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DIY Dessert Buffet

Today I am showing off a dessert buffet I created for a small backyard gathering. Dessert buffets are awesome for weddings and parties because it gives your guests lots of options to choose from instead of just cake. It's always fun for me to see people running to the dessert table at events. Sometimes the… Continue reading DIY Dessert Buffet

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Reuse Pickle Jars

Today's craft project is all about reusing items I already own. My family and I are fans of pickles, and I like to save the pickle jars after they are empty because I know I will use them for future craft projects. There were two issues with this project: Removing the labels Getting rid of… Continue reading Reuse Pickle Jars

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DIY Lollipops and Popsicles

Did you know that June is National Candy Month? Yes, some awesome person somewhere designated a month for candy. I love candy and eat it more than I should, so I just had to dedicate this blog post to some of my favorite treats. ~Bow Tie Lollipops I made some delicious lollipops using candy melts… Continue reading DIY Lollipops and Popsicles

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Mickey Mouse Candy Jar

This craft project combines two of my favorite things: Mickey Mouse and candy. I've made a candy jar before, but this one was much more fun because my family and I are huge Disney fans, and we are planning on taking a trip to Disney World next summer. Here's a list of supplies I used… Continue reading Mickey Mouse Candy Jar

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Valentine’s Day Mason Jar Lamp

I wanted to share this idea with anyone who wanted to make a unique Valentine's gift for loved ones or find a fun way to decorate for Valentine's Day. I think mason jars are a great way to display candy and other items. I loved pairing the jar with the lamp shade. I used the… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Mason Jar Lamp

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Mason Jar Lamp

You will love this project if you are a fan of Mason Jar crafts. I used the following supplies: Canning Jar Lamp Adapter (I bought it at amazon.com) Mandarin Orange Krylon Spray Paint Mason Jar Skittles Light Bulb Stencil Lamp Shade First, I spray painted the lamp shade and let it dry for a couple… Continue reading Mason Jar Lamp

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Glass Jar with Chalkboard Paint Label

I am loving so many of the different chalkboard paint crafts on various blogs, so I had to do a project for my home. I bought a cheap glass canister from a dollar store, a heart stencil, and a 2 fl. oz. bottle of chalkboard paint to complete this project. I taped the stencil onto the… Continue reading Glass Jar with Chalkboard Paint Label

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DIY Candy Jar

This candy jar project is very popular. You can find hundreds of tutorials on Pinterest and other craft blogs. I love candy, so I had to do this project. I used the following supplies: Glass jar Flower pot and saucer Wooden knob Krylon Burgundy Spray paint White acrylic paint Aleene's Glass and Bead Glue  … Continue reading DIY Candy Jar

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Rainbow In A Jar

I got this great idea from my mother-in-law just in time for St. Patrick's Day. I'm sure people will love receiving and eating this fun treat.   What you need: Mason Jar Skittles Mini Marshmallows Gold-foiled Candy Drop the gold-foiled candy in first, followed by the color separated skittles. Top everything off with the marshmallows.… Continue reading Rainbow In A Jar