Craft Pumpkin Candle Holders |#michaelsmakers

Craft Pumpkin Candle Holders |#michaelsmakers

Craft Pumpkin Candle Holders - #michaelsmakers | September is finally here and we are highly anticipating the arrival of fall. We have a few festivities lined up the next couple of months so I'm anxious to get a jump start on our fall decor. It will be a few more weeks before the pumpkins are ready to be harvested at our local roadside stand, so I made a trip to Michaels Pumpkin Patch for some early picking. This year I decided to turn our pumpkins into some Craft Pumpkin Candle Holders as part of the Michaels Makers September Continue reading

Fall Recipes for Thanksgiving | creative reader features no. 198

Fall Recipes for Thanksgiving | creative reader features no. 198

Fall Recipes for Thanksgiving | I have another round of fabulous recipe features to slide in before Thanksgiving arrives. Even if your menu is already set, there is always room for another festive dish .... right? Hope you have a fabulous week - the Sunday Showcase Party link up will be posted shortly. Sweet Potato Gratitude Rolls Submitted by Parrish at Life With The Crust Cut Off Pecan Pie Muffins Submitted by Liz at Love Grows Wild Mini Pumpkin Pies Submitted by Debbie at One Little Project GF DF Walnut Crust Apple Pie Continue reading

Printable Thanksgiving Menu Template | making printables with the silhouette machine

Printable Thanksgiving Menu Template | making printables with the silhouette machine

Printable Thanksgiving Menu | This week I'm putting together our Thanksgiving table. For any entertaining that involves serving food I always like to print out a menu for our guests. It not only is a quick and simple way to display what will be served for the guests, but mainly keeps me on track in the kitchen as I get the dishes together. This years printable was designed using the software that came with my Silhouette machine. I find the Studio Designer software to be incredibly easy to use - especially when resizing, aligning and Continue reading

Mini Pinwheel Thankful Garland Banner

Happy Thanksgiving My Friends. I have so much to be thankful for this year ~and truly grateful for each and every one of you. I had great intentions of creating a meaningful 'thankful' project this year however, the past few weeks have flown by very quickly. I did mange to pull together this fast and easy Paper Thankful Garland made from a few supplies I had stored away. It can be made in less than an hour and customized by you, your family and even left blank for your holiday guests to fill. Materials Needed: Scrapbooking Paper Continue reading

50 Thanksgiving Place Card Crafts & Projects {Saturday Inspiration and Ideas}

While I have a fond love for fall decor, I have to admit the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving I am totally ready to break out the mistletoe and holly. We usually host our family dinner so I do spend some time trying to keep the fall season alive when planning the table decor. With just a week and a half left, this weeks Saturday Inspiration and Ideas is packed with place card settings to add the perfect final touch to your holiday table. Traditionally place cards suggest a larger formal sit down dinner party; however place cards can be used to Continue reading

20 Thankful Garlands and Gratitude Tree Crafts for November {Saturday Inspiration & Ideas}

20 Thankful Garlands and Gratitude Tree Crafts for November {Saturday Inspiration & Ideas}

Hope everyone is having a festive weekend. It's hard to believe November is just a few days away. With so much to be grateful for this year, I thought I would share a few ideas for Thankful Garlands and Gratitude Trees for this weeks Saturday Inspiration and Ideas. Hopefully this early inspiration will allow me enough time to get something together before Thanksgiving this year. Thankful Paper Leaf Garland {source: Simply Modern Mom} Thankful Garland {source: Simple Song} Paper Chain Thankful Garland {free printable} {source: Continue reading

Framed Thanksgiving Menu {With Printable Template}

Framed Thanksgiving Menu {With Printable Template}

In preparation for the upcoming Thanksgiving feast I have created another printable menu template. I always like to have a list of what dishes I am planning on serving; as it not only lets the guest know what’s coming but it also keeps me on track as I am running around preparing the last few things before we sit down to eat. {yes, like I have admitted before, I have been known to leave dishes in the fridge only to remember them after the meal is done} This template can be download {here} and customized by adding your planned dishes. {To print Continue reading

Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub {Easy Thanksgiving Hostess Gifts}

Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub {Easy Thanksgiving Hostess Gifts}

Since the Lemon Sugar Hand Scrub & Brown Sugar Body Scrub were a hit in the spring, I thought I would share a new festive mix that would make a great hostess gift for the upcoming holiday. These are extremely easy to put together and you can even make larger batches to finish off a few gifts all at once. Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub{use as a hand scrub or body scrub} 2 Cups of Brown Sugar 1 Cup of Granulated Sugar 2 Tablespoons of Pumpkin Pie Spice 1 Cup + 1 Tablespoon of Sunflower, Safflower, or Vegetable Oil Mix Brown Sugar, Continue reading

More Thanksgiving Themed Showcases & Three Scoops of Love Giveaway Reminder

More Thanksgiving Themed Showcases & Three Scoops of Love Giveaway Reminder

A little reminder to sign up for Three Scoops of Love Giveaway if you have not already; You have a chance to win any item of your choice from their online shop!To enter simply leave a comment and/or link up your project to the Sunday Showcase Party! {here}{The Party and Giveaway both end tonight and I'll be posting more highlights along with the winner on Tuesday} If you missed the quick sneak peek posted yesterday packed full of more Thanksgiving Day Ideas; you can find it {here} Here are more sneak peeks of some fabulous Continue reading

Sunday Showcase Party Early Sneak Peek {Creative Thanksgiving Ideas}

Sunday Showcase Party Early Sneak Peek {Creative Thanksgiving Ideas}

With the holidays quickly approaching I thought I would share a few early Thanksgiving ideas from the party ~ only 18 days 'til Thanksgiving!You can find The Sunday Showcase Party {here} plenty of time left to come join in the fun and link up your own creations!Have a blessed Sunday ~ Enjoy! Chalkboard Placemats for Thanksgiving {love} Submitted by Beverly at Flamingo Toes Chalkboard Chargers Submitted by Jen at Tatertots and Jello Chalkboard Pilgrim Hat Place Cards Submitted by Karly at Jellybean Junkyard Paperclip Continue reading