Wooden Deer Silhouette Ornament

This post is sponsored by Cricut. All opinions are my own. One of the BEST parts about being a crafter this time of year is making handmade gifts for those we love, which is why I'm excited to partner with Cricut in a Secret DIY Santa Gift Exchange and bring you this easy DIY Wooden Deer Silhouette Ornament. For this particular gift exchange we were assigned another blogger to come up with a special diy just for them that involved using my favorite craft tool, the Cricut Explore.  I decided … [Read more...]

Dream Tree Challenge – Rustic Reindeer Christmas Tree

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!  Last spring we moved into a new home and I'm super excited about decorating for Christmas and making memories with my family in our new home. So, of course I was thrilled to find out that our Michaels Makers Challenge this month was to decorate a Christmas tree for the Dream Tree Challenge.  I had a hard time deciding on a theme for my new tree, but knew I wanted it to be fairly neutral with a little bit of sparkle and glam.  I'm calling this our … [Read more...]

Rudolph the Wooden Reindeer

This wooden reindeer holds a special place in our families Christmas holiday.  The original version of this wooden reindeer has been in our family for more than 35 years.  He was originally made by my Dad as a Christmas gift for my great-grandmother.  After she passed away my parents gave him to me as a gift for the first Christmas in our new home.  He is a cherished treasure.  Over the year's I've gotten lots of comments and questions about where he came from and I love telling his story.  I … [Read more...]