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Making Chalkboard Frames

Here's another suuuuper easy craft that's great for kiddos' rooms - or even for the kiddos to make themselves! These wooden frames with heart-shaped cutouts are only 99 cents at Michaels Craft stores! You can't beat that. They also sell square frames with square cutouts for $1.50. While you're at the craft store, grab some… Continue reading Making Chalkboard Frames

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Making Fabric-Covered Mats

Want to know a super easy trick to making a frame look more fun and personal? Wrap it in your favorite fabric! I'm going to show you how simple it is to do with step-by-step instructions below. This whole process took me about ten minutes. 😀 I have a few of these scattered throughout my… Continue reading Making Fabric-Covered Mats

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Earth Day – 50th Anniversary

Today, April 22nd, is Earth Day, and this year, we celebrate the 50th anniversary of its inception. Earth Day is observed globally as a day to recognize the importance of protecting our planet and environment. Granted, that should be our desire every day of the year. 😉 I like to remind our children that God… Continue reading Earth Day – 50th Anniversary

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Crafting while "Sheltered in Place"

Hi everyone! I hope you and your families are staying healthy, safe, (and sane) during this uneasy and ever-changing time of the Corona virus crisis.  Welcome to my first "Craft Hop" - it's essentially a one-stop-shop for you to get some great ideas!  Since basically the whole world is stuck at home right now, this… Continue reading Crafting while "Sheltered in Place"

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Scripture Wreath for February

Love is in the air already and it's not even February. 😍 Holy Scripture has some beautiful verses about love and I want my children to have a visual reminder that not only are they loved unconditionally by a heavenly Creator, but that we are also commanded to love one another. I've gathered some of… Continue reading Scripture Wreath for February

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Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion – Disney Villain Style

(This post contains affiliate links to Amazon for the craft supplies. If you purchase from them, I receive a small commission at no extra cost to you, so thank you. 😊) "Is this blog post actually stretching...? Or is it your imagination?" My Disneyland fans should appreciate that opener and this craft. 💀 When you… Continue reading Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion – Disney Villain Style

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Making Plates More Personal

I'm nearing the end of "birthday season" right now (with my three boys' birthdays falling within four weeks of each other), and I wanted to share with you a little tradition our family has. We have a special Birthday Plate that I pull out when we're celebrating a birthday in our family. It's a simple… Continue reading Making Plates More Personal

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How to Transfer an Image onto a Candle

I love candles. Ironically, I'm extremely sensitive to smells, so I only light unscented ones. But there's just something about that soft glow that gets me feeling warm and cozy. I have several flameless candles in our family room, set on a timer to light up our space a little more once it gets dark.… Continue reading How to Transfer an Image onto a Candle

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Crafting with a Scorch Marker

(This post contains affiliate links to Amazon for the craft supplies. If you purchase from those links, I receive a small commission at no extra cost to you, so thank you. 😊) I just experimented with a unique product I recently learned about (even though it came out last year). It's called a Scorch Marker… Continue reading Crafting with a Scorch Marker