Posts Tagged ‘craft’

Pinspired Craft: Mess Free Sidewalk Chalk

Pinspired Craft: Mess Free Sidewalk Chalk
My kids absolutely love to “chalk.” Drive by my house on any given sunny day and my kids have created masterpieces, cities, roads, and have traced their little bodies in chalk outlines on my driveway. To say we go through a ton of chalk would be an understatement. Came across this recipe...
April 4th, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

You Color My World, Valentine

You Color My World, Valentine
My kids school doesn’t allow snacks or candies when it comes to Valentine’s Day and class parties, and although I think Valentine’s Day is incomplete without a box of Conversation Hearts, I will abide by the rules. Begrudgingly. I guess. No candy and no treats means boring getting creative...
February 5th, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Thanksgiving Crafts and Decorations Made Easy

Thanksgiving Crafts and Decorations Made Easy
We had so much fun sharing these ideas with our friends over at Daytime Alabama. You still have time to pull this together in time for Thanksgiving, click the link to see how you can make a Thanksgiving Tree and some really cute name place holders. Thanksgiving Craft with Daytime Alabama      
November 20th, 2013 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Dying Eggs. Naturally.

Dying Eggs. Naturally.
Our friends over at My Green Birmingham shared this article with us the other day and we thought since Easter is just around the corner, you might be looking for ways to dye your Easter Eggs that are different than just picking up those dye packs at the grocery store. Before beginning, make sure to boil...
March 22nd, 2013 | featured, to make | Read More

Household Responibilities, Who’s Responsible?

Household Responibilities, Who’s Responsible?
For Moms it’s a never ending chore to get your kids in the habit of helping out with the house hold responsibilities. I also have to remind myself that teaching them responsibility now is good for them. I fall into the trap of finding it easier to do myself rather than ask them 17 times to put...
January 23rd, 2013 | featured, to make | Read More

Holiday Craft: Melted Bead Ornaments

Holiday Craft: Melted Bead Ornaments
These are super simple and super cute.. My kids absolutely loved making them and arranging their beads. What you’ll need: Various shapes of metal cookie cutters – Must be metal and not coated Plastic beads. Opaque or translucent. We used pony beads and they worked great. Thin wire to make...
December 10th, 2012 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Busy Mommy Bonding: Acorn Kisses

Busy Mommy Bonding: Acorn Kisses
There’s just something about fall that makes us want to do more craft projects. Maybe it’s just wanting to add decorations around the house or make cute snacks for the kids. Either way, we love fall crafting and here’s a cute little idea that you can do with the kids. What you’ll...
October 8th, 2012 | featured, to make | Read More

Craft: Mommy TV

Craft: Mommy TV
This is a great one for the kids to make. A great idea would be for dad to craft this with the kids for a nice gift for mom on Mother’s Day. Materials: Cereal box 2 empty paper towel rolls brown construction paper tape photos To assemble: All you do is cut a 3×5 inch hole in the cereal box,...
May 11th, 2012 | featured, to craft | Read More

Kentucky Derby Playdate

Kentucky Derby Playdate
We might not be able to sneak away to the infield at Churchill Downs to watch the horses run, but that doesn’t mean we can’t have some fun while watching the most exciting 2 minutes in sports.. The Kentucky Derby! Here are a few ideas on throwing a party and getting the kids involved in the...
May 3rd, 2012 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Kick Cabin Fever

Kick Cabin Fever
It doesn’t get too frigid here during the winter but we do good a few good cold snaps that will result in a few days of indoor play sure to set kids of all ages into a cabin fever induced frenzy. Need some ideas to keep them busy while keeping yourself sane? We’ve got a few. Fun with marshmallows: Marshmallows...
January 17th, 2012 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More