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 mini gravestones make a spooky addition to a fairy garden or Halloween terrarium. Get the 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!
My final project for this month’s Cricut Design Star Challenge is this paper cut with the first line of Mary Howitt’s poem The Spider and the Fly: A Fable that can be used as part of the decor in a Spider & Fly party. “Will you walk into my parlor?” said the spider to the fly; […]
I’m ready to share my second project in my Spider & Fly Party decor series for the latest round of the Cricut Design Space Challenge. These paper spider webs are very simple but they look really intricate and spooky when you hang them up in the corners of the room or in doorways.
It’s time for the next round of the Cricut Design Space Star Challenge! This time the Cricut theme was Weddings & Celebrations and my team chose Halloween as our theme-within-a-theme. And I wanted to go with a Spider and Fly theme as my own theme-within-a-theme-within-a-theme. So, hang onto your hats, because I’ll be sharing some […]
Remember our Angry Gourds? Well, we made them too soon, and they started to rot. So we set them up and played a real game of Angry Birds. Kind of. No slingshot, or anything. It was still pretty fun/gross! Here’s the video: Oh! And I should share my last-minute costume with you! If you follow […]
This weekend we went to a Halloween party, which required a last-minute scramble to get our costumes finished! We got them done just in time to be about 15-minutes late to the party. But now they are finished and I won’t have to do this the night before their Halloween parade at school, which is […]