10 DIY Gifts for Girlfriends

10 Great DIY Gifts for Girlfriends Feature

There's nothing better than a giggle with your girlfriends. Nothing. I never would have guessed that I would meet so many amazing friends through blogging and form such deep, long-lasting friendships. I truly count myself among the lucky. Though those are the friendships you most often hear about when I refer to people here on the blog, link to a friends book release or similar. I actually have wonderful girlfriends from high school, college and my career that still have a place in my life. I am excited to celebrate ALL of my friendships with women National Girlfriend's Day -  Saturday, … [Read more...]

Top 10 Craft and Recipe Posts of 2014

Top Posts 2014

As the year comes to a close, I love going back and taking a peek at the posts that received the most pins, visits and shares here on the site. Each and every time, I am surprised by the posts that made it in and the ones that were edged out. So fun. Today I am sharing the top 10 craft and recipe posts of 2014, along with a few Facebook tips and three bonus posts from last year's holiday season! Birthday I always have a birthday project that makes it into the top 10. The curly ribbon birthday wreath I posted over two years ago continues to see lots of traffic, along with the unique … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Crafts Kids of All Ages Will Love

Thankgsiving kids crafts turkey cups

Before you know it, fall break will be here and you'll be wondering how to keep the kids from going beyond their typical controlled chaos. Because we have your best interests (and sanity) at heart, we've rounded up some fun and easy Thanksgiving kids crafts perfect for keeping little hands busy...at least for a moment. ... ... Thanksgiving Crafts Kids of All Ages Will Love ... Indian corn craft from Fantastic Fun and Learning ... Terra cotta pot turkey from Crafty Morning ... Gratitude turkey from Happiness is Homemade ... Popsicle stick scarecrow magnet from This Girl's … [Read more...]

Show + Tell No. 138: Eight Great Fall Projects

Fall Projects

Brrr. It's been so stinking cold outside the last two days! While I am sure our crazy Utah weather will warm up at least one or two more times, the current temperatures have me in the mood for fall. So today's eight great fall projects are coming to you direct from my couch, where I am curled up with a blanket and The Voice. Show + Tell Highlights Marie, from Blooming Homestead, won one of our Snap ticket giveaways a few weeks ago and I've been having such fun getting to know her though her posts. Check out this cute thankful sign. I am totally crushing on the little decorative burlap … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Paper Flowers


Happy New Year SNAP! Friends! This is Jessica from Pen N' Paper Flowers and I'm happy to kick off 2014 with a fun and easy DIY for you today - inspired by Chinese New Year. When I was asked to post about something related to Chinese New Year I began researching the traditions of the holiday because honestly, I didn't really know too much about it. As I read through the many different descriptions of the typical holiday traditions aside from the mention of fireworks, red envelopes, a thorough house cleaning and a New Year's Eve Dinner there was one recurring detail that resonated with me…the … [Read more...]

Top 10 Posts of 2013

Top Posts of 2013 SNAP

Wow. What a year. It's been a bit of a whirlwind! It's always fun to look back at the year's posts and share reader favorites. This year's top 10 line up features more recipes than ever before...I hate to say it was the year of eating, but it may well have been! I am also excited to see two contributor posts show up in the top 10 this year. I am truly blessed to be working with some amazing women . Without further ado, please enjoy the top 10 posts of 2013 (plus a little bonus right out of the gate!). Top 10 Posts of 2013 Okay, so technically this first highlight wasn't actually … [Read more...]

DIY Stuffed Fox

DIY Stuffed fox 1

Editor's Note: Please welcome Crystal, from Stitched by Crystal. She will be joining us as a regular contributor in 2014. Crystal blew me away last season on So You Think You're Crafty and I think you're going to LOVE the projects she shares! xoxo Tauni Hi there! I’m Crystal from Stitched by Crystal. I am so excited to be joining in as a contributor here at SNAP! and I have a super cute tutorial to share with you today! There are only 6 shopping days left until Christmas!  If you are like me, you have put off your Christmas shopping and are now scrambling to get everything done. Well, … [Read more...]

Holiday Stenciled Burlap Bags

Holiday Stenciled Burlap Bags

Editor's Note: Kimberly, from A Night Owl, has been a regular participant in Show & Tell Wednesday for nearly two years now. She's an incredible crafter and balances it all amidst being a mom, a wife and working outside the home. Please give her a big welcome! xoxo Tauni Hi SNAP friends! Kimberly from A Night Owl here and I am just ecstatic to be a part of this amazing community! I'm going to be sharing fun holiday crafts that you can definitely pick up and replicate. I'm all about the simple - but effective - crafts and DIYs! And what I'm sharing today is no exception: these adorable … [Read more...]

DIY Texting Gloves


Editor's Note: I am thrilled to have Jessica, from Mom 4 Real, joining me as a regular contributor in 2014. Jessica turns out amazing DIY projects on a regular basis, but what really makes her special is that she has an incredible grasp on successful blogging. She's a great addition to the Snap team!  Hey, hey Snap peeps!  I'm Jessica from Mom 4 Real, and I am so happy to be here sharing a fun last minute holiday gift idea with you! My daughter, Kate has been asking me for texting gloves for the past month. I must admit, I had no clue what texting gloves were, but she quickly schooled me on … [Read more...]

DIY Paper Feathers

DIY Paper Feathers via http://snapcreativity.com #giftwrap #papercraft #feathers

When I was young, I had aspirations... I wanted to be an advertising executive, the President and well, I really wanted to work at the seasonal gift wrap booth in the mall. Sadly, I never held any of these lofty positions. However, I do consider myself something of a gift wrap hobbyist. Soooo.... Imagine my excitement at the opportunity to share in a fun giftwrap-a-palooza with my sweet friends At the Picket Fence, Finding Home, Maison de Pax and Thistlewood Farms! Here's a little sneak peek at what you can expect to see from each of them... I typically use a traditional … [Read more...]