Ooey Gooey Cake

Before we learned we had been exposed to COVID-19, we hadn’t gone grocery shopping. So, during this quarantine after being tested and waiting for results, we’ve not had any sweet snacks. Well, I just couldn’t take it anymore. After dreaming about my mom’s Ooey Gooey Cake last night (dreams that I’m sure were brought on…

Decorative Christmas Top-Hat

I happened upon a video tutorial for this project a few weeks ago when I was surfing through Facebook. I have so many crafting supplies, which is what I stocked up on (not toilet paper or beef or masks or hand sanitizer or Lysol spray) back in March when it became evident that stores would…

Yarn-Wrapped Christmas Trees

A few months ago — well, who really knows how long ago it was since we’ve lost all sense of time — but anyway, at some point in the past, I saw some cute Christmas trees somewhere during a Pinterest search and the idea suddenly popped back into my head about two weeks ago. The…

Christmas Sock Ornaments

It’s a rainy Sunday here in hot and humid south Florida, so I thought I’d share a quick and very easy Christmas craft that I think you’re going to love. We’ve all seen the Christmas Sock Snowmen, but how about a Christmas Sock Ornament or two, or more? Supplies: Christmas socks, 3-inch embroidery hoops, ribbon,…

Pumpkin Harvest Pillow

As you know, I’m on a quest to complete dozens, if not hundreds, of projects that come from the pages of old magazines I’ve been saving since the early 1970s. This next project isn’t quite as old as most. It’s from the 2009 Holiday edition of Create & Decorate magazine. It was a picture of…