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Christmas Tree Decorating Tips! #TagATree

Tree Decorating Tips Creative

I love a themed Christmas tree -- I do a new theme every year. It's one of my favorite holiday activities with the family! #MichaelsMakers asked me to share some of my favorite tree decorating tips as part of the #TagATree campaign this holiday season! (Did you see all of the Michaels Makers Dream Trees? You can check out Michaels The Glue String blog to see all 30!) Let's start with this … [Read more...]

My Christmas Porch #LowesCreator

Christmas porch with trees in pails

I love the challenges that Lowes give us each month. It's fun to think up projects that go along with the challenges and it gives me the push I need to get some things done around my home. This month the challenge was to create some holiday decor for our home. My front door and porch is always the first thing I decorate since it's the first thing people see when they come to my home. I am still … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays — DIY Photo Christmas Ornaments

diy ornaments

Hello friends of Tatertots and Jello. I'm Melissa from No. 2 Pencil, and I am so excited to be here again, and to be contributing to Jen's Happy Holidays series. There are so many great ideas and I'm thrilled to be a part of the fun. Today, I'm sharing a fun gift idea that everybody on your list will love, DIY Christmas Ornaments made from dollar store picture frames. Here is what you will … [Read more...]

My Winter White Family Photo Christmas Tree!!

Tatertots and jello Michael's tree

I love this time of the year!! I am SO excited to decorate for Christmas. So when Michael's contacted me and asked if I might want to design a tree for their tree challenge, I thought it would be SO fun. Michael's sent me a pre-lit 6-foot tree and a gift card and I headed over to the store to see what I could find. They have three different collections that they put together for the 2012 … [Read more...]