Category Archives: CHRISTMAS / Easter

Cutting Paper Snowflakes, Putting Lights on the Christmas tree, Decorating the Christmas tree, paper craft projects for kids, etc,… Making an EASTER EGG tree 3-21-2011

***Happy Holidays Everyone***

To all of my readers… Wishing you the Merriest of Christmases, the Happiest of Hanukkahs, the most Joyous of Kwanzaas and the best of everything in the New Year! Fred Gonsowski Here are a few photos of this year’s holiday … Continue reading

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Seasons Greetings from Whimsey Hill House

From my home Whimsey Hill House, to yours, I want to wish all of my readers a Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy, Peaceful and Prosperous New Year. For this post I’ve assembled some photos of Christmas trees and decorations … Continue reading

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Christmas Decorating Tips, How-to and Ideas for your Best Holiday Ever

Christmas is coming and it’s time to decorate the house. A lot of people dread this activity because their results don’t always turn out as they envisioned. I hope this post, which is a compilation of All my  Christmas decorating … Continue reading

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A craft project to keep kids amused on Thanksgiving Day

Hi there Folks..Wishing you all a Happy Thanksgiving Day. Eat, Drink and Be Merry, at least for today. Tomorrow, back on the diet and facing everything life has to offer. If you have youngsters that need something to do on … Continue reading

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Some ideas for Repurposing, Reusing, Recycling an old artificial Christmas tree

Over the years I’ve acquired two artificial Christmas trees that I’ve decorated for the holidays; one is a large tree that’s tall and wide, the other is a slim Canadian spruce that’s tall and narrow. Some years I’ve decorated two … Continue reading

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Some Winter / Christmas craft projects for Fifth Graders

With the days getting shorter, and kids being inside more, parents and even school teachers are looking for inexpensive projects to bring out the creativity in their fifth graders. This post is a compilation of my best read / most … Continue reading

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It’s easy to make a Tulle Christmas Wreath

In the fifth grade with the help of a wonderful nun named Sister Mary Charles (nee Catherine Lily) we created many really nice Christmas decorations; one of them was a tulle wreath. When I made the wreath, before writing this … Continue reading

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How to Decorate a Christmas Tree with Tulle

Using tulle to decorate a Christmas tree is something a lot of people are starting to be interested in. In the mid 1980’s and 1990’s I used it to decorate theme trees at the Albany Institute of History and Art’s … Continue reading

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Have a Joyful Holiday Everyone!

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Joyous Kwanzaa, and Happy New Year to All from Fred Gonsowski Garden Home.com..I hope your holidays are Happy and Bright. The Holiday period has always been a Fun and Busy period for me.

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Make some Animals from Cut Paper Snowflakes

In my post Cutting / Making Snowflakes, I covered the steps it takes to fold and cut paper snowflakes. In Turn your Snowflakes into a Snowflake Snowman, I took the snowflake a bit further, when I gave you some of … Continue reading

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