Ginger Snap Crafts: 2019

16 May 2019

New Kids on the Block DIY T-Shirt {with cut files}

This post is not sponsored. Affiliate links are used for your convenience. :)

Good morning! Last week one of my best friends & I treated ourselves to a little Mother’s Day splurge. We went on girl’s trip to Kansas City to see The New Kids on the Block // Mix Tape Tour! Eek! My 15 year old self would of been so happy, and I’m not going to lie I was a little bit excited, too! ha! It’s always go to go back in time & relive some of those glory days. Annnnnd who knew that the NKOTB would still have the same dance moves after all these years later?? It was awesome! Oh oh oh oh oh! ha! If you haven’t been yet, it was definitely a concert worth checking out. I think they tour all the way through the summer. Debbie Gibson & Tiffany made an appearance, too! It was awesome for this 80s baby. :) Annnnnd when you go to a concert, you’ve got to look the part. So let me show you how I made these cute tees. Let’s get started!

14 May 2019

{wow me} wednesday #303

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

Last week I featured 7 Garden Ideas!
You can check them all out right over here.

Patriotic Bag with 3 Kinds of Cricut Iron-On {tutorial}

This post is not sponsored, but some supplies were provided by Cricut. Affiliate links are used for your convenience. :)

Good morning! It’s time for another round of Craft Lightning, and this month it’s all about patriotic crafts. I love everything red, white & blue, 4th of July & Americana ~ especially this time of year. We have Memorial Day & 4th of July coming up, & I can’t wait to celebrate this amazing country we live in & the men & women who have given their lives to protect our freedoms. It’s truly a wonderful thing to be an American. :) Annnnnd with all the festivities, I am going to need a cute bag to tote around all of our supplies in ~ like a blanket to sit on, some flags to waves, drinks & snacks & so much more. So let’s get started, and I’ll show you how easy this Patriotic Bag was to put together in 15 minutes or less! :)

10 May 2019

7 Garden Ideas

Good morning! One of my most favorite things to do (besides crafting & blogging all about it!) is gardening. Annnnnd it’s Mother’s Day weekend. So you can bet my family will be outside in the yard working in the dirt! ha! ;) How about you? Any big plans for Mother’s Day? Today I am so excited to be sharing 7 Garden Ideas that were linked up to the last {wow me} wednesday party. Remember this week’s party is still going on. Feel free to swing by & check out the latest projects that are being linked up. Annnnnd if you are a blogger, be sure to add yours to the mix. I’d love to feature you, too! You can do all of that here. Buuuut first enjoy this very pretty feature post! :)

07 May 2019

{wow me} wednesday #302

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

Last week I featured 10 Ways to Get Organized!
You can check them all out right over here.

03 May 2019

Let’s Get Organized! {10 Ways to Do It!}

Hello there! It’s almost summer time! Time for some deep cleaning & organizing before the kiddos get out of school! ;) Annnnnd I have got your covered today. Yay! I’m sharing 10 Ways to Get You Organized with all of you! Some of these were linked up over the last several {wow me} wednesday parties, and then I’m sharing some of my favorite organization round ups from over the years. Don’t forget that this week’s party is still going on. Stop by & check that out right here. Buuuuut first enjoy this very organized feature post. :)

30 April 2019

{wow me} wednesday #301

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

Last week I featured 5 Ways to Embellish with Flowers!
You can check them all out right over here.

29 April 2019

DIY Cedar Planter Box {tutorial}

Good morning! Spring is here. Yay! It’s time to start thinking about what you’d like to plant in your flower beds & containers. This DIY Cedar Planter Box is the perfect project to tackle this time of year. It’s easy to put together and since it’s cedar, it should last for years to come. Annnnnd the wheels make it easy to move around your porch or patio. I actually made these for our last house, you’ll notice our porch is not bright blue in these pictures. ha! I actually had two of these, and before we moved I gave theses boxes to my neighbor. We just rolled them down to her house! ha! I loved the wheels. Anyways, let’s get started! I’ll show you how easy these are to make! :)

25 April 2019

5 Ways to Embellish with Flowers

Hello! It’s my favorite day of the week I get to feature some of your fabulousness! ;) I was blown away at the the links in the last several parties. Annnnnd these pretty flower posts caught my eye. They are beautiful! So, today I’m excited to share 5 Ways to Embellish with Flowers for your next party. I’m sure these ideas will inspire you as well! Remember if you are a blogger, I’d love to see your latest projects & ideas at this week’s party that is going on right here. If you’re not a blogger feel free to browse the links to find some amazing inspiration! :) Buuuut first enjoy this pretty feature post. :)

23 April 2019

{wow me} wednesday #300

Hello! Welcome to {wow me} wednesday!
I’m so glad you are here for party #300. Isn’t that crazy??!! :)

Last week I featured 7 Fresh Ideas!
You can check them all out right over here.

