Category: Crafts

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How to Make a Cactus Planter

As a child, I thought the coolest plant in the world was a cactus, especially the grafted cactus with the colorful top. I would always ask for one for my birthday but I could...

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Indoor Herb Garden

There is nothing quite like cooking with fresh herbs…whether you are preparing a simple mozzarella and tomato salad garnished with fresh basil or an asparagus, potato frittata seasoned with fresh thyme.  I like to...

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How to Make a Birdhouse Craft Kit

With Mother’s Day quickly approaching (Sunday, May 14th), I wanted to share some of my ideas for sweet and heartfelt Mother’s Day gifts. One of them is this birdhouse craft kit. It is very...

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Easter Pail

It’s finally spring and with Easter less than a week away, it is time to start thinking about Easter baskets. There are many different ways to make a stylish Easter basket but this one...

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How to Make Fabergé Eggs Gift Boxes

I have always been fascinated with the jeweled Fabergé Eggs and the amazing craftsmanship used to create these beautiful works of art. I thought it would be fun to make some candy box versions...

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Decorated Plastic Eggs

As most of you already know, I love to repurpose and make many of my crafts reusable like these decorated plastic eggs. I realize that plastic Easter eggs are already reusable but why not have more...