Crafting

DIY Snowman Kit

Here’s a fun craft you can make with your kids… Mr. Snowman. We made ours with Crayola Model Magic because it’s nontoxic and easy for kids to mold…You can use any air drying clay though. Here we have the eyes, buttons, mouth and nose shapes. We made ball shapes for the eyes and buttons and put …

Boxwood Wreath

I really enjoyed the wreath on my front door this Christmas.  It was hard to take it down, the door looked so empty and sad without it.  So I got out my trusty grapevine wreath, it’s the base for many of my wreaths.   I had some leftover boxwood from my daughter’s wedding. I bought …

Fall Ribbon Garland Wreath

My little Sister Lori made me a Ribbon Garland (Swag) last year…Last night I made it into a wreath. This wreath took me all of about 4 minutes to put together. I took the ribbon garland, put it around a grapevine wreath, added a nest with eggs then scattered a few artificial leaves into the nest.  I love how it …

Chalkboard Clay Pots

  *CHALKBOARD HERB GARDEN* This is really easy, so let’s get started…   First get some clay pots and tape off what you don’t want painted with painters tape. Also put a piece of tape over the hole on the bottom so paint doesn’t sneak in…   Prime your clay pots with inexpensive primer-I used …