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hAppy Fathers Day: DIY Magnet Puzzle

Fathers Day is right around the corner on June 15th! We’ve already purchased dad some great concert tickets but they aren’t quite personable enough. It can’t be Father’s Day without getting crafty and showing dad just how much we love him. When we moved into your very first home we had …

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Crafts

A BIG Hug: DIY Father’s Day Card

While I was away on a business trip my daughter went to stay with her grandparents. Because of scheduling conflicts she ended up being away for 6 whole days. I knew that when she got home she was going to need some special one on one time with mommy. To …

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hAppy Mothers Day: DIY Paper Flower Bouquet

This DIY Paper Flower Bouquet has to be the best Mothers Day gift ever. The flowers won’t wilt, she can’t kill them and they look great on the dining room table. Best of all,  they shower mom in compliments.   Materials Scissors Floral Wire Tissue Paper (5 sheets per flower) Pipe Cleaner (2 …

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10 Fun Ways to Recycle Christmas Cards

Each year in comes a flurry of christmas cards from friends and family. I enjoy checking the mail to see happy surprises and well wishes for the new year. The problem? They come yearly! I hate clutter, but I have a hard time throwing out these sweet momentos at the end of …

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CraftsThanksgiving

DIY Thanksgiving Crafts from Crayola #ColorfulThanks

If you’re like our family, you probably have a variety of arts and craft products laying around the house. Some of our favorites include washable finger paints and washable markers from Crayola. November, and Thanksgiving in particular, provides perfect inspiration to create new crafts, traditions and memories. This year Crayola is …

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CraftsDisney

10 Winnie the Pooh Crafts and Activities To Do Over Holiday Break

The holiday season is upon us whether we like it or not! For the most part kids and parents everywhere are looking forward to the day when classes are released for a long winter break. But no matter how much everyone looks forward to the vacation, its always inevitable that …

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DIY Ladybug Craft Project for Toddlers
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DIY Ladybug Craft Project for Toddlers

This post brought to you by The Orkin Ecologist. All opinions are 100% mine. My toddler will be the first person in the house to run screaming from a "buzzing bee" or ask daddy to get rid of a"crawly spider." To say she isn't a fan of insects may be …

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CraftsHalloween

DIY Bat Halloween Decorations

DIY Bat Halloween Decorations Last year was our first Halloween party and over all it went really well. The food was great and the company even better but I really slacked on the decor. :( My decorations were limited to just one room of the house. This  year I’m determined …

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Create a Simple DIY “Forget It Not” Board that’s Functional and Decorative!

I don’t know about your family but mine is BUSY. Between school, work, family, bills, social events and doctors appointments I had a hard time keeping track of it all in my iPhone. Hence, I decided I needed a calender but I hate just hanging a calender on the wall …

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{Thanksgiving Craft} Handprint Mayflower

Once every couple of days my kids rush in to my room, faces stricken with horror, and collapse into a pile of sobs.  They then proclaim how they are certain that I don’t love them because they found some of their school papers in the garbage (busted!).  I feel like …

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