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Amanda Formaro
Works at CraftsbyAmanda.com
Attended Carthage College
Lives in Twin Lakes, WI
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LAST MINUTE Easter craft - CD lamb! All you need is 15 minutes :) http://craftsbyamanda.com/2014/04/recycled-cd-lamb.html
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"HAPPY EASTER WEEKEND"
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Looking for a quick and tasty blueberry cake? This is it! An easy recipe that's perfect for unexpected company - http://goo.gl/Xupxku
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Thank you +Heidi Ferguson !
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Rubber Band Stamp - make them yourself! +Spoonful - http://goo.gl/5dHHtk
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nice work >>>
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Inspired by a catalog, I created this wall art using craft sticks and twigs from the backyard :) TUTORIAL - http://goo.gl/6FTVVi
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NEW - this vintage recipe has been revised. I never liked the tomato based version of Swiss Steak, so mine is a bit more "beefy". - http://goo.gl/HCLmNO
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Prom is coming! We made our own corsage and boutonniere and they turned out beautifully :) http://goo.gl/n9nCKl
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make some foam cup bunnies to sit on your shelf or mantle this Easter! +Spoonful  here http://goo.gl/7NIAaL
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What fun and cute bunnies! +Amanda Formaro 
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Yum, looks awesome!
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Iron Skillet Roast Potatoes - Oh YES! - RECIPE - http://goo.gl/JWCGVd
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I was inspired to create this painting after visiting a friend of mine in Florida. See the details, the inspiration and the step by step tutorial on my blog here - http://goo.gl/WMc0dH
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Aww thank you +Shelby Law Ruttan ! You're pretty amazing too :) 
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Have her in circles
23,447 people
Work
Occupation
Food and craft blogger, writer, managing editor, craft expert and guru in the kitchen.
Employment
  • CraftsbyAmanda.com
    owner, 2008 - present
  • Movable Media
    Editorial Account Manager, 2013 - present
  • AmandaFormaro.com
    owner, 2011 - present
  • FunFamilyCrafts.com
    owner, 2011 - present
  • AmandasCookin.com
    owner, 2008 - present
  • FamilyCorner.com
    Chief Editor, 2007 - 2013
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Currently
Twin Lakes, WI
Previously
Richmond, IL - Henderson, NV - Deerfield, IL - Kenosha, WI - Lake Bluff, IL - Libertyville, IL - Hoffman Estates, IL - Zion, IL - Pleasant Prairie, WI - Antioch, IL - Las Vegas, NV - Palatine, IL - Mundelein, IL
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Editor, freelance writer, craft designer, recipe developer, DIYer, mother
Introduction
Amanda Formaro is the crafty, entrepreneurial mother of four children. She loves to bake, cook and make crafts. She is the craft expert for FamilyCorner.com and Kaboose.com. You can see her crafty creations on Crafts by Amanda - http://craftsbyamanda.com and her delicious recipes on Amanda's Cookin' http://amandascookin.com 


Bragging rights
Married to high school sweetheart, 4 kids almost grown! Currently writing two kid's craft books.
Education
  • Carthage College
    Accounting, 1993 - 1995
  • Deerfield High School
    1981 - 1985
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Female
Other names
Amanda Ovington