• DIY Farmhouse Tray | Gypsy Magpie

    DIY Farmhouse Bed Tray

    Christmas is coming and I am determined to not put everything off until the last minute this year. I don’t know about you, but I find myself stressed out while I put together gifts on Christmas Eve every single year. Why do I do that to myself? For some reason, I always think I have so […]

  • Merry Christmas 2016! | Gypsy Magpie

    Merry Christmas 2016!

    Oh my goodness, it’s really here! Merry Christmas 2016, you guys! I just wanted to take a quick moment in the craziness of Christmas to say thanks. Thank you for being absolutely awesome this year. Thank you for reading and for your kind comments. I can’t thank you enough for the encouragement you’ve given me. […]

  • Christmas Star DIY plus Free Printable Gift Tag to Light the World this Christmas!

    Christmas Star DIY

    I thought I’d have this fun little Christmas Star DIY up on the blog last week but my computer had a spasm. I gave Santa Claus my biggest, best puppy eyes and asked for a laptop under the tree on Christmas morning, so cross your fingers he comes through! Speaking of puppies, mine destroyed my […]

  • #lighttheworld this Christmas!

    Light the World

    Needing a little something special to get your family in the spirit of Christmas this year? My church just kicked off a wonderful Christmas focus called Light the World, all about making the world a brighter place through service. I can’t tell you enough how excited I am about this! When we choose to follow […]

  • Gypsy Magpie's 2015 Christmas Home Tour

    Christmas Home Tour 2015

    *This post may contain affiliate links which helps me keep this creative little happy place going* See my Disclosure page HERE. Now back to the post… It has been snowing all day and the fluffy white stuff, and a giant sheet of ice, is everywhere. We had planned on delivering Christmas gifts to friends for […]

  • 7 Places to Buy Candy for Homemade Gingerbread Houses | Gypsy Magpie

    7 Places to Buy Candy for Gingerbread Houses

    *This post may contain affiliate links which helps me keep this creative little happy place going* See my Disclosure page HERE. Now back to the post… It’s a well know fact that I love gingerbread houses… and candy. It’s in my blood, passed down for generations. The women of my family have gotten together to […]

  • Create a DIY manger and then fill it with service for Baby Jesus! A simple, inexpensive family project to celebrate the true meaning of Christmas | Gypsy Magpie

    DIY Service Manger

    *This post may contain affiliate links which helps me keep this creative little happy place going* See my Disclosure page HERE. Now back to the post… Many years ago, my husband’s aunt gave us a little manger and a baggie full of straw as a Christmas present and it has been the centerpiece of our […]