Cardboard Roll Heart Stamp Craft for Valentine’s Day Cards | Inspired by Pinterest


It’s been a while since I’ve done an “Inspired by Pinterest” craft so I thought I’d roll this one out for a heart stamp craft, just in time for Valentine’s Day. I’ve been seeing so many fun cardboard roll (toilet paper or paper towel) crafts circulating and have wanted to try them.. As a result I’ve… 

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Edible Rainbow Kid Activity

Edible Rainbow Snack

With far too many gray days lately I thought I’d share a sunshiny “craft” idea that you get to eat when you’re finished. Although it’s admittedly far from healthy, it’s a fun treat for families with more than one child to share in the snacking or works perfectly as a birthday party centerpiece. Perhaps this… 

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DIY Vintage Paper Ball Ornaments #MakeItGiveIt

DIY Vintage Paper Ornaments

If someone would have told me last year that making my own paper ornaments would be easy, I wouldn’t have believed them. At least not easy for me. Homemade ornaments used to mean something you made in school and brought home as a gift to your mom and dad. Certainly  not a project I would take… 

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DIY Beaded Napkin Rings for the Holidays

holiday napkin rings tutorial

Last month I was bitten by the crafting bug. After spending some time in the craft store, my mind kept spinning with ideas. When I stopped by the Dollar Tree and spotted a package of six silver napkin rings for only a $1, the wheels started turning on how I could dress them up a… 

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3 Cozy Corner Homemade Christmas Gifts with JoAnn Fabric and Craft Stores #MakeItGiveIt


It’s that time of year when I love to retreat to the warmth of my cozy home and make some crafty gifts to give to family and friends. JoAnn Fabric and Craft Stores asked me to share some Cozy Corner ideas with you as part of their Make Gifts Merrier campaign and I chose three homemade… 

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Kindness Elves Offer A New Holiday Tradition


I subscribe to a beautiful blog, The Imagination Tree, which has tons of great kids craft ideas (check it out!) and came across a really sweet idea last year. Kindness Elves. She presents this as an alternative to the Elf on the Shelf tradition that seems to be incredibly popular. Consider this family-centered tradition instead…. 

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