Black Friday Silhouette Sale

Silhouette Black Friday Sale Featured Image

Historically, Silhouette America has had some of the BEST Black Friday Sales ever and this year, they won’t let you down!  With the release of their brand new CAMEO with a full color LCD touch screen, and these amazing deals, you don’t want to delay heading over to snag yourself a little early Christmas gift!… 

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Mod Flower Book Gift Tag

Mod Flower Book Gift Tag

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC®. All opinions are 100% mine. I have been busy creating and sharing several fun holiday gift ideas like my Peppermint Bark Hot Cocoa Mix and my Painted Apothecary Jar and today I have another really fun and simple gift idea for those book-lovers… 

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Simple Gift Packaging

Simple Gift Packaging

As you know I have been working hard to come up with fun and creative handmade gifts this year!  I have created some really fun Peppermint Bark Hot Cocoa, Homemade Oatmeal Cinnamon Soap, Snowman Treat Cups and Candy Cane Oreo Balls this holiday season!  And they all make wonderful gifts!  But sometimes you need the perfect packaging… 

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Turkey and Stuffing Casserole

Turkey and Stuffing Casserole Featured Image

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone.  #TasteTheSeason #CollectiveBias We are officially on the countdown until Thanksgiving!  Only two more days, eek!  Are you ready?  I mostly am.  I am going to be making my delicious and amazingly fresh tasting Cranberry Relish today and beginning a… 

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7 Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining Tips

7 Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining Tips

Thanks to Bona for sponsoring today’s discussion.  #BonaHolidayShine Getting ready for the holidays can be very stressful, especially if you are trying to shop, cook, clean and prepare for guests.  There are many tricks I use to keep my house fairly guest ready, clean, warm and inviting so that it is never too stressful.  I love… 

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Candy Cane OREO Cookie Balls

Candy Cane OREO Cookie Balls Featured Image

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #OREOCookieBalls #CollectiveBias I have loved OREO Cookie Balls for a long time and recently I decided to whip up a quick batch of them to enjoy and to share.  But this time I wanted to tweak the recipe… 

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Snowman Treat Cups

Featured Image Snowman Treat Cup

Many of you know I have two kiddos that love to give gifts to their friends!  And with the holidays quickly approaching, I am on the look-out for really fun and simple ideas that my kids can create to hand out to their friends this year.  Or for simple gifts that I can make to hand… 

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Silhouette Portrait Giveaway

Silhouette Portrait Giveaway

It is safe to say that Christmas has arrived early here at Simply Designing!  My friends at Silhouette have asked me to host a Pre-Black Friday Silhouette Portrait Giveaway!!  And I happily agreed!  I love love love my Silhouette Cameo, it is truly one of my most used creating tools (besides my glue gun of course!)… 

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Gold Holiday Tree Decor

Gold Holiday Tree Decor Featured Image

I am part of the Make It Fun Team® with FloraCraft® and I am thrilled that they helped make this post possible today. I have had a lot of fun creating fun and festive holiday tree decor over the years like these Shabby Ruffle Burlap Trees, these Yarn Christmas Trees and my Ruffle Flower Topiary.  And so when… 

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15 Turkey Treats and Crafts

Turkey Treats and Crafts

There is only one week left before Thanksgiving!  Eek!  I am quickly trying to prepare and plan for the big day and my children are excited to do a few fall and Thanksgiving inspired crafts!  And today I am excited to share 15 Turkey Treats and Crafts with you!  Some of these are definitely for… 

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Gold Reindeer Decor

Gold Reindeer Decor

I can’t believe I am already bringing out the Christmas decorations…and it’s not even Thanksgiving yet.  I know I know, it’s bad.  I also sung a couple of Christmas songs the other day too! (gasp!)  But in all seriousness, I really do love creating and decorating for Christmas and so today I came up with… 

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Peppermint Bark Hot Cocoa

Peppermint Bark Hot Cocoa

This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine. I am still hard at work finding and creating fun neighbor and friend gifts for this holiday season!  I love to start handing out gifts early and I love to have a variety of items too!  So today I am excited to… 

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