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HAPPY Holidays: Have Yourself a Crafty Little Christmas Gift Tag

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I'm so excited to guest post on Tatertots & Jello today! I'm Jamie, one of the "chicks" at theCraftingChicks.com. We are huge fans of Jen...we love her, & her amazing site. Over at The Crafting Chicks, we love to inspire our readers and share fun ideas to "create your life." Today I'm sharing a free printable gift tag for you! A Christmas gift tag to go along with any crafty gift. … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Candy Cane Marquee Letters

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Hi there Tatertots and Jello readers, my name is Melissa Mortenson and I'm the girl behind the Polka Dot Chair blog. I'm very excited to be here with you today sharing the how to for these Candy Cane Christmas Marquee letters. Marquee letters are all the rage right now and there have been several really great marquee letter tutorials posted online this year. After seeing all of them I … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Glittered Woodland Decor

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Hello everyone. Jennifer, Jamie and Jodie from eighteen25 here and we couldn't be more excited! We always love when Jen gets brought up in a conversation because no matter who it is, they always say the same thing. "I just love Jen, she's so sweet" and we absolutely agree! Today we are sharing our Glittered Woodland Decor. If there's one thing we love, it's GLITTER.... especially at Christmas. … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Easy Nail Polish Gift For Friends

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Hello! Aimée and Bettijo here from PagingSupermom.com. This time of year, it's super-smart to have a small stash of quick gifts on hand. Pull them out at a moment's notice -- like when your neighbor drops by with cookies, or when your daughter decides she needs gifts for her pals a tschool... as she's packing up her backpack. Having a gift ready to grab will be a … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: DIY Confetti Glasses

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Hello, Tatertots and Jello readers! It's Linda here, from burlap+blue, and I'm so happy to be here today sharing another fabulous holiday tutorial in Jen's series! These confetti glasses check all the boxes as far as what I look for in a great craft-it's easy, inexpensive, and so very versatile! These are great for holiday and hostess gifts this time of year, but the technique is also perfect … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 25 DIY Holiday Ornaments!

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Looking for some fun activities this week? Whether you're celebrating US Thanksgiving and looking for some fun family activities or just getting in the holiday spirit, get inspired with these great ideas ... ... 25 DIY Holiday Ornaments! Wooden Spool Christmas Tree Ornament @ Shaken Together  Wood Slice Noel Ornament @ Cherished Bliss  DIY Mitten Ornament @ Confessions of … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 21 DIY Holiday Ideas!

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I'm excited for Thanksgiving this week ... and it's late enough in the year that the holidays are approaching fast! So I was so excited to see these great ideas in this week's party ... check out these 21 DIY Holiday Ideas and get inspired!  Twig Star Wreath @ Upcycled Treasures Vintage Marquee Lights @ Maison de Pax  DIY Twine Art Christmas Tree @ Poofy Cheeks  Kids' … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Christmas Gift Tags from Your Child’s Artwork!

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Hello, friends! I'm Kierste, the girl behind the blog Simply Kierste, and I'm delighted to be here today! I love doing projects with my kids, and this not only includes them, but highlights their creations. Yesterday afternoon I asked my kids to draw me some Christmas pictures--anything they wanted. We brought out the markers and the white paper, and they went to town. I took their artwork, and … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Pecan Caramel Turtles

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I'm Ruthie from Cooking with Ruthie.com and I just LOVE Jen so much~ she's such an amazing person, as you all know! I'm so thrilled to be here at TT&J for the Happy Holidays Event. I've brought a simple to make holiday classic with me... Pecan Caramel Turtles. Oh my goodness. They're wonderful and will please everyone on your 'nice' list this year. … [Read more...]

Merry and Bright Christmas Kitchen at the 1905 Cottage! {Free Printables!}

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I love decorating for the holidays. So when Big Lots contacted me and asked if I would make over a room for the holidays in their #BigHoliday challenge, I thought it would be fun to add some holiday cheer to the kitchen at the 1905 cottage. I think the main living room or family room usually gets decorated but I spend so much time in the kitchen during the holidays, I thought it would be exciting … [Read more...]