This finger paint is so easy to make from broken crayons and coconut oil. Get the recipe and full how-to on Disney Imagicademy!
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 […]
I’m excited to announce the launch of Happy Handmade, a collaborative eBook filled with crafts to do for and with kids. The brainchild of MollyMoo Crafts, Happy Handmade features projects from 18 crafty moms from around the globe (myself included!). With clear step-by-step instructions, templates and patterns, there is something for everyone. From quick crafts to weekend […]
The Summer of No Pants is winding down. Although, you’d have no idea from the humid 90-degree days we’ve been having around here. For those of you who are still hanging in there (anybody still with me?!) I have Rachael from imagine gnats here today. Rachael is always an incredible source for sewing inspiration, and […]
Summer is starting to wind down here. I walked out the door this morning to bring my boys to school and felt the first chill of the approaching fall season. Only a few weeks left of skirt weather! Today, Amy Christie of This Heart of Mine is my guest for the Summer of No Pants. […]
I am super excited to be a part of this year’s Happy Harry Potter series with my wizard-loving, book-nut friend Marissa of Rae Gun Ramblings. We are a Harry Potter loving family, and I’ve even gone all-out with a Harry Potter themed birthday party, starting with invitations delivered by owl and wands with special cores […]
This is a quick and easy necklace I made to wear to Alt Summit. Awhile back, I found a huge bag of sequins from my Mom’s stash. So far, I embellished a graphic tee and made sequins bangles with them, and I still have hundreds (thousands??) of sequins left. Read the full tutorial after the jump.
I am so excited about the Summer of No Pants guest posts this week! We are getting artsy fartsy up in here, y’all. I hope you’re ready to dye, paint and embellish some skirts and dresses! First up this beautiful week is Stacey from Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy Crafts and Design. As you can […]
Photo by Justin Hackworth for Alt Summit When I found out that one of the Summer Alt Summit party themes was an Outdoor Garden Party, I knew I wanted to wear my Free People shift dress, which I altered for a better fit in this post. But in order to better fit the party theme, I knew I […]
Thank you to National Geographic Kids’ Animal Jam for sponsoring this post! Do your kids play National Geographic Kids’ Animal Jam? It’s an online playground where kids can create a character, play games, and have adventures, all while learning about the natural world. It’s from National Geographic Kids, which is a brand that I trust […]
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