holiday craft

Holiday ABC Series: B is for Bells

*+-We’re now on to the letter B for our Holiday ABC series, B is for Bells. Be sure to check out our A for Advent. There are so many fun things you can do with bells. We’ve made bell ornaments,… Continue Reading →

Holiday ABC Series: A is for Advent

*+-We’re starting off our Holiday ABC’s with the letter A and an advent project, helping countdown to Christmas with festive activities. One reason I love this advent below is that we can use it year after year. By using a… Continue Reading →

Counting Down December with Holiday ABC’s

*+-To help us celebrate the December holidays, and there’s quite a few, I’ve come up with a fun Holiday¬†ABC countdown. I’ll be crafting up the holidays from A to Z throughout the next few weeks. I hope you’ll follow along!… Continue Reading →

A Sneak Peek at Michaels Craft Holiday Preview

*+-Just a few weeks back I was invited by Michaels Crafts to come to Dallas and join in some creative fun. I crafted up a storm, took silly pictures, and was inspired to create for the Holidays. I even left… Continue Reading →

We’re Scoping for Santa with our Paper Tube Binoculars

*+-There’s a lot of Santa talk at our house lately. What cookies does he like, how many reindeer help pull his sleigh, how’s he going to fit through our fireplace? I thought it might be fun to make a few… Continue Reading →

Make and Takes for Kids Book Tour

*+-It’s time to share the fun as I launch the start of my book tour! Wahoo! I’m so happy with how it turned out. It’s beautiful, better than I imagined it would be. I may have cried just a little… Continue Reading →

More Love for Tape with Holiday Gift Giving

*+-This post is brought to you by Scotch(R) Double Sided Tape. This giveaway is now closed. Thanks to all who entered. The 25 samples will be going to these numbered comments: 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13,… Continue Reading →

Weekend Make and Takes: Advents

*+-December is full of countdowns and we love to countdown to Christmas. Here’s our Advent calendar for the next 25 days. We’ll be taking off one of these rings until we get to the top on Christmas morning. To make… Continue Reading →

Make and Takes DIY Holiday Gift Guide

*+-I’m happy to announce Make and Takes DIY Holiday Gift Guide for 2009. It’s full of fun, affordable, and crafty DIY projects for your Holiday wish list. There’s something for you, your kids, fun in the kitchen, and crafty DIY… Continue Reading →

Thanksgiving Crafts from the Past

*+-Here’s a few fun Thanksgiving crafts we’ve done in the past. What fun turkey decorations are gobbling up your house this Thanksgiving holiday? Turkey Feather Countdown ~~~ Rice Crispie Turkey Treats ~~~ Tasty Turkey Table Favors ~~~ Thankful Feather Centerpiece… Continue Reading →

Celebrating Kwanzaa with Kids

*+-Today starts the week long celebration of Kwanzaa. Here are a few fun stories about Kwanzaa, sharing what this holiday is all about. K is for Kwanzaa Seven Days of Kwanzaa My First Kwanzaa Book Kwanzaa Kids Here are some… Continue Reading →

Klutz Holiday Fun Pack Giveaway

*+-This holiday season, Klutz is giving you the chance to win 5 titles from the Klutz library. They sent me 2 of their books to review and now I’m hooked. My kids loved them. They were occupied for over an… Continue Reading →

Two Holidays in One

*+-I have had my kitchen table for too long, but it is not quite time to replace it. So I needed to cover it and give it a little color. I wanted to make a fall placemat, but I also… Continue Reading →

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