Alphabet Blocks to Pumpkin Placeholders

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Heather from Twin Dragonfly Designs came up with this darling Fall craft using classic alphabet blocks. She had some leftover from another project that she used, but tells us that she originally found her set at the thrift store.

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Cardboard Tube Napkin Rings

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Christina blogs at I Gotta Create. She crafted some cute napkin rings that are just perfect for an Autumn tablescape. And you’ll never guess what she made them out of: toilet paper tubes!

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Gratitude and Wood Fencing

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“As Fall approaches, I think about family dinners, getting together, and giving thanks,” says Deb at Lake Girl Paints. To celebrate the season, she decided to repurpose some fence boards into some board art with grateful sentiments.

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Use Up Those Leftovers! Turkey Cranchiladas

Leftover turkey

Like I said earlier today, Roadkill Rescue is not a recipe sharing site!  But….since my American readers have refrigerators full of Thanksgiving leftovers, I think we’ll make an exception today.  I’m sharing delicious ideas for using up all that extra food so it won’t go to waste.  (Check out the brownies made from cranberry sauce here if you haven’t already seen them.)   Next up is this idea for using up leftover turkey from Tracey’s Culinary Adventures.

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Frame Made from Found Trim

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“My hubby picked up this old, wood trim for free at an estate sale,” says Lindsay at My Creative Days.  “I loved how wide it was and asked if he could make a frame out of it.”

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Thanksgiving Pictionary from Household Items

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Somewhat Simple recently featured this project by Christine from I Dig Pinterest.  “You know how on Thanksgiving there’s always the time after eating until you feel like you’re going to burst, when you just want to sit and relax?” Christine asks.  “Well this is a perfectly low-maintenance game that will keep the kids occupied while you watch from the sofa.”
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Reconstructing The Mayflower

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I’m excited to share a fun Thanksgiving project with you today that can be made from reclaimed wood.  It’s the brain child of Lisa from  Mabey She Made It, and was featured by Desperately Seeking {Gina}.

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Plastic Easter Eggs Morph Into Autumn Acorns

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At her blog, Becoming Martha, Sarah shares a delightful idea for repurposing and reusing some typical Spring decor for the current season, Fall.  She figured out how to turn plastic Easter eggs into Autumn acorns!

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