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These adorable Alice in Wonderland wooden blocks are easy to make with plain wooden blocks from Dollar Tree. Check out the blog to get the easy step-by-step directions! #AliceinWonderlandcrafts
Who isn't captivated by anything related to Alice in Wonderland? I've crafted various decorations inspired by Alice, yet this Alice in Wonderland centerpiece is my most favorite creation thus far. You can effortlessly craft your unique version with these suggestions and instructions.

Alice in Wonderland

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How To Make A Frightening Jack O’ Lantern – Part 3 - My Humble Home and Garden
With no idea of what this bunny would look like when this project began, his personality is beginning to take shape already. Click through for step by step directions for making your own paper mache bunny!  #PapierMâché #Papiermache #papermache #bunny #papercraft #craft #diy #papermachebunny #Easterbunny #bunnydecor
How To Make A Papier-mâché Lady Snowman on MyHumbleHomeandGarden.com

Paper Mache

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You are gonna love these unbelievably simple Dollar Tree Valentine wreath DIY ideas! Who doesn't love a tinsel heart wreath? Imagine this beautiful wreath hanging on your front door, above your fireplace, or in another area of your home.
How To Make A Spring Floral Split Wooden Ball Wreath - My Humble Home and Garden
This year, this chic spooky pennant banner precedes the Halloween mantel display. Then, using a pin on Pinterest as the inspiration, this is the resulting mantel display. Click through for banner directions, bead garland how-to's, Dollar Tree skull makeover, wreath, and step by step directions for the mantel display.

Wreaths

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Looking for a place to relax, step back in time, and enjoy a reunion with family and friends?  The ‘bed and breakfast’ at Green Gables is just that.  Click through for information on this beautiful bed and breakfast.  #Amish #bedandbreakfast #travel #animals #farm #vacation
There are many reasons to visit Southern Indiana but here are 5 Reasons You'll Love to Visit Southern Indiana Now. on MyHumbleHomeandGarden.com
Swansboro, NC Visit

Travel

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 I love patriotic decor!  Don't you?   This Americana home decor on the mantel will be displayed until after the 4th of July holiday.  Click through for inspiration and tips for creating your own Americana mantel display.  #Americana #patrioticdecor
If you have a Cricut, it’s pretty easy to make patriotic pinwheels for your July 4th celebration. If you don’t have a Cricut, you can still make these easily. I’ve created downloadable pdf templates for you.

Patriotic cardstock

12 inch Bamboo skewers

Star brads/ paper fasteners

Cricut Explore Air 2 or Downloadable template

Tacky Glue
4th of July Americana Decorations - Vintage Firecrackers - My Humble Home and Garden

4th of July

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Charcuterie boards have been popular, but now butter boards are trendy for entertaining. My daughter, Tiffany, explained this new fun phenomenon to me. Here is a way to enjoy a butter board at your family dinner in a smaller version. These come together quickly and disappear quickly, too! #minibutterboard #butterboard #garlicbutterboard
Plain oyster crackers? Have you ever had seasoned oyster crackers? Click through for 5 simple recipes! #seasonedcrackers #Italianoystercrackers #crackers #Ranchoystercrackers #buffalocrackers #tacooystercrackers #oldbayoystercrackers #oldbay #taco #ranch
Plain oyster crackers?  Have you ever had seasoned oyster crackers?  Click through for 5 simple recipes! #seasonedcrackers #Italianoystercrackers #crackers #Ranchoystercrackers #buffalocrackers #tacooystercrackers #oldbayoystercrackers #oldbay #taco #ranch

Appetizers

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How To Paint Easy Mandala Designs On French Yogurt Jars - My Humble Home and Garden
How To Make Easy DIY Halloween Lace Candle Holders - My Humble Home and Garden
Oui Yogurt Jar Crafts You Need To Make Now -Click through for even more ways to use those little glass yogurt jars! #ouiyogurt #glassjars #yogurtjarcraft #crafts #diy #votive #favors #gingham #chalkboard

Oui French Yogurt Jars

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These mini black cherry parfaits are so beautiful, easy, light, tasty, and refreshing! If you look closely, you can see layers of rosy pink. This is one of those no-bake desserts you are going to love and the kids say it’s one of the best cherry desserts. It's perfect when you don't want a heavy dessert.
You'll Love This Crazy Good Little Apricot Peach Dessert - My Humble Home and Garden
 

Recipes and Directions at MyHumbleHomeandGarden.com - Type 'mini desserts' in the search bar or copy the links below.


