Crafts

KidsKorner – August 18, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on August 18, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – September 1, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on September, 1, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – August 25, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on August, 25, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – August 11, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on August, 11, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

Mal-Werk: Pottery Painting in Mainz

Get your artistic juices flowing with your family and friends at Mal-Werk! At this colorful café you can have a creative day with stencils, sponges, stamps, brushes and a rainbow of paint colors.

Valentine’s Day Ideas to Surprise Your Loved One

Do something special for your loved one, we have plenty of ideas for you…

DO-IT-YOURSELF trade fair “kreativALL Wiesbaden” in Wallau Wiesbaden

The Do-It-Yourself public trade fair all about arts & crafts, design, handcraft, baking and cooking will be held from 17th to 19th February 2017 in the Messecenter Rhein-Main Wallau. TV… Read more

Homemade Playdough!

Make homemade playdough quick and easy.

Scrapbook ideas for Thanksgiving!

A great scrapbooking idea for Thanksgiving is to create a recipe memoir, in the form of recipes that have been handed down from generation to generation.

Halloween Decorations

Easy Halloween Party Themes

With Halloween only days away, now is the time to act if you’d like to throw a Halloween party. Gather your closest family and friends and tell them they’re in… Read more

A Guide to Pottery Shopping in Boleslawiec

Boleslawiec, Poland is one of the favorite places for great Polish pottery deals. This article provides shopping for pottery guidance and suggestions of places to stay and dine.

Michelstadt Easter Market

Michelstadt Easter Market was the perfect way to ring in spring! It was not only fun and uplifting, but it could also thaw any inner winter chill that may have been lingering.

Win Tickets to KreativALL Arts & Crafts Fair

“KreativALL Wiesbaden” is the Do-It-Yourself public trade fair all about crafts, design and cooking. Exhibitors will be presenting the latest products and trends and organizing various activities where you can join in and… Read more

Thanksgiving Scrap Booking Ideas

A great scrapbooking idea for Thanksgiving is to create a recipe memoir, in the form of recipes that have been handed down from generation to generation.

Arts, Wine and More

The quaint town of Zellertal is situated in Palatinate wine region. Toss in some art and food and you have the enchanting Zellertal Arts and Wine Market.

No-Cook DIY Playdough

Make homemade playdough quick and easy.

Start a Travel Souvenir Collection

Collecting momentos of your travels in Germany and other European countries is a fantastic way to savour the memories of your time in Germany as a family.

Kids Christmas Crafts

Here is an easy Christmas crafting project that any young kid can make – a wonderful holiday present for loved ones!

Christmas Crafting

This crafting project makes a lovely holiday centerpiece, and can be adorned with cut-up paper, ribbon, twigs or flowers.

Pottery in the Alsace

Pottery Shopping in Alsace, France

The Alsace region of France is a popular tourist destination for many reasons. It boasts of picturesque towns along the Alsatian wine route, with majestic castles and churches, romantic rivers,… Read more

Fine Bavarian Crystal Factory Outlet

The Nachtmann Factory Outlet is the premier crystal shopping destination in eastern Bavaria, in the quaint little town of Neustadt an der Waldnaab.

Glass Blowing in the Black Forest

Glass Blowing in the Black Forest

Visit Dorotheenhütte Glashütte in Wolfach, in the Central Black Forest for a free glass-blowing workshop, museum and fabulous glass shop.

Pretty Pumpkins

This year, my kids decided to forego pumpkin-carving on Halloween in lieu of making their own costumes. I was still determined to have a pumpkin display for my table without the mess… Read more

Craft Projects That You and Your Kids Will Love

Do rainy days spell indoor doldrums for you and your kids? Here are two projects that help kids hone their artistic skills while having a ball.

Homemade Christmas Gifts

I’m sharing 5 of my own DIY gift ideas, plus 5 others I found while sipping on some decadent Ultimate Hot Chocolate and clicking around the Internet.

DIY Christmas Gifts the Whole Family Can Enjoy!

Making your own holidays gifts is not only a great way to save some money this time of year, but is a wonderful way to have some fun with your family!

Winter Wonderland with DIY Christmas Gifts

Do you want to save money while also giving out meaningful Christmas gifts?

Scrapbooking your time overseas

5 Scrapbooking Themes for Your Time Overseas

Five themes to consider documenting in a scrapbook for a future stroll down memory lane.

Halloween Decorations

3 Last Minute Quick & Easy Halloween Party Themes

With Halloween only days away, now is the time to act if you’d like to throw a Halloween party. Gather your closest family and friends and tell them they’re in… Read more