Mini Pine Cone Kissing Ball Ornament and a Giveaway


Mini Pine Cone Kissing Ball Ornament is part of our design team work with Make It Fun  crafts.  All opinions and craftiness are our own! I know, I hear ya… “Bonnie, it is only October!”. Give me a second to explain myself. See, actually Christmas will be here before you know it. It just has a way […]

DIY Faux Moss Heart Valentines


Do you remember when you were little and daydreamed about that boy…you know…the one you wanted to carve your initials in the tree…just like the movies? Sigh, yea, that was a magical feeling. I just love that nostalgic feeling, and wanted to make something extra special for my loved ones this year for Valentine’s Day. […]

Top 13 Craft and DIY Projects of 2013


Happy New Year!! Trish and I want to say a huge “THANK YOU” to our readers for an amazing 2013! Y’all are the best! Throughout the year, we have new readers that discover us, and sometimes it is easy to miss a project. So today we have put together our Top 13 Craft and Diy […]

Fabric Angel Christmas Ornament


Hey Y’all! We decorated our tree the other night and my kids absolutely loved all the ornaments we put on our family tree. They just were amazed that I had saved all the sweet ornaments made by their little hands from preschool til now. Sigh.. I admit I got a wee bit emotional…sniff! By far […]

Snow Tipped and Stained Wooden Snowflake Ornaments ~ DecoArt Giveaway


Disclosure: We are members of the DecoArt Core Blogging team and received compensation and supplies for this adorable project, but all opinions are 100% our own. Are you getting ready for the Christmas decorating to begin? We are in the midst of it all at my home. It helps to plan a Christmas party for […]

12 Days of Christmas Series …. {Featured Crafts and Ornaments}


Trish and I loved the opportunity we had to participate in the 12 Days of Christmas series with some incredibly talented bloggers…. 1 Partridge In A Pear Tree • Glass Glitter Pear • A Pumpkin And A Princess 2 Turtle Doves • Ruffled Feather Turtle Doves • Cherished Bliss 3 French Hens • Faith, Hope […]

Personalized Ornaments …

Holly Wreath personalized ornaments

Holly Wreath Personalized Ornaments… These little ornaments are super easy, and I love that I was able to capture both of my children doing something they each love and preserve it for memories! Let’s get started…. Supplies Needed for Holly Wreath Personalized Ornaments Jute Twine Paper Mache Ornament Discs Mod Podge Linen Colored Acrylic Craft […]

Peg Doll Angel Ornament with DecoArt and a Giveaway

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Hey y’all!    We recently had the chance to try out some of Deco Art’s acrylic paint and I am so excited to share this sweet peg doll angel ornament with you today!  Isn’t she such a cutie?! Peg Doll Angel Ornament Tutorial Supplies: Deco Art Americana Acrylic Paint in Antique White Deco Art Amerciana Acrylic […]

Simple Snowman Ornament

Simple snowman ornament

Are you ready for Christmas? We are getting the final touches done on our own homes and then it will all be about family time! Today I am going to show you how to make this simple Snowman Ornament… This little craft is not only simple, but super quick as well. This would be a […]

9 Ladies Dancing… Peg Doll Snow Globe Ornament

9 ladies dancing ornament

Today we have the pleasure of being a part of the 12 Days of Christmas Ornament  Series at My Sister’s Suitcase.  They are two of our favorite bloggers and you will love all of the days’ ornaments that have been shared so far! The ornament that we made was inspired by the ninth day of […]

Vintage Glass Glitter Reindeer Ornament

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Hope all is well  with everyone!  Do you remember my glittered Fall leaves wreath that I made a few weeks back?  Well, I finally had a chance to try out more of the glitter from the wonderful folks at Art Glitter sent us. I just love the way it looks on this sweet Reindeer Ornament… I […]

Sheet Music Holiday Decor

sheet music christmas ornament tutorial

I don’t know about you, but nothing says Christmas to my family like MUSIC! I have a daughter who plays guitar and flute and,  {yes I am the mother who caved} a son who just started drums!! Needless to say…WE LOVE MUSIC!! So with that said, I have been admiring all the sheet music holiday […]