DIY Upcycled Terra Cotta Pot Snowman Ornaments

DIY Upcycled Terra Cotta Pot Snowman Ornaments

These adorable snowmen ornaments can double as a jingle bell, and are a fantastic craft for kids and adults alike, for the holidays and beyond! Things you will need: Small to medium terra cotta pots (re-use existing pots or buy new) White glossy acrylic paint Paint...
39+ Brilliant and Easy Ways To Upcycle Glass Jars & Bottles

39+ Brilliant and Easy Ways To Upcycle Glass Jars & Bottles

Whether it’s a a wine bottle, a jelly jar, jar of baby food, old pickle container or the uber popular mason jar – glass bottles and jars are a dime a dozen.  But instead of their destiny being the garbage or recycling bin – with a little bit of creative...
19 Crib Hacks – Repurpose or Add Purpose to An Old Crib

19 Crib Hacks – Repurpose or Add Purpose to An Old Crib

Sniglar Crib Co-Sleeper Hack A DIY Co-Sleeper hacked from an IKEA crib. That’s the cheapest co-sleeper crib I’ve seen yet!   Read more…   $20 Tiny House IKEA Crib Hack “When we were staring on the baby’s nursery, I knew without a doubt...
3 DIY Hacks To Prevent Your Child From Climbing Out Of Their Crib

3 DIY Hacks To Prevent Your Child From Climbing Out Of Their Crib

Got a climber? I do. My youngest is 19 months old, and he is the kid that will make my whole head turn grey by the time he’s 5 years old. He is the ULTIMATE climber.   He climbs his high chair, he climbs the cabinets, he climbs sofas and tables and fences and...
25 Clever Valentine’s For Kids

25 Clever Valentine’s For Kids

Looking for a clever, for your kids Valentine’s this year?  Ditch those packages of conversation hearts and have your kids put together something fun and functional for their classmates this Valentine’s Day!   1.   “You’re Just Write For...
20 Ways To Get Organized For Back To School

20 Ways To Get Organized For Back To School

15 Organization Tips For Back To School We’ve got about 6 weeks left until that yellow school bus begins making rounds and the kids are wearing their cool new back to school clothes.   Are you ready?   I feel bad to say it, but I’m definitely ready.   We...
60+ Family Halloween Costume Ideas!

60+ Family Halloween Costume Ideas!

Has the halloween bug bitten you yet??   My kids start planning their Halloween costumes on November 1st every year (yes, for the following year)…. so we’ve been talking about it for awhile now.   Just about every year, my daughter wants to be a Disney...
Kids, I Love You, But I Love Back To School!!

Kids, I Love You, But I Love Back To School!!

Its been about a week that the kids have been back to school, and can I just say…..  SIGH OF RELIEF!!!!   My stress levels haven’t been this low since, well, I can’t even remember when.   Don’t get me wrong, my kids are my world.   I miss them...
Frozen Silly Putty!

Frozen Silly Putty!

Know any little girls out there who love the movie FROZEN?   Its practically a religion in our household.   Thank you for that, Disney.   My daughter told me the other day that when she has babies, she’s going to name them Elsa and Anna (at least she...
25 Awesome Summer Vacation Activities For The Kids

25 Awesome Summer Vacation Activities For The Kids

Schooooools Out For Summmmmmmmer!!! The kids are pretty stoked around here – 3 months of no homework, no early wake up calls and nothing but fun in the sun. They are young enough that they were a little sad to leave their teachers and classmates (I know I need...
DIY Backyard Sandbox With Seating – Upcycled From Pallets!

DIY Backyard Sandbox With Seating – Upcycled From Pallets!

This is an awesome DIY project offered up by Better Homes and Gardens.   Its a self contained sandbox so you don’t have to dig a big hole.   It has a lid so that you can keep out leaves and debris, and then when the kids are using it, the lid folds up to reveal...
Olympics Valentines For Kids

Olympics Valentines For Kids

My son is a sports NUT, and he is going crazy over the Olympics right now.   So I wasn’t terribly surprised when I asked him what kind of Valentine’s he wanted to hand out at his class party this week, that he told me he wanted Olympic themed...
DIY Stick Ponies For Less Than $2.00 Each!

DIY Stick Ponies For Less Than $2.00 Each!

  I have had a couple of people email me asking for a tutorial on how I made the Stick Ponies/Hobby Horses for my daughters recent Cowgirl Party.   Unfortunately I didn’t take a ton of pictures of the process, as we made them pretty quickly, the morning of...