Easy Beaded Snowflake Ornaments with #MyFavoriteBloggers

Easy Beaded Snowflake Ornaments at www.happyhourprojects.com with #MyFavoriteBloggers

I have a fun collection for you today of winter-themed projects from some of my favorite bloggers!  I am going to show you how to make these easy beaded snowflakes – they make great ornaments and decorations well beyond Christmas! When you’re done checking out the tutorial, take a peek at what some of my… Continue Reading…

Tips To Stress Less Over Holiday Entertaining

Cranberry Cosmo

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bed Bath & Beyond for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. This last week before Christmas is when all the magic happens.  It’s baking time, it’s time to get your house in order for your guests, it’s time to wrap, and you probably want… Continue Reading…

Chocolate Molded Candy Boxes

Molded Chocolate Candy Boxes at www.happyhourprojects.com

Today’s craft is a fun edible!  I picked up a Gift Box mold on a whim a while back, and finally put it to use as I get ready for making our annual Christmas sweets.  I didn’t invent this or anything – it’s just a regular Wilton brand mold, but I’ll give you a few… Continue Reading…

Tutorial: Photo Canvas From Your Phone With the #WalgreensApp

How to Print Photo Gifts in One Hour From Your Phone with the #WalgreensApp at www.happyhourprojects.com #shop

Today I’m sharing a last-minute gift idea that is literally SO last-minute, you can pick it up on the way. (Assuming you can gift-wrap in the car, I mean.  Haha.)  By using the Walgreens photo app, you can print photos from your phone and pick up in an hour at most locations.  And what’s cool… Continue Reading…

Friday Finds:15 Great Ideas for Quick and Easy DIY Hostess Gifts

15 Great Ideas for DIY Hostess Gifts at www.happyhourprojects.com

Oh, it’s party season!  I really enjoy holiday parties, but it’s always a challenge trying to come up with gift ideas for people you might not know well.  So I’ve been hunting around blog-land for some fast, easy, and thoughtful gift ideas that are a great fit for us DIY-ers to give at Christmas time!… Continue Reading…

Everyone’s a LEGO! Send Holiday Cheer with Free Minifigure e-Cards

Free #LEGO Minifigure Family Christmas Card

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of LEGO for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Meet my LEGO Minifigure Family! I had WAY too much fun on the LEGO website creating a Christmas card with our family as LEGOs.  I mean, all our favorite characters are already LEGOs: Thor, Ironman, Batman, Yoda,… Continue Reading…

Bust Out Your Sharpies for Shrink Plastic Gift Tags

Shrink Plastic Keepsake Tags at www.happyhourprojects.com #StaplesSharpie #ad #pmedia

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Sharpie, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #StaplesSharpie http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO. Okay, I admit it… I may have a Sharpie “problem”.  A bit of an addiction, really.  But I was out shopping Staples last week and they have such awesome… Continue Reading…

Simple Foam Stacker Christmas Tree

Simple Foam Stacker Christmas Tree at www.happyhourprojects.com

Today’s project is a fun and easy decor piece that your kids can even help you with.  Supplies for this one are pretty inexpensive – I actually picked up almost everything for this project at my dollar store!  It stacks simple geometric shapes (I’m lazy, I used squares – though circles or triangle would both… Continue Reading…