Free Plastic Canvas Patterns – Get Crafty Without Paying a Cent!

Plastic Canvas is a popular pastime enjoyed by people of all ages. People love it because of how quickly projects can be completed. Additionally, it is a multi-faceted craft that can take many forms. Unlike cross-stitch, you aren’t limited to just two-dimensional pictures. Plastic canvas projects can be three-dimensional. Popular projects include magnets, coasters, and tissue box covers.… Keep Reading »

Wordless Wednesday – Remembering the Reason for the Season

          I hope everyone has a wonderful and joyous Christmas! For more Wordless Wednesday Fun, check out the Wordless Wednesday Linkys at these blogs: Jolly Mom Go Graham Go Mom Spotted Cake Blast At Home with Auntie E 5 Minutes for Mom Wordless Wednesday

(Nearly) Wordless Wednesday – Homemade Christmas Village

I love Department 56’s North Pole Village, but don’t love the price. A few years back, I decided to make my own. So each year I make a building or two. The kids love seeing what I come up with each year. Here are this year’s additions:   Jingle Bell Lodge     the Reindeer Barn, complete with… Keep Reading »

Peppermint Muddy Buddies – AKA Reindeer Chow

Looking for a quick and easy holiday recipe to make with your kids?  Reindeer Chow (Peppermint Muddy Buddies) only takes about 15 minutes to make and is absolutely yummy! I had a box of Chex Cereal from a review I did recently and wanted to make a snack for the kids with it.  I thought about making traditional… Keep Reading »

A Christmas Tree Full of Memories

Our tree may not win any decorating contests, but I wouldn’t have it any other way.  From the angel on the top of the tree my grandma crocheted, to the handmade ornaments my kids made at school, every decoration is special.  Every year when we put ornaments on the tree, it is like looking back through a scrapbook… Keep Reading »

Handmade for Christmas – Crafting for American Girl Dolls

At the beginning of 2010, the bookworm and the little one got their first American Girl dolls.  Since then, they have officially become American Girl fanatics.  Every time a catalog arrives in the mail, they spend days looking through it, adding items to their Christmas wish list. Since another American Girl doll topped both of their Christmas lists,… Keep Reading »

Welcome to A Heart Full of Love – our little corner of the web

I am the wife of my high school sweetheart.  We met in high school marching band – he played saxophone and I was in the color guard.  We have been together ever since.  (Our oldest daughter is now a member of the same marching band with the same director!)  I am also a work at home mom of 4 wonderful children… Keep Reading »