Ballerina Dress Handprint Craft

This is the first of 3 handprint crafts we did today.  It was a rainy day & the first day of summer vacation.  Keeping a 7 year old busy is exhausting but so much fun! Ballet began about 500 years ago in Italy as a way to entertain the Royal Court.  Men were the only […]

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Elephant Handprint Craft For Kids

This post contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosure policy. Elephants flap their ears to stay cool!  We watched Dumbo recently & decided to add another handprint craft to our collection.  Dumbo is a great way to teach your kids to accept people the way they are.  In just a few easy steps you have […]

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Flaming Handprint Craft For Kids

My family watches a ton of wildlife shows.  Recently we watched one that had a segment on flamingos.  My youngest daughter has been obsessed since.  Her favorite color is pink & she just can’t get over how they can stand on one leg for so long.  Needless to say she keeps trying to mimic the […]

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DIY: Summertime Flip-flop Wreath

It’s summertime!!! My favorite time of year! Time to break out the sunglasses & flip flops.  Here is a simple DIY wreath to get your home (or at least your door) ready for the sunny season!!!   You will need: Ribbon 4 pairs kid sunglasses 4 pairs kid flip-flops (small or medium) Sticker letters White […]

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DIY: Personalized Teacher’s Wall Plaque

It’s that time of year again!  When we are all scrambling to come up with some unique gift for our child’s teacher.  They did survive the year with our children…they deserve a gift!  This craft would probably look even better with crayola crayons….however I refuse to spend that much money on crayons just to break […]

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DIY: Always & Forever Wall Hanging

This was a really fun craft to make.  I made it for my husband’s upcoming birthday & he was just about in tears when I gave it to him.  It’s very sweet & looks amazing in my living room.  Homemade gifts just mean so much more than an expensive store bought gift (even if that […]

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DIY Beauty and the Beast Candle Holders

Beauty and the Beast is definitely one of my favorite Disney movies ever.  Belle is also my second favorite princess…Jasmine has her beat (I mean she does have a pet tiger). A whole new generation is discovering the classic story of Beauty and the Beast.  I’ve always so fascinated by the enchanted rose.  Now I […]

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Father’s Day Fishing Pun Craft

Father’s Day is right around the corner!  Do you have a special man in your life who loves fishing?  Well I have the perfect gift for you!!!! My husband & I love home made crafts from the kids.  My husband loved this one…I catch him looking at it with a little smirk quiet often.  It […]

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DIY Wine Bottle Craft

Need something to do with all of those empty wine bottles laying around?  Turn them into a wonderful decoration for your home.  Don’t have any empty wine bottles laying around?  Well this is the perfect excuse to drink some wine!  Not that us Mom’s need an excuse! I spelled out FAMILY with my bottles…but you […]

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Star Ponytail

Another fun hair-do that is super easy to do! What to do: Make a braid at the top of the head, each side by the ears, & at the bottom of the head. Gather the remaining hair into a ponytail. Split the hair at the end of each braid into two & secure to the […]

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