The Perfect Tween Gift Ideas – Graphic Skinz

Cool Graphic Skinz Heart Locket

Have the Christmas lists from your kids started pouring in?  Maybe it's because we've had our Christmas tree up since Halloween but my kids are making their list and adding to them daily, but I noticed that my oldest daughter's list is much smaller than the twins.  Aside from the typical book request and American Girl Doll she doesn't have much else on it.  She loves reading, writing and anything to do with art, but for every holiday and birthday she gets tons of art supplies and she really … [Read more...]

Your Friendship Warms My Heart Gift Tags

Your Friendship Warms My Heart Mitten Gift Wrap

I am super excited to be hanging out over at The Crafting Chicks website sharing a very sweet and simple friendship gift that will be perfect for the busy holiday season.  I hope you will pop on over and check it out, but I also wanted to share a little sneak peek with you and a slightly different gift idea using the same Free Printables I created. I have so many wonderful friends in my life who I am beyond grateful for.  The old saying "It takes a village" is so true...I seriously doubt I … [Read more...]

Homemade Vanilla Extract – Christmas Gift Idea

Homemade Vanilla_Giggles Galore

I'm excited to announce that I have teamed up with 29 incredibly talented and creative bloggers to share some fun neighbor gift ideas. Make sure to check out all the ideas below and visit everyone's blogs for more details. This holiday make Homemade Vanilla Extract, it's an easy and affordable Christmas gift idea for everyone on your list.  I made homemade vanilla with some friends for the first time last year and handed it out as gifts to our teachers, neighbors and my husbands co-workers. … [Read more...]

Lemon Sugar Scrub Gift with a Hint of Color

Lemon Sugar Scrub_Giggles Galore

Need a little sparkle to brighten your day?  Then you’ll love today’s post brought to you by Sparkle®.  This Lemon Sugar Scrub is an easy gift idea that will brighten any mood and chase the blues away. Color can make a difference in our homes and our moods.  Whether it’s a hint of color in a necklace that adds to your outfit or a pop of color that brightens a room, or a special gift, color can definitely have an impact. Which is why I was drawn to the new Sparkle® paper towels with a hint of … [Read more...]

DIY Christmas Wine Bottle Gift Tags

DIY Wine Bottle Christmas Gift Tags_Giggles Galore

I'm back with another fun project for the Cricut Design Space Star Challenge.  This month we were challenged to come up with Christmas gifts, and while I agree that it feels a little too early to start thinking about Christmas gifts I think you'll love this quick, easy and inexpensive gift idea.  These DIY Christmas Wine Bottle Gift Tags are perfect for all of the holiday parties and entertaining you'll be doing in a few months. With my new Cricut Explore and Design Space this project came … [Read more...]

Easy Halloween Chex Mix

Halloween Chex Mix

This tasty and easy recipe is part of a sponsored post brought to you by Albertsons #StockUpSale, however as always all ideas and opinions are 100% my own. Surprise your little goblins and ghost with this easy Halloween Chex Mix, a combination of sweet and salty snack mix that is guaranteed to be gobbled up! This easy to make snack mix is addictive and it's perfect for parties and makes great gifts too!  Teachers, friends and neighbors will love getting a darling hand-painted candy corn … [Read more...]

Halloween Candy Corn Gifts

Halloween Candy Corn Pots

Candy Corn and Halloween go together, you just can't have Halloween without these sweet little candies making an appearance.  Even if you don't love the sweet little confections you'll love these cute Halloween Candy Corn Pots.  Fill them with treats for a fun gift for teachers, friends and neighbors. Here is what you'll need to make these cute candy corn pots: Medium size clay pots Yellow, orange and white craft paint Paint brushes Start by painting the entire pot with a base … [Read more...]

Caramel Apples and Happy Fall Y’all Printable

Caramel Apple Fall Gift with Free Printable

This post is sponsored by Market Street.  As always all ideas, projects and opinions are 100% my own. Happy Fall Y'all!  Today is officially the first day of fall and I think that is plenty of reason to celebrate, and what better way to celebrate than with caramel apples.  Any day is more fun with a jumbo gourmet caramel apple, wouldn't you agree?!? I'm a big fan of apples, especially this time of year...did you see my Apple Picking Party?  And I especially love them when they are covered in … [Read more...]

Personalized Lemonade Hostess Gift

Homemade Lemonade Hostess Gift

It's no secret I love entertaining.   Whether I'm the hostess or a guest, parties make me happy.  From kids birthday parties to adult soirees I love entertaining and spending time surrounded by family and friends.  Which is why I'm excited to bring you this post sponsored by Personal Creations,  a company that specializes in unique personalized gifts for life's special occasions. The next time you're invited to a summer soiree why not surprise your hostess with a personalized Lemonade Hostess … [Read more...]

DIY Hand Painted Tea Towels

DIY Dish Towel Supplies

Bring whimsy and personality into your kitchen with DIY Hand Painted Tea Towels. This easy and affordable DIY is a great way to add character to your own space or to personalize a special gift for friends.  Nothings says heartfelt like a handmade personalized gift like my personalized homemade lemonade hostess gift. Start by purchasing a package of plain white tea towels, which are also commonly known as flour sack towels.  You will also need a stencil or stamp and paint and paint … [Read more...]