Get your 2021 calendars

Get your 2021 calendars

Don’t forget to pick up your calendars for next year if you haven’t already. Although, if you’ve been procrastinating, Shutterfly frequently has a coupon for a free calendar this time of year. I know for certain they did it last year in December week...
Yule clogs

Yule clogs

Before I started researching this post, I didn’t realize that the traditional Yule log that one puts in a fireplace is also known as a Yule CLOG. But today I want to talk about the clogs that are Dutch wooden shoes. On the evening of December 5th, the Dutch celebrate...
Walnut shell doll beds

Walnut shell doll beds

Make tiny walnut shell doll beds and little bead dolls to put in them. You need walnut shells, scraps of felt or fabric, little wooden beads or something to represent the baby’s head, and hot glue. Instructions from Pepper and Pine are in this 6-minute video....
Line beds with fleece blankets

Line beds with fleece blankets

Line beds with fleece blankets. It’s getting chilly now, and your family will love the cozy feeling as they are tucked in and headed off to dreamland… (Image credit: Jill Wellington ) You might also like these posts… Line beds with fleece blankets...
How to use cranberries as a vase filler

How to use cranberries as a vase filler

Today will be Almost Wordless Wednesday. I wanted to show you how to make this really pretty floral display using cranberries as vase filler. The trick is that you have to put a vase inside of a vase because if you put the cranberries in with the water, they just...
October week 4

October week 4

Less than a week ’til the spookiest day! Do you have your pumpkin? Do you need to check in with kids about Halloween costumes? Pick up candy favorites while they are on sale, and before they are sold out. If you don’t want to use pumpkins as a table centerpiece,...