Weekend Before Christmas

Only a week left before Christmas, what can you do this weekend to make the holidays happy?
by Macy Alcaraz   |  Dec 18, 2008
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Maganda.org's Button WreathDECORATE: Christmas DIY
WHAT: Button wreath
WHY: Because you need to put some holiday cheer in your home in time for Christmas!
WHEN: Do this when you've collected enough buttons to cover your wreath.
WHERE: Hang it on your door

We spotted the wreath here on Maganda.Org's Flickr Stream. Just cut a wreath pattern out of some sturdy cardboard. Fill it up with buttons (red or green, your choice), get some ribbon to hang it with and your wreath is ready!

Oreo TrufflesMAKE: Oreo Pops
WHAT: Oreo Truffles
WHY: Because these are so easy to make and equally easy to pop in your mouth for Noche Buena dessert!
WHEN: You can make them in advance and store them in an airtight container and chill in your freezer or fridge. Just thaw before your party and get ready to pop `em in your mouth.
WHERE: At home, this weekend!

You can check the recipe here for Oreo Truffles.

Holiday MixPICK: Happy Holidays Mix
WHAT: Your Christmas Playlist
WHY: Because you'll want to play this while wrapping presents or doing last-minute prep for your Christmas celebs.
WHEN: You're in the mood for some holiday music.
WHERE: Sign up for an account and create your own playlist at 8tracks.com!

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