24 Creative Elf on the Shelf Ideas

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It’s that time of year again! Time to get out your Elf on the Shelf and start the tradition. If you’re running out of ideas with where and how to place the Elf each day, I’ve rounded up 24 super… 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 →

10 Minute DIY Airbrush Zombie T-shirt

Looking for a last-minute Halloween costume idea that won’t break the bank and will only take you about 10 minutes to pull off? Pick up an AirBrainz™ airbrush line from Testors® and a grab an old T-shirt and you are just… Continue Reading →

Yarn Tassel Keychain Kids Craft

We’re making darling yarn tassel keychains for kids to make all by themselves. They are super simple to create, kids will probably want to make more than just one. And with the gift giving holidays upon us, these tassel keychains would… Continue Reading →

25 Pokémon Crafts for Kids

Pokémon has been loved for years, but with the recent release of Pokémon Go, the Pokémon excitement is now everywhere! If your kids are on the Pokémon train, they’ll love trying out some of these fun craft ideas! 25 Pokémon Crafts… Continue Reading →

Make a Halloween Bag of Tricks

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of The Hershey Company. The opinions and text are all mine. We’re gearing up for Halloween and making a fun and crafty “bag of tricks”. In our bag we’ll be adding… Continue Reading →

Painted Jack O’ Lantern with Watercolors and Gauze

There’s no carving required for this cute watercolor Jack O’ Lantern craft. Instead, we’re grabbing some rolled gauze from the medicine cabinet to create a cool design on paper. We’ll use yellow and orange watercolors to paint gauze-covered paper, experimenting… Continue Reading →

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