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Pillow Week: 15 minute Floor Pillows

Pillow Week: 15 minute Floor Pillows

I have been planning to make a few floor pillows for our playroom for …. um, EVER. Just like everything else, I’ve pushed this project to the back burner. UNTIL … this week, when the stars aligned and I had two causes for action – […]

DIY Halloween Decorations

DIY Halloween Decorations

I think Halloween is as fun as the next person, but I have a hard time swallowing the news that it is the 2nd largest grossing merchandising holiday next to Christmas. Something about that just makes me really sad, besides I just have better things […]

Simple Cowboy & Cowgirl Costumes

Simple Cowboy & Cowgirl Costumes

Cowboys were all the rage around these parts last year, we had recently moved to Texas and the kids were wholeheartedly embracing the change. It came as no surprise when they asked to be Cowboys for Halloween. I’m not one to disappoint, so I whipped […]

DIY Sidewalk Chalk Paint

DIY Sidewalk Chalk Paint

To make your own homemade sidewalk chalk paint, you will only need three ingredients ~ water, corn starch and a little food coloring. Quite possibly the simplest project with the kids ever! So simple in fact, I let the kids make the whole thing. They […]

Fun Father’s Day Craft for Kids

Fun Father’s Day Craft for Kids

I can hardly believe Father’s Day 2010 is just one month away! I guess it’s about time for me to start pumping out some fantastically frugal Father’s Day craft ideas that you can make with your kids. I thought I’d start with this fun project […]