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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...]

Reindeer Mason Jar

25 Mason Jar Crafts

{Reindeer Mason Jar} Hi Friends... well I have to admit that I'm fully in the holiday zone these days. My kids ended up having a snow day on Friday (no school!) so we jump started the holiday break with fun in the snow. We've also made Christmas cookies and gone out to a holiday breakfast with my mother-in-law. And I went holiday shopping with my mom. Lots of fun times already! Anyway, I wanted to share this Reindeer … [Read more...]

7 DIY Christmas Gifts

Christmas Gifts

Catch these ideas LIVE on KOMO-TV Monday December 16th at 4pm 7 DIY Christmas Gifts If you haven't had a chance to buy Christmas gifts for the folks on your list-- why not consider making them? There is still plenty of time to create something special!  DIY Clock What time is is? This gift would be perfect for Dad, Grandpa or any one who likes rustic decor. This project is super easy. Supplies: Large wood slice, … [Read more...]

Bottle Cap Ornaments and $100 Dollar Tree Gift Card Giveaway

Dollar Tree Value Seekers Craft

{Bottle Cap Ornaments} This post is sponsored by Dollar Tree. All opinions are 100% my own. Click here for my disclosure page.  I love a good Christmas craft... especially when they are inexpensive and fun. There are some fabulous creative holiday ideas from Dollar Tree Value Seekers Club, including their Bottle Cap Snowman Ornaments. Do you know about the Dollar Tree Value Seekers Club? It's a place to find cheap … [Read more...]

Holiday Home Tour

Christmas Home Tour

{Holiday Home Tour}  Hello! Welcome to my Holiday Home Tour. But let me be clear that this is NOT my holiday home (in my dreams maybe). It belongs to Jody: I got the opportunity to photograph Jody's home a few years ago and I love her style as much today  just as much as I did then! It's absolutely gorgeous and l and I can't wait to show you around. There are so many creative ideas here that are perfect for the … [Read more...]

Snowman Mason Jar

25 Mason Jar Crafts

Snowman Mason Jar I had so much fun creating this Snowman Mason Jar! There's nothing I like more than a craft project that's cheap, useful and easy to make. And what could be more cheerful than a snowman? Supplies: Small wide mouth Mason Jar, Cosmo Cricket lid, Design Master spray paint in Glossy White, a glass candlestick holder, E6000 glue, small black hat (and holly and ribbon if desired), google eyes, small … [Read more...]