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Cookies For Santa Plate With A Cute Saying

A few years ago I went to a church Christmas crafting party and one of the things we made was a cookies for Santa plate – it was red with white vinyl lettering and customized with a cute little saying.  It was fun to bring it out every year on Christmas Eve, and the kids […]

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Lollipop Tree

Are you looking for a fun craft to do withe the kiddos this week to start getting ready for Christmas?  This was a fun one that my girls did this past week.  We had a lot of leftover Dum-Dum suckers from making Easter Bunny Suckers earlier this year, so we decided to use them for our […]

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DIY :: Wooden Advent Calendar

We had so much fun with our Halloween Countdown, I knew I needed to make us a wooden advent calendar for Christmas too.  I made up a couple different free printable templates to make it easy for you – all you have to do is a little painting, gluing, and glittering! Catch me after the […]

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Star Garland Tutorial :: Michaels Dream Tree Challenge

Last week I shared what I had created with the tree Michael’s had sent me as part of the Dream Tree Challenge, and I promised you a how-to for the garland star garland I made to go with my snowman tree theme.  It was so simple and easy. I love that it adds a little […]

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Blowing Christmas Wishes Your Way Gift Idea With Free Printable

Last year I received this cute gift in the mail from Aubrey-a little favor filled with bubble gum and a note that said “Blowing Christmas Wishes Your Way For a Wonderful Holiday Season”.  It was so simple and perfect for a last minute gift idea, I knew I had to share.  I used plastic bulb […]

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Oldie But Goodie :: Kids Crafts For Christmas

Our archives are filled with all sorts of fun kids crafts for Christmas, so I thought I’d dig up some of my favorites today. There are simple homemade ornaments like the bead and felt ornaments above, fun preschool crafts, and a few that are great for Christmas parties.  All are perfect for getting your holiday […]

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How To Make Peppermint Lollipops

Yesterday I talked about the Micheals Dream Tree Challenge, and my theme of “Winter Wonderland” (Edit! You can find the reveal here!).  When I came up with the theme I had my kids in mind, and what their dream scenario would be.  I kept coming back to the Holiday cartoons with the winter woodlands theme.  […]

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Easy Homemade Bead Christmas Ornaments

  I love love this project for one reason…MESS FREE!!  Plus, they are so cute.  Did I mention mess free?  Also, super easy.  My whole family had fun with this one, so much so that we decided they were our craft of choice at our Christmas party.  All you need are a few basic things […]

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Memory Keeping Christmas Ornament

Pin It I love that this time of year presents moments of magic that you just don’t see throughout the year.  Seeing the delight in my kids eyes as we pass neighbors houses all lit up, hearing my son singing Christmas carols, and watching my little girl’s face when she finally saw Santa in the […]

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DIY Candy Dish Or Display Piece

I have done this before, but have never tired from it.  So fun and the perfect hostess gift, neighbor gift…anyone really! The great thing is you can use the dish year round.  Just change up the ribbon and throw whatever you want in it to create a new look.  A quick and easy project that […]

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