Decorating Gingerbread Houses

gingerbread house decorating

It was Nicholas’ wish to decorate a gingerbread house this year. While out shopping this week, we picked up two gingerbread house kits.

Today, the kids finally got to build and decorate their houses.

 

Once the frame dried it was time to decorate.

 

 

 

Several hours later they finished and here are their colorful creations. Love them!

 

 

Two happy and proud decorators.

 

[…]

Make your own Valentine’s Day Art

Valentine's Day Mantle

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and it’s time to decorate! This year, I decided to create some art for the mantle. {You can check out last year’s mantle here.}

 

 

Here’s what I did.

1. I painted a large canvas with a heart and stripes. {Tutorial posted below.}

2. To incorporate my built in shelves, I painted another canvas peacock blue with a cursive love.

3. The X and O were […]