Plastic Holiday Goblets : Christmas Party Ideas

  Looking for some unique Christmas party ideas? Make these beautiful holiday goblets and wine glasses from plasticware you can get at almost any grocery or department store. (We purchased ours from the dollar store.) There are a myriad of ways you can decorate them. We used stuff we had […]

Aromatic Fire Starter Kit & Matchbox Covers

These are great little gift kits you can cheaply make for friends who have fireplaces! They not only help start the fire they fill the home with a wonderful aroma.  There are a variety of ways to make them but I went the quick and easy way and used dry […]

Christmas Countdowns With Free Patterns!

Time to get your Christmas Countdowns ready! We’ve got a classy and decorative, some quick printables for the kids and our unique wood slice countdown.   Below are all the instructions and the free downloadable PDF files. Classy Countdown Supplies Downloaded pdf file Wood clip board 6″ x 9″ (I got […]

No Sew Cloth Photo Ornaments

I’ve been taking photos since my youth. My dad taught me to do this and its been an invaluable gift as my kids, who are now grown, will attest to. They love nothing more than going through our old photo albums. On holiday season a few years back it was […]

Quick Fleece Arm Warmers Tutorial & Pattern

These are so cozy and feel so good against your skin and it only takes about 20 minutes to whip up a pair.  You can adorn them however you wish with buttons, ribbons, appliques etc. Fleece comes in a huge variety of colors and patterns so you could literally have […]

Three Bean Chili : Thick, Delicious & Healthy!

This is the best chili ever and you won’t miss the meat at all!  It’s thick and bursting with flavor. We’ve made this recipe in our home for over a decade now and it’s been a favorite of family and visitors. Great reheated too! The list of ingredients looks ominous […]

Gratitude Jar Activity Table Decor

Another great upcycle mason jar craft that creates an elegant yet simple table decoration and activity for Thanksgiving.  Download and print out the provided gratitude cards and the wonderful quote. Decorate your jar with the idea provided or with just some ribbon or raffia and set it on your table […]