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Christmas Tree

Crochet Pattern for Christmas Tree Ornament This cute little Christmas tree is super easy to make. I have made them in all sizes and colors. When I first started, I used traditional green for the tree, brown for the trunk and red for the tree stand. I would decorate the tree with beads as ornaments. […]

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Bee Water Stations

Bee Happy🐝 Yesterday my granddaughter and I were in the pool swimming away when I noticed a bee in the water. While I know that oftentimes bees land in the pool, not just for a drink, sometimes they are exhausted and have gone to bee heaven. Yet, I must try to save the poor thing, […]

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Crafting and Cookies Party Part III

Dipped Oreos* The last cookie I made for the Crafting party was dipped Oreos. Super easy to make and my favorite ones. I had planned to make many more cookies at this party, but for various reasons the RSVPs were such, that to make any more would have been wasteful. I should say Waistful as […]

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Pretty Party Favors

Using the Brother Cut N Scan SDX85 This post contains affiliate links I recently decided to have a Crafting and Cookies party at my house. The idea was there would be a craft and, of course, cookies to be had. Basically, an afternoon to get together with some of the ladies. The craft I had […]

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Spring Color

MAY May is finally here and the earth is starting to truly burst into full color. I love this time of year it is between the brilliant, unwashed colors of Summer and the dreary, tiredness of Winter. The colors are happy and full. As if trying to make up for the gray of winter, the […]

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March To Make

Shamrock Table Decor This fun Shamrock table decor is fun to make. It can be as elegant as a 5 year can do or a 75-year-old. The choice of materials is yours. For the littles, construction paper shamrocks work as they are easier for little fingers to cut. For the bigger, you can use stiffer […]

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January – To make

(but posted in February) Pom Poms! Lets make a kitty cat. Pompom animals are fun and easy to make. You can make your own poms or purchase them from the store. To make your own you will need yarn, a big eye needle, and a pompom maker. Pompom makers can be purchased or you can […]

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Chocolate Acorns

Super Easy, Super Cute Treat This Thanksgiving was different for me than most. Typically I either cook a thanksgiving meal, order one from the store, or just have pizza. The whole traditional thanksgiving pizza came at a time when I was working, my kids were gone from home and I never knew who was going […]

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Snow Man Ornament Kit

Video and pictures of recent kit. I am very excited. I created a Kit that you can buy from my Etsy shop. You can make Four Snowman Ornaments. I have included clear instructions and everything (except scissors) you will need to make these ornaments. I had this idea a couple of months ago and now […]

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Ripping Out the Art Work

Shop update 5/20/21 Update to the shop. I was looming some pretty cat eyes but wasn’t happy about how they were turning out. Instead of using a pattern, I should have free-handed the art. It’s funny how I can see something, but can’t translate it into the end product I want. Not because of lack […]