Spring Break Boredom Busters for Tweens – 25 Awesome Ideas!

"Mooooommmmm! I'm bored!" Welcome to my life and I'm positive the life of every mom (or dad) who has kids no matter what their ages are. It seems to me though that it got really bad when my daughter hit her tween years. She had suddenly lost the ability to figure out how to … [Read more...]

25 Kids Rainbow Crafts & Activities

My Emma is a tomboy to her core, but sometimes? She goes all girly on me. That's totally fine with me, but it can take me by surprise if I'm not paying attention. One of the ways that she does it is that she goes all girly when it comes to rainbows. She loves them and I love the … [Read more...]

Reindeer Noses DIY Gift Idea

One of my Emma's favorite Christmas songs is Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer. She loves all things reindeer so when it came time for her to make DIY gifts for her friends this Christmas, I found the perfect one for her. This Reindeer Noses Gift Idea is perfect for kids to put … [Read more...]

Easy Mason Jar Halloween Scene

I love crafts, but to be honest? I hate overly complicated ones that my Emma can't do with me. She loves to do crafts so when I'm looking for crafts for us to do together, I tend to look for easier ones that she can do as well. This Easy Mason Jar Halloween Scene was one of those … [Read more...]

Frankenstein Mason Jar Mug

Every year when Halloween rolls around, we look for cute crafts and activities for our kids to help them have an awesome Halloween. Well, at least I do. My Emma loves crafting and this Frankenstein Mason Jar Mug was no exception! We made a few yesterday and she had a blast! … [Read more...]

10 Clever DIY Costumes

  I love Halloween. There's just something about the "air" of the season and besides, is there anything more fun that being able to dress up as someone or something that you're not? Buying costumes can be so expensive though. Really, the last thing I want to do is spend … [Read more...]

Edible Peanut Butter Playdough

Kids love playdough from their toddler days right up on through the elementary years. Heck! I'm a grown woman and I can still dig sitting down and making awesomely awesome creations with it! There is something relaxing and just plain fun about a squishy ball of dough!  Make it … [Read more...]

Free Printable Back to School Photo Signs!

One of my biggest regrets when it comes to Emma's school years is that up until recently, I didn't snag photos of her first and last days of school each year. It wasn't that I didn't want them, and yes I do have some of them, but some years, I just didn't think about it or simply … [Read more...]

DIY Stars & Stripes Flower Planter

As I said the other day, I absolutely love celebrating Independence Day with my family. I also happen to adore patriotic decorations too. Military service runs very deep in my family and I love the ability to make things and create things that help celebrate that and I LOVE … [Read more...]

Easy Patriotic Paper Wand Kids Craft

I absolutely adore Independance Day celebrations. I feel that there is no better time to teach my Emma how our forefathers fought for freedom and the sacrifices that have been made to keep that freedom since then. Aside from all of that though, it's a great "excuse" to just kick … [Read more...]