Category Archives: Holidays

Jingle-Jangle Let’s Ginger Spangle

Oh, the magic of gingerbread house making… endless possibilities, treats galore, and above all… sweet memories to last a life time! Fair Warning: Be prepared to devote several hours, perhaps even a couple of days to complete this festive activity.  … Continue reading

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Advent: The Coming of Something Important

One of the many joyful things about Christmas is the length in which the season lasts.  Unlike other holidays, with Christmas, we get to bask in the enchantment of the holiday to come for a whooping four weeks!  Full disclosure … Continue reading

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The History of Us

Christmas is an extra cheerful time of year.  When glowing lights are hung lovingly throughout the town, and cold blistery nights offer the perfect excuse to cuddle in just a little bit tighter.  Where family traditions are made, and when … Continue reading

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Old Glory, Old Hobbies

What better way to welcome the patriotism that is to come than with a little at-home red, white, and blue? A red, white, and blue runner to be exact. Here is the break down to how it was created: Step … Continue reading

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The Early Signs Of Summer

If I could live in a place where summer-like weather exists year round, I would flock there in an instant. The summer months are filled with so much cheer and activity that it keeps me yearning for its spirited season … Continue reading

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May We Celebrate

I love any excuse to celebrate. Earth Day, Veteran’s Day, Flag Day, Chinese New Year, Summer Solstice, et cetera, et cetera… You name it and I do at least one small thing to acknowledge the day. Whomever began the big … Continue reading

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A Tisket A Tasket

Here is a unique basket idea with two purposes: Holds delightful festive treats. May be reused to plant darling flowers or useful herbs. Here are the very easy steps to follow: Cut three 1″ x 12″ strips of paper for … Continue reading

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