 • https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2016/10/13/white-chocolate-raspberry-mini-cheesecakes/
 • https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2020/08/06/chocolate-bourbon-mini-bundt-cakes/
 • https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2022/02/14/how-to-make-a-delicious-raspberry-charlotte-mini-dessert/
 • https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2018/02/06/raspberry-jellyrolls-an-easy-beautiful-mini-delicacy/
 • https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2020/04/08/banana-cream-caramel-and-cookie-almond-crunch-youll-love/
 • https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2019/12/26/white-mini-cupcakes-the-best-youll-ever-have/
 • https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2017/05/22/frosted-animal-cookie-mini-cheesecakes/
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Mini Desserts

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10min · 22 servings

A plate piled high with homemade goodies is a welcome sight anytime, but especially around the holidays! The Halloween Linzer cookies look so festive, the kids will love them! Fill them with your favorite jam or jelly. #linzercookies #pinterestcookies #homemadecookies

Halloween Linzer Cookies

2 cups flour

1/4 tsp. baking powder

1/4 tsp. salt

1/2 cup unsalted butter

3/4 cup powdered sugar

1 extra-large egg

1 tsp. vanilla

1/4 cup blackberry jam

1/4 cup orange marmalade

Powdered sugar for dusting cookies
These soft, chewy, chocolate chip cookies have been a favorite at our home for many, many years. Click through for a printable recipe and the how-to for making perfect chocolate chip cookies. #chocolatechip #chocolatechipcookies #cookies
A plate piled high with homemade goodies is a welcome sight anytime, but especially around the holidays! Click through for hot to make these Halloween Linzer cookies ! #linzer #cookies #halloween #linzercookies #cookie

Cookies

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Cheap Pool Noodles Can Make An Awesome Tablescape - Part 2. Click through for step by step directions for making your own coral reef. #coralreef #poolnoodle #craft #tablescape #diy #diytablescape #underthesea #mermaid #mermaidparty
Isn't this easy DIY melted snowman tablescape adorable?  Click through for easy step by step directions for creating your own tablescape.  #tablescape #snowmantablescape #snowman #snowmanhat #diy #craft #melted snowman
Cheap Pool Noodles Can Make An Awesome Tablescape - Part 2 - My Humble Home and Garden.  Click through for directions for making this under the sea tablescape.  #Tablescape #mermaidparty #partydecor #poolnoodles #crafts

Tablescapes

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Wild rice and mushroom soup is a hearty soup you will love! The first time I served this soup to my husband, as he ate it, four times he said, "This is really good." He is not one of those guys who shower you with compliments. That is huge coming from him. You need to try this recipe!
10min · 2 servings

 

Recipe and Directions ► https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2023/03/23/creamy-garlic-shrimp-with-pasta/
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Ingredients

olive oil

1 pound raw shrimp

Salt and Pepper, to taste

2 Tablespoons Butter

6 cloves garlic, minced

1/2 cup chardonnay wine

3.5 ounces dried tomatoes in oil

1-1/2 cups heavy cream

2 cups baby spinach

1/2 cup freshly grated Parmigiano Reggiano

2 Tablespoons freshly chopped Parsley
30min · 4 servings

 

Recipe and Directions ► https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2022/03/27/salisbury-steak-with-mushroom-gravy/
 • Meat Patty Ingredients

1 pound ground beef

1/2 cup fresh bread crumbs

1 large egg

2 teaspoons catsup

1 teaspoon mustard

1/2 teaspoon dried parsley

1/2 teaspoon onion powder

1 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon pepper

olive oil

 
 • Gravy Ingredients

2 – 1/2 Tablespoons flour

2 Tablespoons butter

1-1/2 cups beef stock

1 Tablespoon catsup

1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce

1 small shallot or 1 small onion –  sliced

1/2 pound baby Portobello mushrooms – sliced

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/2 teaspoon pepper

Entrees

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Nasturtium Salad And Vinaigrette on MyHumblehomeandGarden.com.  Click through for this recipe to use your nasturtiums.  #nasturtium #salad #vinaigrette #garden #flowers
Kentucky Spoon Bread.  Click through for the step by step recipe for Kentucky Spoon Bread. #spoonbread #bread #kentucky #sidedishes #sidedish
Creole Green Beans - side dishes on MyHumbleHomeandGarden.com.  Click through for this green bean recipe.  #greenbeans #creole #sidedishes

