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Saturday, November 22, 2014

Silhouette Portrait Giveaway ~ TWO WINNERS

This post is brought to you by Silhouette.

Hello! The countdown is on until Black Friday! Eek! Silhouette never disappoints with their Black Friday promotions. Annnnnnd this year will be pretty amazing! I’ll have all the details on the blog Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014 at10pm MST! Yes, Wednesday! I can’t wait! Mark your calendars! :) To celebrate this year’s Black Friday promotion Silhouette is giving away not one but TWO Silhouette Portraits on the blog today! Wahoo! The winners will be announced on Black Friday (Nov. 28th). So keep reading to see how you can enter to win one of these Silhouette Portraits.

Enter to Win One of TWO Silhouette Portraits at GingerSnapCrafts.com #SilhouettePortrait #ad #giveaway

Friday, November 21, 2014

Christmas Wonderful Link Party

Hello! Happy Friday to you! You may have seen Design Dazzle's 5th annual Christmas Wonderful series that is in full swing! They have had some fabulous Christmas ideas from some talented bloggers (including me!!!), and they are not done yet...the fun continues through the middle of December! Over the years Design Dazzle has shared almost 200 blog posts with hundreds and hundreds of ideas. We all thought it would be fun to have a great big link party to celebrate this magical Christmas season because we know YOU have some awesome ideas to share, too!

Christmas Link Party

Thursday, November 20, 2014

16 Ideas to Be Thankful For

Hello! It’s almost Thanksgiving ~ only one more week! Eek! Are you ready? ;) Today I am excited to bring you 16 Ideas to be Thankful For that were linked up to last week’s {wow me} wednesday party. Hopefully some of these will help you out as you are doing the final preparations for Turkey Day! :) Remember this week’s party is still going on. So feel free to swing by {HERE} to check it out & link up your latest projects & ideas. Buuuuut first enjoy this thankful feature post. Enjoy! :)

16 Ideas to Be Thankful For #Thanksgiving #linkparty #features at GingerSnapCrafts.com

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

{wow me} wednesday #181

Hello! Welcome to {wow me} wednesday!
I’m so glad you are here. :)

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Last week I featured 12 Recipes to Go Nuts About.
So make sure you check out all the nuttiness right {HERE}. ;)

12 Recipes to Go Nuts About at GingerSnapCrafts.com #recipes #nuts

Be Thankful Folders {tutorial}

This post is brought to you by We R Memory Keepers.

Hello! I just wanted to pop in really quick to share this super fun & simple tutorial using the folder with insert die from We R Memory Keepers. I first saw this die over A Pumpkin & a Princess a few months ago. I just had to have it! ;) I used it to make these cute Be Thankful Folders for a Relief Society activity we had at my house last week. We had everyone write what they were thankful for inside. Everyone thought they were so cute! These would also make super cute place cards for Thanksgiving, too. So keep reading to see how easy they are to make.

Be Thankful Folders at GingerSnapCrafts.com #wermemorykeepers #papercraft #thanksgiving

Monday, November 17, 2014

Movie Night Popcorn {recipe}

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MovieNight4Less #CollectiveBias

Hello! How was you weekend? Ours was coooooold! Brrrrr! So it was the perfect weather to stay inside & have a movie night with the hubby at home! ;) Annnd that is just what we did! ha! To go along with our date night I also made a yummy movie night popcorn recipe using Orville Redenbacher's popcorn & M&M's®. It was amazing with lots of chocolate! So keep reading to get the recipe. :)

Movie Night Popcorn Recipe at GingerSnapCrafts.com #movienight4less #cbias #ad

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Sandpaper Gingerbread Man Ornament {tutorial} + blog hop

Good morning! Happy Sunday to you! :) We are a little bit excited around here because SNOW is in the forecast for today! Last night we stocked up on all the essentials! ha! I’m also excited to be taking part in a Handmade Christmas Ornament blog hop with 30 other bloggers today! #bloggerstrimatree I’ll have links to all of their ornaments & tutorials at the end of this post. Buuuut first I’d love to share this easy & so cute Sandpaper Gingerbread Man Ornament. My oldest made one of these in preschool, and every year we still hang that same one on the tree. It’s still one of my favorite ornaments. The kiddos can definitely help put these together, too. So keep reading to see how to make one. :)

Gingerbread Man Ornament made with sandpaper from GingerSnapCrafts.com

Friday, November 14, 2014

DIY Stenciled Pillow {tutorial}

This post is brought to you by Happy Crafters.

