Tag Archives: Dollar Store Projects

Glass Cross

So I have created my first gift and had to wait to be able to share it with you.  This cross was made for my mother-in-law for her birthday.  I have to say, I’m proud how it turned out.  It … Continue reading

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Teddy Bear SWAPS

  This year in addition to making all of my SWAPS, the camp director asked me to make some for her.  I agreed to make them, as long as they were easy SWAPS.  I knew I would not have time … Continue reading

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Snowman Paintbrush Ornament

This year for our AHG troop ornament exchange I created paint brush snowmen. These charming snowmen were a huge hit.  And no one knew how easy and affordable they were to make.  

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Another Cheesy SWAP

As someone who make hundreds of swaps each year, I am always looking for a budget friendly idea.  These SWAPS were made using a package of cellulose sponges I picked up at the local dollar store.  Each 3×5 sponge made … Continue reading

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Family Camp Cup

The weather is cooler. The leaves are starting to fall. It must be camping season.

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Making a Splash

Recently a friend posted on FaceBook that she was looking for someone to make her a set of crocheted water balloons. This was the first time I heard that such a thing existed.  She runs a daycare out of her … Continue reading

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Herb Garden

I love growing fresh herbs in my kitchen window. Herbs are one of the few plants I have been able to grow successfully. They are available all year-long and even if I manage to kill the plants (which happens more … Continue reading

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