Recycled Crafts | Kids’ Oil + Water Science Experiment

Recycled Crafts | Kids' Oil + Water Science Experiment at www.happyhourprojects.com

We’ve been enjoying drinking more water, courtesy of my partners at Absopure. We also talk in our house about ways to re-use and recycle (often by making recycled crafts!), and with my daughter off school for Thanksgiving break, I thought I’d put some empty bottles to use with the classic oil-and-water kids ‘science experiment! Raya […]

Blitsy’s Golden Scissors Blog Hop + Sneak Peeks!

Blitsy Golden Scissors Giveaway

Hey friends!  I’ve got something fun for you today!  I’m sharing a sneak peek at the great Black Friday deals that Blitsy Crafts will have online AND a great giveaway for a pair of golden scissors!  And that’s not all, there are other amazing prizes up for grabs as well, including craft supplies and a […]

Easy DIY Flower Mirror Set

Easy Floral Mirrors at www.happyhourprojects.com #MakeItFunCrafts

I’ve been thinking on some fun, sort of girly decor for Raya’s room lately, and as we were doodling a few days ago, I hit on a floral-themed idea to add a couple of inexpensive and lightweight mirrors to her space.  It was also an “a-ha!” moment for me on a craft challenge I’ve been […]

21 Wonderful Watermelon Crafts, Recipes & a Giveaway

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There’s something that will always be true: watermelon is my flavor of the summer.  It’s something that goes all the way back to when at 5 years old, I won a watermelon eating contest at a county fair – against boys twice my age.  True story!  I know I’m not the only one – my […]

ART*CRAFT Stamped Bar Necklace

Art-Craft Stamped Bar Necklace at www.happyhourprojects.com

So I’ve been chatting a lot with some local artists – and crafters – and there seems to be a delineation between “art” and “crafts”.  I really don’t see the distinction, personally.  An artist is a craftsman (or, craftswoman?), and crafting is an artistic endeavor, too.  They go hand in hand, I believe.  So in […]