Magnetic Travel Dolls 0

Magnetic Travel Dolls

I made this set for my daughter for Christmas.  I made one like it with a boy cat for my son. First you need some printable paper dolls.  I found mine at HERE. You...

Personalized Composition Book 0

Personalized Composition Book

My kids love notebooks as much as me.  Every aspect of my life seems to have a notebook for it.  I know it is more effective to keep track of things on a computer...

Candy Cane Pipe Cleaner Lollipop 0

Candy Cane Pipe Cleaner Lollipop

This is an easy project – though I did manage to keep burning my fingers.  You need one red pipe cleaner and one white pipe cleaner for each lollipop.  You also need a lollipop...

Finally officially setting up for the holiday 1

Finally officially setting up for the holiday

Every year we say we will start a little sooner and every year life happens and we are left scrambling at the last minute.  And actually, this year is “slightly” better than some years. ...

Bottle Gift Upcycle 1

Bottle Gift Upcycle

You have heard me say it a million times – I love Starbuck’s Frappuccinos (the bottled sort).  Although I don’t save every bottle, I do save most.  They are quite handy to have around...

Ceramic Decoration 0

Ceramic Decoration

I picked up this ceramic triangle tree from the Goodwill store.  It was an ugly gold with a couple chips and worn down areas.  But, I liked it! First – of course I primed...

Toilet Paper Tube Wrapping 4

Toilet Paper Tube Wrapping

Toilet paper tubes are most useful.  They can be cut apart and made into quite impressive decorations or in this case – they can be turned into a decorative gift wrap. To do this...

Easy Wall Decorations 0

Easy Wall Decorations

My daughter loves to “create” things.  She particularly loves using the Cricut because for the most part she can manage that by herself.  Now that Christmas is near she has kicked her creativity into...

The Fleece Boa 2

The Fleece Boa

The fleece boa scarf I just cut a 2 inch wide long strip of fleece and tied knots on both ends. Then I cut about a yard and a half into 1×4 inch sections.  This...