#DIY Fireworks T-Shirt #Craft

We are getting ready for the 4th of July here and ready to celebrate in grand style. OK, truth be told we don’t have any grand plans but that doesn’t mean that we can’t pretend. I have been wanting to make 4th of July tie-dyed t-shirts for awhile now but […]

Join me for a low-tech summer vacation!

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post. School is almost out and we’re counting down the minutes! I am actually looking forward to summer break- with my new job, I I feel like I’m missing out on so much so I can’t wait to reconnect and get back into the groove! My boys love […]

DIY Decorations for a Minecraft Party

Last week was our Minecraft themed party and I am very happy with how it all turned out. I admit that having a couple boys tell me that I thought of everything and that they wanted to live at my house was a huge compliment that still makes me smile. […]

Craft your Spring with Oriental Trading Company

We love to do crafts around here. They are a great way to spend sometime together and do something out of the ordinary. Plus I usually end up with some really cute decorations to use around the house. But I have found that having little kit type things for crafts […]

Valentine Craft Ideas! Duct Tape Crayon Roll Valentine Craft

Since we home school there are little things that we don’t do. We don’t dress up for the 100th day of school. We don’t have a crazy dress day. And we don’t usually exchange Valentine’s Day cards with a class. This year we are involved in a home school co-op […]

Valentine’s Day Craft Nightmares

Today we sat down to work on a Valentine’s Day craft to feature on the blog. I had a great idea and was ready to get this started. I gave each of the kids a job to do. Miss Stalin was in charge of ‘painting’ with Modge Podge, while Genghis […]

Crayola Suncatcher Snowflakes, Crafty Holiday Joy! #Craft

Heading into winter that is the time of year we get all our rain. As a result I end up with some stir crazy kids who are always needing something fun and out of the ordinary to do. So when Crayola contacted me and offered to send me some supplies […]

Scented Christmas Light Jars

When I was pregnant with my oldest child (15 years ago o.O), I was taking care of my grandfather (who was, in turn, taking care of me!), and I went to a craft fair where someone put Christmas lights and potpourri in a jar for a pretty little table centerpiece.   […]