Another baby, another lovey! I made this sweet raccoon lovey for a friend’s new little boy. These flat, soft baby lovies have become my go-to project to make and give as baby gifts (check out the skunk and lion lovies I made in the past). I especially like to make these because even very little babies seem to be […]
One of my Christmas gifts this year was a Garmin Vivofit 2 Activity Tracker. I was excited to use the tracker, but I was turned off by the silicone wristband that came with it. I wore it for a few days, but it clashed with everything – especially my work clothes. After searching online for alternative […]
Steve and I decided to go all out for Halloween this year with a Day of the Dead couples costume. There’s a whole boring backstory, but the gist of it is that it wasn’t supposed to be so elaborate, but it snowballed and became a whole thing. Which is what we do. Every […]
These adorable pom-pom climbing spiders are a simple mechanical toy. They climb up and slide down the strings. Get the full tutorial to make your own on Disney Imagicademy!
These Halloween Bird Feeders are a quick and easy project for kids to make using cereal and pipe cleaners. They feed your neighborhood birds and double as spooky Halloween decorations to hang around the yard! Get the full tutorial on Disney Imagicademy.
These pretend ancient coins are a fun addition to imaginative play. Introduce kids to roman numerals with this easy and fun project. Get the full tutorial on Disney’s Imagicademy!
These colorful hot and cold therapy rice packs can be kept in the freezer or warmed in the microwave for bumps and boo-boos. They are easy to make and don’t require any sewing. You can get the full tutorial on Disney’s Imagicademy.
Make this Mad Scientist from a wooden clothespin and have him do a real-life science experiment. A gummi bear will grow to 3x it’s original size in the Gummi Grow 3000! Get the full tutorial on Disney’s Imagicademy.
A lenticular is an image that appears to change depending on the angle from which you look at it. You can make your own lenticular like this one inspired by The Haunted Mansion! Visit Disney Imagicademy for the full tutorial!
For Huck’s Nintendo-inspired 9th birthday party, I wanted to make a real-life Power-Up Panel Punch Board just like the Power-Up panels found in the Super Mario Bros. Mushroom Houses. We did this instead of a pinata, and the prizes were the party favors that the kids took home with them. We saved this game for […]