Category Archives: Holidays

Handmade Holidays in 2011

This year was a Christmas filled with handmade gifts, which happens to be my favorite kind of gift. I made a lot of gifts to give this year as well as received plenty of fantastic handmade gifts. Before the year … Continue reading

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Sparkly Sequined Ornaments

I love sparkly things and crafts and sharing my love of crafting with my nieces and nephew. What better project to create together than these delightful sequined ornaments that I bought as a kit from a local craft store. Each … Continue reading

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Christmas lights in snowman and reindeer shapes

The other day I blogged about wearing some Holiday Spec glasses to see Christmas themed shapes in points of light. The photo above is my attempt at showing how it looks to view through the holiday specs. On the left … Continue reading

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Glitter Snowflake Ornament Project

Rescue those ugly ornaments from the clearance bins! I found these rather “blah” snowflake ornaments at the dollar store. They seemed to be saying, “please cover me in glitter and make me pretty!” Ironically they look better photographed than they … Continue reading

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Black Friday Christmas Lights

This year I didn’t end up going shopping on Black Friday with my sisters. Later in the day most of the family visited Lakeside Park to see the Christmas lights and decorations. It wasn’t too cold out for a walk … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas Gift tags and Greeting Cards

I enjoy visiting a local scrapbooking store, The Scrapbook Cottage. Each month they offer free make n’ take events. In November they had two make n’ takes and fortunately I was able to attend both of them. At the first … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Have a Happy Valentine’s Day! I’ve been having computer problems lately, so I may not be online for a little while. Once my computer situation is resolved, I will be back online & blogging.

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