Collection by Michelle Vale

24 Christmas books and crafts to go along with them. One for each day

Things to Make and Do, Crafts and Activities for Kids - The Crafty Crow

a curated children's art and crafts collective

string Christmas trees

string Christmas trees



I was shocked to see my blogger stats the last few days skyrocket with over 70,000 hits to THIS post alone (about paper wreaths of all ...

Holiday Oreo Truffles 4 Ways - the easiest and most delicious bite size oreo truffle, perfect for a holiday party or as holiday gifts. Reindeer oreo truffles, Peppermint oreo truffles, Christmas Tree Ornament Oreo Truffles and Ugly Christmas Sweater Oreo Truffles. Video Recipe.

4 Ingredient Easy Oreo Truffles

These Oreo Truffles are mouthwatering bite-size treat everyone will love! These homemade oreo balls are coated in chocolate and decorated with sprinkles and drizzle for a stunning presentation. Perfect for a party and also as DIY gifts. See how to make them!

great toddler christmas card

Quick and Easy Card... made by kids.

CRAFT MATERIALS: Red craft paper Glue stick Plain notecard or card stock Tempera pain...

These super simple Christmas Mint Slice Balls are made with cream cheese and Mint Slice biscuits - the perfect no-bake Christmas treat!

Christmas Mint Slice Balls | No-Bake

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Super simple 5 ingredient Christmas Mint Slice Balls made with cream cheese and Mint Slice biscuits... the perfect no-bake Christmas dessert treat or homemade gift!


A Day of Wonders

On Saturday afternoon the boys and I went to our church's annual Advent Festival. This has become a special tradition for us. There is a wonderful angel at our church named Carol H. who organizes this every year. She is assisted by a team of fantastic volunteers. She basically transforms our whole Sunday school wing. There is a cookie decorating station, a room set up with actors playing Mary and Joseph who read the Nativity story, many rooms with crafts to make and take and (my sons'…

Great DIY gifts!

25 Handmade Gifts Under $5

25 Handmade Gifts for under five dollars! These DIY Gift Ideas are perfect for Christmas, birthdays, Mother's Day, and any other special occasion!

How to make Candy Cane Scrub- great holiday gift with peppermint essential oil

Glamorous Girls' Get Together...Holiday Style

A few fun friends are getting together for pampering before they are Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree at the Middle School Holiday Dance. Monogrammed Compact Invitations (with each girl's initial) tied to a peppermint tree lollipop were hand delivered... They are going to make some sumptuous Candy Cane Sugar Scrub inspired by this... my tutorial is here and take home "Holiday Ice Cream" favors... which are actually Bath Bombs they can use to "Chill Out" at home... Let's hope that, "everyone…