How to make a cute North Pole from a recycled paper towel roll.

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Check out this cute North Pole sign… it’s easy to make, and is an adorable addition to your Christmas decor. This homemade Christmas craft project is a fun and easy thing to make during the Christmas holidays. It’s easy enough for both kids and adults to put together and would be a fun craft to Continue Reading…

Do-It-Yourself Advent Calendars

The period of hope, joy, and waiting for Christmas has a name in the Christian calendar: Advent. “Advent” comes from the Latin word “adventus,” which means “coming.” German Lutherans began celebrating this period of waiting for the coming of Christ, which begins on the fourth Sunday before December 25th. With each Sunday in Advent, a Continue Reading…

Christmas craft, decorating and homemade Christmas gift ideas!

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When it comes to Christmas, especially in cyberspace, I’m a total junkie! I just can’t get enough of Christmas online. I spend many hours a week browsing through Christmas websites looking for neat Christmas craft projects and you wouldn’t believe what I’ve found! There are so many wonderful sites chock full of Christmas crafts I Continue Reading…

Scented Gel Air Fresheners

What you need: 2 c distilled water Essential oil/fragrance 4 pkg unflavored gelatin Empty jar(s) Food coloring (optional) Heat 1 cup of distilled water to boiling. Stir in 4 packages of unflavored gelatin (e.g., Knox) until dissolved. Remove the mixture from heat and stir in the other 1 cup water. Add 10-20 drops of essential Continue Reading…