Crochet V-Stitch Infinity Scarf Pattern

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Winter is here and I’m back to crocheting up a storm! I’ve been loving to crochet scarves again. There’s something so gratifying and immediate about a scarf, ready to wear right when it’s done. I love my short and simple cowl… Continue Reading →

5 Sweet Family Games for Valentine’s Day

Our Valentine’s Day celebration is simple, but special – fancy plates for dinner, family game night, and of course, chocolate! I’ve gathered five Valentine-inspired games perfect for your February family game nights. Even my teens are willing to indulge me… Continue Reading →

15 Snow Day Crafts for Kids

It’s cold outside, which means it’s a perfect time to stay inside and do some crafting! Plus, from sparkling snow to furry creatures, the winter season is full of pretty crafting inspirations! 15 Winter Crafts for Kids 1. Shivery Snow… Continue Reading →

New Year’s Goals and Wishes Printable

After the hustle-bustle of the holidays, I can’t wait to hang up a new calendar and start dreaming about all the fresh possibilities the new year holds. When my girls were little, I always interviewed them on New Year’s Day,… Continue Reading →

How to Make a Christmas Shortbread Star Wreath

Baking and decorating cookies is a Christmas tradition that we definitely follow and enjoy every year, regardless of age! We just look forward to baking together, all 3 generations. And when cookies are involved, it is so easy to get… Continue Reading →

Kid-Made Wood Desk Calendar for Gifting

Handmade gifts are my favorite! We don’t always have time to make as many as I would like, but we try to find time for the kids to make something to gift to us parents or their grandparents. This wood desk calendar… Continue Reading →

Stick Puppet Art Invitation for Toddlers

My three-year-old is really into puppets right now. When his big sister made a puppet for a school project, he wanted to make puppets, too! Knowing his attention span for arts and crafts is about 10 minutes at the most,… Continue Reading →

Yogurt Paw-Print Pops

We’re having fun this holiday season with lots of family movie nights! We love to watch movies that are entertaining for the whole family, so we’re thrilled The Secret Life of Pets is coming out on DVD and Blu-ray this week!… Continue Reading →

15 Holiday Gift Giving Ideas Kids Can Make

There’s nothing more heartwarming than receiving a gift that a child handmade for you, and children get such pride in giving something that they’ve made! It’s a win/win for everyone! These ideas are a great place to start if your… Continue Reading →

15 Tissue Paper Crafts for Kids

You may think only of gift bags and presents when you think of tissue paper, but these 15 tissue paper crafts for kids will have you thinking again! Just look at all the neat things you can  make with tissue… Continue Reading →

Abstract Christmas Tree Coloring Project

Here’s a fun art project for the coloring fans in your house, young or old – colorful abstract Christmas trees! By drawing some simple straight lines, you can create your own unique Christmas tree coloring page. This is the perfect… Continue Reading →

Spreading Kindness with North Pole Ninjas

I’m always looking for ways my children can be part of something bigger during this time of year. I want to make sure they understand it’s not all about what presents Santa is going to bring. In comes the book, North Pole… Continue Reading →

Fabric Frisbee for Indoor Play

I like to have a few active play ideas up my sleeve for keeping my little guy busy on bad weather days. I’ve been sewing up a stack of fabric frisbees, perfect for tossing around the house on those cold… Continue Reading →

Kid-Friendly Color-In Holiday Cards

With the holiday season just around the corner, we’re getting our Christmas cards ready to send to our loved ones. Don’t you just love to give and receive holiday cards? We love to see what fun cards come in the… Continue Reading →

3 Reasons to Have Disney Day with Sisters

My whole family are big fans of all things Disney! So when the opportunity came to take my sweet sisters to the “Happiest Place on Earth”, I jumped at the chance. It was so much fun. I can’t tell you enough that… Continue Reading →

Handprint Turkey Cards Kids Craft

Send sweet Thanksgiving sentiments to grandparents far away with today’s Handprint Turkey Cards Kid Craft idea! It’s the perfect excuse to say “I’m thankful for you” and it double as an adorable keepsake as well! Handprint Turkey Cards It’s so simple YOU… Continue Reading →

16 Simple Sewing Skirts for Girls

Who said sewing has to be complicated? Skirts are among the most simple things you can sew, but with adorable results. Whether you’re a beginning sewer or an experienced sewer looking for a simple project, a skirt might be just… Continue Reading →

Cheesy Baguette Pizza Bites

My kids love to help out in the kitchen, especially when it’s a recipe for pizza. We’re baking up some mini baguette pizza bites the whole family is sure to love! I’m happy to be partnering with Disney-Hyperion and their… Continue Reading →

Quick Appetizer: Shrimp Taco Cups

Crispy, golden shrimp taco cups! Mini flour tortilla cups filled with shrimp, black beans, corn, chopped tomatoes and topped with cheese, spring onion and fresh cilantro! I love that you can just place these cups onto a plater and here… Continue Reading →

ABC Smoothies for an After-School Snack

I’m always looking for a healthy option for snack time with my kids. Especially when they come home from school and are famished – sometimes they act like I never feed them, they’re so hungry after-school! So these ABC smoothies… Continue Reading →

5 DIY Halloween Costumes + Netflix “Scream” Guide

We’re down to the wire with Halloween just around the corner and it’s that time to finalize your Halloween costume. Do you have kids who keep changing their minds, like mine do? If so, here are a few simple costumes… Continue Reading →

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