Star of David Salt Dough Ornaments

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Here's an easy recipe to make salt dough ornaments.  We did Star of David salt dough ornaments for a Hanukkah wreath but the sky is the limit with what you'd liek to make. ALl you need is your imagination (or some cookie cutters....) Ingredients & Supplies ½ Cup Table Salt ½ Cup All Purpose Flour ¼ Cup Water +/- Baking ...

ABC Family 25 Days of Christmas Schedule

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This weekend starts the ABC Family Channel's 25 Days of Christmas. Have you been checking out the ABC Family 25 Days of Christmas schedule?  We look forward to this event every year.  It's one of my most favorite things to snuggle and watch holiday shows with just the tree lights on! Photo Credit: Abc.go.com If some of ...

Discover the World of Barbie: A Pony Tale ($100 Walmart GC Giveaway)

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This post about Discover the World of Barbie: A Pony Tale is sponsored by Lunchbox.  Opinions are my own.  Visit Walmart.com this fall and discover the world of Barbie! From the butterfly fairy world of Mariposa, to life in the Dreamhouse, to following Barbie and her sisters in Pony Tale, you can find everything you need to enjoy ...

Holiday Traditions with Hickory Farms #HickoryTradition

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Holiday traditions are by far my favorite part of the holidays. I love looking forward to that special meal and time spent with family all season long; and knowing that all my favorite dishes will be served along with lots of laughter and of course, special new memories made. Hickory Farms gifts have been a classic ...

Snowman Oreo Cookie Balls Recipe #cookieballs

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A few weeks ago my friend Liz posted a Peppermint Oreo Cookie Balls recipe using Peppermint Oreos.  That made me REALLY want Oreos.  I'd never seen the peppermint variety before, so naturally, that's what I had my eye on.  I brought them home and realized, well, hey! I could eat these and enjoy these, but ...

Personalized Gift Ideas for the Whole Family #GiftsbyBSK

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Ready or not, here come the holidays.  We're a week from Thanksgiving, which means we're also a week away from Hanukkah.  In a week, we'll be under a month until Christmas.  With families being so spread out, it isn't always easy to know what someone wants or needs- and often, especially if there are older ...

Christmas Mouse Craft: DIY Ornament

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It seems as though you can’t get through the holidays without the story of a Christmas mouse or two. Whether it be the story of The Nutcracker or Christopher’s Christmas, mice just seem to get us in the holiday spirit. This holiday, why not do a little mouse crafting with your kids? Take a look ...

DIY Gift Idea: Manicure in a Jar

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Items Needed to make this DIY Gift Idea: Manicure in a Jar: Cotton balls Sealable Clear Container   Ideas for Gifts: Nail polish Nail File Nail Clippers Travel Size Nail Polish Remover Hand Lotion   Directions: Fill the bottom of your jar with cotton balls.   Add in your gifts, placing additional cotton balls around items to help keep them up right.   Fill remaining empty space with cotton balls and ...

Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe #Recipe #linky

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With the holidays upon us, I've been wanting to showcase fun, quick and easy recipes to make - even twists on classics like this Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe.  Most everyone loves a good chocolate chip cookie recipe, this one just adds a fun and festive holiday flavor!  You can use any kind of peppermint ...

Holiday Gift Idea for Preschoolers: Magic Fun Dough (Giveaway)

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I found a great holiday gift idea for preschoolers thanks to the folks at RoseArt and Linqia- the new Magic Fun Dough sets.  Battery free and non toxic, these sets don't need batteries to play- they run all on creativity.  These sets come in 6 different themes and range from $9.99 to $19.99.  They are ...