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Crafting With Cathy And Kathy: DIY Solar Powered Lanterns For Independence Day [VIDEO]
Crafting With Cathy And Kathy: DIY Solar Powered Lanterns For Independence Day [VIDEO]
Our next crafting project was chosen because of the upcoming Independence Day holiday.  Technically, it's DIY Lanterns and we are using solar powered tops, but you can also put a battery operated tealight in it or if you don't put the top on you could use a candle.  If you use red, white and blue glitter like we did, it's perfect for the upcoming 4th of July holiday.  Make it a family crafting pro
Bullet Casings That Hang On Our Christmas Tree Have Special Meaning
Bullet Casings That Hang On Our Christmas Tree Have Special Meaning
After visiting a few friend's homes I realized how bare my Christmas tree really is.  There are a few red Christmas balls from my childhood, a few handmade reindeer ornaments that my daughter and I made,  a few snowflakes that my Aunt crocheted and the shell casing Santas in the picture above.  I was feeling like I needed to put more things on the tree until my husband pointed out that everything
Cathy’s Attempt At Making A Wine Cork Reindeer Is A Hilarious Epic Fail [VIDEO]
Cathy’s Attempt At Making A Wine Cork Reindeer Is A Hilarious Epic Fail [VIDEO]
We were at our friend's Dave & Kathy's near Barnum for a day of baking cookies and a little crafting.  I had gotten the materials to make cute little reindeer out of wine corks for our craft project.  We found that the grapevine sticks used for the antlers and legs of the reindeer were hard to get into the cork, so we pre-made holes to make it easier for the video.  I wasn't paying attention a
Easy Tree Decorations
Easy Tree Decorations
My daughter saw these cute little holiday tree ornaments on Facebook and asked if we could do crafts this past weekend.  I expected to dedicate my entire Sunday to crafting but these little cuties only took a couple hours to make and were super easy.  If you are in looking for craft ideas for a group setting, these would work like a charm.
DIY 4th of july shorts and shirts
DIY 4th of july shorts and shirts
My daughter has spent almost every 4th of July at the family's lake property with ALL her cousins and dad's family making memories and enjoying picnics, parades and fireworks.  They would often do a group art project that would allow them to make something they could wear to the parade.  This year you could do a whole ensemble with two DIY ideas!  It's easy, fun and you and your friends can match