Nativity Craft for Kids

Nativity Craft Hanging for Kids AD

Are you looking for a nativity craft for the older kids? This one involves painting, gluing, and cutting wood pieces! Thank you to DaySpring and Shepherd on the Search for sponsoring today’s post. This post may contain affiliate links.  Since debuting our Shepherd on the Search at the beginning of December, our family has been enjoying our little visitor. We’ve read the book– almost every

Circle Christmas Tree Cards

Circle Christmas Tree Cards with the Cricut Explore

If you’re wanting to add a handmade touch to a Christmas gift, these Circle Christmas Tree Cards are perfect! Made with a Cricut, you can get two cards with one cut! This post may contain affiliate links.  I typically do not make Christmas cards, but I do when I’m shipping packages! I always like including a handmade card with a Christmas gift that’s traveling across

Playing It Forward This Holiday Season with the Step2 Turbo Coupe Interceptor

Playing It Forward This Holiday Season with the Step2 Turbo Coupe Interceptor AD

I’m happy to be playing it forward this holiday season with the Step2 Turbo Coupe Interceptor. A special thanks to the Step2 Company for sponsoring this post and supplying the Step2 Turbo Coupe Interceptor as part of their Step2 Brand Ambassador Program. All opinions are my own.  Giving back IS the Christmas spirit. I honestly don’t have anything on my own Christmas list this year. Ever

DIY Family Ornament

DIY Family Ornament with Cricut Adhesive Foil

As I’ve been playing around with the Cricut Adhesive Foil, I’ve discovered more and more uses for it! This DIY Family Ornament is one of my favorites. This post may contain affiliate links.   How many people are in your immediate family? Represent them all with a star on this DIY Family Ornament. The Cricut Adhesive Foil adds extra sparkle and shine to your Christmas

Woodland Inspired Ornaments

Woodland Inspired Squirrel Ornament

I’ve experimented with different tree themes over the years. Three years ago, I did a candy themed tree. It was bright and colorful with pinks, purples, and blues. Large peppermint candies adorned the tree, and we even had a turquoise tree skirt. My daughter liked it, but I had a hard time adjusting to it. The past two years, we didn’t put up our large

Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season AD

This post was sponsored by Johnson & Johnson as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. While I like to think that our family does a good job at giving back throughout the year, I know that we definitely make it a priority during the holiday season. For us, we truly haven’t experienced the

Unleash Play This Holiday with Shopkins Chef Club

Unleash Play This Holiday with Shopkins Chef Club AD

Every year, around the first of December after the Black Friday online shopping madness, I always exclaim that I am finished Christmas shopping for the kids. And, every year, my husband laughs because he knows that it isn’t true. I always find “one more thing” that I have to get one of the kids, which leads to having to get the other kids “one more

DIY Santa Stop Here Sign

DIY Santa Stop Here Sign AD

Make a sign to welcome Santa to your home this year. Thank you to Elmer’s Products for sponsoring today’s crafty DIY Santa Stop Here Sign.  This year, my daughter has mentioned a few times how she’s not sure if she’s on the nice list. For anyone who personally knows my daughter, then you know that this is far from the truth! She is a genuinely

Gold Tip Wreath Ornament

Gold Tip Wreath Ornament

Give a plain wreath ornament glitter sparkle with the Gold Tip Wreath Ornament. Thank you to CraftProjectIdeas.com for supplying several of the supplies for today’s project.  If you haven’t noticed yet, I enjoy making Christmas ornaments. They are definitely one of my top five crafting projects. I made this one last year but never got around to posting it on the blog here. Have a

Faux Leather Initial Jewelry Pendant with Cricut

Faux Leather Initial Jewelry Pendant AD

Jump on the faux leather trend with this easy to make Faux Leather Initial Jewelry Pendant, made with the Cricut Explore Air 2. Thank you to Cricut for sponsoring today’s project. This post may contain affiliate links.    YOU GUYS! I’m so excited to show you today’s project. I discovered something about my Cricut recently that rocked my world, and I think you’re going to