Side dishes

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What’s better than a beautiful barn wedding? I just can’t imagine a better wedding venue than The Barn At Cedar Grove. Click through for details. #barnwedding #wedding #countrywedding #weddingvenues #venues #barnatcedargrove #kentuckywedding
What’s better than a beautiful barn wedding?  I just can’t imagine a better wedding venue than The Barn At Cedar Grove.  Click through for details.  #barnwedding #wedding #countrywedding #weddingvenues #venues #barnatcedargrove #kentuckywedding
Wedding baskets, don't most weddings need a few?   Or, how about decorating a few for your home.  How to and tips for decorating your own baskets.  #baskets #floralbaskets #wedding #weddingbaskets #weddingdecor

Wedding

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My plan to make a paper flying butterfly seemed a simple task. Finding the right process was a little more challenging than I expected. Remember the flip-top box I made for my granddaughter’s birthday? I have planned to make wind-up butterflies for it.
A flip-top box design that elegantly reveals a surprise gift inside is the inspiration for this pretty box. My idea is to combine a monetary gift with paper butterflies that fly out when the flip-over box is opened. Imagine the surprise and joy on everyone's face as the butterflies escape!
A flip-top box design that elegantly reveals a surprise gift inside is the inspiration for this pretty box.  My idea is to combine a monetary gift with paper butterflies that fly out when the flip-over box is opened.  Imagine the surprise and joy on everyone's face as the butterflies escape!  #foldoverbox #fliptopbox #diygiftbox

DIY Crafts

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You may have seen beautiful vintage Easter eggs on Pinterest.  One of those pins is the inspiration for this DIY vintage Easter egg look-alike.  Let's bring that Pinterest inspiration to life with this step-by-step guide on creating your own stunning vintage Easter egg look-alike. #Easter #Eastereggs #Easterdecor
If you have some pretty napkins, you can create Easter eggs you’ll love! I love these pretty blue and white napkins, which came from Tuesday Morning. Click thru for easy directions and ideas for displaying your work. #Eastereggs #papernapkins #decorativeeggs
How To Make A Cheap Painted Easter Egg Topiary.  Click through for step by step directions for making an Easter topiary.  #topiary #topiaries #Eastertopiarty #Easter #Easterdecor #Eastedecorations #Eastermantel #mantel #Eastereggs #plasticeastereggs

Easter

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The beauty of this recipe is that you don’t need a thermometer and you don’t have to worry about whether the mixture is at a soft ball or hard ball stage! Five cups of sugar seem like a lot, but this recipe makes 4 pounds of fudge! The peanut butter fudge is light and creamy. You’ll love it. #peanutbutter #peanutbutterfudge #fudge #dessert
How to Make a Crustless Southern Fudge Pie - My Humble Home and Garden
40min · 16 servings

 

Recipe and Directions ► https://myhumblehomeandgarden.com/2016/09/16/incredibly-delicious-apple-cake/


 • Incredibly Delicious Apple Cake Recipe

Cake:

2 cups finely diced peeled apples

1 cup sugar

1 egg

1 cup flour

1-1/2 tsp. cinnamon

1 tsp. baking soda

1/2 cup chopped nuts
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Sauce:

1/2 cup brown sugar

1/2 cup sugar

2 Tblsp. flour

1 cup water

1/4 cup butter

1 tsp. vanilla

Desserts

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A cute rag quilt Valentine table runner I spotted on Pinterest is the inspiration for this sewing project! Have you ever made a rag quilt? This is so easy to make! Click thru for DIY!
How To Make A Cute Rag Quilt Valentine Table Runner - My Humble Home and Garden
This is the perfect quilted baby blanket if your baby is just at the stage where he needs to be on the floor.  It's flat and perfect for exercising his legs and arms, the airplane move, and the rocking back and forth on his hands and knees. #diybabyquilt #babyblanket #easybabyquilt

