Category: HOLIDAYS

Cheap and Easy Christmas Wrapping

We have a very large and close extended family, which means that this year I have almost 100 gifts to wrap. And I don’t even like wrapping presents! I hate spending a ton of time on something that...

Mistletoe Christmas Baby Shirt and Baby Hat Tutorial

I made this cute mistletoe Christmas baby shirt and hat set for my adorable little niece last year so that when she wore her hat she would always be under the mistletoe. (Like any of us needed an...

Corned Beef Mustard Sauce

Growing up St. Patrick’s Day always meant corned beef and cabbage. Boiling meat in a huge pot of water always sounded disgusting to me and it looks terrible, but once it is done it is a coronary-sabotaging piece...

Valentine Wreaths made with Every Holiday Burlap Wreaths

This year I pulled out the Valentine decorations for my Every Holiday Burlap Wreaths and realized that I had absolutely no memory of what I did with them the year before. I remember vaguely something about wrapping the...

Thanksgiving Banner

This little Thanksgiving banner took all of 15 minutes to slap together and it didn’t cost me a thing. I love when Mother Nature does most of the work! And I love crafting without spending a dime. If...

Child Princess Leia Costume

I thought my kids were too old to go along with matching costumes this year, but they surprised me. G– was planning on being Minnie Mouse, but B– really wanted her to be Princess Leia to match his...

Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi Costume

This year B– decided he wanted to be a Jedi for Halloween. He already has Mace Windu’s lightsaber, but the kid is a dead ringer for Obi-Wan Kenobi. So we decided to ignore the fact that his lightsaber...