DIY Father's Day Gifts
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10 Unique DIY Father’s Day Gifts Anyone Can Make

June is almost here and Father’s Day is a little over two weeks away (June 15). Do Dad a favor, and put down the ties, socks, and underwear, and start thinking outside the box. I promise you Dad will appreciate the thought, and giving him DIY Fathers Day gifts are a …

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Dinosaur Party Ideas That Will Make You Roar
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Dinosaur Party Ideas That Will Make You Roar

I confess, I could spend days on Pinterest looking for party ideas for my kiddos. It’s extremely likely that I could plan all of their birthday parties for the next 10 years. Of course, they might not be into mermaids or pirates, but who cares? Last year a few months …

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Disney Beauty and the Beast: 20 Crafts and Recipes to Do With the Kids

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast in live action is in theaters now. Are you excited? We are! Pin this post for later! To help get you “in the mood”, here are some recipes and crafts to do with your children to bring out their creative side and inner princess or beast.  Click …

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12 Unusual and Totally Awesome Ways to Decorate Easter Eggs

Thanks to some seriously crafty bloggers the Easter Egg game was just elevated to a whole new level. These unusual methods of decorating Easter eggs utilize a variety of eggs including real eggs, plastic, and paper mache and they’re perfect for easter baskets, decor or just a fun project for …

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14 Adorable DIY Easter Crafts Anyone Can Make!

Easter is coming up soon, and now is the time to start creating fun DIY Easter Crafts projects with the kiddos and maybe even a few by yourself while you enjoy a glass of wine after those kiddos go to bed. Pin it for later! From sweet snacks to fun …

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Creating a Guy Approved Easter Basket

Easter is going to be different this year. A lot of holidays will be this year as my husband will be “working away” for the better part of seven months as he deploys across the ocean. It’s our first deployment and as much I’m dreading the time and distance apart, …

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Doctor Strange Birthday Party Ideas

Something huge happened in February. No, not Valentine’s day. Marvel Studios DOCTOR STRANGE was released on DVD February 28th, just in time for spring and summer birthday parties. Pulling off a Dr. Strange birthday party isn’t as easy as say, Iron Man or Thor, but with a little ingenuity, it …

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How to Make a Pull Out Style DIY Memory Box in About 30 Minutes

I recently had a friend confide in me that of all the things she owned, the ones that really mattered were her travel and family vacation photographs because they served as visual markers of her life. Yet, despite taking thousands of photographs, she hadn’t actually printed very many of them. …

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20 Adorable DIY Mother’s Day Crafts Anyone Can Make

With Mother’s Day arriving before we know it, it’s time to start thinking about all the mothers in your lives. Here are some adorable ideas for DIY projects that are perfect for kids and certain to make Mom smile! Pin this for later!   20 Adorable DIY Mother’s Day Craft …

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How to Make Dinosaur Eggs, Footprint Cookies and More

Are you sick of winter, yet? Here in northern Michigan, we have been hit with constant snow and freezing temps. Being trapped inside so much is making all of us a little stir crazy especially my very active two year old. In efforts to keep him busy and save my …

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5 Fun Ideas to Help Teach Kids About Geography

“Nearly three-quarters of eighth-graders tested below proficient in geography on the 2014 National Assessment of Educational Progress – also known as the Nation’s Report Card – and that’s almost exactly the same result as in 1994.” – U.S. News Sending our kids to school and expecting them learn everything they …

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Easy Last Minute Holiday Photo Gift Idea: Mounted Photo with Hanging Display

I’m obsessed with photography, especially when my children and family are the subjects. The majority of my down time is spent learning photojournalism techniques to better document their lives as they happen. The end result is that my family gets a LOT of photo gifts during the holidays. Even though I …

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9 Totally Doable DIY Thanksgiving Centerpiece Ideas

This post is sponsored by Frontier Communications. All opinions remain my own. I can’t cook so Thanksgiving is always a little more anxiety inducing than enjoyable. Instead of baking something scrumptious or trying a new zesty recipe, I prefer to do the decorating, and the center piece for the dinner table is …

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12 Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Now that Halloween has passed, Thanksgiving preparations are in full swing! These 12 Thanksgiving crafts for kids are a great way to get the kids into the festive mood and open the door for conversations about our nations history and what we’re thankful for. They’re also a great way to …

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Holiday Gift Idea: How to Create a Truly Customized Photo Book at Walmart

Shopping for my parents was a lot harder before I had kids. They’re the type of people who tend to purchase themselves whatever material items they desire and it left me scratching my head most years. Now that we have children, gift giving is easier because they adore almost anything …

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Unique DIY Baby Shower Gifts for Boys and Girls

DIY Baby Shower Gifts With a whopping six babies being born to my family in the next year I am fondly calling it “The Year of Babies.” Okay, maybe it’s not the most original title but I am exhausting my creativity on the perfect shower gifts. Part of me is …

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