Felt Napkin Rings from Paper Towel Roll

If you have crafting children or one who wants to try out a fun craft, this might be it! I have made these out of felt, but scrapbook paper or construction paper would work great too. Materials scissors felt or paper (I used felt in brown, light brown, tan, green and orange) glue or hot glue Paper towel roll DMC floss or thread … [Read more...]

Paper Pumpkin Place Cards

These simple little pumpkins are so quick and easy and add that extra charm to your festive table!  They can be place cards with a name or display words of things to be thankful for.  Maybe even let the children cut & decorate the paper with paint or markers and let them finish the pumpkins with each guest's name or what they are thankful … [Read more...]

Fall Candle Holder from Recycled Jars

These quick, easy, and charming recycled jars are a snap to create and make great centerpieces or hostess gifts.  Gather up some scrape burlap, ribbon, felt, twine, and fabric, and you're almost done! The hardest part is deciding on which jar to use! Look for different shapes and sizes,  make sure a candle fits in side.  First cut burlap … [Read more...]

Recycled Fall Wreath with Painted Paper Bag Leaves

This fun, kid-friendly project is a great way to re-use those old paper grocery bags and decorate for fall! MATERIALS Leaf template {DOWNLOAD LEAF TEMPLATE HERE} Large paper bags Paint (in fall colors - I used red, yellow, brown, and gold) Hot glue and/or double stick tape Wire (26 gauge) Styrofoam wreath Burlap or … [Read more...]

Magnetic Wall

Transform a blank wall into a fun and decorative place to showcase your child's masterpieces by making a magnetic wall! It's so simple - just paint the desired wall with magnetic paint (which you can find at any craft store or home improvement store), and then paint the wall whatever color you'd like with regular wall paint. The wall will … [Read more...]

Pink Summertime Sangria

This quick and refreshing sweet sangria is perfect for outdoor entertaining! Ingredients: 1 Bottle of White Zinfandel 8 ounces of Strawberry Daiquiri Mix (non-alcoholic) 6 ounces of Peach-Flavored Mixer (such as Fuzzy Navel - non-alcoholic) 8 ounces of pineapple juice 16 ounces of pineapple rum Assorted fresh fruits: … [Read more...]