Remembering Precious Firsts + GIVEAWAY #PampersFirsts


As I anxiously await the arrival of a new baby (something I haven’t shared with you yet), I’ve been looking back through some of the baby pictures of my daughter, Nora. It’s amazing how much they change and how much you forget in six years. I’m so grateful to have pictures to document so many… 

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Cardboard Roll Heart Stamp Craft for Valentine’s Day Cards | Inspired by Pinterest


It’s been a while since I’ve done an “Inspired by Pinterest” craft so I thought I’d roll this one out for a heart stamp craft, just in time for┬áValentine’s Day. I’ve been seeing so many fun cardboard roll (toilet paper or paper towel) crafts circulating and have wanted to try them.. As a result I’ve… 

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Edible Rainbow Kid Activity

Edible Rainbow Snack

With far too many gray days lately I thought I’d share a sunshiny “craft” idea that you get to eat when you’re finished. Although it’s admittedly far from healthy, it’s a fun treat for families with more than one child to share in the snacking or works perfectly as a birthday party centerpiece. Perhaps this… 

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3 Cozy Corner Homemade Christmas Gifts with JoAnn Fabric and Craft Stores #MakeItGiveIt


It’s that time of year when I love to retreat to the warmth of my cozy home and make some crafty gifts to give to family and friends. JoAnn Fabric and Craft Stores asked me to share some Cozy Corner ideas with you as part of their┬áMake Gifts Merrier campaign and I chose three homemade… 

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Kindness Elves Offer A New Holiday Tradition


I subscribe to a beautiful blog, The Imagination Tree, which has tons of great kids craft ideas (check it out!) and came across a really sweet idea last year. Kindness Elves. She presents this as an alternative to the Elf on the Shelf tradition that seems to be incredibly popular. Consider this family-centered tradition instead…. 

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Frozen Flubber Craft Tutorial with Elmer’s Classic Glitter Glue + GIVEAWAY #EarlyLearnersAcademy


My best friend, Anna, and her beautiful daughter, Caitlin, came to visit recently and we were in need of some fun and simple crafts for our two artsy girls. I stumbled upon a cool tutorial for Frozen “Silly Putty” on another great mom blogger site. This post is all over Pinterest right now. Having just… 

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