Christmas Tree Herbal Tea

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Did you know you could use your Christmas tree as an herbal drink or a disinfectant? Apparently, if you get a pine or cedar tree you can. We don’t have a real tree, but we do have a wreath made … Read More...

Tourtière – Québec pork pie

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Being close to Canada, we had friends that always made us pork pies during the holiday season. It was the best comfort food during the long cold winters. My Mom has tried making it, but it just doesn’t taste the … Read More...

Felt Candy Ornaments Tutorial

Felt candyHeidi of “happiness is homemade” has these darling last minute gifts for you to make.  Her “Felt Candy Ornaments” will make a big hit with everyone.  Heidi made these fun felt candy ornaments and they’re super quick and easy to … Read More...

8 Christmas Crafts For Kids

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The day is quickly approaching when the big man in red will make a visit, and we all know that the day before is one of the longest days for the kids who are waiting.  If you are looking for … Read More...

Free pattern: Little girls pleated purse

Free pattern: Little girls pleated purse Free pattern: Little girls pleated purse

Alison from Lorelei Jayne shares a tutorial for making her Little Girl Bag.  It’s a pretty little pleated purse sized just right for a little girl to carry.  It’s made from just two fat … Read More...

Reusing K-Cups

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The Keurig coffee machine is becoming a very popular machine, and is very fast and easy to use.  Because it is so convenient and efficient, it makes people everywhere fall in love.  However, with it, comes the itty-bitty plastic cups.  … Read More...

Vintage Buttons and Wire Wrapping

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Vintage buttons have bee used in jewelry for the past couple of years but each season the style of which they are used is changed. This simple one button style is perfect for those not wanting to make a huge … Read More...

Free Pattern – Champagne Glasses

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I know Christmas has not even passed yet and already we are talking about the New Year. Forgive me for racing past it but if you want to start making something then we have to get in early. These Champagne … Read More...

Free pattern – YoYo Throw

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If you’re lucky enough to be curled up on the couch like this lovely lady then you just might have some time to crochet this beautiful Yo Yo style throw blanket. Personally I don’t like the combination of these colors … Read More...

Free pattern: Origami coin purse

Free pattern: Origami coin purse Free pattern: Origami coin purse

Sew4Home shares a free pattern for making a fun little origami coin purse.  It’s a flat shape of fabric that folds and snaps to create a cone shaped coin purse. Folded coin purses are approximately 5″ … Read More...

Pool Décor For Your Outdoor Wedding

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If you planning an outdoor wedding and have a pool to accommodate into the wedding décor, then take a look through this list of fun ideas from the blog Off Beat Bride.  There are some beautiful and stunning ideas that … Read More...