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Frosted Noel Mason Jars

Frosted Noel Mason Jars, a cheap and easy Christmas decor idea from

Frosted Noel Mason Jars Like so many people, Christmas is my favorite time of the year. Not only because of the holiday, but because it's my personal holiday. You see, I was supposed to be born on Christmas. So in anticipation of that, my parents named me Malia Noelle which means "Mary Christmas." Malia is the Hawaiian name for Mary. Yes my parents literally named me Mary Christmas! That little tidbit is a long way of … [Read more...]

Sparkly Snowman Ornament

Create a Sparkly Snowman Ornament to hang on your Christmas tree from

Sparkly Snowman Ornament This darling sparkly snowman is sure to bring a smile to your face his holiday season. It would be a fun ornament to create with kids or make as gifts.  Supplies: Clear glass or plastic ornament, white glitter, Beacon brand "Glitter It", orange Sculpty (for the nose), black dimensional paint aka puffy paint, black foam (for hat) a toothpick, googly eyes, two pom poms, scissors and low temp … [Read more...]

Snowman Candy Jar Gifts

Transform a wine class into a charming Snowman Candy Jar. A quick and festive Christmas Gift from

Snowman Candy Jar Gifts Ok this project is all of my favorite things combined: snowman + candy jars + upcycling + SUPER fast + cheap. Put it all together and this equation = crafty bliss!  Supplies: Holiday Snow (comes in a can, you can find it near the spray paint in many stores), wine glasses (I found them at a thrift store for super cheap, you could also use a few of yours that have become "singles" over the … [Read more...]

15 Fast Handmade Christmas Gifts

15 Fast Handmade Christmas Gifts

15 Fast Handmade Christmas Gifts Handmade Christmas gifts don't have to be complicated, time consuming or expensive. Here are some cheap gifts for everyone on your list... starting at two bucks! For your gal pals or any lovely lady in your life: Pretty Peppermint Scrub with Free Christmas Printables Cute gift for the teacher: Snowman Mason Jar The kids can hall you make these Bottle Cap Ornaments An elegant … [Read more...]

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

As the holidays roll around, we all have those special people on our lives-- neighbors, teachers, and friends-- that we want to give something special to this time of the year. I have teamed up with twenty-nine other bloggers to give you THE GIFT GUIDE for homemade gifts! I'm going to share an easy peasy Mint Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix Gift with you and then you should check out all the other amazing ideas. These … [Read more...]

Snowman Scarf Featured in Kids Crafts 123

Kids Crafts 123

{Snowman Scarf Featured in Kids Crafts 123} The latest issue of my favorite magazine, Kids Crafts 123 just hit the stands! If you aren't familiar with it, it's a publication for kids (from littles to tweens) chock full of ideas for crafting and creating. It features easy to follow instructions and specific product lists, so it's easy peasy to make the projects.  I'm thrilled to have a few projects in this edition of … [Read more...]

Santa Mason Jar

25 Mason Jar Crafts

{Santa Mason Jar} Ho Ho Ho! I've got a super quick Santa Mason Jar Crafts to share with you. It's so easy!  Supplies: A Mason Jar, spray paint, Santa hat and belt (by Darice). All craft supplies from Ben Franklin Crafts in Redmond.  Spray paint the Mason Jar red.  Add the hat and belt. You are done. Merry Christmas! … [Read more...]

Dollar Store Cookie Stand

DIY Cake Stand

{Dollar Store Cookie Stand}  Hi... well we are getting down to the wire with Christmas coming tomorrow! I wanted to share one of my favorite gifts to make and give: a Dollar Store Cookie Stand. I like this gift because it's cute and it only costs TWO DOLLARS if you have a few basic supplies around.   Supplies: Festive plate (mine is from Dollar Tree) and candlestick holder (also from Dollar Tree). Since everything … [Read more...]

Simple Wreath Rolls

Holiday Rolls

{Simple Wreath Rolls}  If you're having friends or family over for Christmas dinner, it can mean a lot of baking and cooking. Here's a very simple idea to take some of the stress out of preparing a holiday meal: Simple Wreath Rolls. Ingredients: One can of refrigerated biscuit dough (I used Pillsbury), chives and one red pepper. Also grab a wine glass or small drinking glass.  Unroll the dough and punch a circle … [Read more...]