Thursday, November 26, 2015

12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop Day 3

Welcome to Honeybearz Designs, Thanksgiving is a blessing in disguise. With your friends and family near, make this day as special as you can and thank them with your heart. Happy Thanksgiving!

Now on to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop

Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop Day 3. This hop will take place November 24th through December 5th and the new postings each day will be posted by 8 am eastern standard time. This hop will be full of wonderful ideas and inspiration to get you well on your way of creating all of those beautiful Christmas project. This is an awesome way to get a lot of your Christmas cards, and scrapbook layouts finished, home decorations completed and maybe even be inspired to create something using a new technique that you have never tried.  There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer or two for you to visit. I will be giving away some wonderful blog candy each day of the hop from our amazing sponsors that we have for this hop. I will be posting all the winners from this hop by December 15th. Every one has a chance to win including the ladies participating in the hop and even the guest designers and the sponsors. At the end of each post I will have a list of all the sponsors who are sponsoring this hop all you need to do is click on their name to go to their sites and check out all the wonderful sites. I want to thank each and everyone of the sponsors for their generosity. It has been greatly appreciated.

Here is a complete line up for the hop in case you get lost along the way. You wont want to miss any of the wonderful projects these talented ladies have made.

1. Lisa Pontious -

Connie - (Guest Designer)
2. Madge -
3. Ashley W -
4. Sandy Hentzel -
5. Elizabeth Jeanne -
6. Angela -
7. Alicia -
8. Miranda -
9. Daphne -
10. Rhonda -
11. Charmagne -
12. Barbara-
13. Lisa F -
14. Sharondalyn - Http://
15. Jessi - 
16. Heather - Http://

Now for today's project. Reversible holiday blocks. Click on pictures to enlarge.

White Wood 2x4's
Sand Paper
Stain (Special Walnut by MinWax)
Mod Podge
Craft Paper

Cut 2x4's  (2) at 6 inches, (2) at 3 inches, (1) at 4.5 inches and 
(1) at 10.5 inches
Sand 2x4's so they are smooth. Stain them and let dry over night.
Cut your choice of paper to fit the front of the blocks. Mod podge paper and seal it to the blocks let set over night. Add another coat of mod podge and let sit again over night. Then add your vinyl.

Now on to the blog candy for day 3 of this hop. Today we will have 2 winners so I will be giving away 2 different blog candies. To be eligible for the blog candy you must leave a comment on this post and be a follower of my blog. You can earn an extra entry by doing the following and leaving a comment saying you did.

Today's sponsor is Midge & Madge. Our wonderful sponsor Midge & Madge are giving one lucky winner a Mystery Box valued at $50.00.

*Earn an extra entry by stopping by Midge & Madge Mingle's  facebook 
Page HERE and leave a comment saying you are stopping by from the 
12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop.

Today's sponsor is Scrapping Bug Designs.  Scrapping Bug Designs is giving one lucky winner a $50.00 gift certificate. The gift certificate excludes sale prices.  

*Earn an extra entry by stopping by Scrapping Bug Designs facebook 
Page HERE and leave a comment saying you are stopping by from the 
12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop.

I want to thank each and every sponsor for all their wonderful generosity. You all are truly amazing. Here is a list of all the sponsors of this hop. Please be sure to check them all out you will be glad you did.

 Now be sure to hop on over to Connie's Blog our Guest Designer for today and see the amazing project she has created.


  1. What a clever idea! I love it! I went over to Scrapping Bugs on facebook, already a fan there

  2. Great project!!! Happy thanksgiving! I also hopped over to the two FB pages and left comments!

  3. Who knew 2 x 4's could be so pretty! I love they are reversible...very clever idea to do that.

  4. Loooooooove this project! TFS! :-) Happy Thanksgiving to my USA friend, from across the border! :-)

  5. Such wonderful creations!! I absolutely love the Christmas decor!!
    Awesome job!
    Happy Thanksgiving to you & your family!
    Crafting With Creative M

  6. I have been considering doing these blocks. Thanks for all the tips. Yours look amazing!

  7. Oh, also I stopped by Midge and Madge, as well as Scrapping Bug Facebook pages.

  8. Love this idea. Get dual-duty from a project.
    thanks for sharing a fun idea.
    Would love to follow your blog but I don't do google.
    Will go by Scrapping Bug's FB page and leave them a note.
    thanks for having the hop
    Happy Thanksgiving.

    1. Found out I do belong to the Google so I am following you.

  9. Oh I Love your reversible Blocks. I have seen several people making these. I would Love to try it. Love the papers you used.

  10. I love your reversible blocks. I have always wanted to make a set. Great job!!

  11. I love these blocks!!!! Awesome job!

  12. Awesome, awesome blocks! I have the beautiful papers that you used on the Christmas side.

  13. I stopped by Midge & Madge Mingle's facebook page and told them HI!

  14. I also stopped by Scrapping Bug Designs facebook page and said Hi.

  15. Its amazing those blocks as that is on my list to do too!! love this idea

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  17. Lovley idea. Wondering if they could be done with paper blocks instead of wood. No saw here.

  18. Very clever. I think I'll do something like that for the classroom next year. Thanks for hosting. It's great hopping along (and catching up on my comments!). I am a follower... and following...

  19. Oh WOW!!! These blocks are super darling!! I am loving them!!! Great Job friend!!! Loves- Madge

  20. Such a great idea! Love how yours is double sided!!

  21. How fun. I love that it is reversible. Always a plus. Double the pleasure without double the storage space. Win win! LOL. TFS. I left comments on the FB pages as well! Wonderful sponsors!

  22. I love your word blocks! I like that you use them for two holidays!

  23. Love this, need to give it a try! :)

  24. Those are so cute!!! I love them. Thanks so much for sharing.

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  25. Ok, I need to do this! Thanks for the measurements and supply list!