Church Christmas Party Decorating Ideas

Christmas Party Decor

If you’re in charge of decorating for your Church’s Christmas Party, I’ve got some simple decorating ideas for you! *This post contains affiliate links. Supplies: Plastic Table Cloth Rolls – We get ours from Cash n Carry or find them here:Plastic Tablecover Roll 3D Paper Christmas Tree Centerpieces – Tutorial HERE Snowflakes made from coffee filters Paper End Rolls – found at your local newspaper Use the above supplies to decorate for your Christmas Party. I cut snowflakes out of coffee filters {Read More}

Homemade Christmas Gifts – For Her (Part 4)

Homemade Christmas for her

Every year I love to make a Christmas List of the perfect DIY gifts for the women in your life! Moms, Grandmas, Daughters, Friends, Neighbors, and other loved ones. I hope you enjoy this years list of perfect DIY Gifts for Her… 1. Extender Slips – These are so easy to make and they are perfect to slip under a skirt or dress to add a little length. 2. Lace Tank Top – What girl wouldn’t love a Lacy Top to {Read More}

Hand Warmers – a Tutorial

Hand Warmers Tutorial

Trying to think of the perfect gift for your friend, neighbor, family, teacher, etc? These little reusable hand warmers are the perfect fall/winter gift for anyone in your life. I made them last year for my kids teachers and some gals I visit teach! You can make them with any design fabric. Kids love them too! Just pop these little babies in the microwave for 30 seconds and put in your pockets to keep your fingers warm while out in {Read More}

3D Paper Christmas Tree Centerpieces

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Hope your Holiday’s are going great! Today I’m showing you a Tutorial on how to make some 3D Paper Christmas Tree Centerpieces. I made these for a Church Christmas Party I was in charge of 2 years ago and I used them again last year! They are so inexpensive, simple, and easy, even the kids can help make these! They are also great for decorating during Christmas. Use some patterned paper for a festive look. You can see all our Christmas Party Decorating ideas HERE. Supplies: {Read More}

‘Clean for Candy’ Printable

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Looking for the perfect way to limit your kids Halloween Candy and get your House Clean at the same time?!?! We call it the ‘Clean for Candy’ system at our house! The kids each have a small amount of Halloween Candy leftover from the holiday weekend and since I don’t want a bunch of sick kid,s I ration the candy out throughout the week. Each day they can choose a few chores to do and earn a piece of candy {Read More}

DIY Baby Spider Costume

Spider Costume

Simple and cute DIY Baby Spider Costume! I made this for my little guy several years ago. It’s perfect for your little crawler, with the legs moving along the side as they crawl, so funny! This is a great costume to keep your little one warm if you live in a cold place! Here’s what you’ll need to make your own… Supplies: Black Hooded Jacket Black Pants Googly Eyes Black Fleece (or other black fabric that doesn’t fray) Batting (stuffing for the legs {Read More}

DIY Photo Fridge Magnets

Photo Fridge Magnets

My Mom and I made these when she came to visit a while back. We used glass rocks (1″) that are flat on one side, cut pictures of each of her grandchildren, and glued them on. Then we added a magnet to the back. I made them for my Mother-in-law as well and she loved them!! They make a great gift for loved ones during the Holidays! (This post contains affiliate links) Supplies: 1″ Clear Glass Dome rocks Printed photos (faces smaller than {Read More}

Smothered Enchiladas Recipe

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These Enchiladas are so yummy and smothered in a delicious sour cream sauce and melted cheese! The combination of Cilantro Lime Rice with Cheesy Green Chile Chicken on the inside and a creamy sour cream chile and cheese topping make these Enchiladas irresistible! Great dinner idea just add a side salad and you’re set! Add to your meal plan this week and let me know what you think! PrintSmothered Enchiladas Recipe Ingredients16 Soft Tortillas 1 – 19oz. can Green Enchilada Sauce {Read More}

S’mores Bars Recipe

Smores Bars

Happy S’mores Day everybody!! I’ve got a new delicious S’mores recipe you can make to celebrate! Just look at these yummy S’mores Bars (or Dip). They are easy to throw together and they are the perfect ooey gooey summer treat. PrintS’mores Bars Recipe Ingredients1 pkg. Graham Crackers 1/4 cup Sugar 1/2 cup melted Butter (1 stick) 3 – Hershey’s Bars or 9 – Reese’s Cups 5 ounces Marshmallows (I cut the big ones in half) 1 tblsp. Water 1 tblsp. {Read More}

4th of July Kids Craft – Star Hat

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I’ve got a new and exciting part of the blog – some call it vlogging (video blogging). Featuring my 2 cuties Samantha age 9 and Ella age 4. All my kids love to do crafts! You should see all the little scraps of paper laying around my house on a daily basis! I love it that my kids are so creative, it warms my heart. So I decided to get my kids involved with my blog! Thus ‘Sam and Ella’s {Read More}