Handmade Gifts

Gifts are extra special when you can make them yourself, and I love the craftsmanship that Holly Wright puts into her products at Ranch House Crafts .  She’s put together some ideas for you to try – or if you’re on the go like me, place your order and she’ll do the work to make you …

Seasonal Design: Quick Holiday Decorating Tips by David Brian Sanders

Seasonal | Quick Holiday Decorating Tips

Think outside the box when envisioning your holiday decorating… Garland doesn’t have to be the traditional swag.  Reimagine your trimmings in a modern way. Collect eucalyptus branches or other greenery fresh from your yard. The silvery green you gather with a grouping of gold ornaments, candles and pomegranates makes for an unexpected holiday centerpiece. Switch …

Carving with Kids | Ty Pennington

Halloween Fun

Carving & Crafts Everyone ready for the spookiest holiday of the year? And I’m not talking about tax day. It’s almost Halloween and I’m sure the kiddos are itching to get crafty, so here are some cool carving (and no-carve) ideas to try with the kids this year. Pumpkins are classic, but you can also …