how to make a christmas countdown wreath with the works all in one tool

The holidays are almost here, and so are all of the fun traditions that go along with them. One of our favorite family holiday traditions is a Christmas countdown or advent calendar. It helps us to focus on the things that matter most to us during this special time of year, and brings us closerContinue reading “how to make a christmas countdown wreath with the works all in one tool”

how to make a thanksgiving tablescape with the foil quill freestyle pens

Happy November crafters! It is time to get my Thanksgiving on! This year it’s all about foiling and rich colors for fall, and I’ve got some easy ideas for making a beautiful Thanksgiving tablescape with the Freestyle Pens and another new release from We R Memory Keepers, the Revolution die cutting and embossing tool. ClickContinue reading “how to make a thanksgiving tablescape with the foil quill freestyle pens”

diy easter countdown

Easter is a really special holiday at our house. As members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints we have a strong belief that Jesus was resurrected and overcame death for us, and we celebrate that amazing gift at Easter time. So, I try to make this holiday more like Christmas at ourContinue reading “diy easter countdown”

tenth day of christmas: easy christmas tree garland

If you know me, you know I’m all about celebrating special occasions, holidays, and other big events in a memorable, fun and simple way. Over the years I’ve discovered that I can enjoy these moments so much more when I don’t stress myself out. So, with that philosophy in mind, I’ve got a Christmas decorContinue reading “tenth day of christmas: easy christmas tree garland”

4th day of christmas: alphabet punch board christmas tree garland

A few years ago we got a new Christmas tree–a 9 foot pre-lit willow pine. I settled on a metallic theme to the ornaments on the tree, and we’ve been adding more goodies to put on it each year. This year, I made a DIY Merry Christmas Garland to bulk up the tree decor aContinue reading “4th day of christmas: alphabet punch board christmas tree garland”

lucky punch board treat box

Please tell me I’m not the only one who remembers little gifts and treats for holidays at the last minute! If you need an idea for a quick neighbor, teacher or friend gift for St. Patrick’s Day this week here’s an easy mini treat box I created combining two We R Memory Keepers punch boardsContinue reading “lucky punch board treat box”

st. patrick’s day free printable

Are you looking for some quick and easy St. Patrick’s Day decor ideas? Look no further! Today I’m sharing a FREE printable for St. Patrick’s Day that’s perfect for framing and displaying in your home or at a party; or you can use it for cards, scrapbook pages, planners, project life, and other paper craftContinue reading “st. patrick’s day free printable”

folding ruler heart wreath

Vintage folding rulers have made their way into the DIY and crafting worlds, and at this past CHA (Craft and Hobby Association trade show) We R Memory Keepers revealed that they have jumped on board! The new Ruler Studio is a fun and fabulous way to decorate, organize, and display whatever you can imagine. ClickContinue reading “folding ruler heart wreath”

diy rolled paper heart frame

I love making meaningful handmade Valentine’s Day gifts. It’s a great way to show your love for someone–spending your time and talents making something special for them. Today I’m sharing a favorite Valentine’s Day DIY heart frame gift idea I made two years ago. If you’ve got some cereal boxes and leftover scrapbook paper bits,Continue reading “diy rolled paper heart frame”

6th day of christmas: free christmas printables

If you need an easy last minute DIY Christmas decor or gift idea, today I’m sharing a set of FREE cozy holiday printables! You can pick from three different colors and phrases–check them out below. The holidays are such a special and sometimes hectic time, I thought it would be fun to share some freeContinue reading “6th day of christmas: free christmas printables”