBlog 7

Thank you Social Exposure for partnering with me on this blog post & the great giveaway! 2017 Mother’s Day Giveaway Hop#TigerStrypesBlog #GiveawayHosted by: Social Exposure PRCo-Hosted by: So Simply Stephanie Life with Lorelai Tiger Strypes Blog This year’s giveaway hop runs May 1st – 14th, 2017. Each of the participating blogs will be hosting a wonderful giveaway featuring a great gift idea for moms, grandmothers and […]


Make Some Bunny Tail Treat Cups #TigerStrypesBlog

Make Some Bunny Tail Treat Cups I can’t believe that Resurrection Sunday, or Easter is just around the corner.  My Mom was so right about time flying when you got older.  Don’t tell her she was right though, I don’t want to get that “look” from her! ha/ha My family is one to celebrate Easter in the fact that it’s the remembrance of Jesus dying […]

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Create a St. Patrick’s Day Treasure #TigerStrypesBlog 10

Create a St. Patrick’s Day Treasure I finally had time to do some crafting!!!  It’s been awhile that I had a craft post, since I haven’t had much time for things like that lately.  I thought with it being already March (crazy how time flies when you get older) it would be the perfect time for a St. Patrick’s Day craft.  Something that I always love, is […]


Make Some Valentine Snack Friends 2

How to Make Some Valentine Snack Friends #ValentinesDay #Craft Well, it’s been awhile since I posted a craft project, since I haven’t really had much time.  With the holidays happening, my son’s birthday, and then mine last month, things have been crazy.  I have a whole file of crafts that I want to do and wanted to get started this month. This was an idea I saw […]

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We Whisk You a Merry Christmas #TigerStrypesBlog 4

We Whisk You a Merry Christmas Gift I saw something like this on Pinterest and thought it would be so fun to make and give to friends.  The pieces were super inexpensive, and you could make a whole bunch to give to special people in your life this Christmas.  Most of the ones I saw had the same kind of candy in them.  I figured […]


Learn to Make a Candy Cane Vase #TigerStrypesBlog 6

Learn to Make a Candy Cane Vase I saw something like this online and thought it would be super simple to make, and you could add anything you wanted to make it personal, etc.  This one is easy, inexpensive and is great to decorate any room, or even give as a gift!  I just got some artificial flowers to put in it, but you could add […]

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Make a Glass Bowl Snowman #TigerStrypesBlog 8

How to Make a Glass Bowl Snowman It’s hard to believe that Christmas is almost here.  These days seem to be flying by, and I’m thankful that I start shopping for Christmas on December 26th of the year before.  Saves me time and stress of having to make sure that everyone has their gift on time.  Being in another state than most family, we have […]


Things That Bring Back Memories – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #MondayMemories 10

For this week’s “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something in the topic of “TELEVISION” and go with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.  This show first came out in 1964 and has changed a bit over time.  Each and every year, though, it’s one that even being in my 40’s, I still have to watch.  The story is wonderful and it’s […]

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Giveaway Hop

Merry Christmas Giveaway Hop #TigerStrypesBlog 32

Thank you Planet Weidknecht & LeahSay’s Views for partnering with me on this blog giveaway hop! Welcome to the Merry Christmas Giveaway HopHosted by Planet Weidknecht and LeahSay’s Views Giveaway Open From December 1-14, 2016 Merry Christmas Giveaway Hop: I can’t believe that it’s already that time of year.  Christmas is just a few weeks away and than the new year will be upon us.  Where […]


Have a Tennessee Christmas with Amy Grant (CD Review) 10

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this Teennessee Christmas blog post & the great giveaway!Have a Tennessee Christmas with Amy Grant#TennesseeChristmas #FlyBy I received the Tennessee Christmas CD by Amy Grant from FlyByPromotions. I always love Amy Grant’s music and anything that goes with the Christmas holiday this time of year is great!  She is one that has continued to make wonderful music, […]

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Mini Pumpkin Turkey Craft #TigerStrypesBlog 6

Mini Pumpkin Turkey Craft With Thanksgiving just a few days away, I thought it would be fun to make something to decorate the table with.  I saw something like this on Pinterest, and thought it would be something fun to make.  Having a chance to use my Cricut Explore is always a great one.  This craft was inexpensive to make (with supplies that I already […]


Things That Bring Back Memories – Planes, Trains & Automobiles #MondayMemories 6

For this week’s “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something in the topic of “MOVIES” and go with Planes, Trains & Automobiles.  This movie was released in 1987, and had 2 of the best comics of that day…and even to today’s standards.  The movie was a crack-up and one that so many felt familiar with the adventure. The movie is one that […]

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Christmas Love

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Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this Christmas Love Letters blog post & the great giveaway! Great Book for the True Meaning of Christmas #FlyBy #ChristmasLoveLetters I received the Christmas Love Letters from God Bible Stories book from FlyByPromotions.  I know that my son is older and really not into sitting down and reading stories together much anymore.  Unless they are about computer […]


CardsDirect Make Greeting Cards Fun! 6

Thank you CardsDirect for partnering with me on this blog post! CardsDirect Make Greeting Cards Fun! #CardsDirect #ad I got an email from CardsDirect about their products and they asked if I would like to share the information with my readers. I was able to use their website and create a set of cards for Christmas to try out and let you all know what […]

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Decorate for Christmas with a Crab Pot! 4

Thank you USFamilyGuide & CrabPotTrees for partnering with me on this Christmas Tree blog post! Decorate for Christmas with a Crab Pot! #USFG #CrabPotTrees UPDATE: I received my Crab Pot Christmas Tree in the mail and couldn’t wait to get the box open.  I couldn’t believe how it fit in the box, and how great it would be for storage after the season.  Fold flat […]