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Today I’m excited to give you a sneak peek of a big project I’ve been dilligently working on for quite […]

When buying kids’ gifts for birthday parties or other celebrations we can be easily enticed by toys that aren’t necessarily […]

Raise your hand if you don’t exactly have Father’s day all shored up yet.  Uh huh, that’s what I thought. […]

Just in case any of you out there are procrastinators like me, I thought I’d offer up one more Mother’s […]

I never know how to go about Mother’s Day ideas here on MPMK.  Given that most of you are yourself […]

The title of this one is a little misleading.  These pretty pencils aren’t actually dip-dyed, they just mimic the look […]

photo via Diaper Style Memoirs This post is sponsored by lexi lou jewels, where almost any image can be turned […]

Last year I talked a lot about going DIY instead of commercial with the kids’ Easter baskets but I never […]

I wasn’t quite sure what to title this post (What to Want for Valentine’s Day?).  It seems a little odd […]

If you’re looking for a way to forgo the chocolate this Valentine’s Day, consider gifting your kiddo one of these […]

image via Nancy Nikko Design   This February 14th will be the 12th Valentine’s Day my husband and I spend […]

I promised I’d be back today with ideas for teacher Christmas gifts.  For me, a handmade food-centric gift is the […]

For some reason, this year I just can’t stop coming up with stocking stuffer ideas.  Maybe it’s because I’m really […]

Still looking for an easy Father’s Day project?  I’m over at momtastic sharing five sweet and simple ideas.  Also, click […]

  Last week I posted Father’s Day ideas that involved giving your husband some great memories with the kids.  But […]