How to Make Homemade Marshmallow Fondant. This can be flavored too! Make a well in the prepared fondant and add a few drops of any flavor LorAnn candy oil (super strength flavoring). Knead into fondant. Taste and add more flavor as desired.
DIY Wood Crate Tractor Toy Box Instructions - DIY Wood Crate Furniture Ideas Projects, but instead of a tractor do a yellow and black backhoe and make the scoop a bean bag chair to give it a duel purpose!
If you don't have a fireplace, but still want to hang stockings and decorate a mantel, you can craft one out of cardboard! Using cardboard display boards (ones students use for science projects), you can build a realistic (and lightweight) fireplace.
How to Make a Cardboard Christmas Fireplace. Create a mock fireplace for Santa to come down from cardboard Boxes. This cardboard fireplace can also serve as a focal point to hang Christmas stockings on and for holiday decoration.
For next year's open house: DIY Yard Games Projects - The BEST Do it Yourself outdoor games - Giant versions of the classics - perfect for cookouts - barbecues - potlucks and fun family backyard parties this Spring and Summer!