Main Ingredient Monday- 20 Valentine’s Paper Crafts

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Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Do all of you have piles of craft and scrapbook paper lying around? I always have lots of pieces and bits from past projects-we save everything. That's why I loe paper crafts, especially with my kids. On ... continue reading

Best of 2014


This is always such a fun post to write! I can not believeve...CAN NOT BELIEVE...I am closing in on my 4 year blogging anniversary. It is so exciting to look back on my most popular and favorite posts each year. I love what I do and it wouldn't be possible without readers coming back day ... continue reading

Dollar Store Framed Ornament Wreath

Dollar Store framed Christmas ornament wreath from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands f

I have such issues with my front door and any type of  wreath I try to hang. #1 There is virtually NO space between the main door and the screen door. Everytime I try to make a wreath, I go to hang it up and discover the door will not close becasue the wreath is ... continue reading

Natural Winter Skin Cream Recipe and Free Printables

All natural dry winter skin lotion with coconut oil, shea butter and beeswax with Young Living essential oils Lavender, Melros, and Frankincense from TMTOMH f

I have had no less than 4 people ask me about  some good all natural lotion for winter skin. I was using coconut oil with some Young Living essential oils mixed in, but even for me, my skin just wasn't as soft as I want it to be. I went on to my favorite websites ... continue reading

Easy Sprinkle FIlled Mini Ornaments

Easy Sprinkle Filled Christmas Ornaments from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands F

My children had off all last week for Thanksgiving and I wanted to plan some fun projects and activities for us to do together. I thought this was going to be so much fun and couldn't wait to get started! Well, in the end it turned into Mommy doing the project and kids watching, but ... continue reading

Red and Gold Scrap Fabric Garland

Easy Scrap Fabric Gold Black and Red Garland from Too Much Time on My Hands TMTOMH feature

 Do you make new  Christmas decorations each year or do you have your standards that you always pull out? We have the same usual favorites, but I always like to add something fun and new. This one cost about $10 and was an easy way to bring some festive color into our dining room. I ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- Christmas Paper Crafts

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Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects I love finding easy and inexpensive holiday craft ideas.   Here are my 20 favorite CHRISTMAS PAPER CRAFTS projects for you. I will keep you posted on the show! If you have a fabulous CHRISTMAS PAPER CRAFTS you have ... continue reading

Vintage Christmas Banner

Vintage Christmas Book Banner DIY Craft  from TMTOMH F

Full disclosure: I have shared this idea before. BUT it is so sweet, I just couldn't resist sharing it again, 2 years later. I had made and sold a few of these, but last week I discovered I had four more pages from this old 'Twas the Night Before Christmas picture book I had scored ... continue reading

20 Paper Mache Projects- Main Ingredient Monday

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Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Last week I had one of the biggest days of my life! I had my final auditions for a host position for a daily Pinterest type craft show. LIKE HUGE! It was amazing and awesome adn one ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- 20 Egg Carton Projects

20 beautiful recycled egg carton crafts and projects from TMTOMH 1

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Unless you own chickens, you probably have some egg cartons laying around. We eat tons of eggs and these cardboard cartons are a never ending craft supply in our home. I was looking to start some Christmas ... continue reading