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Holiday Projects

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 […]

I love the look of luminaries, but they don’t just have to be for Christmas. With some inexpensive paper lunch […]

Happy 4th guys.  We’re spending the day at my uncle’s house (on the lake) with family.  This will be the […]

Although the 4th of July is certainly a kid-centric holiday, the younger set can get a little left out. Not […]

You guys have probably seen this photo print idea floating around pinterest – isn’t the idea brilliant?  How amazing would […]

Father’s Day is less than a week away – everybody ready?  In case not, I thought I’d throw up one […]

Happy hump day friends.  Do you all have big Easter plans for this weekend?  We’re actually double booked – which […]

Hope everyone had a good St. Paddy’s Day, now it’s time for Easter – it’s so early this year! Kaley’s […]

Easter is in March this year so it’s time to roll out the ideas.  We’re kicking things off with Alli […]

Surprise! You’re getting a twofer today. Since our Midweek Musing is a little light (What can I say? I just […]

Last Friday I sent out a quick social media poll on how I should celebrate V-Day with my littles. The […]

You know what’s great about having toddlers around? They actually want to clean! It’s a treat to them.  So much […]

I’ve got a brand new Valentine tutorial up on the mom channel at eHow and – I must say – […]