5 Ways to Make an Advent Calendar

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I’m sure we all know by now that I can’t resist a countdown. I’ve crafted ways to help my family count the days to every major holiday or event over the years, and you can bet that I’ll make a dozen more before I hang up my glue gun for good! So, it should come as no surprise that I can’t imagine a Christmas celebration without an Advent calendar. Check out these DIY ideas for 5 Ways to Make an Advent Calendar.

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Recycled Wine Cork Book Boxes

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I know there are many wine enthusiasts out there.  Wine drinking has become a hobby in America.  Unfortunately I don’t drink wine.  I guess I am not sophisticated enough and still have the palate of 3 year old.  But I am hopeful I will find a wine a like SOMEDAY. However, I love the corks and the bottles and all the ways to upcycle them.  Today Carmel is showcasing a project that uses corks and books to create little storage accessories for your bookshelves or desk.

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Planting a Raised Garden Bed

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I have had gardens in the past.  In fact every year since we moved to Indiana until I had Kayla I had a garden.  Isaac loved gardening with me.  Here is a post kicking way back showing Isaac with some of our garden treasures.   That year I had Kayla I was too tired to {…Read More…}





Valentine Hershey Kiss Box

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Do you need a last minute Valentine’s Day gift for your kid’s class, co-workers, bible study group, family, friends or Valentine party?   These little Hershey Kiss Petal Boxes are quick and easy and the perfect size for just one kiss.   They would make great party favors or a little gift on a plate {…Read More…}