Thumbprint Clay Ornaments

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What a sweet and sentimental keepsake ornament.  I try and come up with a memorable handmade every year for my kids and this is just perfect.  I love how Stephanie accentuated the clay thumbprint to stand out.  What a wonderful way to capture those tiny little fingers. I’m Stephanie Lynn from Under the Table and {…Read More…}





Grandchildren Photo Board

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So what do you get for grandparents for Christmas?   After living a lifetime they certainly probably do not need a new clock or kitchen gadget.   What they really want is your time and their memories.   Jamielyn has a great way to give a gift that will encourage the memories to keep building {…Read More…}





Dry Split Pea Ornaments

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Welcome to the 3rd week of Pennywise Presents.   Today, I have my dear friend Traci here to show you a simple way to gussy up some ornaments and you will never in a million years guess what she uses.   Did you know dry split peas can actually make beautiful décor?   Well come {…Read More…}





Stenciled Monogram–{Somewhat Simple}

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It seems like everyone likes to see something with their name, initial or monogram on it. So creating a custom monogram is a gift I would think would be perfect for neighbors, friends, teachers, mailmen or family. So grab a prefabbed letter and a stencil and getting creating with Stephanie from Somewhat Simple.     {…Read More…}