Posted under: DIY holiday decor



Free printable ice cream cone wrappers for the 4th of July

June 11, 2014

Are you excited for the 4th of July? I am!! Especially since I’ve teamed up with a fabulous group of 110 bloggers to bring you the ULTIMATE Red White and Blue Roundup! For my contribution, I made a fun little free printable to bring a little extra pizzazz …

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Free printable ice cream cone wrappers for the 4th of July!

Star-spangled patriotic crafts

June 4, 2014

With the 4th of July a month away, there’s plenty of time to whip up some patriotic crafts! These star-spangled, budget-friendly DIY projects are all really charming, and many are quite kid-friendly, too. 1. Glitter tape flag via Number 2 Pencil 2. Painted flag mason jars via It All Started …

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Star-spangled patriotic crafts

Easter bunny and chick fingerprint craft

April 9, 2014

Now THIS is cute. Check out these adorable Easter bunnies and chicks that you can make using your fingerprint! It’s a fun little craft for you and your kids to do, and you can make some seriously precious Easter cards or decorations using your art. …

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Easter bunnies and chicks fingerprint crafts - SO CUTE!!

How to assemble a printable banner

February 20, 2014

I’m often asked how to assemble a printable banner, so I thought a little tutorial might be just the thing! And I do mean little tutorial, because as you’ll see, it is SO easy to make a banner. They look impressive once they’re all done …

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How to assemble a printable banner

Kid-friendly New Year’s Eve party ideas

December 30, 2013

Whether your kids are old enough to stay up until midnight or so little that you celebrate early in the evening, here’s a round-up of fantastic kid-friendly New Year’s Eve party ideas that everyone will enjoy! FOOD & DRINKS Set up a hot cocoa bar, cupcake …

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Kid-friendly New Year's Eve party ideas - food, decor, games, DIY noisemakers, and crafts!

Creative Christmas place setting ideas

December 23, 2013

Wow your Christmas guests, young and old, with these creative place setting ideas from Hen House Linens! I seriously love these. They’re unique, fun, memorable, and best of all… as easy as pie. (Much easier than pie, actually.) ; ) First, here’s Frosty the Snowman, …

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Snowman place setting by www.henhouselinens.com

{one pretty pin} Gingerbread garland

December 22, 2013

I’ve never made a gingerberad cookie Christmas garland, but I’d like to think that I will someday. And I’d like to think that it will turn out just like this one. : ) Featured pin • Original source: Technomouse (in Russian) • Pinned to: Christmas Shop for Christmas theme …

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Gingerbread Christmas Garland

Links I’m Loving: Twas (almost!) the night before Christmas

December 20, 2013

It’s very nearly Christmas, and I’m really in the Christmas spirit this year (thanks to snow, surprise cupcakes, loads of Christmas orders, and gifts sent in the nick of time, just to name a few holly jolly things!). So of course this week’s links must have a …

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Links I'm Loving: Christmas gift ideas, recipes and crafts

DIY Christmas ornaments made from candy

December 16, 2013

These (literally) sweet little ornaments are a snap to make, using wintery peppermints, Christmassy gumdrops, and my favorite… sprinkles! 1. Peppermints and Red Hots wreath by Martha Stewart with instructions available at Fancy House Road 2. Sprinkles ornament via Little Gray Fox 3. Gum drop …

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DIY Christmas ornaments made with candy!

Cinnamon applesauce Christmas ornaments

December 12, 2013

I make Christmas ornaments to give as gifts every year, and this year – spoiler alert, friends and family! – I’ll be making these cinnamon applesauce hearts. I love their sweet, rustic style; I love the smell of cinnamon and cloves;  and I really love how easy …

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Cinnamon applesauce Christmas ornaments