Fortune Cookie inspired Crafts

Fortune Cookie inspired Crafts

Happy Thursday and on my Craft Table today is Fortune Cookie just in time for Chinese New Years and Valentine day gifts. Lisa Papercrafts : Fortune Cookies Start by tracing the circles on the back side of the scrapbooking paper, and then carefully cutting them out. You should be able to fit approximately six circles [...]

Now that Christmas is Over : What’s Next

Now that Christmas is Over : What’s Next

Welcome to Tell Me Tuesday ? When Do you take down your tree and Christmas decorations? What's next on your decorating list? Some History : If you find yourself stumped over this very question, perhaps consider letting tradition be your guide. Dating back to the fourth century, many Christians have marked the end of the Christmas [...]

Homemade Gifts : Cats, Dogs and Extras

Homemade Gifts : Cats, Dogs and Extras

This Thursday U am sharing Pet gifts and more.... So let's get going  Cat Wand  Materials: wooden dowel, twine, fabric or hot glue, scissors Optional: Feathers, fabric scraps, bells Cats can entertain themselves for hours chasing balls of yarn or scratching to their hearts’ content, but when you want to play with your furry friend, [...]

Christmas Week : Co Worker Gift Baskets

Christmas Week : Co Worker Gift Baskets

My hubby works in a small office - and for Christmas I am supply a basket of goodies for Coffee Break time. And of course extra's to take home.... Lisa DIY Coffee Syrup with our favorite Community Coffee : 1 cup sugar 1 cup water Caramel variation: ½ cup caramel sauce ( add caramel sauce after water comes to a [...]

Homemade Gifts for the Sports Fan :

Homemade Gifts for the Sports Fan :

Make a set of College or Pro Sport items: Dollar store stencil Paint /sealer Paint brush , glass, towel and Clip board. I made a couple of sets of these for alumni in the family. By using the stencil and filling in with paint these make quick and easy gifts. Baseball Fans in the House [...]

Family Tradition : Gingerbread House

Family Tradition : Gingerbread House

Good Morning ! And I hope you are having a great week. My son is home from college and as our family tradition hes helping me with some Holiday baking. We always start the season off with a Gingerbread House as our Table center piece. I am using a kit we bought at Wal mart [...]

DIY Evergreen Candle

DIY Evergreen  Candle

Do you love the smell of Christmas trees, but hate the clean up that comes with them. This year I’m determined to have the best of both worlds. So with my easy artificial trees displayed throughout the house, I need the scent to make it feel real. Enter: Evergreen scented candles. Yep, that should do [...]

Homemade Holiday Gifts : Mason Jars

Homemade Holiday Gifts : Mason Jars

Happy December ! And My Gift Shop is Open. Thursday's I will be bring you Homemade gifts for everyone on your list! So today Mason Jar gifts .... Rekeyed Christmas Card Ornaments : Supplies needed:  old mason jar lids glue old Christmas cards  ribbon or twine optional : bells, glitter or other add ons  First [...]

Holiday Home for 2022

Holiday Home for 2022

It's time once again to start my Holiday Home post. Today it's all about making you home festive and some great smeels to get you in the mood for Christmas.... Lisa 12 in Straw wreath Assorted Christmas picks from floral department velvet Bow and hanger I used a straw wreath for the base of this [...]