Sewing

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Making Valentine’s Day Decorations with Wooden Blocks Here’s a fun idea for Valentine’s Day decorations that are both cute and easy to make! All you need are some wooden blocks and a little creativity. Valentine's Day decor #Valentine'sdaydecorations #DIYValentine'sDay #crafts
Recently, I came across a video on Instagram featuring a never-ending Christmas card. Since it’s close to Valentine’s Day, I thought it would be fun to make a never-ending Valentine card using upcycled Valentine’s Day cards. Click thru for the directions and a pdf template. #endlesscard #neverendingcard #valentinecraft #valentinecard
How To Make A Valentine Heart From Wine Corks - My Humble Home and Garden

Valentine's Day

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Easy St. Patrick's Day Dessert Idea.  The kids will love this JELL-O mini dessert! #recipes #easydesserts  #minidessert #dessertideas
If you consistently have tough beef in your stew, try this recipe.  The meat is fork tender.   Note that the total cooking time is one hour!  Click through for the best recipe for your Irish stew!  #IrishStew #BeefStew #Irish #StPatricksDay
Isn’t it funny that a simple box of lime green Jell-O and a few extra ingredients could make an impressive dessert like this?  Click through for simple directions for making this pretty St. Patrick's Day dessert.  #Stpattysday #Stpatricksday #JELLODessert #Dessert #minidessert  #Recipe

St. Patrick's Day

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Decorating for Halloween is one of my favorite things to do! If it's your's too, you'll love this chic spooky skeleton mantel that is easy to create. All you need are plastic skeletons, spray paint, some sparkly rhinestones, and beads to get started. Click thru for DIY and tips for creating your own skeleton mantel display!
Difficulty: Easy

Are you ready for a little Fall Halloween decor that is not so cheesy and juvenile? Looking to decorate with a little more grown-up style this year? This chic spooky skeleton wreath is perfectly elegant and spooky, too!

An Ornate black shiny picture frame

A skeleton

*Silver Paint (Krylon Color Blast in Silver Metallic)

Black Acrylic Craft Paint

Orange food dye

Gloss Mod Podge

Florist wire

Rhinestones, pearls, beads, jewels

Wired ribbon

E-6000 Glue or Super Glue

Hot glue gun and glue

Silk and Glitter Stems
So, here’s the second part of how to create a fairy skeleton bell jar display. Click thru for step-by-step directions for creating a skeleton fairy display, complete with DIY spooky tree. #fairyskeleton #skeletonfairy #spookytree #halloween

Halloween

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DIY Fish Tower. Easy step by step directions for how to make a fish tower in your own pond! #FishTower #FishPonds #Fishtank #Fish #Pond #DiyFishTower
Amazing New Ideas And Plants At The Garden Center - My Humble Home and Garden.  Candy corn plant! #gardencenter #garden #gardening #gardenideas #plants #hummingbirds
Paint Your Cheap Plastic Pots on MyHumbleHomeandGarden.com.  Click through for step by step directions for painting cheap plastic pots.  #DIYpots #Gardening #paintingflowerpots #flowerpots

Gardening and Outdoor Living

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This year, I decided to do some Christmas in July crafting. There are some crafty ideas I’ve been wanting to create every Christmas season, but December seems to fly by too quickly. Click through to see the easy directions for creating decorative Santa decor cheaply. #ChristmasinJuly #Christmasdecor #Christmascrafts
If you’re looking for a unique and delicious twist on traditional fudge, this gingerbread fudge recipe might be just what you need. With its warm and spicy flavors, it’s the perfect treat for the holiday season or any time you’re in the mood for something sweet and comforting.

