Mattie does so many fun things at school; I thought I would share a little craft we did at her school last year for Halloween. The DIY Halloween Broomstick Brown Bag Craft is great because it keeps the kids engaged, gets their creative side moving, and, of course, they’re learning how to use school tools. The reason I picked this craft is because I remember when Vayda went to kindergarten she always loved craft time and was so good at it. I also remember her teaching … [Read more...]
We have some fun crafts you can do with the kids or even a few that you can do while the kids are away at school.
Whether you are the parent of a toddler or a tween, Halloween is always a really fun holiday to celebrate. Deciding on what to dress up as can be a challenge for your little one (there are so many options!) and store-bought costumes are getting more and more expensive (especially for an outfit that will likely be worn only a few times). However, it is possible to save money and make a totally cool 20 Easy DIY Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids Create a Halloween costume yourself without breaking … [Read more...]
We recently had a Minions Backyard Bash, and I made these cute and easy Minions Brownies for the kids. Okay, and the adults! Don't worry I'll tell you all about the Minions Backyard Bash, but before I get started on that let's talk about these easy Minions Brownies! I love the Minions, the make coming up with party ideas for kids easy and so much fun! When the last movie was released, I make Minions Cupcakes, which I still need to share the recipe with you lol. I … [Read more...]
Who’s ready for the new MINIONS movie? We recently had a Minions Backyard Bash and my friend Jeanna taught me how to make a Minions cake for the get together. Yes, our DIY Minions cake recipe was super fun and I cannot thank her enough for teaching me! Rather than include our DIY Minions Brownies recipe and the cake in the same post I decided to break things up a bit so you'll decently want to check out our Minions Brownies recipe and check out our Minions Party. How to make a MINIONS … [Read more...]
So we are almost finished with our house, which means it's almost time to start making a baby. My husband and I want one more child but decided it would be smarter of us to wait until we are finished with the house completely. We're Almost there, and I'm so excited I can hardly wait for all the wonderful, magical, and yes not so magical moments that come along with being pregnant. 5 Things Nobody Told Me About Being Pregnant You lose hair – So I don’t know if this happens … [Read more...]
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. You might remember the DIY Kids Work/Play Table project I completed recently. We recently visited our local Dollar General for supplies and have officially finished our DIY kids school/play table organization project. Which is perfect because my kids start their summer learning program Monday. DIY Kids Work/Play Table Organization Project We headed to Dollar … [Read more...]