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Holiday Bruschetta

  The holidays are my favorite time of the year! But, all of the cooking takes up so much time. Try making this Holiday Bruschetta – it makes the perfect appetizer.

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Patriotic Wreath

Many of you know that 4th of July is one of my favorite holidays. Growing up my dad made it into a huge celebration for the entire block, so I really look forward to it every year. I wanted to make a festive wreath for the holiday and thought to try a bandana wreath. I’m […]

Ombre Glitter Champagne Bottle

I knew that I wanted to make something to add to the hand-painted champagne flutes that I made for Chris for Valentines Day. I have seen glittered champagne bottles before in stores and thought that I would try to make one. I bought a bottle of our favorite champagne and pulled out the glitter (I […]

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Hand Painted Champagne Flutes

I always think homemade gifts are the best. I wanted to make something for Chris and decided to make him some hand painted champagne glasses. I chose teal, but you could do any color combo you like. I think these will be really nice paired with a glittered DIY bottle of champagne, which I will […]

Hershey Chocolate Candy Apple Pops

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Fortune Easter Eggs

We’ve been doing Easter egg hunts at our household ever since the boys were little, and this year, I wanted to switch things up a little bit and give our golden eggs a twist. Instead of just putting money or candy in the prize eggs, I decided to make some that are an Easter version […]

Easter Yarn Eggs

This is a craft that I have done with my family for as long as I can remember. We have made garland out of the eggs, used them to decorate the mantle, and this year we made them to put in our Monica Potter Home barn box as a centerpiece for the table. Materials Colorful […]

Shamrock Bites

These are hands down a guilty pleasure for me this time of year. This recipe is really fun and easy to make, and they’ve become a tradition in our house. The kids call these Shamrock Bites and they start asking for these as soon as March rolls around. I hope you enjoy them, and be […]

Gold Glitter Stones

I wanted to think of something fun to do for the kids this year on St Patrick’s Day. Last year, our leprechaun took Molly on a gold coin hunt, so this year, I thought it would be fun to do a gold stone hunt (similar to an Easter egg hunt). The idea is that I’ll […]

Borax Crystal Shamrocks

Ingredients for Borax Crystal Shamrocks – Borax – Boiling water – A wide mouth glass mason jar – Green pipe cleaners – String – A pencil Using the pipe cleaners, twist them into the shape of a shamrock. Each shamrock will need 2 3/4 cups of boiling water per mason jar. You want to make […]