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Sewing Craft to Make Candy Corn #TigerStrypesBlog 26

  This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information. Sewing Craft to Make Candy Corn #TigerStrypesBlog #Sewing #Craft With Fall already here, and the leaves changing color, I figured that it’s almost time for Halloween.  Since my son will be 20 this year, and left the house awhile ago, Halloween isn’t really the same anymore.  No more trick-or-treating, no more going through […]

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Create Some Scarecrow Bottle Decor #TigerStrypesBlog 29

This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information. Create Some Scarecrow Bottle Decor #TigerStrypesBlog #Harvest #Autumn It’s crazy that it’s already time for Autumn.  This year has gone by quickly.  Fall is my favorite time of year.  Living in the White Mountains of Arizona, we get to enjoy the cool weather, beautiful colors and the smell of the changing season.  I never […]


Make Some Sesame Street Ornaments #TigerStrypesBlog 36

This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information. Make Some Sesame Street Ornaments #TigerStrypesBlog #Kids #Television I think almost everybody knows what “Sesame Street” is…do you?  I’m in my mid-40’s and grew up with it, then had my son watching it, when he was little.  We even called my Uncle Mike “Oscar,” since he could sometimes be a Grouch!! ha/ha  There are […]

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Make Some Retro VHS Lights #TigerStrypesBlog 26

This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information.   Make Some Retro VHS Lights #TigerStrypesBlog #Decor If you’re of my generation, you know all too well what a VHS is.  If not, I’m sorry! ha/ha  I have so many of these tapes lying around, and have already bought my favorites in DVD style, so they’re not even needed.  I wanted to make […]


Snowmen Selling Snowballs Craft #TigerStrypesBlog 2

This site contains affiliate links. Please see below for more information. Snowmen Selling Snowballs Craft #TigerStrypesBlog #Snow #Winter I know, I know…I haven’t done a craft post in months.  Last year was crazy, with learning how to be an empty nester, dealing with my husband getting hurt and having surgery…I just didn’t have time to do much other than wife tasks at home.  Now with […]

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Make Some 4th of July Candy Rockets #TigerStrypesBlog 6

Make Some 4th of July Candy Rockets #TigerStrypesBlog #July4th #IndependenceDay I can’t believe that it’s already July.  We’ll be celebrating Independence Day in just a few days, and I figured that this would be a fun thing to make for friends and family.  I saw the original on SheKnows and loved it.  Being able to make something that isn’t too hard to do, and brings […]


Time for a Mystery with Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase 10

**“Warner Bros. Home Entertainment provided me with a free copy of the Blu-ray I reviewed in this Blog Post. The opinions I share are my own.”** Thank you TetherGroup & Warner Bros. for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway!Time for a Mysterywith Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase#NancyDrew #TigerStrypesBlogIt really tells you something when a character has been around […]

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2019 Challenger Sports International Soccer Camp

*This post was sponsored by USFamilyGuide and Challenger British Soccer Camp. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* It’s Soccer Time Again!! 2019 Challenger Sports International Soccer Camp THE NUMBER ONE SOCCER CAMP IN USA AND CANADA!!! Camp Update:  My son is a bit too old for soccer now, but I have a friend whose son wanted to go again. He was so […]


I Learned How to Make String Art #TigerStrypesBlog 10

I Learned How to Make String Art #TigerStrypesBlog #StringArt I’ve seen a lot of photos of string art lately, and it made me want to learn how to do it myself.  I checked out different forums online, and couldn’t really find a very down-to-earth tutorial, so I put a few pieces of the instruction that I found useful together, and came up with this post.  […]

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Hillsong Kids – Can You Believe It 4

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway! Hillsong Kids – Can You Believe It#CanYouBelieveIt #SongsOfTruth #FlyBy I recently received the “Can You Believe It?” DVD from FlyByPromotions. We thought it was going to be a CD, but got a DVD instead. I almost forgot what music videos were, with the channels not really having anything to […]


