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Holiday Projects

Ah, fall – I adore this time of year, especially now that I have kids.  There’s so much potential for […]

Our family is big on traditions.  We’ve got them for major events like birthdays and Christmas, as well as small things like Saturday mornings […]

I’m so excited about this Halloween project, it turned out even better than I’d envisioned.  It’s the quintessential MPMK project […]

So remember last week when the Elmer’s Craft it! giveaway began?  Of course you do, entries have been nuts – […]

Aren’t these water bead eggs cool?  They were unbelievably easy and inexpensive to pull together and I think the kids […]

I’ve got some exciting news to share today.  A few month’s ago the folks over at FamilyFun Magazine asked me […]

St. Paddy’s Day is just over a week away so here’s one more fun project to try with the littles.  […]

Around this time last year I stumbled on the idea of making a Leprechaun Trap for St. Paddy’s Day and […]

It’s been an inordinately busy weekend here at MPMK.  Things starting getting exciting on Friday, so much so that I […]

Despite February 14th still being over a month away, re-posting last year’s shaving cream valentine has opened the Valentine DIY […]

I’m over at momtastic today sharing one of the best Christmas crafts ever.  It takes only 3 ingredients which I can […]

With two toddlers running around the house, I’m all for the trend of ditching the candy and filling the Advent […]

If you’ve been paying close attention, then you probably already know where I derived the inspiration for these ghostly goodies. […]

I’m back with another installment of the “We Tried It!” series.  I got the idea for cookie cutter pumpkin carving […]

It’s become a tradition in our family for each member to get their own pumpkin on Halloween.  We usually hit […]