These beautiful natural wood stringing beads make a lovely gift whether for your family or someone else. See the simple instructions at Mini-eco. You can visit Amber Dusick for a great non-toxic homemade beeswax polish recipe.
Creative Jewish Mom shares a classic craft activity that everyone should try at least once! She has a detailed tutorial with lots of pictures. Now, you can do something with all those magazines and catalogs that have been stacking up :)
I love this big chunky salt dough bead necklace; it is obviously one-of-a-kind and made with love! Slugs On The Refrigerator shares this project and also lets you in on a neat little trick for painting the beads with toddlers :)