Christmas

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Merry Christmas and Share The Love and Kindness

Posted on Dec 22nd, 2016 - By jencraftomaniac. - 2 Comments

Hello everyone,  I wanted to jump on my blog real quick (maybe) and wish you all a Very Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, whatever or however…

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Cozy Christmas Bedroom

Posted on Dec 20th, 2016 - By jencraftomaniac. - 4 Comments

Hi friends, Today I am sharing my "Cozy Christmas Bedroom". I have to apologize right off the bat. I photographed my room early noon, there was…

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Christmas Decor| Santa Baby

Posted on Nov 30th, 2016 - By jencraftomaniac. - 2 Comments

Hi friends, "Welcome". I am so glad you stopped by COM... because today I am sharing my "Christmas Decor|Santa Baby". I haven't dont my Santa tree in…

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Pottary Barn Knock Off Advent Calender

Posted on Nov 17th, 2016 - By jencraftomaniac. - 2 Comments

Hi friends, its been awhile again. I am truly trying to grow (and have been growing YAY! ) my YouTube channel. What a fun place it is to share there,…

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Christmas Gift Wrap “Personal Stamp”

Posted on Dec 22nd, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

Hi friends, I have the funnest stamps to share with you today, from Expressionary . Gah! you can get personalized stamps with your address…

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Christmas Dilemmas, where to hide the presents?

Posted on Dec 21st, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

  The festive season is now fully upon us, and as Christmas day draws closer and closer it can be hard to contain our excitement, and harder…

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DIY Ugly Christmas Sweater

Posted on Dec 17th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 3 Comments

Hello friends, today I had fun making some Christmas/festive sweaters for two of my boys. I headed to my local thrift store and found two mint…

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Christmas Picture Garland

Posted on Dec 16th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

I love making Christmas crafts/decor for my home, plus it makes for a good craft night with friends or family, or both. I love a Christmas project…

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Metallic Christmas Decor

Posted on Dec 15th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

This post is sponsored by Target   I love decorating with metallics for Christmas. do you? There is something extra beautiful with the…

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Frosty the Foam Ball Snowman

Posted on Dec 15th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

Hi guys, I am excited to share this super darling and easy craft. I made this "Frosty the Foam Ball Snowman", as a "handmade" secret santa…

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Christmas Card Reveal!

Posted on Dec 12th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

I am so excited to share my Christmas cards with you all today, but first... for those of you who voted on my instagram feed on picture A. B. or C…

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Gold and Sparkly Christmas Tree

Posted on Dec 8th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

Hi friends, I am excited to share with you my Gold and Sparkly Christmas Tree. This tree sits in our front living room of our new (old but new)…

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Christmas Hot Cocoa Bar

Posted on Dec 4th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

Hi guys, I am finally getting around to sharing another Christmas post, GAH! this time of year is crazy. Today, its all about "My Christmas Hot Cocoa…

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A Donated Christmas Tree To the CJC

Posted on Nov 30th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 3 Comments

Hi friends, I have been anxious to share this experience with you all, a donated Christmas tree to the CJC. In all the years that I have been a…

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Rustic Woodland Christmas Tree

Posted on Nov 24th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

Sponsored by Target Hi, friends. Today I am going to share my rustic woodland Christmas tree. I found my amazing tree at Target. I didn't…

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Cozy Plaid Christmas Bedding

Posted on Nov 18th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

This post is sponsored by Target With it much colder now- some of us with snow- and the holidays just around the corner, it's nice to snuggle up in…

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Wood Christmas Tree Garland

Posted on Nov 9th, 2015 - By jencraftomaniac. - 2 Comments

Hi friends, its been awhile, since I've shared a craft project, so today I am sharing this super cute and easy Wood Christmas Tree Garland. I had a…

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Have a Joyful Christmas

Posted on Dec 23rd, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

  Hi friends, I am not much into blogging these last few days, nor the next few days. I am taking some time off to just sit back relax,…

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Holiday Decorating Tips for Apartment Dwellers

Posted on Dec 17th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

 My Christmas Tree and Room Tour this year here Today on COM we are talking about  Holiday Decorating Tips for Apartment Dwellers. Television…

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DIY Different Styled Gift Wrapped Bows!

