summer kids craft idea: DIY wire jewelry

Hello friends!  It’s about that time during the summer that I’m always searching for activities and ideas to keep my kids entertained.  As a work-at-home I love finding activities that my youngest daughter can do with just enough help to get her started, and I’ve got the perfect one to share with you! Check outContinue reading “summer kids craft idea: DIY wire jewelry”

diy neon style sign for kids

Hello hello friends! School is official over here, and we’re gearing up for summer. With the current situation it’s a challenge to come up with fun activities for my youngest daughter that doesn’t involve busy public places and play dates at friends’ houses. I really want her to still feel she’s having a good breakContinue reading “diy neon style sign for kids”

tropical fruit scented summer candles with the wick candle maker

Here in the USA Memorial Day is a national holiday for remembering loved ones lost. It’s a time to gather with family and loved ones and take a day off. It also marks the unofficial start of summer! One of my favorite things about summer is all the fresh fruit that’s in season, so IContinue reading “tropical fruit scented summer candles with the wick candle maker”

pocket valentines with the foil quill

Each year for Valentine’s Day my youngest daughter and I have fun coming up with DIY class valentines for her to share at school. She’s really into bubble gum right now and wanted to include that in her class valentines, so this year we decided to go for pocket valentines to hold a pack ofContinue reading “pocket valentines with the foil quill”

kids craft: pom pom bookmarks

Summer vacation begins soon here which means I’m busy arranging an engaging summer schedule for my kiddos. That schedule always includes two of our favorite things, craft projects and a summer reading program. So, today I’m sharing a great craft project for older kids, tweens and teens that connects both of our favorite summer activities–pomContinue reading “kids craft: pom pom bookmarks”

DIY conversation heart mini piñatas

I’m excited to share a fun Valentine party favor and/or craft with you today using the new DIY Party Mini Piñatas and Fringe Tape. Conversation hearts are a Valentine’s Day staple, and I thought that the Heart Shape Mini Piñatas would look super cute as giant conversation hearts! Use these as a fun party game, favor, or craftContinue reading “DIY conversation heart mini piñatas”

coloring page valentines with the fuse + free printable tags

I’m all about indulging in a few sweets for Valentine’s’ Day, but I also love doing something a little different for class valentines–something outside the box. This year my kindergartner and I decided to make coloring page valentines complete with crayons in a custom Fuse pouch, and free printable valentine tags. Check out how IContinue reading “coloring page valentines with the fuse + free printable tags”

southwest-inspired DIY teepee

Have you all heard of the new DIY Teepee Kit that We R Memory Keepers and Crate Paper released together? If you haven’t, HERE’s the release announcement, and HERE are some teepees made by the We R team, and HERE are some made by the Crate team. So cute, right?? I’m so excited to shareContinue reading “southwest-inspired DIY teepee”

5 halloween projects

The weather has finally turned cooler here, we’ve had some rain, and I’m ready to start more Halloween crafting! To get some crafty mojo going I’m sharing 5 Halloween Projects from past blog posts that I love. These projects will take you all the way through your Halloween celebrations, from food, to decor, to favors,Continue reading “5 halloween projects”