Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom


Inspiration Monday Link Party #68

Welcome to Inspiration Monday, We are so glad you are joining up today!

Don't you love this time of year? Time for sweaters and boots,
and firing up the slow cookers, sipping apple cider and pumpkin everything!

Time to get inspired, join all 7 of us every week right here…
where we search for our favorites and feature through out the week on all social media outlets.
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Did I mention you will be seen on ALL 7 BLOGS?!

I also featured 10 great Apple recipes from the last couple of link parties here.  Was your recipe featured?  Be sure to check it out!

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10+ "Hand-Picked" Delicious Apple Recipes

It's apple season!

Need a little inspiration on what to do with all those apples on sale?  Here are 10+ delicious looking Apple Recipes "hand picked" from the last couple of Inspiration Monday parties.  (Have a recipe or new project you would like to share?  Be sure to come back and link up every Sunday at 1pm cst.)

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DIY Glitter Pumpkins

I love the new carvable craft pumpkins that are available now. They are very realistic looking.  Of course, nothing compares to the tradition of carving real pumpkins, (then roasting the seeds- yum) but I really like the idea of decorating a pumpkin and then being able to use the pumpkin year after year.
Pumpkin crafts

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Flat Front Skirt Tutorial (size 2 to 10)

New pattern alert!!  Remember my Flat Front Skirt from last week?  I have the pattern and tutorial ready to share with you today!

How to sew a flat front skirt

I'm loving how the skirt turned out, the fit is perfect!  The skirt has a flat front, so it looks good with a tucked in shirt and elastic in the back, for easy on/off (and easy construction.)  I definitely prefer the ease of elastic-waist bottoms, and the look of the flat front really makes it look more structured.
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Easy Skillet Meal: Cheesy Sausage and Potato Hash

Thank you to Simply Potatoes for partnering with me in sharing this quick and easy skillet recipe for Cheesy Sausage and Potato Hash.

I love country-style hash browns, but what I don't enjoy is all the chopping and cook time for the potatoes (unless you're using leftovers, of course.) 

Cheesy Sausage and Potato Hash recipe

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