Make Some Mummy Candleholders #Halloween #TigerStrypesBlog 2

Make Some Mummy Candleholders #TigerStrypesBlog #Halloween I cannot believe that it’s already the end of October.  Where does time go?  With our son almost being 18, the days of trick-or-treating are over.   Well, until we take the Grandkids, but that will be a long, long, …….long time in the future!!  Better be, anyway. 🙂 I wanted to make something easy and fun for decorations this […]

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Spirit of God Illustrated Bible Review #FlyBy 26

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this blog post & for the great giveaway! Spirit of God Illustrated Bible Review #SpiritofGodBible #FlyByOur son, Dylan, is older now, but I remember reading books to him like this when he was younger. With this being a bible, the story is even better! Having fun illustrations was always a great way to strike up conversation about […]


Make an Upcycled Twin Headboard Bench #TigerStrypesBlog 10

How To Make an Upcycled Twin Headboard Bench #TigerStrypesBlog #Upcycled #Bench It seems like when you think that you have the perfect piece of furniture, you end up needing something else.  We had a cute set of bunkbeds for our son, be he ended up not really liking them.  We took the top off and had just the bottom for awhile, and then he needed […]

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Soccer Camp

It’s Soccer Camp Time Again!! 2018 10

*This post was sponsored by USFamilyGuide and British Soccer Camp. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* It’s Soccer Time Again!! 2018 Challenger Sports – British Soccer Camp THE NUMBER ONE SOCCER CAMP IN USA AND CANADA!!! My son is a bit too old for soccer now, but a friend’s son was able to go.  He was so excited and I was […]


Create an Emergency “Go Kit” for Your Family 16

Create an Emergency “Go Kit” for Your Family#EmergencyGoKit #Disaster #Family Being a member of the local Search & Rescue Team for our County, and previously working with the American Red Cross, as part of the Disaster Action Team, we deal regularly with natural and man-made disasters. This summer has already had all of us on call for weeks for the threat of wildfires here in […]

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road

Make a Road Trip Activity Case #TigerStrypesBlog 12

Make a Road Trip Activity Case #TigerStrypesBlog If you have a child, like I do, you know of the times when you just have to even travel around town and get the classic “are we there yet?” question.  Well, for us living in the mountains, most of our road trips take a lot longer, and I even find myself asking that question once in awhile.  […]


Spend Quality Time w/the Family Honor Plate & Table Thyme Discussion Cards 14

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this blog post!Spend Quality Time w/the Family Honor Plate& Table Thyme Discussion Cards#HonorPlate #FlyByI heard about the Family Honor Plate from #Flyby and thought that it sounded amazing! I always have heard about the special plates used that get passed around to different family members, etc. I tried that once a few years ago, and don’t think […]

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TigerStrypes Blog 2017 Christmas Gift Guide 18

I’m a part of the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, affiliate advertising designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to TigerStrypes.com. TigerStrypes Blog 2017 Christmas Gift Guide#ad #amazonaffiliates #Christmas #2017 It’s hard to believe that it’s already November. Didn’t we just celebrate the New Year? What’s the deal with the time?  I’m started to realize what the […]


Have Some Fun at Mortimer Farms #CornMaze #PumpkinFestival 6

Mortimer Farms & US Family Guide, thank you for partnering with me on this blog post!Have Some Fun at Mortimer Farms#PumpkinFestival #CornMaze #TigerStrypesBlog Here in Arizona, there are so many great places to enjoy in the Fall. What could be better than a corn maze with your family? We’ve gone to a few different ones and always had so much fun. It’s great for all […]

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Ozeri INSTAVAC Nesting Food Storage Container Set Review 12

Thank you Ozeri Instavac and US Family Guide for partnering with me on this blog post!Ozeri INSTAVAC Nesting Food Storage Container Set Review#Ozeri #TigerStrypesBlog #USFG I recently heard about the Ozeri INSTAVAC Nesting Food Storage Container Set from US Family Guide and really wanted to try it out. Lately, certain pieces of food storage just aren’t working for me. The lids either don’t seal very […]