DIY · Other Holidays

Cheap & Easy Heart Wall Hanging

This is a super easy heart "wreath" that came about quite by accident and only cost me a couple of dollars. It might have taken me a whole 10 minutes of actual "working" time, with the whole project taking 30 minutes max from start to finish. For some reason, the picture is sharp and clean… Continue reading Cheap & Easy Heart Wall Hanging

Christmas · DIY

12 days of Christmas crafts…day 10.

Here are a few quick and easy natural ornaments that you and your family still have time to make. I absolutely love this blog and all of the sweet things this family makes, plus hearing about the tales of the Little Red House. 🙂

Our Little Red House

Day 10-DIY-Tiny handmade ornaments

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It is so much fun giving and receiving little handmade ornaments.

Over the years we have made baby hand print ornaments.

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Tiny baskets with little embroidery thread balls and toothpicks with black beads as knitting needles.

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Besides making our own we also buy from other artists out in the world.

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This little paper angel was my favorite hand made ornament I bought this year. I bought it from the Scandinavian festival. The woman I bought it from told me her friend makes them and they take a long time to make.

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My most recent purchase was a little walnut mouse from the children’s theater. It’s half a walnut shell with little whiskers on one side and a Santa hat. All hand made by tiny hands.

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We make a new ornament every year, it’s a tradition. Usually what ever ornament we design for that year gets added…

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Christmas · DIY

Can You Guess?

Any guesses as to what I did with these supplies? To my local peeps, please don't comment, if you were a part of the project, or have knowledge of it, or saw the results. I'll let you all know the answer tomorrow. 🙂

DIY · Gift Ideas

A Blessing Ring for Cards

A Blessing Ring for Cards is a simple sturdy ring that holds greeting cards, bible quotes, inspirational quotes, etc, to keep the cards and small mementos organized to hang on a doorknob or someplace else handy to grab to look through as a reminder of a special occasion, or for encouragement, comfort or inspiration. Add… Continue reading A Blessing Ring for Cards

DIY · Fall & Thanksgiving

2 Minute $2 Thanksgiving Wall Hanging

I found another Thanksgiving plaque at the dollar store that I loved and finally bought after seeing it on several trips. The colors are gorgeous! This plaque is 11" x 8" pressed cardboard with a jute string hanger. I probably wouldn't have bought it then, except I was looking for burlap ribbon for another project… Continue reading 2 Minute $2 Thanksgiving Wall Hanging