Gift Wrapping | Wooden Gift Tags

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One of my favorite parts of giving a gift is the packaging.  I love to wrap the gift in special paper and add a special touch!!  There’s just something extra special about a beautifully packaged present. A while back I was at the home improvement store and I came across a roll of wood veneer. […]


DIY 10 Minute Wristlet

  Another day, another gift idea!  This gift would be great for most women, including a teenager!  It’s very simple and fairly inexpensive. Supplies needed for DIY wristlet:  a craft handbag (found at most craft stores), painters tape (I prefer FrogTape for textured surfaces), spray paint, tassel or charm

GIFT IDEAS | Handmade Engraved Bracelet

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 I’m excited to share today’s handmade gift idea with you!  This craft is so much fun to make and has endless possibilities.  I used a bracelet but you can use anything that is metal. Here are the supplies you need to make a handmade engraved bracelet:  metal bracelet, rotary diamond engraver, tape (duct, electric or anything a little […]

Homemade Sugar Scrub

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Last year we went on a road trip and one of our stops was Savannah, GA  and Tybee Island.  I was amazed at how many restaurants had salt or sugar scrubs on the counter in the bathroom.  Most of the restaurants served “finger” foods like fried chicken or crab and the scrub was to help clean your […]

Last Minute Teacher Appreciation Gifts

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 Tomorrow kicks off Teacher Appreciation Week.  If you are an organized person, chances are you have known about, bought, and prepared your gifts/tokens of appreciation weeks ago.  BUT if you are like me, you might just now be thinking about it…and that’ only because you are reading this!!! I came up with my plan yesterday […]