DIY Window Clings: Christmas Clings

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We’ve made window clings for the past few holidays so I really couldn’t say no when my kids begged to make some for our windows.  We have evolved in our window cling process from the first Jack O’Lantern on wax paper to the Turkey on saran wrap. This time I decided to re-use some old […]

Faux La La La La: A trio of DIY faux glass ornaments

A simple yet pretty DIY faux mercury glass, faux milk glass, and faux beach glass set of homemade ornaments.

You can’t have a homemade Christmas without decorating glass ornament balls!  Glass is so versatile.  Scanning Pinterest, there are tons of ideas out there for decorating them. I’ve been on a faux mercury glass kick lately.  I love finding cheap glass and making it pretty. Then I remembered my sister’s obsession with thrifting for milk glass. […]

Made with Love this Christmas and the Family Fun Friday Linkup

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I love making memories with my family.  Each ornament we make will be a memory captured for us to look back on in the years to come.  We have fun as a family and create as a family.  My kids inspire almost all of my crafts.  Recently, we shared our Minecraft ornament and our scented […]

DIY scented Christmas tree ornaments

Easy Christmas Craft for Kids and DIY scented ornament.

I was sitting in the parent drop off line staring at my swinging air freshener.  It looks like an ornament.  As a matter of fact, don’t be surprised if my logo ends up as an ornament! I thought about the “scenticles” for sale at the craft stores.  They’re icicles that smell like Christmas trees for use with fake […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2014: Toy Deals 12/10

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I’ve got some more Amazon toy deals for you!  Online shopping is way less stressful than hitting Toys R Us.  The holidays bring out the worst in people.  Isn’t crazy how people with fight over a toy to give to their child?  I have to admit that I still remember how happy I was to […]

Easy Popsicle Recipe: Creamy (and healthy!) Avocado Popsicles

Make this simple and easy popsicle recipe to help satsify your sweet tooth when you are trying to lose weight!

I have a major sweet tooth.  It is what often derails my weight loss efforts! I am that girl that can’t resist the midnight bowl of ice cream. So I had to stop buying ice cream! You may think that sharing my easy popsicle recipes is strange during the winter but I am willing to […]

DIY Christmas Crafts: Upcycled Pizza Pan Chalkboard sign

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Ever since I was a kid, Christmas crafting been one of my favorite activities of the season. Remember this Upcycled Back to School chalkboard sign? Every now and then the kids play with them but mostly they sit in my junk craft room collecting dust. I’ve been seeing “eat, drink, and be Merry!” signs everywhere […]