Posts Tagged ‘craft’

Homemade Heart Chalk, Great for Your Tiny Valentine

Homemade Heart Chalk, Great for Your Tiny Valentine
It’s Valentine time and many schools and classrooms no longer allow candy when swapping cards with classmates. We love looking for different things to do that will allow the kiddos to get involved, and what could be better than some heart shaped chalk? All kids love chalk, right? We go through...
February 6th, 2015 | featured, to make | Read More

DIYC: Cupcake Liner Valentines Day Wreath

DIYC: Cupcake Liner Valentines Day Wreath
Kicking off this “Month O’ Love” we thought we would share with you a super easy, really inexpensive Do It Yourself wreath! I needed something for my front door to make it a little festive for Valentines. It’s been a little naked since taking down the Christmas Wreath. I don’t...
February 2nd, 2015 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Do it Yourself Silhouette

Do it Yourself Silhouette
By Dedra Duvall: Let’s face it, we all love pictures and keepsakes from our children’s life.  I’m sure you, much like myself, have your home adorned with photographs on the wall, on the end tables, the coffee table, your desk and of course the fridge (and maybe a few scrapbooks, right).  While...
January 14th, 2015 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Do it Yourself Designer Wrapping Paper

Do it Yourself Designer Wrapping Paper
We love incorporating our kids art into creative projects. We’ve mentioned before that using your child’s artwork to wrap some of your small presents throughout the year (Birthdays, Holidays..) is a great way to re-purpose and not have to actually keep the entire stash yourself. If you haven’t...
December 18th, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Halloween Craft: Mason Jar Pumpkins

Halloween Craft: Mason Jar Pumpkins
We love crafts, we love Halloween and we absolutely fell in love with this cute, easy and super inexpensive craft we saw in an issue of Southern Living. Because we craft a fair amount in this house, we had the acrylic paints and brushes on hand, we hit the thrift stores for some different size mason...
October 6th, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Craft Idea: 4th of July Fireworks

Craft Idea: 4th of July Fireworks
As we’ve been marking through activities on the summer fun list, we thought now was as good a time as any to do some painting, and since the 4th of July is just a few days away, we got all Patriotic with this activity, painting up some Fireworks. This is a fun little craft and pretty easy too!   What...
July 1st, 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