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Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas

I absolutely adore giving loved ones gifts during the Christmas season. It’s the best thing to watch someone you care for open a gift you wrapped. And while I love putting thought into what’s inside the wrapped box, I also like taking the time to make the appearance of the gift box something special. I […]

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Make Your Own Deer Plaque

Deer everything and anything is always trendy around the Christmas season. Personally, I love deer all year long. If you’re like me and hold anything deer-themed dear to your heart or you’re just decking your halls for the holidays, you might find this deer plaque tutorial to be just the thing to work on . […]

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Vintage Inspired Christmas Ornaments

This week’s project is all about recycling memories from Christmas past!! So grab the glitter, bottle brush trees, tinsel, ribbon, and miniature trinkets and we’ll show you how it’s done. TUNAFISH CAN ORNAMENT The initial idea for this post was inspired by an ornament from my childhood.  It was similar to the beauty pictured above. The year would have been […]

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Saint Nick’s Helpers at Santa’s Red Letter

Crystal Stapley and her husband are a couple of Santa’s many helping hands. They run their business, Santa’s Red Letter, out of their home in Hyrum where they help Santa Claus write back to children. The Stapleys first had the idea for the business when their oldest son asked why Santa never replied to his […]

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Video: Saint Nick’s Helpers at Santa’s Red Letter

Crystal Stapley is one of Santa’s helpers. Years ago, her oldest son asked why Santa never replied to his letters. This inspired Crystal and her husband to start Santa’s Red Letter, a way for parents to choose customized letters for their children, sent straight from the North Pole. Crystal told us of the magic behind […]

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What Christmas Memories Smell Like

In the book “The Christmas Box”, written by Richard Paul Evans, a question is raised. This question comes to my mind every year around Christmas time and the answer is usually different each year. The question is….Which of the senses are most affected by Christmas?  This is a difficult question to answer because after all, this time of […]

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Counting Down to Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! To be honest, I almost love all the days leading up to Christmas more than Christmas Day. The anticipation through the whole month of December can be loads of fun. One fun tradition for many is to have a Christmas Countdown hanging somewhere in the home. Today […]

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