Pork Wraps {recipe}

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

Good morning! If you know me, you know that I love easy recipes! I don’t want to spent hours in the kitchen. ha! Especially during the summer, when it’s warm out, & I can think of a million others things to be doing. ha! ;) That’s why our family loves to grill outside on the back porch during the summer. It’s fast, easy & always yummy! Annnnnd today I am excited share one of our “go to” recipes with you featuring Smithfield All Natural Boneless Pork Chops. These pork chops from Smithfield® are so easy to make, & they taste delicious. They are guaranteed to be tender. Today I’m going to show you how I used these pork chops in an easy & yummy Pork Wraps that are perfect for a weeknight meal or for entertaining company on the weekends. Let’s get started! :)

18 April 2019

7 Fresh Ideas

Hello there! I am so excited about this week’s feature post. It’s so fun & colorful…..perfect for spring. :) So, I hope you enjoy these 7 Fresh Ideas as much as I did. Don’t forget this week’s party is still going on here. Be sure to stop by & check it out. If you are a blogger, I’d love to see your ideas. I want to feature you, too! :) Buuuut first check out this amazing feature post. Enjoy! :)

17 April 2019

Easy Fry Bar {Party Idea} & Fry Sauce {recipe}

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of McCain Foods. The opinions and text are all mine. #MyMcCainPotatoes #CollectiveBias

Good morning! You know I love a good party! ha! ;) Annnnnd nothing says party time more than a good game on TV & the yummy spread to go with it. We are huge football fans at our house, and more recently, we have been cheering on our favorite basketball teams, as well. One of the best things (that goes right along with watching your favorite team on TV) is to have your favorite foods on hand to munch on as you watch the big game. Today I’d love to show you how easy it is to set up a game day Fry Bar with McCain® fries. Annnnd from now until 5/31/19, you can get $1.50 off when you purchase 2 participating McCain products at Walmart. Eek!  That’s awesome! You can submit your rebate & learn more details here. Now let’s get to that party! :)

16 April 2019

{wow me} wednesday #299

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

Last week I featured 10 Cute Bunny Ideas!
You can check them all out right over here.

12 April 2019

10 Bunny Ideas

Hello! Easter is almost here! Wow! Time flies! ;) Today I am excited to be featuring 10 Bunny Ideas that were linked up to the last several {wow me} wednesday link parties. These bunnies are so cute, and they would be perfect for Easter & spring. Remember this week’s party is still going on! So feel free to swing by & check out what everyone is up to! If you are a blogger, be sure to link up your latest projects, recipes & ideas. I’d love to feature you, too! You can do that here. Buuuut first check out this bunny filled feature post. Enjoy! :)

11 April 2019

Home is the Key + an O-Cedar ProMist® MAX Microfiber Spray Mop Giveaway

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Habitat for Humanity’s Home is the Key campaign & its corporate partners, and I am so excited to be a part of this campaign because I believe so strongly in their purpose & what they stand for. Ensuring everyone has a safe place to call home is so important!

Good morning! Did you know that nearly 19 million U.S. households spend more than half of their paychecks on housing costs? Gulp! That can create a huge burden that often requires many families to make difficult choices between their housing, healthcare, education, transportation & even grocery bills. Back in 2017, Habitat for Humanity’s Home is the Key campaign was created. This campaign aims to demonstrate how a decent, affordable homes can create a better life for families & individuals. When communities work with families to build homes that are affordable, safe & comfortable, miracles can happen! It can truly change lives & futures! Annnnd I am so excited to share this message with all of you & share some easy ways you can help! Let’s get started! :)

10 April 2019

Graduation napkins with Cricut Foil Iron-On {tutorial}

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.

    Good morning! A few weeks ago I introduced you to the brand new Cricut EasyPress Totes. They are so cute! They are perfect for toting around your Cricut EasyPress which makes it easier than ever to craft! Yay! ;) Today I would love to show you how I used some Cricut Foil Iron-on & my EasyPress 2 to make these cute customized graduation napkins. My daughter graduates in 5 weeks! Eek! Let’s get started! :)

       

      09 April 2019

      {wow me} wednesday #298

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

      Last week I featured 10 Yummy Desserts!
      You can check them all out right over here.

