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Project Inspire{d} weekly link party for crafts, DIY and recipes
Create a fast festive garland for Christmas or any celebration
A collection of Sweet Peppermint Treats from Project Inspire{d} weekly link party
How to make DIY Scratch Pads for yourself or as a thoughtful gift idea from
Walmart Best Plans for Christmas help busy Moms manage the holidays and make great gift ideas too.


Fast Festive Garland

Create a fast festive garland for Christmas or any celebration

Fast Festive Garland You are going to love this because it's so quick and easy. It adds a pop of color to your home... anywhere you need it! Supplies: Rope, ribbon that's thick in width (this ribbon is 2 1/2 inches), scissors and hot glue. Step 1: Cut the ribbon into 6 1/2 inch long pieces then cut an inverted "V" in the end. Step 2: Fold 2 inches of ribbon over and add a dab of glue on either side. Step 3: … [Read more...]

7 Sweet Peppermint Treats

A collection of Sweet Peppermint Treats from Project Inspire{d} weekly link party

7 Sweet Peppermint Treats We've got 7 Sweet Peppermint Treats to share... PLUS some Peppermint Scrubs and Body Butter! Yes... we couldn't stop at seven peppermint ideas! DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub by Tabler Party of Two Make Peppermint Sugar Scrub by Living on the Cheap Chocolate Chunk Peppermint Cream Cookies by Up State Ramblings Vanilla Peppermint Body Butter by Robynsview Skinny Peppermint Meringue Kisses by … [Read more...]

DIY Scratch Pads

How to make DIY Scratch Pads for yourself or as a thoughtful gift idea from

DIY Scratch Pads My Dad is a very creative guy. I grew up spending a lot of time at his print shop. He'd make personalized stationary, scratch pads, business cards and more for big companies. And at Christmas, my Dad would also make scratch pads for his friends and family to give as gifts. As a child, I loved the smell of the ink, the feel of the paper and the "clink-whoosh" of the printing presses. Dad used to let me … [Read more...]

Faux Jadeite Ornaments

Get the look of vintage jadeite with these DIY Jadeite Ornaments from

DIY Faux Jadeite Ornaments I have been collecting  jadeite (or vintage green milk glass) for more than twenty years. I fell in love with the milky green color and have been smitten ever since. Over last two decades the price of jadeite has continued to go up while the supply has gone down. It's become pretty pricey. That's why I decided to make my own "jadeite" ornaments this year. Supplies: Clear glass ornaments, … [Read more...]

Creative Holiday Gift Ideas

Great holiday gift ideas to encourage for encouraging creativity and fun

Catch these ideas LIVE on KOMO TV Monday December 15th at 4pm Creative Holiday Gift Ideas We all enjoy giving presents for the holidays, but why not take it a step further and give a gift that lets that special person express their creativity? Here are some thoughtful ideas for gifts and stocking stuffers-- sure to delight everyone on your list!  For the kid who likes to play in the sand... For kids, … [Read more...]

Chalkboard Joy Pitcher

Recycle a unused pitcher into a beautiful chalkboard pitcher you can customize for any occasion from

Chalkboard Pitcher The idea to make this chalkboard pitcher has been staring me in the face every time I park my car in the garage. We all have those items around our homes that are just fine. There is nothing wrong with them. Yet they sit on the shelf or behind the cabinet door, waiting forever to be used. This southwestern style pitcher has been hanging out for a few years. Here's the "before." There is absolutely … [Read more...]

Charming Christmas Decorating

Charming Christmas Decorating with Wallternatives ™

Disclosure: I received product from Wallternatives in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own (and my opinion is, this product is awesome!) Charming Christmas Decorating I get giddy about decorating my home for the holidays, and my nine year old daughter loves to help. I love the big smile spreads across her face when we get to spiff up the house for the holidays. She was delighted when she saw all the fun … [Read more...]

Cute Christmas Ideas

Cute and Creative Christmas ideas shared at Project Inspire{d} Link Party

Cute Christmas Ideas Shared at Project Inspire{d} Joy Vintage Doily Christmas Banner by Electric Red Barn Brown Paper Packages by Delineate Your Dwelling Piped Basket Tutorial by Roonie Ranching Cupcake Ornament by Almost Supermom Ornament Door Tree by Little Miss Celebration Stenciled Santa Sacks by Create and Babble Christmas Owl by Wesens-Art Snow Globe Jar Topper and Ornament by My Paper Craze Knitted … [Read more...]

Christmas Trees on Cars

Christmas Trees on Cars Blog Hop including decor ideas, crafts and printables via Yesterday on Tuesday

Christmas Trees on Cars Blog Hop Start your engines, it's time for some fun Christmas Trees on Cars decor ideas, crafts and printables! I love miniatures and there is nothing cuter than a tiny tree on a small car. I'm really excited about this Blog Hop! It's a fun break from all the hustle and bustle of getting ready for the holidays. Seven other of my favorite bloggers are also sharing their ideas too. I have links to … [Read more...]