Category Archives: DIY GIft ideas

HOMEMADE TACO SEASONING

  I have been working on this recipe for a while and I finally feel like I have found a great balance of flavors.  It is very mildly spicy, so my can kids eat it.  This recipe makes a good … Continue reading

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HOMEMADE MARSHMALLOWS

We thought we would make heart shaped marshmallows for Valentine’s Day this year.  Did they turn out to be light and fluffy?  Not exactly, but they did have a yummy flavor, and with practice I believe we could master this … Continue reading

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DIY CLOTH BABY WIPE SOLUTION

Here are the ingredients you will need to make your own cloth baby wipe solution: 16 oz apricot oil or almond oil 16 oz liquid castile soap (I use lavender scented) calendula flowers (found in bulk at herb stores) First … Continue reading

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HOW TO MAKE A FELT STRAWBERRY, WITH PDF PRINTABLE PATTERN

As promised, I will be posting my felt food tutorials, with printable PDF patterns. I thought we would start with the cutest felt strawberry! For strawberry you will need: red and green felt red, yellow and green embroidery thread embroidery … Continue reading

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HEART PATCHES

Anyone have some holey jeans that need some love? Here are some love patches to solve your woes. Simply cut out some hearts, add some sweet sweet stitches, and a little bit of love.  Now patch up those brokenhearted jeans … Continue reading

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DIY WATERCOLOR PAPER LANTERN, WITH PATTERN

These watercolor paper lanterns are easy and fun to make.  Children will love to watch the light dance and glow as they carry them through the dark night. First start with 2 sheets of watercolor paper, 11″ x 14″ in … Continue reading

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FELT FOOD

Fried eggs anyone? Or maybe a fresh fruit platter? For my four year old daughter’s birthday last week, I made her some felt food to add to her play kitchen.  You would be impressed by the meals she cooks up … Continue reading

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HAPPY DAD’S DAY

Just thought we would share a few ideas for Fathers Day gifts. Love on paper Take You Ridin in My Car massage shirt Happy Father’s Day to all of the wonderful daddies out there.  How we love you so!   … Continue reading

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HOW TO MAKE A FELT MUSHROOM HOUSE

This is the finished mushroom house, which my girls got for Christmas this year. First, you will need a concrete tube.  Cut the tube to be about 8″ high with a hacksaw.  Then, draw the doorway and windows.  Use a … Continue reading

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