• You are looking at the June Strawberry Full Moon rising up in a bright orange pink color.
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    June Strawberry Full Moon 2019

    The June Strawberry Full Moon 2019, rose from the 16th through 17th, what a beautiful sight it was! How fun to have the beginning of the Full Moon land on Fathers Day. I would say it was a special tribute to all the dads out there. Sunday Fathers Day Moon The photo above was taken Sunday June 16th around 8:30 pm, central time. The June Strawberry 2019 Full Moon was in the Waxing Gibbous 99.6% phase, near full. There happened to be a band of clouds along the base of the horizon, so I wasn’t able fully catch it coming up. Nonetheless, it was a beautiful sight! The the sky…

  • You are looking at Lilac Flower Jelly. Using my basic flower jelly recipe. The color is a pretty pink and the taste is like tutti-fruity.
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    Basic Flower & Herb Jelly Recipe

    Basic Flower & Herb Jelly Recipe for edible Wild, Garden, Flowers, and Herbs. Simple recipe If you’re a beginner or just want to try out a basic flower & herb jelly recipe, then this recipe is for you. It’s a small batch and simple too. Flowers & Herbs for Jelly Dandelion Lilac Clover Honeysuckle Wild Violets Queen Ann’s Lace Orange roadside Day Lilies Rose petals and Rose Hips Nasturtium Lavender Wild Hibiscus Elderberry Basil or just Basil Flowers Sage Flowers Goldenrod Yarrow Lemon Balm Bee Balm Fennel Chamomile Mint Citrus Flowers Passion Flowers Chicory Mimosa Flowers Kudzu Flowers I’m sure there are many more, but this a list to help…

  • You are looking at the 3D Pizza Box Card. From the Pit Stop collection by svgcuts.com.
    DIY

    Pizza Box Card: 3D Pop Up Box Card

    Pizza Box Card a 3D Pop Up Box Card from the Pit Stop Kit, svgcuts.com. Both a fun and easy card for a Birthday or almost any occasion. If you have a pizza lover in your life, then this cute little card is the one to make! The fun part is, you can customize your pizza to what you want on it. For this one I used the pepperoni, sausage, mushrooms and green pepper cut files. The green peppers just gave it that little pop of color. Choose the Heaviest I recommend using the heaviest weight 12×12 card-stock paper you can find. This card is a little delicate on the…

  • You are looking at the To Go Coffee Box Card. With velum paper cut out to look like steam.
    DIY

    To Go Coffee: 3D Pop-Up Box Card

    To Go Coffee 3D pop – up Box Card, is the perfect anytime card for almost any occasion. The To Go Coffee Box Card comes from the Pit Stop Box Cards Kit, from svgcuts.com. I just happen to use it as a Birthday card for my daughter-in-law who loves coffee! This little card is also a perfect size for sending out in the mail. It’s not so big that you’ll be worried about it getting bent. When I send my handcrafted cards out, I send them in a padded envelope for extra protection.   Material I used: American Crafts Vanilla card stock. American Crafts White card stock. Floral paper pad,…

  • You are looking at the Hamburger Box Card. It actually looks like a hamburger on a bun with cheese, lettuce, tomato and onion.
    DIY

    Hamburger SVG Box Card

    Today’s project, a Hamburger SVG Box Card. It’s birthday season for me and I love making handcrafted box cards. There are many talented SVG designers out there, to choose from. But one of my very favorite designers is Mary, from svgcuts.com. She has some of the best box cards out there, and they are really easy to put together. She also includes “how to” videos. That you can follow along with her, step by step. I find her videos quite helpful. Because I have found myself, a little stumped on some of her more advanced projects. She also provides a menu and an extras folder that you can print out to…