Every year when December rolls around, I make a list of tasks I want to accomplish, crafts I want to make and recipes I want to try. Even though I’ve been getting full-time hours at work, I’ve managed to follow through with many of the tasks, and one that I completed last weekend was the making of snow globes! They were on my list for years, ever since they started popping up on Pinterest and this was the year I finally decided to make them and they were a lot easier than I’d anticipated!
To find out how I made my festive snow globes, watch the video below. Enjoy!
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Tagged blogmas, christmas, diy, glitter, holidays, mason jar, michaels, snow globes, video, youtube
Happy Monday everyone! I hope everyone had a pleasant weekend. Did you guys do anything fun? Can you believe there are only 10 days until Christmas?! Ten! I made some homemade snow globes and tried out new cookies recipes that my mom wants to make and send out to family members. It was a relaxing weekend, and the weather wasn’t too bad either, which was a nice change from the snowstorm we had earlier last week.
Today I’m sharing my second holiday gift guide! Last week, I posted my gift guide for high end vs. drugstore cosmetics and today we’re talking about hair products! I went through a 3 year hair spray obsession and it totally ruined my hair, so I’ve used my fair share of hair spray or hair repair products and today I’m excited to share some of my favourites!
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Tagged Alterna, batiste, beauty, blogmas, bumble and bumble, conditioner, dry shampoo, forever 21, hair spray, J.Crew, Kiehl's, Living Proof, loreal paris, polyvore, sephora, shampoo, yes to carrots
When I stumbled upon this tutorial on A Beautiful Mess (my favourite blog), I knew I had to make it immediately. I’m not usually like that with DIY projects – I’ll just pin them and never go back, but this one was a keeper. I forced my good friend Kathryn into making these with me and we made a few different bowls on a cold, snowy night and they were a success!
I wanted to make a holiday themed set, so I experimented with a candy cane look: red, green, white and my second bowl was a mix of holiday colours with red, green, white, lime green, silver and gold. The silver and gold added a really nice touch to the marbling!
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Tagged blogmas, christmas, clay, craft, diy, holiday, michaels, sculpey, video, youtube