How to Arm Knit a (Infinity) Scarf in 30 minutes

How to Arm Knit a Scarf in 30 minutes or less via ThriftyNinja.net

I wanted to learn to knit for…ever.  I tried.  I failed.  Then I saw people talking about ARM KNITTING and figured I could try it…I mean, it just uses yarn and your arms…what’s the worst that could happen? Well….it took me a while to understand.  It took me a LOT of different videos, tutorials and pictures [...]

DIY Rope Coasters #LowesCreator

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 Disclosure: This tutorial was written because I am a Lowe’s Creative Ideas blogger. I was provided a gift card to purchase supplies. All thoughts expressed are 100% my own. How many gifts do you have to buy this year?  How many gifts would you like to purchase and maybe you just don’t have the time/money. [...]

DIY Lighted Christmas Star from yard sticks!

DIY Lighted Christmas Star by ThriftyNinja.net

Christmas is my favorite time of the year for decorating.  You can do so much and really get creative…but it can really add up if you purchase everything already made.  To fit my budget, I need to get creative.  This year I’m really focusing on creating a LOT of Christmas decorations since we are in [...]

Are you a gifted wrapper? Prove it! #mostgiftedwrapper #ad

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This article was written in a collaboration with Scotch Brand.  All opinions expressed are 100% my own.    There are 103 days until Christmas…..that means it will creep up on you quicker than you think!  Next month is Halloween and it’s all downhill from there!  It will be time for cooking, baking, shopping, decorating and [...]

Easy Rolo Turtles {Recipe}

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  All of my kids are coming home asking for items for holiday parties…..and I hate buying premade stuff, but I don’t have a ton of time to make cupcakes or whatever for 3 classes!  I found these simple treats that have stolen my heart.  I will begin making these for all parties, potlucks and [...]

A Christmas tradition…with Avocado #ILoveAvocados

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The Christmas season is full of traditions.  Each family has it’s own take on traditions and do what works for them.  This can be anything from when you open presents, to what meals you have.  You may open one present each Christmas Eve and wake up early on Christmas morning to open the remainder or [...]

Holiday Traditions….bring on the Elf Magic!

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Meet Tucker.  He is the newest edition to our household, and will be around for years to come.  He is an elf that will visit each Christmas season, and the most amazing thing that I have seen for my kids.  Let me explain how he came to be….. It started with a letter to Santa [...]