Posted on Dec 12th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

Make Your Gifts Look Fabulous This Holiday Season with DIY Different Styled Gift Wrapped Bows! The holidays are here regardless of whether you are…

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Rustic Christmas Porch

Posted on Dec 11th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 2 Comments

Hello friends, welcome to my Rustic Christmas Porch today. Why don't you step inside and I will make you a cup of rich creamy hot cocoa with…

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DIY Winter Woodland Christmas Wreath

Posted on Dec 10th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

Hi friends today I am sharing this super cute and sweet DIY Winter Woodlands Christmas Wreath. I was given this "Winter Woodland" theme from Jo-Anns.…

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Handmade gift| Wishing you a “Beary Christmas”

Posted on Dec 7th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

    Today I am sharing these yummy and cute chocolate dipped cinnamon bears with FREE printable's. Todays post is a Handmade Gift| Wishing…

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Christmas Room Tour

Posted on Dec 6th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 2 Comments

Hey friends, I finally stopped procrastinating and kicked my kids out of the front room and spent time fluffing, picking up, and cleaning the front…

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DIY Darling Gift Card Packaging

Posted on Dec 2nd, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 4 Comments

We partnered with Target to bring you this slice of holiday cuteness as part of  their #GiftCardCheer campaign. Do you love receiving a gift card…

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Vintage Christmas Decor

Posted on Dec 1st, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 8 Comments

Hi friends, today will be my second share of my Holiday home. Today is part of my kitchen with some Vintage Christmas decor.  When I start to…

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There is nothing wrong with Elf on the Shelf

Posted on Nov 29th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 3 Comments

Before I start this post and "my opinion" I just want to say that Christmas can be as grand or as low key as you want it to be, just be you.  That…

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Cricut Explore Giveaway

Posted on Nov 24th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 4 Comments

I'm excited to be a part of Bake, Craft, Sew today! I'm guest posting over at Thirty Handmade Days with a craft post. Check out my idea: "Wishing you…

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DIY Stenciled Rudolph Canvas

Posted on Nov 17th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

Hi friends, today I am sharing this fun DIY Stenciled Rudolph Canvas. Did you know that the awesome Royal Design Studio Stencils, now carries…

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Christmas Chic Piano Decor

Posted on Nov 16th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 3 Comments

Hi guys today I am sharing my Christmas Chic Piano Decor. I found some cheap and cute sparkly Christmas tree cones at Family dollar, all four of…

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Getting Crafty about Christmas at Home

Posted on Nov 14th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

Are you all getting crafty about Christmas at home? We all tend to think that spring is the time to get your house in order, to spruce up the old…

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DIY Rudolph Word Sign

Posted on Nov 12th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

Hi friends, I was in full Christmas crafting mode last night, both my daughter and I work busy creating together, and there was even Christmas music,…

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12 Days of Christmas Song Tray

Posted on Nov 8th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

Hi guys today I am sharing the most and I mean the "most" simple craft you have and will ever make. I am sharing this super darling 12 Days of…

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DIY Christmas Plaid and Reindeer Wreath

Posted on Nov 4th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

Hello friends, today I am sharing my DIY Christmas Plaid and Reindeer Wreath. I found the wreath the paper mache reindeer and the white frosted pine…

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20 Simple Handmade Christmas Gifts

Posted on Oct 23rd, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

Its that magical time of year, when we start thinking about gift giving, or better yet gift "making and creating". Today I am sharing 20 Simple…

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Easy Stick on Christmas Crafts with Mr. Micknit

Posted on Jul 28th, 2014 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

Hello friends, its "Christmas in July" here on COM today, YAY! .. jingle bells jingle bells.. HA! OK' I am so excited for a few things. One, sharing…

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Silver Gold and Rustic Christmas Tree

Posted on Dec 5th, 2013 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

Hello friends, today I am excited to share my Silver Gold and Rustic Christmas Tree with all of you. This year I wanted my tree to be more clean and…

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Christmas Gift Ideas

Posted on Nov 19th, 2013 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

 image found via Google Christmas Gift Ideas for Big, Extended FamiliesWhen I was a kid, I grew up in a big family. My dad was one of seven kids,…

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Winter Wonderland Christmas Wreath

Posted on Nov 17th, 2013 - By jencraftomaniac. - 24 Comments

Well I did it!, I mentioned a few posts back that I wanted to make some kind of a feather boa wreath, and I did. YAY!  I went out and gathered up…

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DIY Joy Christmas Sign

Posted on Nov 5th, 2013 - By jencraftomaniac. - 6 Comments

YEAH? today I am sharing my first "Christmas Project" of the year! WOOT! My DIY Joy Christmas Sign!  This project was so easy any one can do…

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DIY Joy Christmas Sign

Posted on Nov 5th, 2013 - By jencraftomaniac. - 0 Comments

YEAH? today I am sharing my first "Christmas Project" of the year! WOOT! My DIY Joy Christmas Sign!  This project was so easy any one can do…

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Chocolate, Butterscotch and PB Fudge Wreath

Posted on Dec 17th, 2012 - By jencraftomaniac. - 4 Comments

HELLO FRIENDS- Today I am sharing the best fudge ever!!! "Chocolate, Butterscotch and PB Fudge Wreath. I hate to toot my own horn, but this…

