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DIY Favorites – Snowflakes

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I love watching the snowflakes fall during the first snowstorm of the season. They are uniquely beautiful and bring joy to an otherwise dreary season.  We can’t bring real snowflakes into our homes, but we can make snowflake decorations. You can use paper, yarn, wood, etc. to make unique snowflake ornaments, garlands, and other items. […]

DIY Favorites – Christmas Stars

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I love seeing Christmas decorations featuring stars. They represent hope and light during dark times. You really can’t have Christmas without stars. Traditionally, stars are placed on top of a beautifully decorated Christmas tree. However, they can also be used in garlands, wreaths, and other decorations. You can make them with a variety of materials, […]

DIY Favorites – Christmas Treats

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I like many things about Christmas, but I look forward to eating sweet Christmas treats. Gingerbread cookies, tarts, chocolate candies, cupcakes, anything sweet is fair game. You don’t have to carve out a lot of time to make Christmas treats. Just bake a dozen cupcakes or cookies on Christmas Eve, then share them with family […]

DIY Favorites – Cowls

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If you’re looking for something to keep your neck warm and don’t want to wear a long scarf, why not try a cowl. It’s smaller than a scarf, so you can fold it up and store it in your bag. It’s more fitted around the neck and shoulders, so it keeps you warm more effectively […]