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[9 Dec 2016 | No Comment | 73 views]
9 Super-Easy Christmas Treats to Make

As a mom of four little boys, I have had to adjust my expectations of Christmas activities. There simply isn’t enough time, patience, or sanity to do EVERYTHING, and I have had to learn to cut corners. But just because I cut corners doesn’t mean there isn’t still plenty of Christmas magic to be found! Over at eBay, I have posted nine edible Christmas crafts …

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[7 Dec 2016 | No Comment | 86 views]
Make Santa’s Coal Wreath

What do you give the friend, neighbor, or co-worker who is mostly naughty (but maybe a little bit nice)? How about this funny dollar store craft: a Santa’s Coal Wreath, featuring all dollar store materials and candies. I posted the instructions over in my column at eBay: [make Santa’s Coal Wreath]
Project Materials:

Santa candy, $1
Coal candy, $1
Paper plates, $1
Red crepe paper, $1
Hot glue gun and glue …

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[4 Aug 2016 | Comments Off on Make Easy Treats on a Stick inspired by the State Fair | 568 views]
Make Easy Treats on a Stick inspired by the State Fair

One of the things that fascinates me most about the State Fair is all that yummy fair food! Some state fairs boast over 50 items that are served on a stick. Over at eBay, I shared instructions for making three simple and yummy foods on a stick: S’mores on a Stick, Choco-Bananas on a Stick, and Chocolate-Covered Oreos on a Stick. Find out how to …

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[24 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Make Sheep Cupcakes | 326 views]
Make Sheep Cupcakes

If you want to make cute Easter cupcakes this year but don’t think you have the time or the skills, think again! These adorable sheep cupcakes by Justine at The Typical Mom are super quick and easy to put together. They would also be cute to serve at baby showers, or a farm-themed birthday party. 

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[22 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on Make Two Ingredient Edible Play Dough | 1,432 views]
Make Two Ingredient Edible Play Dough

Bored kids? Here’s a fun and delicious project! Use two simple ingredients to make this edible play dough from Justine at The Typical Mom and watch the boredom melt away. Then spend the afternoon creating – and subsequently eating – all kinds of creations!

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[15 Jan 2016 | One Comment | 812 views]
Make an Apple Turtle Snack

We love creative snack ideas. Healthy snacks are so much better when they’re fun, right? While some fancy food designs we’ve seen are complicated and time consuming to assemble, this apple turtle snack from Rebecca at Simple As That is quick and easy! It takes just a few minutes to put together, and is guaranteed to induce smiles at snacktime! [how to make an apple turtle snack]
Project …

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[11 Nov 2015 | Comments Off on Make DIY Tea Bags | 1,132 views]
Make DIY Tea Bags

These DIY tea bags are the perfect gift for the tea lover in your life! When I saw this tutorial from Jessica at Let’s Do Something Crafty I got really excited because I have actually saved and dried an assortment of herbal tea ingredients, including mint, hibiscus flowers, rose hips, and wild burgamot, and I have been wanting to use them to make tea for …

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[2 Nov 2015 | Comments Off on Make Thanksgiving Turkey Treats | 1,083 views]
Make Thanksgiving Turkey Treats

Now that Halloween has passed, have you started making plans for Thanksgiving? For many families it’s one of the biggest gatherings of the year, so you definitely want to plan ahead! Greet your guests with these festive, candy-filled favors made out of clear vinyl gloves, designed by Morena at Crafts Unleashed. You could even use them as place cards at the table! [how to make Thanksgiving …

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[14 Oct 2015 | Comments Off on Make Monster Eyeball Donuts | 815 views]
Make Monster Eyeball Donuts

Need a scary snack in a hurry? Check out this spooktastic Halloween snack idea from Ashley at Sugar & Cloth – a selection of everyday sweets become a collection of monster eyeballs! You can find most of what you’ll need at the dollar store. If you’re lucky enough to live near a good bulk candy store, shop around and you can make lots of variations …

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[16 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on 10 Popsicles to Make this Weekend | 1,246 views]
10 Popsicles to Make this Weekend

Spring in Atlanta is overwhelmingly beautiful and painfully short. We’re already seeing temperatures in the high 80s and even the 90s, and that calls for popsicles. These popsicles put the artificially flavored, store-bought versions to shame. And some of them even have booze in them! Happy summer, y’all.