      04 April 2019

      10 Yummy Desserts

      Hello! It’s my favorite day of the week! I get to feature some of YOU! ;) I really, really appreciate all of those who link up each week to my {wow me} wednesday party! You guys are awesome! Today I’m excited to be featuring 10 Yummy Desserts that were linked up to last week’s {wow me} wednesday party. Don’t forget this week’s party is still going on right here. So, make sure you stop by to see what everyone is up to! If you are a blogger, I’d love to see what you’re up, too. Buuuuut first check out this delicious feature post. Enjoy! :)

      02 April 2019

      {wow me} wednesday #297

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

      Last week I featured 12 Easter Egg Tutorials!
      You can check them all out right over here.

      01 April 2019

      DIY Farmhouse Hello Sign {tutorial}

      This post not sponsored, but affiliate links are used! Thank you for supporting Ginger Snap Crafts!

      Good morning! Happy April Fool’s Day! I am so excited about spring being here! Yay! How about you? I’m excited to get my front porch all ready for spring, too. I found some cute pots at Home Depot, & I was going to work on planting some flowers & strawberries this past weekend, but it was rainy & cold. So hopefully, I get to that this week. :) In the meantime, let me show you how I made this cute DIY Farmhouse Hello Sign for my porch. It’s great for any season. ;) Let’s get started!

      29 March 2019

      12 Easter Egg Tutorials

      Hello there! It’s my favorite day of the week I get to feature some of your creativity! Yay! I love looking through all the links of each {wow me} wednesday party & visiting your blogs. You are all so amazing! This week I’m featuring 12 Easter Egg Tutorials that were linked up to last week’s {wow me} wednesday party. This week’s party is still going on! So feel free to stop by & see what everyone is up to! I’ve noticed a ton of spring & Easter projects being linked up! I just love spring! :) If you are a blogger, I’d love to see what you are up to! Be sure to link up all of your fun ideas, DIY projects & recipes. You can to all of right here. Buuuut first check out this egg-cellent feature post. Enjoy! :)

      26 March 2019

      {wow me} wednesday #296

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

      Last week I featured 9 Colorful Ideas!
      You can check them all out right over here.

      22 March 2019

      9 Colorful Projects

      Hello there! Spring officially arrived yesterday. I am so ready for all the beautiful colors that come with spring! Yay! Annnnnnd today I am excited to be featuring 9 Colorful Projects that were linked up over the last several {wow me} wednesday parties. They are fabulous! If you haven’t check out this week’s party, you totally should. I love browsing the links every week. I always find so much inspiration. You can do all of that right here. Buuuut first check out this very bright & colorful feature post. Enjoy! :)

      19 March 2019

      {wow me} wednesday #295

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

      Last week I featured 9 Spring Ideas!
      You can check them all out right over here.

      18 March 2019

      Easy Clipboard Makeover {tutorial}

      Good morning! It’s time for another addition of Craft Lightning! If you’re new here, Craft Lightning is when a group of my favorite bloggers gets together & creates crafts you can do in 15 minutes or less all around a theme. This month the theme is decoupage. Yay! One of my favorite things to work with. ;) I used a little bit of Mod Podge in this fun Clipboard Makeover. Let’s me show you! :)

      15 March 2019

      9 Spring Ideas

      Hello there! We have had crazy windy & cold weather this week. Buuuut next weeks is suppose to be beautiful with sunny skies & higher temps! Yay! I can’t wait for spring! Annnnd it’s always nice to start some spring time projects around the house or do something fun with the kiddos! So, today I am excited to be featuring 9 Spring Ideas that were linked up to the last several {wow me} wednesday parties. Remember this week’s party is still going on. Feel free to swing by & check all that out here. Buuuuuuuut first stick around to see this colorful & fun feature post. Enjoy! :)

      13 March 2019

      DIY Farmhouse Sign with Cricut {tutorial}

      This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.

      Good morning! I’m back with an all new Cricut tutorial for you! I have spent waaaaay too much on cute farmhouse signs over the last several years for our home. Annnnnnd if I had realized how easy DIY Farmhouse Signs were to make with a few tools from Cricut & some inexpensive supplies, I could of saved a ton of money! ha! Let me show you how I did it. :)

      Have you seen the new Cricut EasyPress Totes? They’re Cute!

      This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.

