Christmas DIY Craft 2008 – S’Mores In A Mason Jar!

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S’Mores In A Mason Jar! This gifts in a jar recipe is easy enough for children to make. To create this Mason jar gift, you’ll layer crushed graham crackers, Marshmallow Peeps, brown sugar and chocolate pieces in a clear glass canning jar. Spiffed up with a fabric topper, pretty ribbon and free printable gift tags, […]

Christmas Ornaments – Melted Peppermint Candy

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These peppermint candy ornaments are very easy.  This was our trial run “project testing” to see if it would be our chosen yearly Christmas craft. Even though they were super easy, it did not make the cut this year. Our quick review / feedback: 1) super easy 2) very fragile — these things are ok for […]

Parragon Book Buddy: Jingle Paws and 100 Tractors, Trucks and Things that GO!

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These books are just right for a couple of little boys!   Boys and Dogs, Boys and Things that Go = Perfect Pairs. At first we assumed “Jingle Paws” was a book about Santa bringing a puppy for Christmas ( a controversial topic in our home… ;).  Once we had a chance to read it […]