Month: December 2012

25 Delicious Appetizer Recipes

  Big night tonight! New Year’s Eve is finally here! I am sharing today 25 Appetizer Recipes that would make your party simply delicious. Licking the screen is not allowed!  Here we go!   Grilled Prosciutto, Fresh Mozzarella Garlic Toasts with Fresh Basil… Oh my! Recipe by   Loaded Baked Potato Dip by Brown Eyed Baker   Cheesy Potato Fries by   Avocado Salsa by Chef In Training   Oven-Baked Zucchini Fries by   Baked Jalapeño Poppers over at Notions and Notations.   White Pizza Dip Recipe by How Sweet It Is.     Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms With...

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Sparklers Toothpick Toppers

I can’t wait to celebrate New Years! Have I told you that New Year’s Eve, after Christmas Eve, is my favorite day of the year. Let me show you what I made to give our appetizers a little firecracker shine!   Isn’t it fun? These Toothpick and Tinsel Toppers are so easy to make. The only materials you’ll need are toothpicks, a tinsel garland, hot glue and a scissors. You can make as many as you want for about 2 dollars… CRAZY!   TUTORIAL Cut a bunch of small pieces of tinsel. I cut mine about 1/2 inch wide....

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25 Hair and Makeup Tutorials

Here we go!  Just four more days for New Years! Today I am sharing a bunch of awesome hairstyles, nails, and makeup ideas to help us celebrate this New Year in style.   The Hair! I love ponytails. They are cute, easy, timeless and playful. Here are some pony tails with a twist.   Super cute 1950′s INSPIRED PONYTAIL by The Beauty Department.   The Double Hair Knot over at   Gorgeous Pretty Ponytail Twist Hair Tutorial by Love Meagan.   I also love this ponytail… perfect for shorter hair! Tutorial over at The Small Things.   The up-do!...

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New Years Wreath

    It is time to party my friends and link up your projects! Talking about party… let me show you something! For me New Years is about sparkle, glitter, and fun. I made to decorate our New Years Party this festive Tinsel New Years Wreath.   I had so much fun making this wreath. It will take you about 5 minutes to make. I love easy, affordable, and quick projects!   MATERIALS   You are going to need a wreath. { I love to use the foam type since you can pin it time after time and use it and...

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DIY New Years Hats and Party Favors

 This week I feel we are running a Holiday Marathon! We were celebrating Christmas yesterday and we have just a week before we will be saying Happy New Year and singing “For Auld Lang Syne My Dear!”     Today I am going to show you a fun kid’s craft that actually makes adorable New Year’s Party Favors. Most of the materials came from my local Dollar Store.   You’ll need paper cups, a tensile garland, some ribbon, elastic, or twine. You can also decorate noisemakers or old paper hats. We are going to be making Party Hats with the...

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Nativity Free Printable

First of all I want to wish you all a Merry Christmas and share with you a quick Nativity Printable that your children can use to play or simply have it at the kid’s dinner table to keep them entertained until dinner is served.   8×10 Nativity Printable      8×10 Nativity Town Printable   8×10 Full Nativity Printable   You can find more adorable Christmas Printables for Kids here.     Being today Christmas Eve I also want to share with you why this season is so special to me. Before I do so I want to warn you...

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Christmas Cookies and Treats Recipes

I am going to make the intro short but the post sweet. Here you have 35 delicious Christmas Recipes that were linked up to the party. One an each of these are drool worthy…  Enjoy! Holiday Bark by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom   Lemon Doodles by Nº 2 Pencil.   Chocolate Covered Cherry Cookies by Wonky Wonderful   Holiday Peppermint & Coconut Cream Pizza by Ruby Jean.   Brown Rice Pudding by Wonky Wonderful   Christmas Cookies with Vanilla and Cinnamon by Five Kinds of Happy.   Chocolate Dipped Snicker Doodles by Ruby Jean.   Ginger Crinkle...

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DIY Christmas Crafts and Ideas

This is it… Christmas Eve is around the corner so I didn’t want to let this week go without me sharing one more time your amazing Christmas projects. Today I have for you some fantastic last minute easy Christmas Crafts and Ideas.   For cuteness sake! I love this DIY Frosty the Snowman Candy Gift Pot by Live Laugh Rowe. Kelly my friend you are amazing! Shut UP! This veneer bow by monsterscircus is simply divine. I love the modern twist in a classic craft.     The tutorial is awesome! Too cool Svar… too cool!   Christmas  Cake Frill...

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DIY Ginger Bread House Kit

Christmas Day is almost here and I’m still thinking about Christmas Neighbor Gifts.  Let me show you a super cute idea, our Ginger Bread House Kit.   OK, I confess I haven’t given anything to my neighbors yet and if you are as late as I am you may  like this tutorial that I shared over at Tatertots and Jello last week. Every year as part of our Christmas tradition we love to make Homemade Ginger Bread and of course build with it our Ginger Bread Christmas Village.   This year we made an extra house to give to one of our...

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DIY Flower Pin Tutorial

   Hello 36th Avenue readers!! My name is Angelina and you can find me blogging over at Jojo and Eloise. I am sharing with you this DIY Flower Pin Tutorial       I had some left over Fleece Fabric from my Diy Fingerless Gloves project I shared here. ( you could use whatever fabric you have on hand. Cotton’s, Flannel, Satin’s, lace, etc… )       I cut just slightly over 1 inch strips on the fold of the fabric giving me the full length of the fabric, for long strips. Using my scissors I snipped the fleece...

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