Christmas

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a christmas tree is in the center of a metal ball stand with ornaments around it
Beautiful Christmas Tree Crystal Ball – Upcycle Old Christmas Cards
Imagine how you can display and share a beautiful Christmas tree crystal ball made from old Christmas cards! Isn’t this a great way to upcycle old Christmas cards? This intricate design uses an inexpensive metal die with a die-cutting machine. Here's another Christmas in July idea!
Beautiful Christmas Tree Crystal Ball – Upcycle Old Christmas Cards
Imagine how you can display and share a beautiful Christmas tree crystal ball made from old Christmas cards! Isn’t this a great way to upcycle old Christmas cards? This intricate design uses an inexpensive metal die with a die-cutting machine. #Christmasdecor #ChristmasinJuly #Christmastree
Christmas in July – How to Make Adorable Vintage Santa Decorations
This year, I decided to do some Christmas in July crafting. There are some crafty ideas I’ve been wanting to create every Christmas season, but December seems to fly by too quickly. Click through to see the easy directions for creating decorative Santa decor cheaply. #ChristmasinJuly #Christmasdecor #Christmascrafts
Christmas in July – How to Make Adorable Vintage Santa Decorations
This year, I decided to do some Christmas in July crafting. There are some crafty ideas I’ve been wanting to create every Christmas season, but December seems to fly by too quickly. Click through to see the easy directions for creating decorative Santa decor cheaply. #ChristmasinJuly #Christmasdecor #Christmascrafts
This may contain: chocolate lasagna dessert with strawberries on top
Chocolate Lasagna Dessert - A Dessert They'll Love
Impress Your loved ones with This Decadent Chocolate Lasagna Dessert! Are you looking for a special dessert to share with your loved ones? Look no further than this indulgent chocolate lasagna! Best of all, it’s simple to make and sure to impress. #chocolatelasagnadessert #chocolatelasagna #chocolatedessert
This may contain: chocolate lasagna dessert on a white plate
Chocolate Lasagna Dessert - A Dessert They'll Love
Impress Your loved ones with This Decadent Chocolate Lasagna Dessert! Are you looking for a special dessert to share with your loved ones? Look no further than this indulgent chocolate lasagna! Best of all, it’s simple to make and sure to impress. #chocolatelasagnadessert #chocolatelasagna #chocolatedessert
This may contain: a piece of chocolate lasagna dessert sitting on top of a white plate next to a fork
Chocolate Lasagna Dessert - A Dessert They'll Love
Impress Your loved ones with This Decadent Chocolate Lasagna Dessert! Are you looking for a special dessert to share with your loved ones? Look no further than this indulgent chocolate lasagna! Best of all, it’s simple to make and sure to impress. #chocolatelasagnadessert #chocolatelasagna #chocolatedessert
How to Make Sea Anemones from Pool Noodles and Pipe Cleaners
I was inspired to create a faux coral reef for my granddaughter’s 4th birthday. She wants a Mermaid party. Incredibly, these are made using foam pool noodles and pipe cleaners! Some of the faux coral shapes are simple and some are a little more complex. By following the steps in this post, you can make a variety of different shapes from the foam.
How to Make an Adorable Sock Snowman
Have you seen the adorable sock snowman DIY posts on Pinterest? When I saw these, I couldn’t resist! I showed them to Sophie, and she was completely on board with the project. Click through for easy step-by-step directions!
How to Make a Wind-Up Paper Flying Butterfly
My plan to make a paper flying butterfly seemed a simple task. Finding the right process was a little more challenging than I expected. Remember the flip-top box I made for my granddaughter’s birthday? I have planned to make wind-up butterflies for it.
How to Make a Wind-Up Paper Flying Butterfly
My plan to make a paper flying butterfly seemed a simple task. Finding the right process was a little more challenging than I expected. Remember the flip-top box I made for my granddaughter’s birthday? I have planned to make wind-up butterflies for it. #paperbutterfly
How to Make a Wind-Up Paper Flying Butterfly
My plan to make a paper flying butterfly seemed a simple task. Finding the right process was a little more challenging than I expected. Remember the flip-top box I made for my granddaughter’s birthday? I have planned to make wind-up butterflies for it.
How to Make a Wind-Up Paper Flying Butterfly
My plan to make a paper flying butterfly seemed a simple task. Finding the right process was a little more challenging than I expected. Remember the flip-top box I made for my granddaughter’s birthday? I have planned to make wind-up butterflies for it.
How to Make a Wind-Up Paper Flying Butterfly
My plan to make a paper flying butterfly seemed a simple task. Finding the right process was a little more challenging than I expected. Remember the flip-top box I made for my granddaughter’s birthday? I have planned to make wind-up butterflies for it.
How to Make a Wind-Up Paper Flying Butterfly
My plan to make a paper flying butterfly seemed a simple task. Finding the right process was a little more challenging than I expected. Remember the flip-top box I made for my granddaughter’s birthday? My plan has been to make wind-up butterflies for it.