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Merry, Merry Christmas!!!

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Merry Christmas!  Thank you all for your wonderful support this year!!  It has been amazing to meet so many new friends.  I just love this bloggy world and feel so blessed to be a part of it!  {Video and pictures taken by Wenderful} Real. Life. Together from wendy vonsosen on Vimeo. Have a fantastic time with those you love. Merry, Merry Christmas!! xoxo Tweet … [Read more...]

Keeping it Real — Last, Last Minute Neighbor Gift Idea {w/printable}

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 You know those Tiny Bunting Dish Towels that I made? I really wanted to get enough done for neighbor gifts, but ran out of time... I have great neighbors and wanted to give them something cute. And I waited til the last minute so I needed something easy to put together. I found some great $1 cookie cutters at Sur La Table, a bottle of Dollar Store sprinkles and a package of Cookie Dough … [Read more...]

Gift Wrapping Idea — Make Magnet Gift Tags!!

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  I spent the day yesterday running errands and trying to get my Christmas put together. So now -- on to the wrapping!! And, if you are wrapping too - I'd love to share a little project I made -- Magnet Gift Tags. These little gift tags are fun because they brighten up your package, plus they have a little magnet on top that the receiver can keep and use all year long! … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Great Last Minute Gift Idea {with free printable}

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Hey everybody! I'm Erin from In Between Laundry and I am ecstatic to be here on Tatertots and Jell-o! The holidays are tons of fun, but can also be H-E-C-T-I-C (at least in my crazy house)! Can I get an Amen? Here's a fun print-and-take-the-cred project that I whipped up for an easy last-minute somethin-somethin to give. … [Read more...]

Simple Sewing Project — Tiny Bunting Dishtowels!!

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Here's a little neighbor gift idea that's inexpensive and I think it's fun because it's something that can be used after Christmas as well.   Little Bunting Dishtowels. … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make Handmade Holiday Pillows {gift idea}!

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Hi! I'm Pamela Michelle fromA Few of My Favorite Things!! My idea of a great "Last Minute Gift Idea" is something that is in tune with the Holiday spirit!  And what is more Holiday Spirit-ish than Holiday Pillows?!? So simple to sew up and sew sew cute!  Here is a quick glimpse of the end product: … [Read more...]

Simple Sewing Project – Ruffle Pillows!!

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Is it weird that I made pillow covers to match my Ruffle Trees?  {Yes, I did. I may have an obsession with Amy Butler fabric, just saying!} I made these pillow covers in about an hour - seriously.  This is a fun way to change up the look of your room.  … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — Wine Sunday {unique, handmade gifts}

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This week's Monday giveaway is from the very talented Jenn from  Wine Sunday -- Unique Handmade Gifts!! Sine 2005, Jenn has been crafting one-of-a-kind wine bottle lights, wine charms, wine stoppers, cooling racks and wine art. … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Handmade Gifts!!

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I am blown away by the amazing projects linked up to the Handmade Gift Ideas Party for the Holly Bloggy Christmas event!! There are 450 great ideas linked up!! Amazing!! Here are just a few of the many, many wonderful ideas! {Polka Dot Pot Holders @ A Pretty Cool Life} {Recycled Sweater Gift Bags @ Entertain Exchange} … [Read more...]

Great Ideas – Holiday Edition {3}

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I adore these Holiday House Placecards @ Homework     Find out how to make a Reindeer Portrait @ Fudge Ripple … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — {Holiday Treats}

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Serve some Snowmen Smores  @ Relatively Reagan    Create some Simple Snowman Snacks @ Random Thoughts of a SUPERMOM … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Frou Frou Decor Giveaway!!

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{Winner -- roweaglejacket} It's the last weekend before Christmas -- are you ready?? This week's Party is brought to you by the super talented Terrell who has a fantastic etsy shop--Frou Frou Decor!! Terrell  specializes in French and Vintage decor -- on a shoestring! This wreath is so pretty!! … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make Beautiful Beaded Napkin Rings!

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Hello! My name is Jen and I blog about crafting, kids and my never ending renos over at Let's Make it Ours. I am super excited to be here today to show you how to make a pretty napkin ring, perfect for your holiday table! … [Read more...]

Guest Post – Make Drop Cloth Elf Stockings!!

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Hi everyone! My name is Rachael, and I write a home and entertaining blog called Lovely Crafty Home.  Being fairly new to bloggerdom, I'm SO excited to be on Tatertots and Jello today to share a fun Christmas project: Drop Cloth Elf Stockings … [Read more...]

Guest Project — make Glittered Burlap Paper Mache Letters!!

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Hello to all the Tatertots and Jello readers! I'm Allison from The Soladay Family I am so excited to share an easy project with you today! Easy = doable in my book. … [Read more...]