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INGREDIENTS 1 recipe Basic Gingerbread Dough, chilled 1 recipe Classic Thick Royal Icing Black or brown food coloring gel 4 white Lifesavers candies Red food coloring gel 1 red candy dot or round candy-coated chocolate, such as M&M’s 4 graham crackers 5 silver sprinkles 6 Tbsp white fondant, homemade (page 7) or store-bought Orange food […]Read more »
Have you ever wanted (or needed) to know how to blow out an egg? Crafts and Easter egg coloring are great reasons to blow out an egg. Filled with mustard (to hopefully stop an egg eater) is popular among many chicken keepers. Farm fresh eggs make beautiful arrangements. Blowing out the eggs will ensure that […]Read more »
A Mason jar and a chicken wire stencil can make a charming lantern for your porch or patio. With just a few craft items you can make outdoor lantern to be decorative during the day and sparkle in the evening. I bought a case of purple mason jars in the spring since Ball Jars had […]Read more »
Want a great capital letter bulletin board with chicken wire? Capital letters of people’s first or last names seem to be in vogue for homes. I was just blessed to move to near Boise, Idaho in an adorable farmhouse. I wanted to use the capital letter of our last name idea for a bulletin board […]Read more »