Crafts

“Frost” Glass Using Contact Paper

I got this little round mirror at the dollar store and decided to spice it up a bit using an old crafter standby...contact paper! I made a little template, traced...

Little Candy Scriptures

My kids came home from church on Sunday with the cutest little gift from their teachers...miniature scriptures made of candy! I thought they were too cute not to share... Adorable, right?...

Make Your Own Scratch-Off Cards!

When I was a kid, I used to beg my mom to let me scratch the little silver circles off of ads and sweepstakes that came in the mail. I get...

Family Tree Art

For Christmas this year, I decided to make family tree pedigree charts for my parents and my in-laws. My inspiration was from THIS amazing website. This is how they turned out:

PVC Playhouses

I am excited to show you this project today. For Christmas, I decided to make playhouses for my kids. I saw this and this on Pinterest and they really got my...

How To Make A Felt Picture Book Part 1

There may be better ways to do it, but I thought I'd share how I go about putting a felt book together.Step 1: Draw the image (or print out clip art)...

Boyish Felt Name Book

Another Christmas present, this time for my nephew!Click here to learn how to make a felt book.Click here to see a girly felt book.Click...

Satin Fabric Flower Tutorial

These gorgeous flowers are made from satin. They're inexpensive and easy to make and can be used for hair bows, brooches or anything else you can dream up! I'm a huge...

Advent Calendar

I have been working on this thing for months. It has been finished (except for those darn last couple of ornaments) for about a month now. I just haven't been...

Handmade Christmas Gift Ideas

For anyone planning on handmade gifts, Christmas is FAST approaching. So I thought I'd share a few fun gift ideas I've run across recently. Hairbows. Step-by-step instructions. And every little girl...