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November 24, 2014 – 4:00 am | 34 Comments

Christmas is a month away. Can you believe it?! This will be our second Christmas in Our DIY House, and we’re all very excited about it. This year, I had the pleasure of decorating our …

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DIY Christmas Ornament: A Pipe Cleaner and Beads Snowflake (A Kid’s Craft)

November 12, 2014 – 8:00 am |
How to make a snowflake Christmas ornament with pipe cleaners and beads. This is a great kid's craft!

It’s day three of DIY Christmas ornament week. In case you missed yesterday’s fabric & ribbon wrapped recycled ornaments, here they are. Today I’m sharing with you an easy little snowflake ornament made of pipe cleaners and …

DIY Christmas Ornament: Fabric and Ribbon Wrapped

November 11, 2014 – 8:00 am | One Comment
How to make ribbon and fabric wrapped Christmas ornaments. This is so easy and a great way to recycle old ornaments!

Happy Remembrance Day to my fellow Canadian readers! I am so grateful for the brave men and women that fought for our freedom today. Today, I’m going to sit down with my girls, show them …

DIY Christmas Ornament: A Recycled Baby Food Jar Tree Snow Globe

November 10, 2014 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments
DIY Christmas Ornaments: Christmas trees & faux snow in a baby food jar!

Happy MONDAY and welcome to a new week in November! Remembrance Day is tomorrow here in Canada. We will take the day to remember the many brave people that have lost their lives for Freedom in …

Motivational Monday #24: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

November 9, 2014 – 4:00 pm | 2 Comments
DIY rustic place setting

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time – we’re starting the party early this week! Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects. Great news! There are …

A Gift in a Tin: Spa Day in a Tin

November 6, 2014 – 8:00 am | One Comment
A creative gift basket idea: Spa Day in a Tin! Put a candle, eye pillow, epsom salts, nail files and a Google Play card in a pretty tin - comes with free printable tags and labels.

It’s day 4 of Gifts in a Tin week! In preparation for Christmas and simple and fun gift giving, I’m putting together some easy gift basket ideas for you. In case you missed yesterday’s Coffee Lover …

A Gift in a Tin: Coffee Lover Survival Kit

November 5, 2014 – 8:00 am | 6 Comments
A gift basket idea: Coffee Lover Suvival Kit! Homemade coffee syrup, homemade bisocotti, some k-cups and free printables!

It’s day 3 of Gifts in a Tin week! In preparation for Christmas and simple and fun gift giving, I’m putting together some easy gift basket ideas for you. In case you missed yesterday’s Movie …

A Gift In a Tin: Movie Night in a Tin

November 4, 2014 – 8:00 am | 6 Comments
Gift basket idea: A movie night in a tin! Includes free printable tags and labels.

It’s day 2 of Gifts in a Tin week! In preparation for Christmas and simple and fun gift giving, I’m putting together some easy gift basket ideas for you. In case you missed yesterday’s Winter …

A Gift in a Tin: Winter Cold Survival Kit

November 3, 2014 – 8:00 am |
Winter Cold Survival Kit: This makes a great, unique gift! Honey, lemon, gift card, epsom salts, tea cup, tea, cough drops and free printables!

Now that it’s November, my brain is already starting to think in “Christmas mode”. I truly love the season, and I always try to give as many handmade gifts as I can. My Snow Day …

Motivational Monday #23: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

November 2, 2014 – 4:00 pm |
DIY Pottery Barn Rustic Headboard

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time – we’re starting the party early this week! Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects with me, Burlap and Babies, …

Fun (Non-Scary) Halloween Snack Ideas for Kids

October 28, 2014 – 11:30 pm |
Intel All In One Computer

Halloween is this Friday, and my girls (aged 5 and 3) are all excited to dress up as Elsa and Anna and have their baby sister (aged 7 months) tag along wearing a little Olaf …