How to Fix Royal Icing Mistakes

Fix Royal Icing Mistakes
The only time I decorate cookies with frosting is during the holidays. Even then I’m hesitant, because I make a lot of mistakes. Of course, I enjoy eating all the mistakes too!

Here is a website that has a video … Read More...

Tutorial: Vintage button napkin rings

Tutorial: Vintage button napkin rings Tutorial: Vintage button napkin rings

These vintage button napkin rings by Carolyn from Homework help set an elegant Thanksgiving table.  She shares a quick how-to telling how you can make them.  They’re so easy to make, and so beautiful!  If … Read More...

Frosted Graham Cracker Turkey

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If you are still looking for crafts to do with the kids for Thanksgiving, here is another easy one for you.
All you need is some graham crackers, chocolate frosting, edible eyes and some fondant. Or you can make your … Read More...

Top Thanksgiving Party Games

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If you’re look for some new party game ideas for your Thanksgiving day celebration, My Kids Guide has assembled a great list of games for both the young and the young at heart. My extended family likes to play Bingo … Read More...

Fancy Molded Butter

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Yesterday I found a site that teaches you how to make butter and today I searched through my suggestions and found this molding technique for butter. Now the kids can make butter and then mold them into shapes. Glad heavy … Read More...

DIY – Polymer Clay Santa Head

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This adorable fellow comes from our sister site and can be made into a pendant or bracelet. We have provided you with step by step photos so it’s easy to follow even for beginners.   You could glue it into … Read More...

Technique: Water Colored Christmas Card

Technique: Water Colored Christmas Card

This wonderful holiday card looks more like an artists painting then a stamped card doesn’t it? Joy from the Simple by Design blog shares a video tutorial showing how she achieved this look using watercolors with her Penny Black stamped … Read More...

Sticky Blocks

Sticky Blocks
Bethany, from No Twiddle Twaddle, came up with this idea as a busy bag activity for her preschooler. All you need is some wooden blocks and self-adhesive velcro. Cut and stick the velcro pieces randomly on different sides of the … Read More...

Tutorial: Holiday Hair Bows

Tutorial: Holiday Hair Bows Tutorial: Holiday Hair Bows

Michelle from The Ribbon Retreat shows how you can make these Holiday Hair Bows.  They’re made from several layers of coordinating ribbons, each cinched into a simple bow shape.  A cluster of korker ribbons makes a pretty … Read More...

Tutorial: Scrap fabric ornaments

Tutorial: Scrap fabric ornaments Tutorial: Scrap fabric ornaments

These scrappy fabric ornaments will make pretty use of some of your smallest fabric pieces.  Mary from Sew to Speak shares a tutorial showing how you can make them.  They’d make fun gifties for teachers or … Read More...

Thanksgiving in a Muffin Pan

Turkey Dinner in a Muffin Pan
If you love the holidays, but just don’t have the space or need for all that food. Here is a possible plan for you.

How about Thanksgiving in a muffin pan?! Easy to make and package up for a small … Read More...