The best gifts from your kids are the ones that have the most heart, and that often involves the making of the gift itself. But no one needs to wear macaroni necklaces anymore. Not with these great crafts to get us going. I tried...
Using paper cups for family picnics and kid’s birthday parties is just so pedestrian. Even though I’m itching to make lots of summer plans including paper cups in their traditional form, there is a large world of crafty possibilities just waiting for the leftover...
We all love mom and everyone loves a good neon sign, so we put the two together for the perfect Mother’s Day craft. What mother doesn’t deserve to see her name in lights? With just a few basic supplies and 30 minutes of...
With spring weather finally here, it’s a perfect time to grab a book and enjoy some reading outside. Although e-books are convenient and take less space, I still love the experience of a real book. And when you adhere a bookplate inside the...
May Day on May 1st is a holiday that carried the tradition of leaving a basket of flowers on a neighbor’s doorstep. Can you imagine the delight of finding such a surprise when you open your door? You don’t need a special day...
My son is obsessed with pipe cleaners! He could play with them for hours. I thought I would make something special to put in his Easter basket using pipe cleaners, so I came up with this sweet little bunny ring. It can be used...
Here’s a simple and super fun sewing project for you to tackle over the Easter holiday. The downloadable Easter bunny and basket pocket template can be sewn onto any top, t-shirt, dress or bag. Fill the pocket with yummy sweets and enjoy a crafty Easter! What...
Last-minute holiday preparations are a common theme at my house. We always have the best intentions of decorating early and sitting down to create our annual traditions (whether it’s gingerbread houses or Easter egg decorating). But, like every other year, we are already...
Easter is well on its way! If you are like me, you’re always looking for fun new ways to decorate and dye all of those eggs. I love adding patterns to my eggs and I especially love letting the white show through the...
Ahoy there! Cardboard Dad recently celebrated his birthday marine style, surrounded by creative friends and handmade playthings. Looks like he was in his element to me! I’m sure many of you will have already admired the work of my online friend Evgeny Kudryavtsev, aka...