Salt Dough Hand Print Ornament by Kellie from This Blessed Nest {Ornament No.4}

Salt Dough Hand Print Ornament by Kellie from This Blessed Nest {Ornament No.4}

I am delighted to start off today with Kellie from This Blessed Nest Hand Print Keepsake{Handmade Ornament No. 4}Welcome...Kellie! Heeeyyy everyone! I'm Kellie from This Blessed Nest. I'm also know as Bag Full of Posies Etsy girl. I'll gladly answer to both names. I am thrilled to be over Continue reading

                  
How to Make a Homemade Birdseed Wreath {for the birds}

How to Make a Homemade Birdseed Wreath {for the birds}

This is a wonderful craft to get the little ones involved with to treat our special feathered friends as the weather gets colder. They are made simply by combining gelatin and pre-mixed birdseed and are completely safe for the birds to snack on as food become scarce this time of year. We have a Continue reading

                  
Letter to Santa Ornament {No.20}

Letter to Santa Ornament {No.20}

I've made it! Day Four, Ornament Number Twenty {thanks so much for reading along and letting me share these with you!} ~ Don't forget ~Santa's Coming Early for One Lucky Reader Be sure to Stop back Monday Morning and see What he Brought Letter to Santa Ornament {Ornament Number Continue reading

                  
Button Snowflake Ornament {No.14}

Button Snowflake Ornament {No.14}

Button Snowflake Ornament {Ornament Number Fourteen}Materials Needed:Four Popsicle Sticks Various buttons Ribbon Start by measuring and marking the center of each popsicle stick. Glue together to form a snowflake {basically two 'X's'} I used Gorilla Super Glue to adhere together for a nice Continue reading

                  
Children’s Framed Fingerprint Ornament {No.13}

Children’s Framed Fingerprint Ornament {No.13}

Children’s Framed Fingerprint Ornament {Ornament Number Thirteen}Materials Needed:Mini Frame Scrapbook Paper Stamping Ink Pad Ribbon Mini Number Stamps or Stickers {optional} Begin by cutting a piece of scrapbook paper to fit a mini frame. I found my mini frames at the local dollar store; Continue reading

                  
Embroidered Children’s ArtWork into Framed Wall Art

Embroidered Children’s ArtWork into Framed Wall Art

I am so proud to say that my little guy has mastered 'the smiley face' all on his own. I wanted a sentimental way to preserve this little masterpiece, and even though my inital plan did not go as expected I am more than thrilled with the end result. {that is what I love about crafting...you can Continue reading

                  
Catching Fireflies; The Faux Decor Version

Catching Fireflies; The Faux Decor Version

A lot of us can recall fond childhood memories of running around the neighborhood, on warm summer nights, catching fireflies. We would place ours in a ventilated jar creating a magical glow for a few hours before letting them fly away free, night after night. Keeping with our whimsical 'bug' bath Continue reading

                  
Tin Can Flag Windsock {for the kiddies}

Tin Can Flag Windsock {for the kiddies}

I thought we would celebrate Flag Day today with an easy project that my adorable craft assistant could help me with. I love adding accessories to the garden and this time of year anything that has to do with the American Flag is even better! Re-using tin cans and left over craft materials make this Continue reading

                  
Mini Bird Seed Trees

Mini Bird Seed Trees

While enjoying the wonderful weather this past weekend, my little guy and I made a few Mini Bird Seed Trees for our feathered friends. I always enjoy getting the little guy involved in any kind of way {he likes playing with birdseed just as much as he likes playing with rice}We used an old white Continue reading

                  
Soap Balls {for Mom and Kiddies too!}

Soap Balls {for Mom and Kiddies too!}

I'm not sure who's going to love these more.... I started making these little guys when my son was diagnosed with severe allergies; He can only use Dove soap and I just had to find a way to make that plain white bar a little more fun! I thought I would include this recipe in the 'Projects for Continue reading

                  
For The Kiddies ~ Spring Art & Crafts Edition Part Two

For The Kiddies ~ Spring Art & Crafts Edition Part Two

Here are the last three projects for our 'Kiddie Art Gallery' this month. If you missed part one you can find it here. Remember, if you decide to create any of these projects with your little ones to shoot me over some pictures or a link to your blog post...I would love to make a gallery Continue reading