Thank You Gifts Blog Hop 12 Days of Christmas DAY TWELVE
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Thank You Gifts Blog Hop 12 Days of Christmas DAY TWELVE

What’s better than a hot drink on a cold day?  CHOCOLATE! These decorated cans of hot chocolate are simple to make and great to have on hand as “Thank You” gifts for those special people who have been invaluable throughout the year.  I’m also going to use one in a theme gift I’m making.  Let’s…

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Advent Calendar Blog Hop – Cookie Tray Gift

Advent Calendar Cookie Tray My advent calendar doubles as a gift. You can remove everything and have a usable cookie tray. Woo hoo! Wouldn’t it be great to give this away and get REAL gingerbread cookies in return? I knew you’d agree. 😉 I used my Gypsy to help me save space and paper. I…

Cricut Thanksgiving Banner
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Cricut Thanksgiving Banner

Woo hoo!!  I’m loving the way this banner turned out.  Remember when I turned that pumpkin into a vase?  You can see that here.  Here are some more pumpkin crafts: How to decoupage a craft pumpkin and here’s a Thanksgiving pumpkin decorated with vinyl.  Ok, enough about pumpkins. 😉 Here’s how I made the Cricut…

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HGTV PARTY Cricut Lite Handy Man Cartridge Tools

These tools I made are on a wooden peg board. 😉 Here are some more of the decorations I made for my friend Sunita’s surprise birthday party and to celebrate her debut on the HGTV show All American Handyman. Here’s a link to the 1st HGTV post I made (more decorations and info) AND A…

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Cricut & Gypsy Basketball Solutions Cartridge Card

I love the way these simple cards turned out! In this video I use the Gypsy to make these basketball cards, but I also teach you some things about the Gypsy, give paper/cardstock tips, explain the Auto Fill Cricut Function and use the Cuttlebug and ATG 714 tape gun. I hope you enjoy this video!…

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Cricut Wild Card Cartridge Father’s Day Card

I heart this card I made last year for my Father in Law. 😉 First, you’ve got to hover over the photo above.  Whew.  Now you can’t get Wild Thing out of your head either!  Sorry.  That was sorta mean….I wanna know for sure…my apologies, I broke into song again.  Well, if you can stop…

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Cricut Lite Sugar and Spice Photo Frame Project Video – Blog Hop & Give A Way

Hey I’m participating in a “June Bug” Blog Hop hosted by MoMo.  So, below you’ll find a video I did … and below that a Give A Way and the names of the other people who are my Blog Hop pals today.  You should go check them out too!  I can’t wait to see what…

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Cuttlebug Ink Embossing Video

In this video you’ll learn one of my favorite techniques using ink, an embossing folder and cardstock.  You’re going to LOVE it!  You can use any kind of ink, but if you want your folders to clean up easily, use only water based ink.  I do use one pigment ink pad in this video and…

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Comparison & How to Use the Sizzix Big Shot & the Cuttlebug Video

I’ve been asked many times to explain what the Big Shot and Cuttlebug are, how they work and which one I prefer.  I finally got it done!! 😀  I hope you enjoy the video.  If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask me! 😉 If you look to your left under the heading “Laundry…

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Tweets Milk Carton – Cricut Stretch Your Imagination

Milk Carton Candy Holder…Why?  No idea.  It is pretty cute though.  Oh, I’ll take that clip off after I put the candy in it and glue it shut.  Promise! I just had to make this…and I have no clue why.  After I was finished making  the carton (this is from paper, not an empty milk…