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Fall Bounty – Carrots

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Hola! Do you like raw carrots or cooked carrots better? I like cooked better, just because I didn't grow up eating raw carrots in Japan. After coming to the US, I was surprised to see lots of carrots eaten raw, and many people even preferred them over cooked ones! Anyway, I made some miniature carrots! These are pretty easy too. :)…

Fall Bounty – Potatoes

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Howdy! Before I start Christmas crafts, I thought I'd make some miniature fall veggies for Thanksgiving.  Hopefully I made enough to use in my Christmas dishes, for later, as well. Miniature food crafting is so popular, and even has it's own community.  I usually avoid it because it looks like too much fun, and I'm afraid that I won't do anything…

Fall Trees

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Hi there! As promised, I have a tutorial ready for fall trees! No, you don't have to look all over for yellow and red leaves.  That's really hard to find.  At least I've yet to see anything like it. As always, if you can't buy it, you make it! This turned out to be a pretty fun craft for me. Basically,…

window boxes

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Hello, everyone! It's almost September! Can you believe it?! My son started kindergarten last week, and every morning we have a 'fun time' dealing with his "I don't want to go to school!!"  I wonder if this will ever stop....lol Anyway, today's post is on making simple window boxes. Sylvanian Families Town Series buildings have windows that are all the same…

Palm Tree Tutorial: A Trunk and Two Styles of Leaves

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Hello, friends! This is the last of the beach town crafts for the year, thanks for keeping up with me! Also,  I have a fun announcement next time (Tuesday, 22nd) so I hope you come back soon! Today's post is how to make palm trees for your Sylvanian beach. First let's take a look at how to make the trunk.  Don't…