Cherry Cream Cheese Tarts & Lettering Delights Cupcake Wrappers


Hi everyone!  I sure hope you’ve had a nice Christmas and are enjoying your holidays!  I’ve been spending time with my family playing games, cooking together and taking it easy.  It’s been great!

Today, I cranked up my Silhouette Cameo to make some fast cupcake wrappers from Lettering Delights for these yummy Cherry Cream Cheese Tarts I made.   They are delicious and not […]

3D Christmas Pop Up Cards – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post

Oh Christmas Tree...

If you still need to make some Christmas cards, try these cute pop ups by Lori Whitlock!  I decided to make mine super simple by using her Christmas Day digital paper to help me create cards that I could print and cut using my Silhouette Cameo.

Using the Silhouette software, I positioned the digital paper onto the card that comes with the […]

A Few More Christmas Project Favorites

Ho Ho Ho

Did you see a few of my favorite Christmas projects from 2011 the other day?  Well, now let’s flashback a little farther and check out a few of my favorite Christmas projects from 2010.  I hope you enjoy this quick revisit too!

What I liked about this project, besides Santa’s belt…I love making Santa belt things…so weird.  Anyway, what I like most about this is that everything is made out of […]

Instant Cocoa Mix Bulk Recipe


My kiddos love hot cocoa/hot chocolate.  I’ve been buying it for the Keurig which is nice and easy but gets expensive after a while.  My husband told me that he loved the hot chocolate mix his mother made when he was a child.  He said she made it in bulk so they always had it around.  That’s all I needed to hear.  I asked her for her recipe […]

Glass Etched Mirror Christmas Word Art – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post

Dollar Store Mirror + Glass Etching Cream & Vinyl = This!

Have you tried glass etching before?  If you haven’t, I hope you’ll try it!  It’s easy, inexpensive and packs such a visual punch.

Here’s what you’ll need:

You’ll need glass etching cream, a foam brush, glass or a mirror and a template or stencil.  I made a template using vinyl and […]

How to Make Bags from Scrapbook Paper VIDEO

It's GREAT to be able to turn unused scrapbook paper into a useful gift bag!

Hi Friends!  You may remember a post that I recently made showing how to make bags from scrapbook paper.  This is the same content but in video form.  I know that some people learn better with video, so I thought I’d make one for this.  It’s a great way to save money because you are using things you already have and paper that might otherwise not be used (maybe because it looks like […]

Naughty Nice Vinyl Wood Block – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post

Well, nice is really the best but this sign still makes me chuckle.

Looking for the LD Jingle Hop?  Click HERE!

 You can make simple holiday decorations using Lori Whitlock’s fun and festive designs!  Today, I’m using the Naughty is the New Nice file.  I know it will crack people up when they come over and see it sitting on my mantel!

I’m using some of my very favorite crafty supplies […]