Preserve family recipe cards with these meaningful kitchen projects that serve as a daily reminder of special family memories.
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I’m all about finding creative ways to fill your walls without spending a ton of money. This means that I often turn to unexpected items for wall decor inspiration. I have these recipe cards that belonged to my grandmother. I framed them and hung them in our last townhouse….
…. and here they were in our rental kitchen:
(as you can tell, our this rental home was way more my style than our last one!!!)
… and finally here they are in our “forever” home:
This project got me thinking about other creative ways to display and preserve your favorite recipe cards. Here are some of my favorites from around the web.
My Favorite Ways to Display Family Recipe Cards
I think this custom cutting board would make the perfect gift for your mom or sister!
Follow this tutorial from Home Cooking Memories to make your own shadow box frame.
Combine old family recopies and stories into a one-of-a kind scrapbook – via Martha Stewart.
Learn how to make a pedestal photo frame to display a favorite family recipe card – via In My Own Style.
If you’re handy with a wood-burning tool, this would be a fun DIY project, or else you can order a custom wood recipe card from this Etsy shop.
What a wonderful way to preserve family traditions and remember loved ones during the holidays! – via Far From Normal
I found this sign on Etsy, but you could easily DIY this project. Most craft stores sell unfinished wood signs. With a bit of chalk paint and stencils (or a Cricut machine) you could make this sign in no time!