      Good morning! I’m just popping in really quick to introduce you to the brand new Cricut EasyPress Totes. Eek! They are adorable! (I’ll be back later today with another new Cricut project. So stay tuned!) I have bragged on Cricut’s fabulous tote line before. Annnnd they have just added the very cute & functional Cricut EasyPress Totes to that line as well. Let me introduce you! :)

      12 March 2019

      {wow me} wednesday #294

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

      Last week I featured 10 Amazing Ideas for Your Home!
      You can check them all out right over here. :)

      08 March 2019

      10 Amazing Ideas for your Home

      Good morning! Awwww…..it’s almost spring! It always makes me want to bust out a new DIY project! How about you? ha! ;) I have a pretty long list for this year. Hopefully, I’ll be sharing some finished projects with you soon! Buuuut first check out these 10 Amazing Ideas for Your Home that were linked up to the last several {wow me} wednesday parties. Remember this week’s party is still going on, so feel free to swing by & check that all out. If you are a blogger, be sure to link up your ideas. I’d love to feature you, too. You can do all of that here. Buuuuut first check out this amazing feature post! Enjoy! :)

      06 March 2019

      Fabric Hair Tie with Cricut Precision Hand Tools {tutorial}

      This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.

      Good morning! Today I am so excited to share a brand new Cricut project with you. Plus I love to introduce you to Cricut’s fabulous precision hand tool line. Not only are these crafting hand tools must haves in your craft room (even if you don’t own a Cricut), but they are also so beautiful! You can even find them in different colors! Eek! I’m showing you the lilac set, but you can also find these tools in mint! You are going to love these Cricut accessories! In just a bit, I’ll share how a used a few of these tools to make this cute Fabric Hair Tie, and then next week I’ll be using the rest of the tools to make a completely different project. You’ll have to stay tuned for that one! Let’s get started on this post though! :)

      Today I’m going to introduce you to Cricut’s TrueControl Knife, Rotary Cutter, Self-Healing Mat, Acrylic Ruler, & Cutting Ruler. Each of these tools can be use with paper, cardstock, thin plastics, canvas, leather, wood, vinyl, iron-on, fabric & so much more!!! Let’s meet these new tools. Shall we? :)

      05 March 2019

      {wow me} wednesday #293

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

      Last week I featured some cute St. Patrick’s Day ideas!
      You can check them all out right over here.

      04 March 2019

      Spirit Riding Free Inspired Mom & Daughter Breakfast Date

      This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group®, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #AddSpirit2Breakfast http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV

      Good morning! March is here, buuuut unfortunately spring is not. We are getting snowed in as I am typing this! Sometimes I have to get a little bit creative to help my kiddos have a little fun when we can’t go outside, & we need something to do! Last week I had a fun mom & daughter date with my youngest daughter. We had a yummy breakfast with Eggos & Reddi-Wip, had some fun coloring activities planned & watched the cute Netflix series, Spirit Riding Free. Have you seen it yet? It’s so cute! It’s a spin-off of Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron. Remember that one? It’s a show about how to empower your daughters, teaches friendship & loyalty & of course, has lots of horses!!! Let me show you what we did! :)

      01 March 2019

      Personalized Vase with Cricut {tutorial} + a Huge Cricut Mother’s Day Giveaway

      This post is not sponsored by Cricut, but affiliate links are used. Buuuut the giveaway was donated by Cricut along with some of your favorite bloggers. :)

      Gooooood morning! I’ve been waiting all week for this post! Eek! I am so excited to be partnering with some of my favorite bloggers to bring you a fun Mother’s Day blog hop along with a fun giveaway that includes TWO prizes ~ one for you & one for your Mom. How cool is that?! So you’ll want to keep reading after I share this quick Personalized Vase tutorial with you! :)

      28 February 2019

      Cute St. Patrick’s Day Ideas

      Hello there! Can you believe that tomorrow is March??!! Spring Break will be here soon, and before that St. Patrick’s Day will roll around. Today I am excited to be featuring some super Cute St. Patrick’s Day Ideas that were linked up to last several {wow me} wednesday parties. This week’s party is still going on, so feel free to swing by & check out this week’s link ups. You are sure to be inspired! You can do all of that right here. Buuuuut first check out this very green feature post. Enjoy! :)

      26 February 2019

      {wow me} wednesday #392

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

      Last week I featured 8 DIY Projects!
      You can check them all out right over here.

      22 February 2019

      8 DIY Projects

      Good morning! It’s my favorite day of the week. I get to feature some of you! Yay! Annnnd that’s the best job ever! I love looking through the link ups each week. You guys are always inspiring me with your creativity. :) Today I am excited to feature 8 DIY Projects that were linked up to the last several {wow me} wednesday parties. Remember this week’s party is still going on. Drop by here to check that out & link up your ideas. I’d love to see them & feature you, too. Buuuuut first check out this fun feature post! Enjoy! :)

      20 February 2019

      DIY Graduation Party Ideas with Cricut

      This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.

