while on a trip, send yourself a postcard every day from where ever you are and write what you did that day on it...then bind them when you return to have a journal of your trip -- complete with photos, stamps, and a run-down of each day's events! What a cool idea!
DIY Weaving with Drinking Straws. Skinny = 3 straws, Wider = 15 straws. Even though this is for children of all ages, I had to read the directions twice, but then I got it and it was easy to understand. Good for small projects like bracelets, and great for kids. Tutorial at Home Ed Groups here. *This is now a closed blog. *For another tutorial go to Dollar Store Crafts here or the best and easiest way to learn this is to watch the video at Kid at Art here.
DIY- Pom Pom Scarf or use the same concept to make a garland for the mantel or table!
Seed paper easy to do for any season. Just use a seasonal cookie cutter,straw(for hole to hang) ,blender,old paper,seed (get some from your own yard) Makes great presents and look pretty on the tree! Then in the spring plant them and you have a second present!