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...

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: 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...

God’s Eyes video

God's eyeHow many years has it been since you made a God’s Eye? I know my kids made them and I still have them.  Poppytalk out of Vancouver, B.C. is by Jan and Earl Design blog. They write about the beautiful, … Read More...

Freebie: Winter Fairy Image

Freebie: Winter Fairy Image

If your looking to add a vintage feel to your holiday cards this year Dover Publications has some lovely vintage style winter and Holiday images to download for free, perfect for card making or coloring pages to keep the kids … Read More...

Felt Pinecone Tutorial – Harry

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Amber of Salt Tree has lovely “Felt Pinecone” tutorial for us to make. Her tutorial is loaded with pictured to follow because she is a visual person.  Be sure to read the full post to get the down-loadable template and … Read More...

Easy Candy Corn Turkey

Easy Turkey
It’s all about the kids helping and taking part in the preparation of the any holiday feast. This one is super easy! There are no recipes involved and will keep the little ones busy before dinner, while you prepare the … Read More...

DIY Styrofoam Marquee Letters

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Making your own customized marquee letters just got that much easier and affordable thanks to this great tutorial from Tatertots and Jell-o.  With just a few simple craft materials, you can put together a fun and unique décor piece for you Christmas collection.  … Read More...