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HAPPY Holidays: Popcorn Christmas Trees

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One of our absolute favorite snacks over at The NY Melrose Family is popcorn. Both of my girls love it and I love how easy it is to turn regular popcorn into a gourmet snack that baffles my girls. I recently created a perfect Thanksgiving treat of Turkey Popcorn Mix that had my in-laws eating it by the handful. It went over so well that I created a Turkey Mason Jar Gift to package it for my … [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...]

HAPPY Holidays: Modern Printable Gift Tag Set

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Hello TT & J readers! It's Kristin here from Yellow Bliss Road, where you'll find holiday preparations are in full swing! There are tons of inspiring ideas for Christmas in my Hello Holidays series. Today I'm sharing a sneak peek of my Christmas mantel and an adorable printable set, and guess what?? I've got some free printables for you, too! I have been obsessed with metallics lately - … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Bright & Cheerful Christmas Wreath

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Hi, Tatertots and Jello readers! I'm Chelsea from Two Twenty One, where I blog about a wonderful array of topics-- DIY projects, home & holiday decor, organization, recipes, lifestyle, and more. Jen's blog is one of my favorites so I'm happy to be here! Today I'm sharing a bright and cheerful Christmas wreath with you. It's actually a wreath I made this spring, but instead of making a … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Paper Wrapped Trees

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Happy Holidays! We're happy to be here as Jen's guesties today! We are all about easy holiday decor that can spruce up your Christmas mantel or home for little cost. At Lolly Jane we share weekly tutorials and have a ton of holiday projects to browse this time of year, like these paper wrapped trees: For this project, you may need to make a quick trip to the craft store for the cones but … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: DIY Fingerprint Christmas Ornament

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I am thrilled to be back visiting Jen’s for my 3rd year in a row for her Holiday series! I love all the inspirations that are shared every year! It is your one stop shop for all things holiday! A handmade Christmas ornament is always something that is well received. You can't go wrong! This Handmade fingerprint christmas ornament is a great school activity for kids to give something unique to … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: DIY Modern Holiday Art

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Happy Holidays TT & J readers! I love being part of Jen's Holiday Series. This is such a fun time of year and my favorite time for crafting. While I don't 'officially' start to decorating for Christmas until after Thanksgiving, that doesn't mean I haven't started planning my theme this year! This year is all about white and metallics in our home! I wanted to make a few new pieces of decor this … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Cinnamon Shake & Pour Pancakes in a Jar (Gift Idea)

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Hello everyone! My name is Cindy Hopper and I blog at Skip to my Lou. I love making homemade gifts! and this pancake mix in a jar makes a delicious and useful gift! If you are looking for more handmade gifts please come visit my Handmade Gift Guide!   … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: 5 Minute Hot Chocolate Gift

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Hi there! I'm so excited to participate in Jen's holiday guest series. My name is Heidi and I blog at Honeybear Lane. I love to DIY pretty much everything--crafts, home decor, sewing, cooking, whatever! We are building a new house so pretty soon I'll have a lot more projects...I'm super excited! Today I'm sharing a 5-minute neighbor gift idea. It's hot chocolate in a mug and this seriously … [Read more...]