Winter Wonders Giveaway Hop #WinterWonders 112

*This is a post brought to you by Planet Weidknecht. The prize is completely my own and TigerStrypes Blog is responsible for this specific giveaway.* Winter Wonders Giveaway Hop #WinterWonders Welcome to the Winter Wonders Giveaway Hop Hosted by Planet Weidknecht and LeahSay’s Views from January 4-16 It may be cold outside, but winter is filled with wonders! Let us warm you up with some […]



Create Art From Photos With AdoramaPix

*I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample for review purposes. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* Create Art From Photos With AdoramaPix #adoramapix #usfg I always love making photos into artwork.  Seeing the things that AdoramaPix can create from your pictures, is amazing!!  I’ve heard from a lot of people that the quality is amazing and […]

Create a Paper Plate Gift Box #TigerStrypesBlog 52

Create a Paper Plate Gift Box I’ve seen things like this online and thought that it would be fun to try.  I have some really amazing friends here in the mountains, and thought that these would be fun to make for them.  They were pretty easy to make, and could be decorated in any way that you see fit!  You could also make mini ones for […]



Learn How To Make Paper Flowers #TigerStrypesBlog 47

Learn How To Make Paper Flowers (#TBCCrafters) I recently got a new cartridge for my Cricut that makes flowers, and thought it would be fun to try and show you how it’s done.  If you don’t have a Cricut and are good with scissors, I’m sure you could just make these that way, and they would turn out pretty close to the same.  I just […]

A Sweet Gift of St. Patrick’s Pot of Gold #TigerStrypesBlog 18

St. Patrick’s “Pot of Gold” With St. Patrick’s Day coming up, I wanted to make a craft that could also be used as a gift!  You see so many different pot of gold things, I just wanted to twist it up a little.  This one was really easy to make and I think the hardest part was finding the “Gold”…finally found it at Walgreens after […]



Give Some Love With “Valentine Gift Bags” 22

“Valentine Gift Bags” I recently got some new designs for my Silhouette Cameo and thought that these would be fun to make for Valentine’s Day.  I wanted something small for my son’s teachers, and most of the bags that are in the store, are either too cheap, too big, or too young.  Why not make one yourself, in the style you like?  They were very easy to do, and […]

“Tip Your Hat” – Santa Hats Glasses Craft #TigerStrypesBlog 7

“Tip Your Hat” – Santa Hats Glasses #TBCCrafters Hop I saw these in Rachael Ray’s magazine and thought they would be adorable to make for either your Christmas or New Year’s parties.  They were very easy to make and could be filled with whatever you wish.  I chose fruit juice to mimic the Santa hat color, but you could pick any red beverage.  Really fun to […]



Make Some “Light Up Snowman Magnets” #TigerStrypesBlog 16

“Light Up Snowman Magnets” #TBCCrafters Hop I made these “Light Up Snowman Magnets” this week, after seeing something like it around the time of Halloween, and thought I would change it up for Christmas.  These are great for the fridge, giving as gifts, etc.  Very easy to make, perfect for having the kids help you, and a great way to use up extra supplies in the […]

Make A “Holiday Spice Ornament” #TigerStrypesBlog 19

“Holiday Spice Ornament” #TBCCrafters Hop I found these clear plastic ornaments a Walmart and thought it would be so fun to make something for my friends for the holidays.  I had seen where someone had put in the fake snow, etc., but I wanted to do something a bit different.  I figured that most people I know cook and use spices, and figured that this might […]



“Old Factory Candles” Are The Perfect Gift! 11

*I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample for review purposes. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* I recently received these “Old Factory” candles from the “Old Factory” brand, that are sold on Amazon under “Red Rover Naturals”.  I had never heard of this company before, but I’m a sucker for new candles, so the order was easy […]

Check Out PicStick – The New Personalized Photo Magnets 4

I found out about the PicStick company and their great photo website on BloggersRequired.  I thought that it looked like a great way to make your pictures last forever and be able to be used for something other than just pictures!!  I love being able to make special things for the holidays for the family, etc. and figure products like these will be a perfect way to […]



Make a “Back to School Cake” For Your Teacher 5

Make a “Back to School Cake” For Your Teacher Well, my son started 8th grade on Tuesday – crazy!!!  He goes to a private Christian school here in the White Mountains of AZ, and with the budgets and issues with supplies, etc., our school sends out a list of things to purchase for the school year and ideas of things if you’d like to donate […]

Make Something Yummy for a “Father’s Day Gift” 4

Make Something Yummy for a “Father’s Day Gift” I lost my Dad when I was 17, so Father’s Day can be a sad day for me, sometimes.  I am blessed to have a wonderful husband, however, that I can celebrate being an amazing Dad to our son.  Like they say “Anyone can be a Father, it takes someone special to be a Dad!”, and that […]


Make a “Mother’s Day Gift” for Mom! 5

Make a “Mother’s Day Gift” for Mom With “Mother’s Day” being this weekend, I figured that this would be a wonderful thing to do for my #TBCCrafters post.  This is pretty easy to do and even if you don’t have a machine, you can cut things out and write it yourself – my penmanship is horrible, so I’m blessed to have my Silhouette to fake it! […]

Mother’s Day Giveaway!! 2

For all of you that love your Mom – get in with this great giveaway.  This would be a perfect gift for your Mom, or if you are a Mom, you can reward yourself!!  Can’t wait to see the entries!!  Happy Mother’s Day…early!! 🙂 Crafty Spices is hosting a Mothers Day Giveaway, sponsored by  Mohawk Valley Trading Company and Crooked Brook. Join for a chance […]



Learn to Make an “Easter Egg Duct Tape Flower 14

Learn to Make an “Easter Egg Duct Tape Flower“ #TBCCrafters Hop I can’t believe it’s already April – crazy!! I guess when you live in a place that seems to never have had a winter this year, it’s weird to already be dealing with Spring.  I saw this craft on the Duck Brand site and figured it would be fun to do for Easter time. […]

Sweet Sentiment Craft (#TBCCrafters) 4

“Sweet Sentiment” #TBCCrafters Hop So it’s almost Valentine’s day and I saw a craft like this one on Craft Test Dummies Blog and thought it would be fun to make for a Valentine gift for my Mom.  You could change these up however you wish, I just wanted to share the basics on how to do it.  I think next time, I would use separate […]

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Hot Chocolate Frosty #TBCCrafters (12/19/13) 12

“Hot Chocolate Frosty” #TBCCrafters Hop  I saw something like this on Pinterest and wanted to make my own!! I thought they would be a great gift for friends and be easy to make.  You could add anything to the bottom jar, I decided on mints, since we love Peppermint Hot Chocolate.  You could also decorate this however you wish.  Hopefully this will give you a […]

Help a Friend Out With a “Snowman Gift” 5

Help a Friend Out With a “Snowman Gift”  I saw this little snowman on our local news Facebook page and was cracking up so hard, I couldn’t resist adding it for this week’s craft. We have our yearly get together with our church family every December, and we’re asked to bring a White Elephant gift, well this will be what we bring – ssshhh…don’t tell anyone!! […]


Thanksgiving Surprise

Make a Thanksgiving Turkey Surprise 22

“Thanksgiving Turkey Surprise” #TBCCraftersHop I saw something like this little holiday surprise in a magazine I read and thought it would be adorable to try at home.  There was no link to the craft, so I just figured out how to do it myself.  Figured it would be adorable to give to some friends to celebrate and give thanks for them.  You can fill it […]