With so many holiday gatherings, we are always searching for new ideas for host and hostess gifts. This has become a favorite – a holiday gift wrapping kit! You can utilize many supplies that you more than likely have on hand!
One of my all-time favorite combinations is mint and chocolate. That’s one thing I love about the holidays – there’s no reason not to include peppermint, in the form of candy canes, to treats. I was dreaming up some ideas for a fun dessert for a Christmas Eve party and I came up with Chocolate Cookie Peppermint Ice Cream Sandwiches. Homemade brownie cookies paired with peppermint candy cane ice cream is the best holiday dessert! And speaking of desserts, I just finished a batch of homemade turtles…
Read more for the peppermint ice cream sandwich recipe and how to.
We are thrilled to be a DIY contributor for the amazing site, Project Nursery! We created a tutorial for a clay ornament that you can personalize with your child’s name or special date. This is a perfect DIY to make for your baby’s first ornament! We used air dry clay, stamps and (oh course) some sparkly gold paint! Head over to Project Nursery blog to see just how easy this ornament is to make!
These DIY paper ornaments are a breeze to make and they add a colorful modern pop to your tree. Even better, these make a great garland, too! We whipped these up for Minted’s blog, Julep. Check out the full tutorialand have fun making these paper ornaments.
The holidays are in full swing here. We finally put up our tree this week. Better late than never, right? Calla had her kindergarten holiday concert this week too, so it’s definitely feeling like Christmas. Hope all of your holiday preparations are going great. We’ve got more fun holiday projects and recipes for you this upcoming week. Stay tuned! And enjoy these links…
We’ve rounded up some of our favorite DIY projects that we’ve done that make perfect DIY holiday gifts. It will be no surprise to our friends and family that what they find under the tree l’ve made from this list! The dishtowels are perfect for almost anyone, mom or sisters would love the jewelry bowls, the spoons or the tote bag. And what kid wouldn’t love a new homemade backpack?