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DIY Pine Cone and Pom Pom Wreath

Posted on Nov 27th, 2012 - By jencraftomaniac. - 5 Comments

Hello There-, today I will be sharing my "DIY Pine Cone and Pom Pom Wreath." I tell YA' its hard to be ORIGINAL and find something to make that…

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Advent Calender from Recycled Baby Food Jars

Posted on Nov 20th, 2012 - By jencraftomaniac. - 8 Comments

So about three weeks ago I mentioned on FB how I thought of something really cute (i think anyway) to make for Christmas. I have hung onto baby food…

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Holiday Tablescape in Turquoise, Green, and Natural Elements

Posted on Nov 15th, 2012 - By jencraftomaniac. - 16 Comments

Today I am sharing my "Holiday Tablescape and Hutch." I was very honored when a local S. Utah Magazine Elan Woman emailed me and asked if I would…

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DIY Christmas Tree Cones

Posted on Oct 29th, 2012 - By jencraftomaniac. - 12 Comments

Today I am sharing with you all how I embellished two brown paper cones I picked up from JoAnn's. I also made one out of damask paper. HOW TO:For…

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DIY-Neighbor Gift- A pail of snow balls aka oreo cake balls

Posted on Dec 21st, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 8 Comments

I decided to whip up some Oreo Cake balls last night for some of my friends aka neighbors. I am calling this Neighbor gift .."A pail of snow…

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DIY- Simple Gift Ideas

Posted on Dec 17th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 1 Comment

Today I am sharing "3" fun gift ideas. Here is a simple and "Sweet" gift idea for your kids class or for a church class. Fill small ziplock baggies…

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Saturday Spotlight’s {Christmas Tree Love’s}

Posted on Dec 17th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 7 Comments

Welcome to COM today- here are some of my favorites from the {Christmas Tree link party} If you linked up a Christmas tree, a Christmas tree DIY…

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DIY embelished Christmas tree- using hemp and rope

Posted on Dec 13th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 8 Comments

I got to work on a Christmas craft last night. I used a 12x12 wrapped canvas board from Canvas Corp. some Canvas Corp. rope and multi hemp. I also…

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Elf on The Shelf- meet {Simmie}

Posted on Dec 8th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 9 Comments

Yesterday morning I ventured out to the store to buy the popular "Elf on The Shelf" for my kids. I told them earlier that morning that I had a really…

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{Welcome to my Christmas Door}

Posted on Dec 4th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 11 Comments

Hello There Friends- Today I am sharing with you my front door. I made the wreath a few years ago, and I just add stuff to the garland around my…

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{My Holiday Home} Stockings and Shiny Bulbs

Posted on Nov 30th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 16 Comments

 Here are some more pictures of my Holiday Home in Green Apple and Shades of Turquoise. I wanted to add in white too, so I did snow flakes and…

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{My Holiday Home} in green apple & shades of turquoise

Posted on Nov 29th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 18 Comments

I love CHRISTMAS TIME, there is no other feeling of warmth and excitement and joy then at Christmas. I assume its the memories I have as a child that…

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{Frosty the Canvas Snowman}

Posted on Nov 22nd, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 17 Comments

HELLO there friends. Today I am sharing with you my "Frosty The Canvas Snowman" I used "3" different sized CHUNKY Canvas Corp. boards to create…

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DIY Holiday Gift Idea- {Chocolate Dipped Cinnnamon Bears}

Posted on Nov 20th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 9 Comments

Today I am sharing with you all my  "Chocolate Dipped Cinnamon Bears" These would make a great friend, neighbor, teacher gifts. You can package…

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Featured Guest Post (Santa Belt Wreath)

Posted on Nov 15th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 2 Comments

Hi Craft-O-Maniac fans! I'm Abbey! I am the voice behind The Cards We Drew.I'm SO excited to be visiting today to show off my first Christmas wreath…

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DIY neighbor|teacher gift Snowman Popcorn Covers

Posted on Nov 15th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 7 Comments

Today I am sharing with you a great inexpensive DIY Neighbor | Teacher gift Snowman Popcorn Covers. These little happy dudes are eager to greet your…

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Christmas Craft- {Whimsical Candy Ribbon Trees}

Posted on Nov 9th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 21 Comments

I took two white styrofoam cones and covered them in ribbon, bakers twine, waxed cotton ribbon and candies. These Trees are fun and whimsical. I…

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Snowman Christmas Card w/ Bakers Twine

Posted on Oct 28th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 10 Comments

I made another BT Christmas card. To see my first one you can go here. As I have mentioned before, I am just loving me some BT. I used the grey BT…

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Christmas Lollipop Card w/ Bakers Twine

Posted on Oct 26th, 2011 - By jencraftomaniac. - 11 Comments

Do you love Bakers Twine? I love Bakers Twine!!! and I SEE LOTS OF CHRISTMAS PRESENTS BEING WRAPPED IN BT. I also love one of my sponsor Twisted…

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DIY Christmas Candle Vignette

Posted on Dec 22nd, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 3 Comments

Oooops, I lied I am back HA! I just wanted to share with you my kitchen table candle vignette. My table has nothing on it, mainly do to kids, but…

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Darling- Neighbor/Friend/Family Gift!

