Make a Shadow Box Valentine Gift #TigerStrypesBlog 7

Make a Shadow Box Valentine Gift #TigerStrypesBlog #Valentine Shopping recently, I found a bunch of plain shadow boxes at a local store on clearance after Christmas, and figured they would be useful in making just about anything.  Seeing a post online of someone adding a sticker to the front, so I figured that I could make something like that for Valentine’s Day.  Visiting the Cricut […]

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TTBBM – Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown #MondayMemories 18

For this week’s “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something in the topic of “TELEVISION” and go with “Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown.”  Since Valentine’s Day is on Wednesday, this show fits perfectly for today! This television show originally aired  January 28, 1975, and then on the ABC network on February 14, 2002.  It’s a lot newer than most of […]

Make Some Vinyl Sticker Valentine Mugs #TigerStrypesBlog 6

Make Some Vinyl Sticker Valentine Mugs #Valentine #Gift #TigerStrypesBlog I wanted to make another craft that was pretty simple (if you have the tools) for Valentine’s Day.  With that holiday being just around the corner, I thought it would be fun to use my Cricut to decorate some simple pieces.  The mugs can usually be found at the dollar store, or if you just have […]



How to Create an “I Dig You” Valentine Gift #TigerStrypesBlog 26

Create an “I Dig You” Valentine Gift #Valentine #Gift #TigerStrypesBlog With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I wanted to find something that was easy to make and fun to give as a gift to friends and family.  I saw a project like this on Pinterest, and thought it would be fun to make.  I was able to find the little shovels in a back […]

Things That Bring Back Memories “Tesla – Love Song” #MondayMemories 4

For this “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something pertaining to the topic of “Music“.  There are so many songs that I can remember from years ago, and since music is a huge part of our family, the memories come streaming back when you hear a certain song. Do you ever have that tune that comes on the radio, and […]


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Make Some Valentine Snack Friends 4

How to Make Some Valentine Snack Friends #ValentinesDay #Craft Well, it’s been awhile since I posted a craft project, since I haven’t really had much time.  With the holidays happening, my son’s birthday, and then mine last month, things have been crazy.  I have a whole file of crafts that I want to do and wanted to get started this month. This was an idea I saw […]

DIY Photo Luminary 15

Use a Special Photo to Make a Photo Luminary So, I hope you all had a fun Valentine’s Day last week.  If you went out with friends, or family, you might have some great photos that you want to create a piece to decorate your home.  I saw a post about making a luminary like this over at Our Best Bites and thought that it would be […]



How To Make a Celtic Heart Knot Keychain #Craft 15

How To Make a Celtic Heart Knot Keychain I always remember making the little keychains (GimpAction or Boondoggling) out of the plastic lacing when I was younger.  You had to alternate the colors and it seemed a bit like knitting for kids.  Does anyone else remember those?  Well, I saw something that reminded me of that, but it was more of a knotting technique with […]

How to Make a Valentine Love Light #Craft 33

How to Make a Valentine Love Light #ValentinesDay #Craft So I haven’t been able to post about crafting for awhile.  Let me get you filled in.  My hosting account was messed up through an error that the host did, and wasn’t willing to help me fix…saying it was a WordPress issue.  Well, after hours of research and prayers said for strength and courage, I finally […]

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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 […]

Create a “Sweet Shark Valentine” #TigerStrypesBlog 20

  “Sweet Shark Valentine” Here’s a gift idea for your kids, or for their classrooms for Valentine’s Day.  It’s pretty easy to make, and even if you just had to trace an outline and cut it by hand, it wouldn’t be too hard. I saw this project in the newest FamilyFun magazine, and thought it would be a great thing to do.  It was very […]


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 […]

Heart For The Holiday Craft (#TBCCrafters) 02/06/14 6

“Heart For The Holiday” #TBCCrafters Hop It’s getting into February already, wow – is it only me, or does time seem like it’s flying?  Someone told me as you get older, it seems like time goes faster……I’m not old…yeah….so that’s not it!! ha/ha  I saw a technique like this one in a magazine I was reading and thought it would be fun to make as a […]