The cherry on top of your present

I made these gift tags for the presents we gave our family. I can’t remember where I got the idea but I think I found it via Martha and I have a feeling it was in one of her recent magazines. I made them by drawing a snowflake onto a piece of cardboard, then using …

A Happiest New Year to you and yours

We hope you had a wonderful holiday season with family and friends. We’ll be sharing some things we did to prepare for the holidays with you here. To kick things off, I found this crafty idea before Thanksgiving and thought it perfect given Bourbon’s love of Christmas music. I had hoped to cut out a …

Craving Craft Time

I don’t know what it is but every year around Thanksgiving time I get a huge urge to make all things non-food related, of course in addition to food-related things. This year I picked out a few things to make so depending on how productive I am, you may see them more of them here. I …

swindle kindle cover

What’s that you say? You don’t want to spend 18.513% of the cost of your wife’s birthday present on a cover for your wife’s birthday present? You take pleasure in destroying books? You have a hardcover of a Lifetime original movie script sitting around? Well, boy oh boy, do I have a hearts and crafts …

Egg Delight!

For Easter we filled eggs with candy for our families to crack open. Although it was a long process (dremel the eggs, sterlize the eggs, color the eggs, let them dry, fill them with candy, glue them shut), I have to admit it was really fun to crack them open. The jury is still out …