Keychain Crafts - This darling DIY Elephant charm keychain is a quick and easy craft to make. It is a perfect last minute gift idea anyone would love!

Keychain Crafts – Cricut Explore Machine Giveaway

Don’t forget to enter the giveaway to win a Cricut Explore Machine at the end of this Keychain Crafts post! If you are like me then you have been in need of a perfect last minute gift idea more than once. Sometimes the perfect last minute gift cannot be purchased because it needs to be […]

LDS Temple Print Giveaway - Win a free framed temple print,. You choose which temple and the size of the print, we will have it custom framed for you! Perfect gift for the holidays!

LDS Temple Print Giveaway

We have the perfect gift idea for you this holiday season.  A beautifully framed temple print of your choice from Benton Photography. You get to choose which temple and the size of the print (up to 43 by 32) so it will be a perfect fit for your home! I met Scott and Sharon Benton […]

Mason Jar Ring Ornament - Making this rustic Mason Jar ring ornament is a quick and easy Christmas project. They look lovely on a tree, or used to adorn wrapped gifts!

Mason Jar Ring Ornament

It’s 5 am and I can’t sleep; I’ve been awake since 3 am. Why? It was the last two bites of the homemade French Vanilla Custard Banana Cream Pie I ate last night! I will never go back to a store bought Banana Cream Pie again! I promise to share the recipe with you later. You […]

Get the Perfect Gift Every Time with Giftster! You will NEVER have to worry again about getting the perfect gift for any occasion! This is the quickest, easiest way to purchase gifts for anyone for any occasion!

Get the Perfect Gift Every Time with Giftster!

How many times have you been in the situation of wondering what gift to get for a loved one? Stumped because you need a gift for a co-worker at the office? You finally whittle your options down to two choices, but can’t decide which one would make the perfect gift? How many of you are like me […]

DIY Sparkle Snow - This quick and easy recipe makes the lighest, fluffiest sparkle snow. It easily compacts to make snowballs and snowmen!

DIY Sparkle Snow

For some kids, snow is a normal part of their holiday season. Deb, Sherri and I are southern California girls, so snow was a rarity for us. Going to the beach and laying on the sand were the norm for us during the Christmas season. A few years after graduating from High School I moved to Bay area. […]


Elf Spaghetti

Did you know that Santa’s elves have a favorite dinner? Elf spaghetti is what they always choose to eat on Christmas Eve. To see the easy and yummy details go here. You may have seen Design Dazzle‘s 5th annual Christmas Wonderful series is in full swing! We’ve had some fabulous Christmas ideas from some talented […]

Consumer Crafts - The best resource for all things DIY, decor and crafting.

Consumer Crafts Review

I don’t know how it happened so fast, once again the holiday season is upon us. I wish I could say that I’m one of those people who has all of their gift making done before the holiday season begins. Although I try to be as organized as I possibly can, I usually find myself in need […]

DIY Kids Christmas Tree Ornament You are going to LOVE creating these DIY Kids Christmas Tree Ornaments! This is a quick and easy craft for you and your kids, you can make 7-10 trees in under an hour. Make your tree unique by using different paint colors and embellishments, the possibilities are endless. They cost pennies to make and will look darling on any Christmas tree!

DIY Kids Christmas Tree Ornament

I LOVED making these DIY Kids Christmas Tree Ornaments. They are so easy to make, kids of all ages can join in on the fun and make one of their own. I still cherish each ornament my children have made over the years, hanging them on our tree is one of my favorite Christmas traditions. We love […]

Ugly Christmas Sweater - This sweater easy and quick to make, purchase a thrift store Christmas Sweater then embellish it to make the ugliest sweater ever!

Ugly Christmas Sweater Off!

My teenager daughters love collecting Ugly grandpa sweaters and a trip to our local thrift store always gets the job done.  The uglier the sweater the more they love it. Wearing their ugly grandpa sweaters to school is a badge of honor for them. I’m grateful that my girls self esteem is healthy enough to wear their […]

Buffalo Wing Pinwheels - These tortilla buffalo pinwheels are amazing, they are bursting with bold wings flavor, blue cheese and green onions. Quick and easy to make!

Buffalo Wing Pinwheels

We have had the pleasure of my Mom staying with our family for the last month, and I will cherish the many memories that have been created with this visit. If I had to choose one favorite memory from this visit it would be seeing my Mom and my 12 year old son watch the World […]