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I love when I find a creative alternative to carving a pumpkin! I always try to find something new and different to try. This year we did something  learned how to make GLITTER Pumpkins! I LOVE GLITTER! I can not believe I have not done this before now. Last night we got out the glitter spray and started giving our pumpkins some bling!Items Needed:Plastic Pumpkins Old Sheets or Drop Cloth Sandpaper 1 Can of Rust-Oleum Specialty Glitter Spray  How to Make Glitter Pumpkins: Project StepsFind a spot outdoors and cover nearby...

First let me say that if I can do this anyone can! I only do things that require very little money, time and preparation or clean up. Since fall time is my favorite time of year I tend to get my craft on more than usual. This year I decided to make a halloween wreath using items from the dollar store and Elmer’s items that I had at home! It can be done! The Dollar Store is full of cute decorations and craft supplies this time of year. It is best to go in without a specific theme in mind like ghosts or skeletons because it is unpredictable...

Are you still searching for easy and fun halloween craft ideas? Here are some great ideas from our friends at Elmer’s. Send a halloween greeting to friends and family with this adorable diy halloween card idea.Be the hit of your street with this fabulous custom trick or treat bucket. It is perfect for those who do booths or trunk or treat type celebrations. The possibilities are endless with this project!Each year the big question around here is will I be decorating or carving our pumpkins. To help make your carving experience...

The leaves are falling and the so is the temperature which means it is the perfect time for fall crafts for kids! Get them outside and enjoy the changing of the season. It is educational and also so much fun! This weekend we went out and did some exploring and collecting. There are some really fun things that you can do with kids with the things you find outside!Nature Painting:Gather items from outside including pinecones, leaves, etc. Make a pallet of different paint colors. Allow the kids to get any of the items and dip it in...

Last week I shared with you the mission of Sunkist and Take a Stand for Charities. I told you about the online tools to prepare for a lemonade sale such as poster, recipes, and pricing tracker are available for a free download. And because sometimes it’s just more fun to have an “official” lemonade stand for selling, Sunkist is releasing new, limited edition 2012 stands that will spark creativity and help kids personalize their charitable giving efforts. The freshly redesigned stands are one-piece, easy to assemble and each comes...

You know the ugly door knobs I am talking about. Even though our house was built in the 2004 it looks like it was built in the nineties. We have brass everywhere. Since we are in the middle of our home improvements I decided to update the whole house. Now that we have a new color and fresh paint up on the walls and doors the brass looks even worse. It stands out like a sore thumb. So those have to go first! I went to the hardware store and was floored at how much door knobs are. I needed around 13. There was no way I was going to pay...

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