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: 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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  • Kids Craft: Colorful Corn Wreaths

    By Mandy Beyeler on August 17, 2018

    Nothing says “fall” quite like the sound of rustling leaves on corn stalks as you drive through the countryside or enjoy a local corn maze. Bring that feeling to your home with this kid-friendly...

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