Easy Beauty and the Beast Party Ideas

Easy Beauty and the Beast Party Ideas

My little Leah just turned five, and I can’t believe it!  She’s going to be starting Kindergarten this year!  Excuse me while I go cry in the corner for a minute. *sniffle*  She originally wanted to have a party with “all the princesses”, but we eventually narrowed it down to a Beauty and the Beast… Continue Reading

Beauty and the Beast Coloring Page Bookmarks

Beauty and the Beast Coloring Page Bookmarks

When I was brainstorming ideas for Leah’s Beauty and the Beast birthday party, I thought of Belle and how she loves to read.  I decided it would be fun to have the kids make some bookmarks as an activity at the party.  I remembered the beautiful designs of the stained glass in the movie, and… Continue Reading

Beauty and the Beast Cupcakes with Strawberry Roses

Beauty and the Beast Cupcakes with Strawberry Roses

This past weekend, we had a Beauty and the Beast party for Leah, who just turned five.  She loves strawberries and requested strawberry cake with strawberries on top of it and strawberry ice cream.  Like I said, she LOVES them!   I was trying to think of a way to incorporate the strawberries into Beauty… Continue Reading

St. Patrick’s Day Craft – Rainbow Headband

St. Patrick’s Day Craft – Rainbow Headband

My kids have officially outgrown the St. Patrick’s Day shirts that we made a few years ago, so it’s time for something new.  Sure, we could make another set, but there’s something in me that absolutely hates making the same thing more than once.  It’s the reason I stopped making things to sell.  I’d much… Continue Reading

Clay Nintendo Button DIY Earrings

Clay Nintendo Button DIY Earrings

Every once in a while I come up with a craft that gives everyone a little peek at how secretly geeky I am. This is definitely one of those crafts. I grew up playing Nintendo 64 with my siblings, and I thought it would be really neat to make some DIY earrings using the buttons.… Continue Reading

25+ Free Pokemon Party Printables

25+ Free Pokemon Party Printables

There are plenty of party printables floating around on the internet, but sometimes it can be hard to find the free ones.  Since everyone is enjoying the printable Pokémon Party invitations I made for Evan’s party, I thought I would create a post to share lots of great Pokemon party printables in one place.  From… Continue Reading

DIY Valentine’s Day Gift – Things I Love About You

DIY Valentine’s Day Gift – Things I Love About You

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Cost Plus World Market.  All opinions are my own. I’ve never been a big fan of buying gifts for Valentine’s Day.  It always feels so forced.  This year, I wanted to make a gift that would have a little more meaning behind it and celebrate the… Continue Reading

Valentine’s Day Event at World Market

Valentine’s Day Event at World Market

Thank you to World Market for sponsoring this post. I’m really excited because on Saturday, the 4th, I am going to be at the World Market in Sacramento for a really fun event.  I created these cute “Things I Love About You” chalkboards, and they are being demonstrated at several World Market locations.  If you… Continue Reading

Unbiased Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring Review

Unbiased Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring Review

If you’re in the market for new flooring, you’ve discovered that the question is a bit more complicated than laminate or hardwood these days.  There are so many choices!  In our search for new flooring, we automatically ex-nayed hardwood due to costs and were left looking at laminate, wood-look tile, and Luxury Vinyl Tile aka… Continue Reading

Valentine’s Day Countdown Idea for Kids

Valentine’s Day Countdown Idea for Kids

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SendingYourLove #CollectiveBias This Valentine’s Day I wanted to do something fun for my kids, so I created a countdown that is filled with small treats and toys.  I included little notes with fun things we can do as… Continue Reading

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