Hello! Happy Friday! Today is the first Friday in a long time that we have nothing on our schedule! Yay! Soooo we are planning a fun movie night with the kiddos. My 5 year old is helping me make some yummy popcorn. I’ll be sharing the recipe on Monday. Yum! ;)  Buuuut first I am excited to share my latest project using some fabulous Happy Crafters products. I love how easy & quick this DIY Stenciled Pillow came together. So keep reading to see how I did it. :)
 
DIY Stenciled Pillow with Silhouette at GingerSnapCrafts.com 

Thursday, November 13, 2014

12 Recipes to Go Nuts About

Hello! Happy Thursday to you! We are right in the middle of a cold snap! Brrrrr! It’s cold outside! Time to crank up the fire, snuggle on the couch & enjoy a yummy recipe with lots of ooey gooey yumminess with some crunchy nuts on top with a big cup of hot chocolate. Yum! :) So today I am excited to share 12 Recipes to Go Nuts About that were linked up to last week’s {wow me} wednesday party. Remember this week’s party is still going on so feel free to swing by to check out this week’s party & link up your latest projects. I’d love to see them. You can do all of that right {HERE}. Buuuuut first check out this delicious feature post. Enjoy! :)

12 Recipes to Go Nuts About at GingerSnapCrafts.com #recipes #nuts

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Christmas Wonderful Series

Good morning! I’m just popping in super quick to let you know that yesterday I was over on Design Dazzle as part of their Christmas Wonderful series. So pop over there to see this easy 2x4 snowmen tutorial that I shared! Now I’m off to spend the day at Collective Bias headquarters with some amazing people & a few of my blogging friends. I’ll see you when I get back. Annnnnd don’t forget {wow me} wednesday is going on right {HERE}. :) 

2x4 Snowmen Tutorial at GingerSnapCrafts.com #gingersnapcrafts #tutorial

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

{wow me} wednesday #180

Hello! Welcome to {wow me} wednesday!
I’m so glad you are here. :)

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Recently I was asked to curate a Christmas Jar Ideas board for Hometalk.com. Eek!
So I wanted to share that with you tonight. :) You can find me on Hometalk {HERE}.
Just click the image below & you’ll see 23 fabulous Christmas Jar Ideas. Enjoy!

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Last week I featured 10 projects & crafts perfect for Thanksgiving.
Make sure you check them all out right {HERE}.

10 Projects & Crafts perfect for Thanksgiving #Thanksgiving #DIY at GingerSnapCrafts.com

Holiday Shopping at ConsumerCrafts.com

This post is brought to you by ConsumerCrafts.com. #HandmadeHoliday14

Hello! Christmas is right around the corner! Annnnd that means it’s time for Christmas crafts ~ my favorite part! ha! ;) My one stop place for online craft supply shopping is ConsumerCrafts.com. They are amazing! With their low prices & a selection that can’t be beat they are the place to go for all of your crafting needs. Plus they have FREE shipping for all orders over $75. Sweet! ;) ConsumerCrafts.com has just released their holiday catalog with lots of project ideas and a coupon! To give you some ideas I shopped at ConsumerCrafts.com & picked out a ton of craft supplies for my next holiday project. I’ll be sharing a new Christmas tutorial next week to show you what I made. So let’s go shopping, & I’ll show you what I bought! :)

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Monday, November 10, 2014

Letter to Santa Party #NorthpoleFun

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NorthpoleFun #CollectiveBias

Hello! Today I am excited to share one of our very favorite family traditions that we do every single year ~ a Letter to Santa Party. :) My kiddos look forward to this traditon. We make cookies & hot chocolate, write our letters to Santa with their Christmas gift ideas & kick off the holiday season. This year it was made even more special with the all new Hallmark Northpole toys, gifts & party items that can be found exclusively at Walmart right now. So keep reading to see what we did. :)

Letter to Santa Party at GingerSnapCrafts.com #NorthpoleFun #CollectiveBias #ad

Chalkboard Countdown {tutorial} #SilhouetteChallenge

Hello! It’s been a few months since I’ve been able to participate in a Silhouette Challenge! It’s been a little bit crazy around here! ;) So I am super excited to jump in this month’s challenge ~ DIY Gifts! So make sure you scroll down to find tons more gift ideas from my amazing blogging friends. For my DIY gift I decided to share what we gave all of our neighbors last year. I didn’t have time to blog about it back then! ha! ;) This Chalkboard Countdown is so, so easy to make! You can make a bunch of these fast & quick & for not a lot of money. So keep reading to see how I did it. :)

DIY Chalkboard Countdown tutorial from GingerSnapCrafts.com 

Ooey Gooey Caramel Cheesecake {recipe}

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TasteTheSeason #CollectiveBias #ad

Hello! The holidays are upon us! Yay! I love, love this time of year! :) Today I am excited to be a part of a virtual progressive dinner with some other amazing bloggers. We are each cooking up good holiday recipes ~ main dishes, side dishes, appetizers, beverages & desserts. I’m bringing a dessert! :) I am so excited to be sharing this yummy Ooey Gooey Caramel Cheesecake recipe with you today. This is one our family’s go to holiday recipes. It is amazing! So keep reading to get the yummy recipe! :)

Ooey Gooey Caramel Cheesecake at GingerSnapCrafts.com #cbias #shop

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