Holiday Gifts * Homemade Sugar Scrubs

Holiday Gifts * Homemade Sugar Scrubs

      1 C Sugar 1/4 C    Coconut Oil 2 tsp Pumpkin spice mixture 2 tsp vanilla extract I mix it together & seal in a glass jar With a label . i make a couple of different flavors for a holiday gift basket or hostess gift. Decorate with ribbon and tags.      [...]

Waiting For Santa *DIY glass plate crafts

Waiting For Santa *DIY glass plate crafts

Happy Friday Friends :  Today's Holidays post is all about  Waiting for Santa. Does your family have special holiday traditions ?  In Louisiana it's common practice to attend Mid Night Mass while waiting for Santa. Do you leave cookies for Santa ? Do you have a special plate for Santa cookies ?  Here'e a simple [...]

Scarf *Holiday Gifts

Scarf    *Holiday Gifts

Yesterday was scarf  day ! Perfect time to make some for up coming Holidays.  So I have 2 with polar Fleece and  One with crochet .        This uses  1 piece of fabric and basic sewing  .  1 yard of fleece Cut the salvages of of fabric, Place the two pieces on top of each [...]

My Quilt Journey * Holiday gifts

My Quilt Journey * Holiday gifts

Happy Friday ! The usual Merry & Bright post is missing today but as planned some quilt fum :  My quilt journey started with a quilt for my grandmother a long time quilter ( made from a kit)  Which inspired this card later : ( No Sewing Needed)    This time of year I am doing mostly baby [...]

Bible Verse Journals*

Bible Verse Journals*

My Wednesday Planner  post is about Bible journals.   Which can be done in any Bible with basic supplies. Think of the illustrated Bibles of old when they were filled with illustrations from the monks copying the Bibles. Simple Basic Supplies : Pick a Bible Select a verse or page that inspires you Reflect on the [...]

Christmas in July * Pumpkin Bread

Hi - It's  Christmas in July on my website.  Today I bring you a great holiday Bread recipe  -perfect for the Fall season. Don't you just love the smell of baking bread. Pour the batter in small holiday loaf pans -bake & wrap. Makes great gist for friends and family or work mates.   Pumpkin Bread  [...]

Comfort Drinks and Coffee Cakes

Is there a Coffee Lover in your family? Perfect for Valentines these recipes makes great gifts!   Lisa   book link The market for flavored coffee & tea drink mixes, flavored creamers, butters or cream cheese, and cake mixes is astounding! You can realize significant savings by making these items yourself, using the mixes in this [...]

My Early Christmas Present Revealed*

Today's Food Post is my Early Christmas Present :  Bread Maker Yes -that what I asked for. I have had one before and really missed mine. But this item was hard to find since they have gone out of fashion. Bath,Bed & Beyond only keeps 2 in stock and was told to shop on line for a [...]

Holiday Entertaining : Hostess Gifts

Craft  Wednesday is all about Entertaining today : A couple of great hostess gift and something to Serve but this will need to be planned ahead - You can make these wine glass rings as party gifts or make ahead and take as a hostess gift. These rings I purchased but you can wrap a [...]

Last Minute Christmas Gifts

Can you believe it's the last Monday before Christmas ? Have you finished your shopping yet?    How about all the Special people- Teacher's Gifts - Maybe something for the Classroom. An assortment of books or a gift certificate for Books. Shop Scolastics  Gift Certificate to a Office Supply or Teacher's Supply Store. Get together with other [...]