Great gift ideas for Christmas – CHEAP, but not cheap LOOKING!!!

     If you have followed me for a while, you will know I am all about saving money and doing things cheap…but I can’t stand things to “look cheap”…  My husband was taken out of work over 8 years ago, at the time,…

Holiday Happiness

      When it comes to Christmas – do you painstakingly take time in each and every small detail, from the parties, to the gifts, to the cards you send out each year?  I know I don’t…and each year, the gifts either aren’t finished…

Christmas in July

      With Christmas here in less than 6 months – this month will be spent sharing with you card ideas, a few layout ideas, ways you can give gifts, as well as gift ideas you can give to your friends and family.  Times…

It’s the 25th, do you know what that means?

Christmas is 5 months from today…it doesn’t seem possible!  This is why the big thing about Christmas this month…  Not only do you have Christmas around the corner, you also have other events each month…August and September start to be really busy around our…

Christmas in July

Now that you have a handle on the “gift” part of things, researching what you want to make for everyone, today…..is all about the containers that you put them in!   I am all about recycling, taking my coffee cans and altering them with paper and…

Christmas in July day 5

 With Christmas gifts, you do not need to spend a lot of money on gifts for each and every person.  One gift I was able to see was a digital scrapbook album made into a book, in which everyone who was included in the…

Christmas In July

With talk about a second recession, this years Christmas should be planned early on, to allow for enough time to make the things you want to do.  Every year I plan and make a ton of things for my family, but…by the end of…

Christmas in JULY

This month is all about Christmas in July, where we will have challenges and ideas all month long!  It will be all about planning….and starting to make things for your friends and family for that wonderful event that happens every year!   If you are…