31 fun Halloween ideas!

31 fun Halloween ideas. #halloween #crafts

It is the end of September already! Halloween will be here in no time!. So, let's peek at 31 fun Halloween ideas. These are crafts, recipes, and fun stuff that I thought were just so cool...they needed to be shared with you.   And yes, there's more than one project from me.  That just seems fair, doesn't it? :)   I Heart Naptime This Old House Better homes … [Read more...]

make an adorable ornament from a teacup. Easy to do!

Make a teacup bell ornament with this easy tutorial.

Is it too early for Christmas ornaments? Sadly, no. The stores are starting in on Christmas already. It's a bit too soon, in my opinion. But...I guess if you want to make your own decorations or presents it's time to get going on it. December is going to come up awfully fast! This ornament is adorable and a great gift idea. I made up a couple for our tree and a couple as gifts. They were a huge … [Read more...]

Simple steps to make a Halloween mummy costume

handmade halloween mummy costume from NellieBellie; simple, easy, and tons of fun! #mummy #halloween #costume

Halloween is coming up again (it has a habit of doing that each year, doesn't it!)...and with it the need for costumes.  Costumes can be really expensive!  Geez.  But, they don't always need to be; sometimes you can do something homemade and it's even better than it would have been store-bought.  This costume is Levi's from last year when he wanted to be a mummy. We thought it … [Read more...]

Quick & Healthy | candy corn fruit cup

Candy Corn fruit cups; a recipe from NellieBellie #halloween #afterschoolsnack #healthy #fruit

So up in this here house we like healthy. We like fun. We like fast. We like healthy, fun, and fast all smooshed together. And yes, I'm talking about food. Now that my kids are in school, I need to make tasty after-school treats for my kids that are fast and healthy. These candy corn fruit cups are perfect. I mean...look at them! Aren't those just the cutest little things you ever did see? My kids … [Read more...]

Haystacks | toilet paper tube craft|tutorial

Make haystacks out of toilet paper rolls. A easy, fun project for the fall! #kidscrafts #fall #craft #recycledcraft

Aren't those the cutest haystacks you ever did see?? These are an easy, inexpensive idea for your fall table. You can get these made up very easily in a few minutes and they add so much to your fall table. And, because of how easy they are they make a perfect craft idea for children. Let's get to the tutorial: Materials: paper tubes (1 per namecard) colored twine tags (you can cut … [Read more...]

May Day envelopes.

May Day Envelopes from nelliebellie.com

We love the idea of May Day envelopes. Granted, dropping things off on people’s doorsteps nowadays is probably not such a good idea. Even if it IS a basket full of goodies. But, these little envelopes full of flowers can’t possibly be mistaken for anything other then sweet and thoughtful. Unless you live in Minnesota where we are currently under INCHES of snow (hopefully it will be green grass by … [Read more...]

3 easter crafts.

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 I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. We decided to make you some Easter crafts when working with #CollectiveBias and #ColorfulCreations.  So, we went on over to Walmart and picked up a variety of Crayola options to work … [Read more...]

Quick & Easy Valentines

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In case you lot are anything like us, and left your Valentine's Day plans 'til the last minute, we've got you covered.  (Head over to our Craft gallery for a full list of other great ideas.) Today we've got the perfect Valentines to make it look like you worked really hard and planned in advance.  You can let people think you thought them up.  We can deal with … [Read more...]