“12 Ways I’m Thankful” Easy Accordion-Fold Card

Thankful Accordion Fold Card at www.happyhourprojects.com

With just 12 days left until Thanksgiving, I thought it would be nice to make up a big “thankful” card for someone I care about.  I know I’m guilty of not expressing my gratitude often enough, and today’s project was the perfect opportunity to do just that: make up a card that’s more like a […]

#ShareAwesome: A Guide For Safe Sharing

Raya Pancake

You can imagine, as a blogger, I live a LOT of my life online.  Visibly.  To strangers, as well as friends.  These days – so much is online, and once it’s out there, it’s out there.  That photo.  That status update.  That post.  But that’s a good thing.  That’s connecting.  It’s reaching out.  It’s making friends. […]

5-Day Challenge: Heal Your Winter Skin

Vaseline 5-Day Winter Comfort Challenge 1

This post brought to you by Vaseline. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Happy Hour Projects. So.  I live in Michigan.  And it’s already snowing here.  So you can imagine, “winter skin” is something I battle for pretty much half the year, haha.  Last week, Vaseline sent me a care package laying out a […]

Easy Leather Connector Bracelet

Easy Leather Connector Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com

I’ve got another quick bracelet design to share with you today that’s easier than it looks!  You can make this boutique-style leather bracelet in 10 minutes or less, and the supplies you need are really minimal.  What’s even better is that I found the pieces to make this grouped into a kit – which means […]

Sparkling Pomegranate Christmas Cocktail

Sparkling Pomegranate Christmas Cocktail at www.happyhourprojects.com

Okay, this isn’t just a Christmas drink recipe, it’s delicious anytime.  And you could add any shapes that suit your occasion – whether it’s a birthday, 4th of July – whatever!  But the red star makes this crisp and fruity cocktail look so festive that it’s really perfect for your holiday entertaining – and it’s […]

One-Minute Interchangeable Beaded Frame Earrings

One-Minute Easy Interchangeable Beaded Earrings at www.happyhourprojects.com

If you think you can’t make beaded earrings, I have something to show you today that’s going to blow your mind.  Not only CAN you, but I found a pair of earring frames that not only make it easy, but you can also change the beads up to match different outfits!  Let me show you […]

Easy Beaded Dangle Earrings

Easy Beaded Dangle Earrings with Prayer Beads at www.happyhourprojects.com

I love easy.  Obviously – with my one-hour-or-less theme around here (and even better, the 10-minute project category)!  Today’s project is one of the quick ones – this simple design will let you make beads of all kinds into charms for earrings, bracelets, pendants – anything you can dream up.  Because it only takes 2 […]