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Last Minute Handmade Mother’s Day Gifts

Last Minute Handmade Mother’s Day Gifts

Are you procrastinator like me who also really loves their mama? No worries, you still have time to make her something really nice for Mother’s Day this year. Here’s a few last minute Mother’s Day gifts you can make yourself! I assure you these bud […]

Tie Dye for Baby

Tie Dye for Baby

Tie Dye for Baby — here’s a new baby gift idea so simple even your kids can do it! Start with plain white onesies, cloth diapers, and swaddling blankets and create a one of a kind gift set your new mom is sure to love. […]

The cutest paper flower crowns you ever did see! (w/ photo tutorials)

The cutest paper flower crowns you ever did see! (w/ photo tutorials)

This might be my favorite use for construction paper of all time! You’re going to love this paper crown tutorial. Every good spring party needs an abundance of flowers – and this paper flower crown is about as easy as it gets. Made from regular […]

How to make cinnamon ornaments that look good enough to eat (but please don’t!)

How to make cinnamon ornaments that look good enough to eat (but please don’t!)

If you’ve been keeping up with us on Facebook, then you know we made homemade cinnamon ornaments for the first time this week. Post by Kids Stuff World. And apparently, we did such a great job … that both my husband and my dog can’t […]

Make A Personalized Thanksgiving Keepsake: DIY Salt Dough Place Cards

Make A Personalized Thanksgiving Keepsake: DIY Salt Dough Place Cards

I can’t believe Turkey Day is right around the corner!  There are so many things to love about Thanksgiving: the food, the gratitude, the family time, the pie.  Yes, I think Thanksgiving might be my favorite holiday because it is unabashedly centered around food.  I’m always […]

Confetti Balloons for a Baby Shower

Confetti Balloons for a Baby Shower

You’re in for an extra special treat today! Not only am I sharing with you the simplest tutorial ever on how to make your baby shower, birthday party, or any other special occasion really pop using confetti balloons — but there’s also a celebration going […]

Valentines Crafts From The Heart

Valentines Crafts From The Heart

Valentines Day is fast approaching and if you are anything like me, you are just starting to think about what to do for the ones you love. Have no fear, there are plenty of amazing gift ideas, craft projects, and printables here you still have […]

Drip Painting Pumpkins with Preschoolers

Drip Painting Pumpkins with Preschoolers

My favorite craft activities are super simple, low-fuss, no-stress kinds of things we can all do together — like this drip pumpkin painting project we did last week. I’ve seen the idea a few times on Pinterest and just knew it would be a great project we […]

10 Simple Pumpkin Crafts

10 Simple Pumpkin Crafts

I did something kinda cool yesterday. I taped a news segment in my living room! I had a chance to chat with Natasha of HLN Weekend Express about all those fabulous, but simple pumpkin crafts we’ve seen popping up on Pinterest this year. I’m a huge fan […]

Inspired by Ubuntu: Destination South Africa!

Inspired by Ubuntu: Destination South Africa!

You only need to take one look at the photos from Tea Collection‘s latest trip to South Africa to know I’d be head over heels in love with them — the colors, the patterns, the beauty. I just can’t get enough! I’m packing my bags […]