Father's Day Tie Herb Pot
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DIY Father’s Day Tie Herb Pot

Giving potted plants as gifts isn’t just for Mother’s Day! Dads like fresh herbs too and if your dad is anything like by husband, he could use a few of these with all of his favorite herbs. This DIY Father’s Day Tie Herb Pot is sure to delight dad’s everywhere. Simply snip off a piece or two whenever cooking. Why not gift dad a fresh herb plant this year, all dressed up in a fancy …

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DIY Ombre Dresser
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DIY Ombre Dresser

Ombre style coloring is all the rage in home décor. Ombre colored pieces give a water color effect, where the color starts off light and trickles down to a bolder hue. You can add the look of ombre easily to your space by using a simple painting technique. Take a look below at how to paint this DIY Ombre dresser using ombre coloring. It is easier than you may think and the finished result is …

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Twizzlers Frame 2
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DIY Whimsical Patriotic Picture Frame #HersheysSummer #TwizzlersSummerFun

We are avid crafters in this family. I absolutely love doing crafts with the kids and my kids are always begging me to buy more supplies so we can create fun things. We make gifts, cards and so much more. WHIMSICAL PATRIOTIC PICTURE FRAME The kids and I had such a fun time creating this really fun picture frame. We made it for my father because he is the one who introduced me to Twizzlers many …

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kid craft flower garden
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Kid Craft: Mother’s Day Flower Garden

Mother’s Day is on the horizon and your kiddos will love this easy to make vase that mom will treasure! MOTHER’S DAY FLOWER GARDEN SUPPLIES One large mouth vase One package of Ferrero Rocher candies in 6-9+ pack. One package of wooden skewers One package of Natural Aspen Wood (You can use craft moss of any variety) One package of assorted felt colors One bunch of flowers to match your hand felt colors 1-2 small …

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glassjars-ed-collage
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11 Ways to Repurpose Glass Jars

I love reusing glass jars as often as possible. I love decorating with jars and even decorating them to give out as or with gifts. They are available in countless sizes, colors and almost all are reasonably price. Check out our Upcycled Ice Crystal Mason Jar candle holder. Cranberry Honey butter not only makes a great hostess gift, it is also packaged in 4 ounce Ball jars which can be used again. These mason jar …

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Lime Essential Oil Moon Dough 3
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Lime Essential Oil Moon Dough

LIME ESSENTIAL MOON DOUGH SUPPLIES: 4 cups of white flour ½ cup of baby oil 5-7 drops of lime essential oil Mixing Bowl Spoon Green food coloring, optional DIRECTIONS: In your mixing bowl add the 4 cups of flour and ½ cup of baby oil. Mix well. Add 3-4 drops of the green food coloring. Then, add the 5-7 drops of lime oil. Knead the dough so the color disperses. Take the mixture into your …

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DIY Easter Candy Gift Packages for Kids
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Easter Craft: Bunny and Chick Candy Packages

Easter is just around the corner and these fun little Easter bunnies and chicks are the perfect gift for school friends and neighbors, for the Easter bunny to hide, and to pop into Easter baskets. SUPPLIES NEEDED: Download and print our free printable bunnies and chicks Easter candy – preferably candy that is flat on at least one side Sewing machine Scissors TIP: You can purchase multi-packs of candy at Walmart for between $1-$2. If …

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Kids Crafts: Make a pretty bouquet of Spring flowers using pipe cleaners and foam balls.
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Crafts for Kids: Spring Flowers

Spring is just around the corner. I know it doesn’t feel like it for some of you though with the seemingly never-ending snow. You can still get into the Spring spirit with the kids though with this fun indoor flower craft. I came home late from an appointment with my son one afternoon last week and my daughter had gotten a little crafty while I was gone and handed me a small bouquet of flowers …

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Homemade Paint Recipe
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Crafts for Kids: Homemade Paint Recipe {Non Toxic}

We love crafting with our children and we are constantly looking for fun, new ways to do some of old favorites. Making our own paint is such a fun thing to do. You can create all kinds of colors that appeal to everyone and then paint whatever your heart desires. HOMEMADE PAINT RECIPE SUPPLIES: 1 cup salt 1 cup flour 1 1/2 cups water Food coloring DIRECTIONS: Begin by mixing together your salt flour and …

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DIY Leprechaun Beard 9
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St. Patrick’s Day Craft: DIY Leprechaun Beard

  If you are looking for a simple craft this St. Patrick’s Day that will keep the kids busy, and create a lot of fun afterward, then try this fun leprechaun beard. My daughter and I made this one together, but it seems that after it was made, everyone got in on the action sporting it and being goofy. SUPPLIES NEEDED: card stock dowel rod crepe paper streamer scissors glue pencil TIP: We were able …

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