Button Tree Burlap Canvas

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I've been really wanting to get back into doing crafts again.  It's been a long while since I've really delved into any kind of creative expression and I've missed it. It's almost like a therapeutic activity! Kohls recently contacted me to see if I'd be willing to try out the new Cricut Explore Air machine ...

Orange Peel Flower Bird Feeder

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Who says you need to spend big bucks on fancy birdfeeders? The truth is, you can create your own fun and frugal feeders from items you already have around your home. Take a look below at how with a few simple supplies, we created an orange peel flower bird feeder that is full of whimsy. ...

Soda Can Tab Pendant

Soda Can Tab Pendant

With Earth Day just past I've been trying even more than usual to find great crafts that recycle or up-cycle items.  I've also been thinking about homemade gifts for birthdays that are coming up, Mother's Day, and of course end of the school year for teachers.  My daughter recently had a can of lemonade and ...

Flower Pot Candy Jar

Flower Pot Candy Jar

I can hardly believe we are halfway through April already.  Before we know it we'll be celebrating Mother's Day and then the school year will be coming to an end.  If you're looking for a handmade gift for mom or maybe even something to say thank you to your child's teacher for all they've done ...

Dollar Store DIY: Bunny Dish Towel Craft

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Are you looking for a cute,simple craft to do with the kids for Spring or Easter? This easy  craft will be an adorable addition to your kitchen! If you have felt,pompoms and glue on hand in your arts and crafts supply this DIY will only cost you $1.00 for the towel. Otherwise all items needed ...

Felt Napkin Rings

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These adorable napkin rings are fun and simple to make, and would be a great Mother's Day gift (hint, hint, family) or just a fun craft to make for yourself. But some bright colored napkins to go in them, and you'll have a beautiful (and inexpensive) gift made with love! FELT NAPKIN RINGS SUPPLIES Turquoise felt Red or Pink ...

Printable LEGO Valentines

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My friend's son was having a hard time deciding on Valentines to give his classmates.  He's a super cool kid but also kind of shy so a lot of the store bought cards he's seeing just didn't appeal to him.  I asked my friend Elizabeth to make some LEGO Valentines cards- printables- for me that ...

Felt Heart Bunting Valentine Craft

Felt Heart Bunting

If you're looking for a fun and easy Valentine Craft this Felt Heart Bunting is perfect!  It's quick and inexpensive to make and can be made any size whether for a centerpiece, a mantle, a doorway, or other decor. Felt Heart Bunting Valentine Craft Supplies: several sheets of soft felt - I chose red with a bit of ...

Printable Minecraft Valentines

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If you have a Minecraft Fan in your house- look how cute these are! Plus, they are free.  Just click this Printable Minecraft Valentines link or the Valentine image to grab yours for free :)   Be sure to check out our American Girl Valentines and Hipster Valentines too!

Reese’s Pieces Valentine Jar

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My dad (and my husband) has always loved chocolate and peanut butter.  I remember watching ET withOUT my dad at the movies, and thinking how he'd be really excited that his fave candy, Reese's Pieces, were in a movie.  Dad's birthday's around Valentine's Day, and I can't help but always think of sweet things to ...