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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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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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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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...

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DIY Fabergé Eggs

Here is a beautiful decoration you can make with plastic Easter eggs. These are actually a lot easier to make than they look.  I created these Faberge Eggs for my Easter TV segment last...

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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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Moss Covered Basket

I have been seeing moss covered baskets everywhere this spring…at home and crafting stores, hardware stores and even at the grocery store. They are very pretty but even the plain ones carry a hefty...