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Holiday Projects

It’s that time of year again…   Time for ghosts, witches, and goblins to make their spooky appearances. Mwah ha […]

Isn’t the sun streaming through these fall leaf sun catchers lovely? This was a really easy, no-mess project the kids […]

A couple of weeks ago my daughter and I decided to make wax paper lanterns. She loves decorating our house for […]

Mother’s Day is the perfect time to try a DIY project and I guarantee you’re going to adore this one. […]

Mother’s Day is just a little over 3 weeks away, which means that if you’re looking to go handmade then […]

With Easter just a few weeks away, it is the perfect time to start thinking about Easter baskets! I usually […]

Aren’t these DIY wooden watercolor Easter eggs fun?! I love their vivid colors so much – the only problem I’m […]

Making Leprechaun Traps for St. Paddy’s Day is the latest tradition being adopted everywhere by families with young kids.  For […]

I love celebrating the holidays with my kids – they have such a knack for getting excited about each and […]

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s one of my favorite holidays for arts and crafts. Don’t ask […]

Looking for a fun Valentine’s Day activity for baby?  How about whipping up some healthy pancakes and letting your littles […]

I don’t know about your kids but mine are totally obsessed with knock-knock jokes – they think they’re hilarious and […]

Handmade wrapping paper is a labor of love, but the process is all part of giving a gift that is […]

Janssen’s with us today sharing one of her favorite Christmas crafts from her childhood.  I love the idea of using […]

One big holiday down, two to go!  Today Janssen is here with a classic Thanksgiving craft that takes me back […]