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How to buy gifts for fussy friends and family members

How to buy gifts for fussy friends and family members

Is there anything worse than trying to find a gift for the person who has everything on earth? We’ve all got at least one of these people in our lives, and as their birthdays loom a sense of dread starts to fill the air, “What the heck do I buy them this year?”. VIEW the POST

Upcycle project: Make a princess castle out of your greeting cards

Upcycle project: Make a princess castle out of your greeting cards

How many greeting cards have made their way through your closet throughout your life time? And how many of them have you have actually re-opened at some point? Let’s be honest, you are never going to go back and read them. Still, there is something that keeps you from throwing these cute little pieces of memory away. There is surely more to them then just paper, they are designed to be kept. This up-cycle project will allow you to give a new purpose to your old greeting cards, while having a great time with your kids! What you need A selection of old greeting cards 6 toilet paper roll insides (or 2 kitchen roll insides) 2 sheets of paper A4 A bowl Cardboard Scissors Stapler Ruler Pencil/pen Tape Glue Cardboard Paper tissue 1. Castle walls Pick four cards of the same size and staple them together, as shown in the picture below. 2. Battlements: Draw the castle top features with a pencil. I personally decided to make the ...