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December Daily 2016

December Daily 2016

Today I’m sharing some pages from my December Daily album for 2016. This year I was able to work on the album here and there in order to complete it on New Year’s day. That’s a first for me. While it’s called a December…

January 2, 2017
mini tree Christmas decoration
DIY & Crafts

The Tradition of a Mini Tree

Each year my daughter creates her own mini tree with the cuttings from our larger, family tree. It’s a tradition now and she really takes pride in creating and decorating her tree. First, she starts with a pile of cuttings. Then she snips and…

December 10, 2016
December Daily

Why I Do a December Daily Album

This is my third year doing a December Daily album. I first came to know this project when I found Ali Edwards on Twitter. I was in awe of her amazing albums and knew I had to do them, too. I loved her scrapbooking…

November 28, 2016
Free Holiday Gift Tag Printable
DIY & Crafts

Free Holiday Gift Tag Printable

Thanksgiving is over and the Holiday season is officially here. People are decorating and shopping like crazy already. To help make your packages more fun this year, download this free holiday gift tag printable. It’s my way of adding a little humor and lots…

November 27, 2016
Happy Holidays Quilted Christmas Tree Skirt
DIY & Crafts

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays! I hope it is a wonderful time for everyone to make memories with family and friends. It’s unseasonably warm this year in Florida, and across much of the country. I made my way to the beach this Christmas Eve morning and was…

December 24, 2015
Christmas Card Tree Garland
DIY & Crafts

Recycled Christmas Card Tree Garland

In addition to the recycled Christmas card mini album, try this recycled Christmas Card tree garland. It is a fantastic way to preserve memories of holidays gone by. Use a simple circle punch and strategically cut circles from the cards. Try and get phrases,…

December 8, 2015
Christmas Mini Album Ideas

Recycled Christmas Card Mini Album

I’ve been saving Christmas cards for about fifteen years with the idea that they’d be turned into something else one day. I like that along with saving the holiday art, I preserve signatures, notes and photos of friends and loved ones. It makes the…

December 7, 2015
Life & Times

Mischief Ideas for Elf On The Shelf

My daughter is older now but she still loves to have our Elf, Analisa, stir up some mischief during holiday time.  I like that she looks forward to finding Analisa and going along with the fun like she did when was younger. Oh the…

November 18, 2015