Snowman KCup Crafts | Great Last-Minute Christmas Food Gifts

Holiday Food Gifts | Easy KCup Snowmen at

Hey friends!  Um, who scheduled Christmas for four days from now?!?  My December is flying by!  I am excited, but I’m definitely on the last-minute gifts this week, and doing our traditional baking day.  As we put goodie trays together, I had an idea of a cute addition to add to my edible treats for […]

Handmade Christmas Card Ideas

Handmade Christmas Card Ideas at | Embossing can make up a special-looking card in minutes - perfect for those last-minute ones you still want to give!

So… I’m a slacker this year.  I mean, I’m really trying to get ready for Christmas, but my daughter’s birthday was last weekend and our basement flooded and… the list goes on.  I didn’t send a big batch of cards this year, and instead, I’ve opted for making cards especially to send back to the […]

Great Gifts for Kids | Thomas & Friends TrackMaster Toys

Great Gifts for Kids | Thomas & Friends TrackMaster Train Set at

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fisher-Price for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When I was a kid, my grandmother had a train set under the Christmas tree.  Ever since then, I feel like trains are just a part of Christmas.  Now that my son is old enough to […]

Floating Snowflake Locket

Easy Floating Snowflake Locket

It’s snowing here in Michigan, so we’re all thinking winter around here!  I’ve got a fun necklace to share with you today that’s all about winter (and perfect for any holiday parties you have coming up).  It’s not hard to make, and best of all, you can switch up the charms to celebrate any season. […]

Holiday Baking in the Happy Hour Projects Kitchen

Holiday Pies in the Happy Hour Projects Kitchen at

Ohh man, we’re in full-on holiday mode now that the weather has turned cooler and Thanksgiving is drawing near.  Today’s post shares a look into our kitchen this time of year, with insights provided by GE Café™ appliances. If you take a lot of pride in your cooking and baking, the power of GE Café™ appliances […]

Christmas in July with Sizzix | Simple and Elegant Golden Gift Wrapping

Christmas in July with Sizzix | Golden Gift Wrap at

Hey friends!  Today’s idea is fast and functional CHRISTMAS gift wrap – yes, Christmas!  It’s Christmas in July with Sizzix this week and next, and I’m sharing today’s holiday inspiration: golden gift wrapping.  Gold is classic, and paired with Sizzix embossing folders and dies, you can make your small gifts, treats, and handmade goodies shine […]

Last-Minute Grandma Gift: Kids’ Handmade Clay Ornament

Clay Snowflake Ornament at

If you’re looking for a project to keep your kids busy these last few days before Christmas, or if the Grandma in your family is like my mom and expects something handmade (works for me!) – we made this sweet ornament yesterday as a last-minute gift.  There are lots of options to personalize it, but […]

Easy M&M’s Snowflake Bark, and More!

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This post brought to you by Glad & M&M’S®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Happy Hour Projects. It’s time to get baking! This is my favorite time right now – the last few days before Christmas.  If you read here often, you already know I’m a fan of giving edible gifts, […]