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Christmas Gift Card Pockets

For the Color My Heart Color Dare Challenge As Christmas draws nearer, I am often scrambling to find some simple gifts to make that  required little effort and are easy on the budget. As I was playing with the Cedar & Pine papers, I realized that each of the patterns would work perfectly for some… Continue reading Christmas Gift Card Pockets

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Christmas Gift Giving Ideas

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving - then Black Friday - then Cyber Monday. All whole week of events leading up to the Holiday Hustle.  Are you starting to panic or are you one of those who have it all together this holiday season? Yeah, me neither. For those of you, like me, who need a few gift… Continue reading Christmas Gift Giving Ideas

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New Product Blog Hop – Get Ready for the Holidays

Welcome to the New Product Blog Hop where we will be featuring products from our NEW Holiday Expressions catalog. If you have come here from Lauren Moore’s blog, you are on the right path!  When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link at the end to move to the next blog. This blog hop… Continue reading New Product Blog Hop – Get Ready for the Holidays

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A Christmas Tag with Fall Leaves

Today, I am using up a few of my fall crafting supplies♥ to create a Christmas Tag for the TGIF Project Challenge. The theme this week is "Tag You"re It" and I couldn't resist adding my little project to the challenge.  It may seem odd to use "fall" papers and dies for the holidays, but… Continue reading A Christmas Tag with Fall Leaves

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Reasons to Smile Cut Above® Kits

Do you enjoy creating handmade gifts for the holidays? This past year, I created one of our calendar kits and gave it as a gift. At first, I was very worried how time consuming it might be, but with the Cut Above® kits, it went together so easily. I especially love how I am able… Continue reading Reasons to Smile Cut Above® Kits

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It’s All About the Sparkle with H2H

Who doesn't love a little sparkle? Today, I am sharing beautiful Holiday Poinsettia Ornament on the Heart2Heart blog that is full of red & gold sparkle, and I have created a short process video showing you exactly how I made it.  If you love all that sparkles♥, why don't you share something you have created… Continue reading It’s All About the Sparkle with H2H

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12 Days of Christmas Creations ~ Soft Candlelit Silhouette

Today, we continue with my 12 Days of Christmas Creations and find ourselves once again playing with the Cricut® to create this Candlelit Snow Scene. I honestly enjoyed this project because it was simple to create and the results are breathtaking. I wish the photos could show you how lovely it looks in a dark… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Creations ~ Soft Candlelit Silhouette

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12 Days of Christmas Creations ~ Gifts of Warm Cocoa with a Double Trouble Challenge

As we continue with 12 Days of Christmas Creations, I wanted to inspire you to give some sweet treats of Warm Cocoa (with sprinkles) to your neighbors, co-workers, friends,  and family this holiday season.  This adorable little box can be filled with your favorite cocoa (or coffee), some marshmallows (or coffee beans), and a chocolate spoon… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Creations ~ Gifts of Warm Cocoa with a Double Trouble Challenge

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12 Days of Christmas Creations ~ Let It Snow Shadow Box

This year, I wanted to inspire you to create a few handmade items for Christmas, so, for the next TWELVE DAYS, I will be posting quick, simple, and easy projects you can make. As many of you know, I enjoy making decorations for my home, so I am beginning our Christmas crafting adventure with a… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Creations ~ Let It Snow Shadow Box