Mandy Beyeler

Mandy Beyeler

Mandy Beyeler is a craft and DIY blogger who loves to blog and enjoys all things crafty, sewing, and DIY - she feels that if she can do something, you can too, and provides tutorials to help you along the way.  She loves being a mom to four awesome kiddos and blogs from the rural Kansas City Area, where they are self-building their own home.  She has been blogging for six years and has been on featured blogger teams with various organizations and brands. 


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    Kids Craft: Wood Slice Snowman

    By Mandy Beyeler on November 12, 2020

    YOU WILL NEED: wood slices (we used branches from outside cut into slices) scrap felt buttons twine hot glue scissors pen STEPS: 1. Attach wood slices together with hot glue. Try to line up...

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    Kids Craft: Acorn Cookies

    By Mandy Beyeler on August 14, 2020

    YOU WILL NEED: peanut butter cookies pretzel sticks, break off ends chocolate sprinkles chocolate almond bark wax paper STEPS: 1. Cut each cookie in half. 2. Melt the almond bark as...

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  • Kids Craft: Upcycled Vase

    By Mandy Beyeler on May 6, 2020

    YOU WILL NEED: Thrift store vase Base paint color of white or cream Paint in desired colors Paintbrush Optional: clear spray sealant STEPS: 1. To begin, make sure the vase is clean, washed and...

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    Kids Craft: Egg Carton Flower Garland

    By Mandy Beyeler on February 10, 2020

    YOU WILL NEED: 2-3 empty egg cartons Paint Twine Scissors Dowel or stick STEPS: 1. Ask an adult to cut apart the egg carton cups and shape each cup into a flower. 2. Paint the flowers any...

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  • Kids Craft: Paper Wreath

    By Mandy Beyeler on November 6, 2019

    YOU WILL NEED: 10-15 pieces of green paper or cardstock; different shades of green will add dimension 1 piece of red paper or red glitter cardstock Foam wreath form (or cut a round wreath out of...

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  • Kids Craft: Button Pumpkin

    By Mandy Beyeler on August 8, 2019

    YOU WILL NEED: Cardstock or empty picture frame Orange buttons Orange marker Green construction paper Tacky glue STEPS: 1. Draw a pumpkin and color it in. This way if there are spaces between...

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  • Kids Craft: Monster Bookmark

    By Mandy Beyeler on May 13, 2019

    YOU WILL NEED: Square paper Circle punch Glue Scissors STEPS: 1. Start with a square piece of paper, such as 6x6 inches. Fold it in half along the diagonal. 2. Take each side point and bring...

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  • Kids Craft: Paper Flowers

    By Mandy Beyeler on January 31, 2019

    YOU WILL NEED: Paper Scissors Paper straw Hot glue (adult supervision required) STEPS: 1. Cut a strip of yellow paper. Cut fringe all along the long edge. Roll up the strip and secure roll with...

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  • Kids Craft: Slime Snow Globe

    By Mandy Beyeler on November 7, 2018

    YOU WILL NEED: Slime Miniature statue Glue for plastic Plastic fillable snow globe Optional: slime foam balls SLIME RECIPE: 1/2 Tbsp. baking soda 1 1/2 Tbsp. contact lens solution 6 fl. oz....

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    Fabric Kansas Banner

    By Mandy Beyeler on August 29, 2018

    This project was shared by Sugar Bee Crafts at the 2018 Kansas State Fair. Supplies needed: White fabric (desired size of banner)  Patterned fabric Dowel rod  Fabric glue Hot glue Paint...

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