Frugal and Creative Gift Wrapping Ideas

December 17, 2014 1 Comment | Disclosure
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A few weeks before Thanksgiving my friend Colette asked me if I had any Christmas gifts that she could wrap for a demonstration. Since I am a frugal shopper and I shop year round for gifts I had a few things I could give her to wrap. She told me she ... Read More...

Craft Stick Snowflakes Tutorial

December 16, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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I love hand-made crafts, especially for holiday decorations. Not only are these snowflakes a cute decoration for your home, but they are a great activity to do with your children, for a family night, or for a craft night with your girlfriends. They ... Read More...

Easy DIY Bubble Arts & Crafts Projects!!

December 15, 2014 2 Comments | Disclosure
Fun with Bubbles

Have Fun and Be Creative with Bubbles! This year my daughter is learning about Bubbles in her Science class and throughout the fall we have enjoyed experimenting, playing, and trying new bubble solutions! One of our favorites has been bubble ... Read More...

DIY Christmas Gifts: Homemade Playdough

December 6, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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As Christmas is approaching I have been thinking about a simple and fun gift that I could make myself for the several kiddos that I teach throughout the week. My challenge is to keep it frugal and budget friendly, so I decided to put a twist on the ... Read More...

DIY Thanksgiving Table Runner and Utensil Pouches

November 18, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
DIY Thanksgiving Table runner

Need a quick, affordable way to dress up your Thanksgiving table? Making a cute burlap table runner may be just the thing. This is a simple DIY craft project that will be easy to do whether you are decorating one or several tables. The ... Read More...

DIY Subway Art {Picture Tutorial}

November 14, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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I love all the subway art that you can find online. I love the ones here, but could never pay $90 for one! Today I’m going to show how you can make it for a fraction of the cost. Here is what you need: {Pin This} 1 piece of wood {mine is 10X24 ... Read More...

DIY Holiday Card Memo Board

November 11, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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This year, I wanted to have a fun way to display Christmas cards, rather than just stick them to the refrigerator or on a shelf. I thought making a memo board that could double as a holiday card display would be a fun way to add some festive flair to ... Read More...

DIY Floating Witch Hats Tutorial

October 25, 2014 1 Comment | Disclosure
DIY Floating Witch hats

Halloween is fast approaching, but there is still time to dress up your porch before the trick-or-treaters come around. These floating witch hats make a fun, festive, and slight spooky decoration. They are simple to make. I think you will have fun ... Read More...

DIY Paper-wrapped Pumpkins

October 7, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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 One of my favorite things about fall is, of course, pumpkins! They are the best to decorate with because they can be used along with both Halloween and Thanksgiving decor, so there is no need to pack them away after 3 to 4 weeks. These scrapbook ... Read More...