Gift Ideas

Easy DIY Photo Bookmark – Great Mother’s Day Gift For Mom and Grandma

Posted by on Apr 16, 2013 in Do It Yourself, For Moms, Fun for Kids, Gift Ideas | 0 comments

Easy DIY Photo Bookmark – Great Mother’s Day Gift For Mom and Grandma

Mother’s day is just around the corner, and here is a super simple gift that your kids can make and give themselves!  A personalized photo gift can get pricey fast, but here is a simple DIY photo bookmark project that is cute but frugal!  The supplies couldn’t be simpler and you most likely have most of these things in your home!  Any mother or Grandmother that loves to read would love a pretty little bookmark adorned with their favorite kiddos faces.  Every time they open their book, or mark their spot, they have your smiling faces looking back at them!  A fun gift that is...

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30 Random Acts Of Kindness To Do With Your Kids

Posted by on Apr 12, 2013 in Featured, For Moms, Fun for Kids, Gift Ideas, Opinion, Summer Projects | 7 comments

30 Random Acts Of Kindness To Do With Your Kids

After two years of blogging, I am about to share with you the absolute best project I have ever done with my children.  It is not a craft, or a recipe, but an initiative.  Over the last year my kids and I have gone out into the world and done 30 random acts of kindness together.  Our acts of kindness were based on what is important to our family, and the experience was, by far, one of the most life changing projects we ever done together.  Not only was it about teaching my kids the importance of being kind to others, but I hope they walked away with a life lesson that they will never...

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DIY Infinity Scarf From A T-shirt – What I Wore Wednesday

Posted by on Apr 3, 2013 in Clothes, Do It Yourself, For Moms, Gift Ideas, What I Wore Wednesday | 1 comment

DIY Infinity Scarf From A T-shirt – What I Wore Wednesday

Happy Wednesday to you!  Today’s What I Wore Wednesday post has a little extra special tutorial!  T-shirt transformations are all the rage and I love everything about the idea of  re purposing unworn shirts.  Here is a great way to turn a plain old t-shirt into one of those amazingly adorable  looped around infinity scarves in just minutes.  All you need is a t-shirt, a pair of scissors, and about 5 minutes!  These scarves look like a million bucks, but can cost you little to nothing to make on your own!  I was able to create a cool scarf with a shirt I had in my closet for...

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Pool Noodles Repurposed Into Pretty Boot Supports

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013 in Clothes, Do It Yourself, For Moms, Gift Ideas | 0 comments

Pool Noodles Repurposed Into Pretty Boot Supports

Here is a super easy no sew project for any of you ladies who love to wearing tall boots as a part of your wardrobe.  Pool noodles serve as the perfect little insert to support boots during storage to keep them from folding over, and creasing.  With the addition of some pretty fabric and brightly colored ribbon the pool noodles transform from an outdoor water toy to a pretty way to store boots in your closet.  This is an inexpensive and attractive way to keep those boots upright and in great shape.  This is not only a great project to make and use in your own closet, but would make a...

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Turn A Boxed Cake Mix Into A Special Numbered Birthday Cake

Posted by on Mar 4, 2013 in Food, For Moms, Fun for Kids, Gift Ideas, Holiday, Kids Party | 0 comments

Turn A Boxed Cake Mix Into A Special Numbered Birthday Cake

Birthdays are a big deal, but making a cake doesn’t have to be.  Here is a simple way to turn an ordinary boxed cake mix into a very special birthday cake adorned with that special person’s age adorning the top.  Choose the birthday boy or girl’s favorite flavor of cake mix, bake and decorate it with just a extra supplies.  Prepacked frosting, a number cut from paper, and 2 different kinds of sprinkles is all you will need to make a boxed cake go from ordinary to extra special.  This sweet little cake is fit for a princess at any age and is as easy to make and decorate...

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