Author Ashley Ludwig's Recession Home

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How to make Do it Yourself DIY Tangled Lanterns

At long last, here is the YouTube version of yours truly making Tangled Lanterns… This shows how to take our Do It Yourself Lantern Kit, and put them together. NOTE!!! … Continue reading

April 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pin of the Day: Rapunzel Tangled Party Decoration – the Cast iron pan cake plate

Originally posted on Author Ashley Ludwig's Recession Home:
Cast iron pan plate, a photo by ashleyludwig on Flickr. Here’s what we’re making today, on http://www.recessionhome.com — Even Rapunzel will…

April 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pin of the Day: Mantle Decorations with Pillar Candle “Lantern” Shades

Have yourself a merry little Christmas…and with so many folks showing off their Christmas mantles, here’s mine. These floating lanterns gleam over battery powered, vanilla scented candles… purchased at Costco… … Continue reading

December 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Celebrate Rapunzel’s New Short Film on Cinderella Blu-Ray with Bunting galore!

We are thinking Disneyland, and planning a visit with the princesses, so… And now, my overstock is your blessing!

October 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pinterest Pin of the Day: Sharpie Marker Artwork

We are getting started on this today! First, using Wax Paper to create “stained glass art” — you may recall, last summer we made a faux capiz shell lamp shade… … Continue reading

August 2, 2012 · 1 Comment

American Girl Backyard Party

American Girl Backyard Party, a set on Flickr. It’s a long summer…one more month until school. So, when the girls informed me this morning that they were going to host … Continue reading

July 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

First Step to Brave Party – Merida Costumes

We <;3 Katniss. We <;3 Merida. Kick butt heroines who change their fate. That’s what summer, 2012 is all about. As a mother of two little girls, both wanted to … Continue reading

July 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Planning a Brave Party – Worthy of New Disney Princess, Merida

Things are getting Brave around here, as the girls and I get ready to change our fate, this summer! While having lunch with friends we decided what we REALLY needed … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pinterest worthy summer project #1: Trampoline to Reading Nook

We didn’t spend a dime on this Pinterest inspired project. Rather than sell an old king size comforter, bed skirt, and pillow shams set, I transformed the girls’ trampoline into … Continue reading

June 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Disney Brave Inspired Food — Perfect Birthday Party Fare for Merrida’s feast…

Thanks to Disney Family, once again, some great ideas to feed your party guests… I’m thinking that Haggis isn’t what you had in mind, so here are some sweet treats … Continue reading

May 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

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