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Week of Giveaways – Giveaway #1 — No Bake Gingerbread Houses for Kids!

7 Nov
It’s time to kick off the Week of Giveaways!!!
I am so excited to let you know about a few of my favorite things and some wonderful handmade shops!
The first giveaway is a wonderful recipe book — 
Click on the Read More button to enter this delightful giveaway!!

Written by Lisa Turner Anderson, an avid crafter with a passion for dollhouses and miniatures, No-Bake Creative Gingerbread Houses for Any Occasion – takes the guesswork out of creating fantastic gingerbread creations!
Lisa includes recipes for Icing and gives tips on how to cut and form pieces for the sturdiest designs that can last for months! Each design has beautiful pictures and step-by-step directions. 
And my favorite part is that the designs can be used ANY time of the year!
Like this Fairy Tree House: 
With 23 gingerbread houses in his adorable book, it would make a great hostess gift for Thanksgiving or a fantastic Christmas gift! 
Some of my favorites are the Igloo, Dracula’s castle and the Tiki Hut!!
Here’s how YOU can win: 
  • Leave me a comment telling me why you’d love to win this book. one entry. 
  • Leave a comment on Lisa’s blog. one entry. 
  • Tweet, mention this giveaway on Facebook, your blog or sidebar. one entry each. 
Good Luck!
PS — Another giveaway is coming up in a few hours! 

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Creative Fridays: Gingerbread Houses

5 Dec
On Wednesday Hayley and I went to a Mother/Daughter Beehive activity. We let our creative juices flow and this is what we came up with:

We had a wonderful time. It was fun to spend time with just Hayley and see her sweet, enthusiastic personality shine through.

Here are some other houses that Hayley’s friends and their moms made:

Maybe if we’d had more time, our would have come out looking like this (LOL):

Thanks for stopping by! I hope you have a wonderful, festive weekend!