Category Archives: Sewing

DIY Photo Snow Globe Ornament

Who knew the whole time I was making these Photo Snow Globe Ornaments I’d be smiling? And, who knew “dashing through the snow” could be so much fun? This season, trim your tree with these “make and shake” personalized ornaments … Continue reading

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Homemade Cranberry Pepper Jam Recipe

This cranberry pepper jam not only made me smile with it’s beautiful holiday vibes and tastes, but it was so much fun to try some new low key photography, making the jam pop from a darker background. It’s a challenging … Continue reading

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Easy Canned Apple Pie Filling Recipe

Are you looking for something fun to do this fall? One delicious way to celebrate autumn is to visit a local apple orchard. A day at the orchard can include fresh apple cider, warm doughnuts and hayrides as well as … Continue reading

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How to Sew Perfect Pleats With a Fork

Who knew a common kitchen utensil would become part of your sewing kit? You’ll be wondering why you didn’t throw a fork in your bag years ago when you learn how easy it is to create perfect fork pleats using … Continue reading

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How to Make Pickled Apples

For a fun, new autumn condiment, that pairs wonderfully with the rich foods of fall, try making your own pickled apples. Serve them next to a grilled pork chop or top a pulled pork sandwich with these spicy, maple-flavored pickles. … Continue reading

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How to Turn a Candy Bag Into a Zippered Pouch

We aren’t sugar-coating anything when we say that you’ll definitely get a smile everywhere you go when you pull out this delightful zipper pouch made from a candy bag. Fill it with your keys, a card, a little cash and … Continue reading

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DIY Felt Trick or Treat Bags: One Minute Video

The front porch is decorated, pumpkins are carved and costumes are made. Now it’s time to create some delightful, felt trick or treat bags for your scary little ghosts and goblins. Made from sheets of craft felt and a little … Continue reading

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DIY Life-Size ‘Hocus Pocus’ Witches Halloween Decoration

Up your creepy yard game for Halloween by recreating three of the most delightfully wicked sisters to grace a movie screen. Fans of the movie ​Hocus Pocus​ will immediately recognize the Sanderson Sisters on your front lawn when they see … Continue reading

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DIY Life-Size ‘The Addams Family’ Cousin Itt Halloween Decoration

Have fun this Halloween season with one of the creepy, mysterious and spooky members of ​The Addam’s Family​. You’ll have the spookiest, kookiest front porch on the block when this DIY life-size Cousin Itt greets your trick or treaters. Gather … Continue reading

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DIY ‘Poltergeist’ Haunted TV Halloween Decoration

Talk about a Halloween decoration that will send chills up your spine and scare the living daylights out of your trick or treaters. They might even spill their candy buckets as they flee past the creepy hands inside this glowing … Continue reading

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