Author Archives: littlestbumblebee

About littlestbumblebee

My name is Michelle Lapka and I am 23 years old. I am a kindergarten teacher in the PUSD and I LOVE my job! I live in my brand new house in Surprise with the cutest puppy in the world, Pooch. I am engaged to a wonderful man and I can't wait for our wedding in May! I love to read, stay active and outdoorsy with my man, and above all just be crafty! I hope that reading my blog will inspire you to be crafty too. :D

Thanksgiving Postcards

I had a ton of fabric leftover from my turkey place mats and was really in the mood to use my sewing machine some more, so I decided to make Thanksgiving postcards for some friends.  Well it went from making … Continue reading

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Happy Turkey Day!

It had been a while since I’d used my sewing machine…. it was actually covered with dust… and I saw this really cute tutorial for Thanksgiving Placemats so I decided to give it a try.  Unfortunately my printer was not … Continue reading

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Yummy guest room

After getting all of my wedding pictures back and falling even more in love with aqua, I decided to paint the guestroom that color too.  It’s just such a bright and cheery color and I can’t get enough of it. … Continue reading

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This is Halloween. Halloween. Halloween.

Happy Halloween from the Smith family! Ben, Michelle, Pooch, & Wiley

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No big deal…

just your favorite Kindergarten teachers… dressed up in ridiculous Halloween costumes.

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it’s Halloweeeeeen time!!!

I finally made my first Halloween time trip to Disneyland with Ben, and our friends Dan and Kera.  The park was incredible with all of its fall colors, Halloween decorations, and the characters dressed in Halloween attire.  We had a … Continue reading

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Just Maui-ed

Doesn’t that look so relaxing!! The honeymoon was great…. we spent most of our time just relaxing by the pool and beach, soaking up the sun and playing some Scrabble (nerd alert, I know!) When we did get our lazy … Continue reading

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