Mermaid Coloring Page

Mermaid Coloring Page

As summer approaches I’ve been making a list of summer activities to keep the kids busy. With ballet and seasonal sports on break it’s easy for the kids to rely on TV and YouTube for entertainment. We’re working on finding creative outlets that keep the kids busy and staying active during the summer months. As… 

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Minions Crafts

DIY Minion Bookmarks

How to make Minion Bookmarks – great boredom buster idea for kids! Our kids love Minions! With the upcoming release of the Minions movie, it’s all the kids talk about. Dare I say they’re almost obsessed with Minions as they were with Frozen? I never thought they would get over that movie! While I love… 

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Patriotic Crown

Patriotic Crown

How to make a garland fairy crown for the Fourth of July. The Fourth of July parade has always been one of my favorite summertime memories. Watching the parade floats go by as we waved our American flags is the best way to kick off the day we celebrate independence. Now that my kids are… 

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Butterfinger Cheesecake Dip Recipe

Butterfinger Cheesecake Dip

Butterfinger cheesecake dip – a quick and easy treat, great for parties and serving with apple slices. Hey friends! Are you enjoying your summer so far? I can’t believe it’s already July! A month of having the kids’ home has already gone by and before we know it, they’ll be back to school. As sad… 

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Show & Tell Link Party

Welcome to another fun week of Show + Tell. It’s time to ooh and awe over amazing creations linked up from all over the world! Everyone loves a comment or two. Stop by a few projects and say hello! Show + Tell Highlights Bev selected this beautifully restored door and office sign. This week Mandy… 

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Patriotic Denim Banner

DIY Patriotic Denim Banner

DIY Patriotic Denim Banner This is a sponsored post on behalf of American Crafts. The fourth of July is only a week away, how did that happen? This year seems to be flying by! Before you know it we’ll be busting out the Halloween projects and then Christmas. I know I’m getting a little ahead… 

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Tie-Dye Rainbow Shoes

Rainbow Tie-Dye Shoes

How to make tie-dye shoes  A few weeks ago, when the weather was still agreeable, we spent an entire day tie-dyeing everything in sight. The kids had never tie-dyed and in homage to my 90s childhood I needed to remedy that asap. We picked up a pack of white t-shirts, white canvas shoes, and tote… 

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Cherry Vanilla Float

Cherry Vanilla Float

Cherry Vanilla Float – a twist on the classic soda float recipe made with cherry topping and Dr. Pepper Vanilla Float soda. With the kids’ home for the next couple months I’ve been thinking of fun ways to keep them busy. In an age where Pinterest brings us millions of ideas at our fingertips, it’s… 

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Glow in the dark party ideas

Glow-in-the-dark Party

How to host a glow-in-the-dark party – party supplies, games, decorations, and photography tips! Hey crafty friends! I can’t believe we’re nearly two weeks into summer vacation already. I can’t tell you how excited I am to have the kids’ home. The house has been nonstop craziness with all three but I wouldn’t have it… 

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