Archive for the ‘Crafting’ Category

Star Wars Valentines – Tips for making your own!

Star Wars Valentines – Tips for making your own!
Our family really enjoyed the latest Star Wars movie – it was so sentimental and fun for my husband and I to introduce Star Wars to our daughter! And I can’t tell you how happy it made me as a mom to see a female lead! Rey became a family favorite instantly, and my daughter immediately asked...
January 27th, 2016 | Crafting, General, How To, Kid Fun! | Read More

Hot Air Balloon Costume – Out of a Box!

Hot Air Balloon Costume – Out of a Box!
Aren’t Cardboard box costumes the best? There always seem to be a mound of boxes laying around our garage, and this Hot Air Balloon Costume is the perfect use for them! Not only is this DIY costume super unique, it’s also very easy to make. Here’s how… You Will Need: A Cardboard...
September 29th, 2015 | Crafting, General, Kid Fun! | Read More

How to make a GALAXY Shirt!

How to make a GALAXY Shirt!
Do you have a science or astronomy fan in your house? We do! And I love supporting the kiddo and her quest to learn more about the stars. Suddenly nothing is cooler than a movie or TV show set in space! Star Wars anyone? Dr. Who? She is in! Our families love of all things sci-fi, is what inspired today’s...
September 4th, 2015 | Crafting, General, How To, Kid Fun! | Read More

Make a Floating Pirate Ship – out of Recyclables!

Make a Floating Pirate Ship – out of Recyclables!
There’s just something about boats that just draws kids in! Perhaps, because boats are a symbol of freedom and adventure – every child I know is fascinated with them. This DIY Ship is both easy to make, and cheap! It uses products you are likely to have laying around your house, like a milk...
August 27th, 2015 | All things Disney, Beach, Crafting, General, Kid Fun! | Read More

Make Permanent SandCastles {Moldable Sand Dough}

Make Permanent SandCastles {Moldable Sand Dough}
Beach Crafts are so much fun, and there is nothing more synonymous with the beach than Sand Castle building! Of course- the sand castle eventually crumbles. But with this permanent Sand Castle Dough, you can build with perfectly mold-able sand and let it dry if you choose! If you want to keep playing...
June 28th, 2015 | Beach, Crafting, General | Read More

DIY Sand Hand Print {Beach Craft}

DIY Sand Hand Print {Beach Craft}
Beach crafts are so fun, and even more so when they can easily include your kids creativity! This DIY Beach Sand Hand print craft, is super easy to do. In fact you can even do it while you are still at the beach – as well as when you get home! Let’s get started… ~Beach Sand Handprint~ You...
June 15th, 2015 | Beach, Crafting, General, Video Blogs | Read More

Beach Sand Covered Votive Candles

Beach Sand Covered Votive Candles
A trip to the beach is a lot like a trip to the craft store! There are so many natural elements available for crafting and being creative, and sand has a beautiful and unexpected texture to add to your decor. Making a sand covered candle votive is extremely easy, and looks simple and striking. It’s...
June 10th, 2015 | Crafting, General | Read More

Gift Basket Ideas – for someone going through Chemo.

Gift Basket Ideas – for someone going through Chemo.
Recently, someone I love was diagnosed with Cancer – and told they will need to go through Chemotherapy. So often when loved ones get a diagnosis like this it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. What can we possibly say or do to help? While I don’t have any magic answers, I’ve found it...
May 25th, 2015 | Crafting, General | Read More

Make a Tiny Hanger out of a Paper Clip!

Make a Tiny Hanger out of a Paper Clip!
Paper Clips are such fabulous little things aren’t they? You can use them for so many things – and the newest use I’ve found for them is my favorite so far! You can make tiny Doll Hangers out of Paper Clips! The process is very simple and you only need two things: a large paper clip...
April 20th, 2015 | Crafting, General, How To | Read More

Create Permanent Shoes for Bratz Dolls!

Create Permanent Shoes for Bratz Dolls!
I have to admit, I’d never actually seen a Bratz Doll up close until I was giving one a Bratz Doll Make over! And perhaps the most surprising thing I found, after the crazy make-up of course, was that Bratz Dolls don’t have feet! Basically, Bratz Doll legs stop at the ankle, and then they...
April 12th, 2015 | Crafting, General, Video Tutorials | Read More