Posted on Dec 16th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 8 Comments

I saw this cute Idea on Refresh Reuse and Redo HERE. I loved it! However, I threw a bit of my own twist on it, adding a cute red bowl. Refresh Reuse…

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KIDS CRAFT- decorate a paper Christmas Tree

Posted on Dec 15th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 4 Comments

I cut the tree out of the Lyrical Letters Cricut Cartidge and the Star from the Platinum Schoolbook Cricut Cartridge. The trees and stars were mod…

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Golden Coffee Filter {Believe} Banner

Posted on Dec 12th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 4 Comments

I worked on this {BELIEVE} Coffee Filter banner all day today. The glitter glue makes it take longer for drying, but it was a fun craft. I will say…

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CUTE embelished initial ornaments

Posted on Dec 10th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 10 Comments

I made these last year and they are a fun craft, the possibilities are endless in terms of ribbon and shredded paper colors. So I needed to share…

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Dollar Store Crafted NOEL boxes w/ tutorial.

Posted on Dec 9th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 15 Comments

HAND CRAFTED DOLLAR STORE {NOEL} BOXES!Today I will be showing you how I made these cute Dollar Store NOEL boxes. I love the Christmas song "NOEL"…

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Christmas Card Clothespin Holder!

Posted on Dec 7th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 11 Comments

Good Tidings to you all, -WELCOME- Today I created a Christmas card holder. I didn't want to tape my cards to my laundry room door again this year.…

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Hand Crafted {NOEL} Boxes

Posted on Dec 7th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 5 Comments

Today I am over at The Scrap Shoppe for Micheles "Homemade Christmas" I am showing you how I made these Dollar Store Noel Boxes. They would make for…

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Kids CRAFT- Rudolph paper bag puppet(s)

Posted on Dec 3rd, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 6 Comments

TODAY I HELPED THE GIRLS MAKE THESE PUPPETS!Supplies:Brown pipe cleanersBrown paper bagsBrown scrap paper- for ears, snout, under mouthPink scrap…

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Cookie Sheet Advent – your kids will LOVE!

Posted on Nov 29th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 7 Comments

NOW ALTHOUGH I have been racking my mind with a thousand different versions of ADVENTS to make... as well as wanting to come up with a more classic…

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Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Posted on Nov 29th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 10 Comments

A HOLIDAY YUM YUM!Ingredients:1/2 cup vegetable oil 4 oz unsweetened baking chocolate, melted, cooled OR you can use 6 tbsp. of choc. cocoa powder.2…

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Festive Holiday Cake Dome w/ vinyl

Posted on Nov 28th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 8 Comments

Get a little Holiday.... with your glass jars.... I was looking at my Cake/Punch Dome/Bowl and I had the idea of adding some festive scroll to it.…

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Baked Christmas Ornaments

Posted on Nov 27th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 17 Comments

HI GUYS- hope your Thanksgiving was yummy and wonderful. MINE SURE WAS, I PIGGED OUT. Now that Turkey day is out of the way, I am finishing up some…

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Dollar Tree Craft- {{Christmas}} Pails

Posted on Nov 20th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 22 Comments

SUPER EASY CRAFT! I bought these white pails in early Sept. they came in packs of 3 for a $1. I hung onto them until I new what I would do. I just…

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Rudolph the Rootbeer Reindeer… had red fuzzy nose…..

Posted on Nov 17th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 12 Comments

HERE IS ANOTHER CHRISTMAS CRAFT GIFT IDEA MY SIS AND I MADE LAST YEAR!   KIDS will especially love it!THIS DIY idea was ACTUALLY MY LITTLE…

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Mod Podge -Christmas Jars w/granola

Posted on Nov 13th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 14 Comments

LAST YEAR my sister and I made these handmade mod podge jars filled with Christmas Granola. So I wanted to share them with you now as a Christmas…

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Candy Canes For Sale

Posted on Nov 11th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 4 Comments

Where am I today??? I love Naptime with Chocolate Sundaes for Crazy Christmas Crafter! I am showing you all how I made this cute festive sign you can…

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My first Subway Art {Christmas themed}

Posted on Nov 9th, 2010 - By jencraftomaniac. - 19 Comments

I recycled a board from my sons old changing table drawer(s) (seriously I have recycled all three drawers from all the wood it used HA!)…

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