      Good morning! With 5 kiddos, it always seems like we have a reason to celebrate from birthdays, holidays, graduations to engagements (gulp!) there is always a party going on over here. ha! I love making every celebration extra special, & my Cricut Maker makes that task so, so easy & lots of fun, too. My oldest daughter is graduating from high school this May. Annnnd you’d better believe that we are going to be celebrating BIG time! ;) I am so excited as she heads off on her next adventure…..college! Annnnd I’ve already started planning her big graduation party. Today I’m excited to share some DIY Graduation Party Ideas with Cricut. Let’s get started. :)

      DIY St. Patrick’s Day Crafts with Cricut

      This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.

        Good morning! This year is flying by! I seem to say that every single year! ha! Buuuuut can you believe that it is almost March? Spring Break & St. Patrick’s Day will be here before we know it! Annnnnd today I am excited to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Cricut. I used my Cricut Maker to make some cute & easy DIY St. Patrick’s Day Crafts with my kiddos. We made some cute t-shirts, a lucky horseshoe, cute lucky clover socks & a cute St. Patrick’s Day card all with the Cricut Maker. Let’s get started! :)

            19 February 2019

            {wow me} wednesday #391

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

            Last week I featured 10 Lunch Recipes!
            You can check them all out right over here.

            15 February 2019

            10 Lunch Recipes

            Good morning! :) How are you? Are you ready for the long weekend? I know I sure am! I love having a 3 day weekends. Yay! It doesn’t happen near enough. ;) Today I am excited to be featuring 10 Lunch Recipes that were linked up to the last several {wow me} wednesday parties. Remember this week’s party is still going strong. Be sure to swing by & check out all the fun ideas, recipes & projects. You can do that here. Be sure to link up your ideas, if you are a blogger. I’d love to feature you, too! Buuuut first check out this yummy feature post. Enjoy! :)

            13 February 2019

            Make Your Own Embroidery Patterns with the Cricut BrightPad

            This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.

            Good morning! :) The Cricut BrightPad™ is one of THE most favorite tools in my craft room. (Ok…I really just have a craft closet! ha!) Anyways, this is a must have tool no matter where you craft at. So in a craft room, at the kitchen table or in a comfy chair, the Cricut BrightPad is a must have! Annnnd today I am excited to show you how you can Make Your Own Embroidery Patterns with the Cricut BrightPad. Let’s get started! :)

            12 February 2019

            {wow me} wednesday #390

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

            Last week I featured 10 Heart Inspired Projects!
            You can check them all out right over here.

            08 February 2019

            10+ Heart Inspired Projects

            Good morning! Valentine’s Day is next week, so today I am excited to be sharing 10+ Heart Inspired Projects with you. Most of these are simple & quick. You still have plenty of time to get your Valentine craft on. ha! All of these lovely heart ideas were linked up over the last several {wow me} wednesday parties. You can still link up to this week’s party right here. Be sure to do that, if you are a blogger. I’d love to feature YOU, too! :) Buuuut first check out this heart & love filled feature post. Enjoy! :)

            06 February 2019

            Cute Organization with the Cricut BrightPad™ {tutorial}

            This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.

            Good morning! :) I’ve introduced you to the amazing Cricut BrightPad™ before. Annnnnnd I love how easy this crafting light pad, along with a few Cricut accessories, can make weeding vinyl (especially glitter vinyl and iron-on vinyl!). It’s a lifesaver! I am also so excited to share some Cute Organization with the Cricut BrightPad™. Let’s get started! :)

            05 February 2019

            {wow me} wednesday #389

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

            Last week I got busy, & I didn’t do a feature post!
            I will make up for that this week. Promise. :)
            In the meantime, check out these cute handmade Valentine ideas right here. :)

            04 February 2019

            DIY Housewarming Gift {tutorial}

            This is not a sponsored post, but affiliate links are used for your convenience. Thank you for supporting Ginger Snap Crafts. :)

            Good morning! Hello there! Can you believe it’s already February! Eek! Time just doesn’t stop! ;) We just passed our 6 month in our new house anniversary. (Is that a thing? ha!) What do you think is the perfect housewarming gift? I’ve done some thinking. Annnnnd I have decided that it is…..disposable dinnerware. Not having to wash dishes was a life saver for me in the first few weeks in our new home. So today I’m going to show you how easy it was to make this cute Home Is Where the Heart Is tote bag. Fill this cute little bag with disposable dinnerware & you will have the perfect DIY Housewarming Gift in no time at all. Let’s get started!

            29 January 2019

            {wow me} wednesday #388

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

            Last week I featured 10 Valentine Treats!
            You can check them all out right over here.