Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Birdcage button Ornament (DIY)


It is now officially the Christmas season!  What does this mean?

Monday, November 26, 2012

Brick Guy Key Chain (DIY)


Let’s just admit it: LEGOs are fun to play with no matter how old you are. This key chain is a fun accessory to make and tote around – and if you happen to find yourself stuck at work or on the bus with nothing to do, just pull this little toy out of your pocket for instant fun! Here's how to make your own:

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Embellished Key Ornament (DIY)

On the rare occasion that someone asks me, "What do you collect?" I usually respond with, "Keys."

Lunch Sacs for Kid's Food Basket

Here's an entertaining activity for a large group that involves spending almost no money: bag decorating for Kid's Food Basket.  

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Calico Critter House Flip

A few months ago, while digging through the Goodwill Outlet Center bins, I found a vintage Calico Critter house from the 1980's!  Yaaaaaaay!  Unfortunately, it was beat up and missing some parts...like the stairs, a few doors...the base of the house....nothing big, right?  As I dragged my treasure into our apartment, my husband's jaw dropped.

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

The Countdown


Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and then...Christmas!
(Image above: Time Keeper's Necklace, made from an old lock and clock number)

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Don't Forget to Vote!



"You must be the change you want to see in the world"
                        ~ Mahatma Gandhi