Let It Snow DIY Winter Wreath


Add a touch of winter to your door with this gorgeous DIY winter wreath.  The mini sled adds the perfect touch to a green wreath.  Also learn how to add white flocking to your wreath to give it that snowy appearance.  It is easier than you think! Supplies needed to make your own DIY winter wreath: Wood Iron Sleigh 20″ Artificial Pine Wreath Snow-Tex Wood Craft Stick White Corrugated Paper Silhouette White Mesh Ribbon Bowdabra Hot Glue and Glue Gun {Read More}

Tips For Taming & Organizing Papers in Your Office


Ah the paper clutter.  It seems to be everywhere in my home, but the office is one beast I want to tackle this year.  I grabbed a ton of supplies from Consumer Crafts to tame that office paper clutter and get my new year off to a great start! Follow along for my tips and tricks for organizing papers in your office. My tips for organizing papers are in the video below and the products I mention are as follows. Supplies {Read More}

Organizing Tips For Scrapbook Supplies


It is that time of year when organization is on my mind.  On top of my to do list was organizing scrapbook supplies.  I grabbed a few containers from Consumer Crafts and organized this area of my home.  Follow along below as I show you some organizing tips that you may use for your own home and craft areas. Organizing Tips for Scrapbook Supplies. We will start to the left of my desk where I have a hutch cabinet.  It has quite {Read More}

Gift Packing Ideas: Five Ways to Package Edible Gifts


It is that time of year again!  Gift giving season is upon us.  We have 5 gift packing ideas on how to package edible gifts for you today.  A few supplies will have you packaging up small or large amounts of delicious treats for  neighbors, friends, and more. 5 Gift Packing Ideas for Edible Treats: Gift packing ideas #1: Mason Jars. First we have a pretty mason jar holding a few cookies or maybe even your homemade fudge.  For this one you {Read More}

Homemade Gifts for Kids: Sock Puppet in a Jar


Do you have any kids on your gift giving list this holiday season?  Show them how much you care by giving them this build a sock puppet gift in a jar.  These are super inexpensive homemade gifts for kids that will entertain them as well as give them three fun sock puppets to play with later. Supplies needed to make sock puppet homemade gifts for kids: Sock Puppet Kit Wide Mouth Quart Mason Jar Kraft Paper Tags Ribbon The sock puppet kit {Read More}

Homemade Christmas Cards Featuring Baker’s Twine


What can you make with plain cards, baker’s twine, and glue?  Turns out gorgeous homemade Christmas cards for the holiday season!  Grab a few supplies and make the different versions of cards that I have below.  They are all really quick and easy to make yourself and your family and friends will love that handmade touch. The first version is just going to be those baker’s twine words on the front of the card. Supplies needed to make your own homemade Christmas {Read More}

DIY Christmas Countdown Calendar


We use a Christmas countdown calendar each year in our home.  It is a fun tradition that the kids look forward to.  We usually add treats to each day leading up to the holiday but you can choose anything you like to add to this amazing Christmas countdown calendar.  Your kids will love this tradition each year as they countdown to the big day. Supplies needed to make your own Christmas countdown calendar: 31 x 37 inch Foam Frame Red Burlap Ribbon {Read More}

Pine Cone Turkey Craft For Kids


I like to include a little activity for the kids at the Thanksgiving table.  Something to keep them occupied while the adults are finishing the meal or talking politics.  This pine cone turkey craft is the perfect solution.  A simple craft for little hands and they will love to take these mini creations home. Supplies needed to make your own pine cone turkey craft: Pine Cones Core’dinations Spotted Tillie Dot Paper Cricut Explore (or hand cut feathers from a template) Foam Sheets Brown Felt {Read More}

DIY Halloween Party Bone Straws


Are you planning a fun DIY Halloween party this year?  These great bone party straws are super easy to make and will be the hit of the party.  Form your bones from clay, bake, and hot glue to straws.  So simple and yet so spooky! Supplies needed to make your own DIY Halloween party bone straws: Sculpey III Sampler Pack Plastic Clay Tool Set Rolling Pin Parchment Paper or other non-stick surface Striped Paper Straws Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks {Read More}