formerly: For My Daughters

I can’t think of a better combination than chocolate,  marshmallow’s and crushed cookies Here is a yummy and fun sweet treat the whole family will devour, Chocolate Covered Marshmallow’s.  Kids of all ages will love eating as well as making them.  I first saw this in a magazine and loved the idea. Then, last week  I Continue reading →

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In my post last month,  “15 Festive Cupcakes” you will find wonderful cupcake recipes for every occasion. I love the recipe Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes ; if you like chocolate chip cookies  you will love these, they taste just like a chocolate chip cookie! However, they loose a lot of flavor on day 2 and 3, so Continue reading →

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Here is the perfect Valentine’s Day craft. I am always looking for a clever way to display my many photos. I came across this cute and clever craft; a photo holder made of clothespins.  I decided this would be perfect for my Valentine’s display. Here is how I did it… Materials:  32 wood spring-hinge clothespins Continue reading →

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My parents fell in love just before world war 2 broke out.  My mother was 16, my father 18… They met at a roller rink, when Big Band music was the rage. They would go dancing often. They soon feel in love and became inseperable,  Sadly, 3 months later, my father was drafted into the Continue reading →

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I love decorating with garlands.  You can find garlands made of every material.  Such as paper, fabric, vinyl, wood, the list goes on and on.  I wanted to make a garland to swag at my stairs banister. I bought this huge package of fragrant (smells so good) pinecones at Kirklands.   Orginally,  I planned on putting Continue reading →

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I love fuzzy fleece. I know it is usually used for backing on quilts and blankets, but I thought it would be an interesting texture as a table runner on my Christmas table.  It is so comfy, it just begs for you to run your hands through it… First, since the fleece is 58″ wide, Continue reading →

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Here is a fun project that any crafter will enjoy.  I made mine while traveling in the car for  15 hours.  I’ve  made two of these cute christmas tree garlands so far, to give as a gift.  I am working on a third to give to myself! I orginally saw this adorable craft at Craftedblog.com. She made Continue reading →

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