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Santa “Nutcracker” Project

That crazy kick in the butt from my creative muse? It was another nutcracker project. My amazingly wonderful cousin collects santas. I had considered buying her one this year, but could never find one that I really liked. After decorating this year and pulling out my giant nutcrackers I made last year I got to… Continue reading Santa “Nutcracker” Project

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Craft Project Sneak Peak

I finished that craft project my crazy muse demanded I work on. I'm only giving a sneak peak because it is a gift and I don't want to spoil the surprise. Pictures of the finished project will come after the gift has been received. That said, I'm really pleased with how this turned out as,… Continue reading Craft Project Sneak Peak

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Repost: Giant Nutcrackers How To

I figured now would be a perfect time to repost this in case anyone is feeling ambitious this season! Oodles of hours, multiple trips to both the hardware store and the craft store later and my life size giant nutcrackers are done! Supply List for Each Nutcracker Pot or Bucket for Lower Body Pot or… Continue reading Repost: Giant Nutcrackers How To

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The Story Behind The Story

When I said that this whole book writing thing had been a wild and crazy experience, I wasn't joking. People say all the time, "Hey, I had this crazy dream!" Well, that is exactly how this whole thing started. With a dream. It isn't often that I remember my dreams. They are usually emotionally gut… Continue reading The Story Behind The Story

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The Universe Made A Liar Out Of Me

The Universe, Luck, Coincidence, Random Moments of Inspiration... whatever you want to call it, it looks like I'm going to have to rewrite at least a small section of my about page. While I may consider myself relatively talented when it comes to being creative and artistic, writing is so not one of the talents… Continue reading The Universe Made A Liar Out Of Me

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Giant Life Size Nutcracker Done!

Oodles of hours, multiple trips to both the hardware store and the craft store later and my life size giant nutcrackers are done! Supply List for Each Nutcracker Pot or Bucket for Lower Body Pot or Bucket for Main Body Pot or Bucket for Head Pot or Bucket for Hat 15 inch wood base (I… Continue reading Giant Life Size Nutcracker Done!