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A Canadian Prairie Christmas: Our 2015 Christmas Home Tour

November 30, 2015 – 5:00 am | One Comment
A Canadian Prairie Christmas home tour packed with DIY ideas, easy styling tips and free downloads. These are some great ideas!

Christmas is my favourite time of year and I adore decorating our home for the season. This year, I’ve teamed up once again with a fantastic group of Canadian bloggers to share with you our …

How to Wrap Your Christmas Baking (+ Tiny Prints Giveaway – Ends 12/6)

November 30, 2015 – 5:00 am | 2 Comments
Creative ways to wrap Christmas baking - love these fun packaging ideas!

I’m always trying to create interesting ways to wrap edible Christmas gifts. I think homemade cookies and breads are such an easy and heartfelt gift to give to neighbors and friends, don’t you? Today, I …

Christmas Home Tour Preview + Personalized Decor & Cards from Tiny Prints

November 27, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Personalized Christmas pillows from Tiny Prints - thediymommy.com

I’ve been busy as a bee working on our Christmas decor this year. Next week, I’m hosting the Christmas edition of the Canadian Bloggers Home Tour and I simply can’t wait! This is when a …

A Fun Kids Christmas Table Setting Idea (+ Win A Holiday Party Pack from Stuck On You!)

November 24, 2015 – 7:00 am | 2 Comments
A Fun Kids Christmas Table Setting - there are some great ideas here featuring Stuck on You labels and tags!

Why should the adults have all of the pretty decorations on their table during Christmas dinner?! We often have a “kid table” at our holiday gatherings that’s especially for the little ones. I think it’s …

Christmas Cupcake in a Jar + 16 More DIY Gift Ideas (Free Printables!)

November 23, 2015 – 5:00 am | 8 Comments
Christmas Cupcake in a Jar Gift Idea with Adorable Free Printables!

Aren’t cupcakes the cutest little treats ever? I’ve always loved them. I make them for every party we have, and I also like giving them as gifts. Here’s a fun way to give a cupcake …

Mood Board: A Nordic Inspired Holiday Table

November 20, 2015 – 7:00 am | One Comment
Mood Board: Nordic inspired Holiday table idea featuring furniture from The Brick

Lately, I’ve been loving all things Nordic when it comes to Christmas and Holiday decor ideas. There’s something about that mix of natural materials, rough textures, and neutrals that’s just so cozy and inviting. I’m …

Make Easy DIY Deer Art (Video)

November 17, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Easy DIY deer art (video tutorial) - no fancy materials or machines required to make this one!

I love changing out artwork for the seasons – it’s an easy and inexpensive way to make your home look a lot different! Here’s an idea for some Christmas art: a DIY deer silhouette on …

DIY Zippered & Lined Metallic Pouch + 11 More Handmade Gift Ideas

November 16, 2015 – 5:00 am | 3 Comments
How to make an easy DIY metallic pouch - makes a great gift!

How’s your Christmas gift making / buying coming along? I still have a lot to do, but I’m steadily plugging away at my list. When I saw this metallic pouch from Anthropologie the other day, …

Make a Winter Wall Hanging for Under $10 (+ Win a $5000 Shopping Spree at the Brick)

November 13, 2015 – 7:00 am | 9 Comments
How to make a beautiful winter forest scene wall hanging - free photo download included!

We had our first snowfall last week. This is always a bittersweet day for us up here in Alberta, Canada. We sigh because we realize we need to dig up our old winter boots, make sure …

A Gift in a Tin: Craft Night in a Tin

November 7, 2015 – 7:00 am |
A Gift In A Tin: Craft Night in a Tin. Ideas on what to include + free printables! A great Christmas or anytime gift. www.thediymommy.com

It’s the FINAL DAY 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 Thurday’s Date …