• Projects

    Project: Christmas Recap

    Christmas recap – this is a little throwback to some of the recipes and projects I’ve done in the past. This year, I’m taking the holidays a little slower and not focused so much on making things, but rather spending time with my husband and my two dear puppies who most likely won’t be around too much longer. My heart is full and things are great! Christmas Recap Just because I’m slowing down, however, doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy a few favourites, right? In 2013…

  • Projects

    12 Days of Christmas Thank You

    Thank you to all of the people who visited over the last few weeks! You have made the 12 Days of Christmas a huge success. 12 Days of Christmas Thank You PS – only 12 more days until Christmas – time to start celebrating! Last year I celebrated the 12 days of Christmas by doing the 12 days of Cookies. This year, I’ve divided it up a bit: 4 sewing projects, 4 DIY projects, and 4 treat recipes. Here’s a little recap! Full list of…

  • Projects

    Project: Button Ornament

    Today is the last day in the 12 days of Christmas here at 3ten.ca. What do we have today – a button ornament! What You Need glue gun glue stick bunch of buttons card stock ribbon scissors First – gather all of your stuff and start heating up the glue gun. Cut out a shape in your card stock and start layering the buttons. I selected black, white and grey/silver buttons in keeping with the black and white theme of this year’s projects. Be sure…

  • Recipes

    Recipe: Holiday Treat Bark

    Today is day 11 in the 12 days of Christmas celebration – only one day left! This recipe for holiday treat bark is a crowd pleaser…full of goodness and covered in white chocolate, it’s sure to be a hit. Ingredients 8 Oreo cookies 2 cups of white chocolate chips 3/4 cup of holiday M&Ms 3/4 cup of almonds 1/2 of sprinkles – holiday colours 1 cup of pretzels First – gather all of your ingredients and then chop up the Oreo cookies Lay out some…

  • Sewing

    Sewing: Christmas Tree Skirt

    This is a tutorial to make a Christmas tree skirt in about 10 minutes. It’s quick, easy and useful year after year. Let’s get sewing. What You Need fabric that measures 50 x 50 (or 45 x 45) matching thread serger scissors First – find a fabric you like and ensure it’s pre washed. Next, fold it in half one way and then fold it in half the other way. Now you’ll have a square that measures 25×25. Cut the corner (the one with all…