Mini Valentine’s Day Pillow with Burlap Heart {a Cricut Project}

Mini Valentine's Day Pillow with Burlap Heart made with the Cricut Explore AIR AD

This Mini Valentine’s Day Pillow with Burlap Heart makes a cute holiday decoration or gift! This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. This post contains affiliate links.  Do you make holiday decor or gifts regularly? These Mini Valentine’s Day pillows with a cute burlap heart are easy to whip up for decoration or

DIY Mini Plush Pouch with Faux Leather Tassel

Faux Leather Tassel made with the Cricut Explore Air 2

I’m excited to be making this DIY Mini Plush Pouch with Faux Leather Tassel as part of the Crafty De-Stash Challenge! I’m joining many other bloggers as we use products only from our craft stashes this month. This post contains affiliate links.  Everything is cozier in plush, right? Slippers, stuffed animals, those plush keychains that are all the rage right now– plush is currently soft AND

How to Upload Your Own Images into Cricut Design Space

How to Upload Your Own Images into Cricut Design Space

Did you find a great image on your favorite blog that you want to upload to Cricut Design Space? Or do you want to add a cute photo of your kids to make a print and cut magnet? Here’s how to upload your own images into Cricut Design Space. This post contains affiliate links.  If you’ve used any older versions of cutting machine software, then

Spoon Snowmen Craft for Kids

Snowman Spoon Craft for Kids that is perfect for winter break or snow days.

Have fun with snowmen without braving the cold with this Snowman Spoon Craft for Kids. This post contains affiliate links.  Our “Big Snow” of January 2017 has evaporated. My boys stood at the front door last night, tears flowing, as their snowman buddy melted away. They don’t quite have this snow thing figured out yet. So we made a snowman craft to help ease their

Spinach and Garlic Yogurt Dip for Game Day

Spinach and Yogurt Garlic Dip for Game Day AD

This Spinach and Garlic Yogurt Dip recipe for Game Day and shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #ReadyForKickoff #CollectiveBias Maybe I’ve been paying more attention this year, but I’ve seen so many Game Day party posts in my social media feed this month. My husband and I plan a Big Game Day party for

What Is A Cricut and What Can I Do With It

What Is A Cricut and What Can I Do With It?

Have you been eyeing a Cricut machine but you’re not quite sure what it is or what you would do with it? See what comes in a standard Cricut Explore Air 2 box (including an unboxing video), and check out Cricut project ideas. This post contains affiliate links.  While browsing through my phone last week, I came across an unboxing video that I did when

Watercolor Valentine’s Day Card

Watercolor Valentine's Day Card

A class at Haven Conference introduced me to the relaxing art of watercolor painting. This Watercolor Valentine’s Day Card is a fun, 15 minute Valentine’s Day project. This post may contain affiliate links.  We’ve had a snow day this weekend. At our house, snow days mean extra arts and crafts! My kids received watercolor Paint-By-Number books for Christmas that they love. I’ve been working on

Fearfully and Wonderfully Made Snowflake Craft

Fearfully and Wonderfully Made Snowflake Craft

Looking for a winter themed or snowflake craft for your children’s church or Sunday School class? Try this craft! This Fearfully and Wonderfully Made Snowflake Craft post may contain affiliate links.  In a recent reader Facebook survey, readers chimed in on what crafts that they would like to see most on the blog in 2017. The choices of “General Kid Crafts” and “Bible Themed Kid

How to Bookmark an Image in Cricut Design Space

How to Bookmark an Image in Cricut Design Space

Have you ever wondered how to bookmark an image that you’ve found in Cricut Design Space? Is this even possible? I’m answering a reader question today. I’m also haring How to Save a Project in Cricut Design Space at the end of this post.  This post may contain affiliate links.  This week, reader Vakeri asked a great question, “Hi…in the design space app, how do you

Silhouette Cameo VS. Cricut Explore Air

Silhouette Cameo Vs. the Cricut Explore Air. Read one crafter's experience with both machines.

Scroll to the end of the post for the giveaway! Are you considering a Silhouette Cameo vs. a Cricut Explore Air? I’ve been users of both for a long time. How is the Cricut different from competitive cutting machines? Here is my story of my experience with both machines. This post may contain affiliate links.    My Cricut Story Eight years ago, my sister in