Kids Crafts

Hershey’s Kisses Kissmas Gift Chocolates Snow Globe Neighbor Gifts!

Correct me if I’m wrong, but I’m positive I’m NOT: miniature scenes make everyone happy and bring out childhood delight and glee! RIGHT?! Right. And these adorable Hershey’s Kisses Kissmas Gift Chocolates Snow Globes are easy enough to make in bulk so you’ll have more than enough to take to friends and neighbors. They are …

DIY Printable Halloween Masks!

BOO!!! It’s a whole family of ghosts! But you get to make them just how you want them–with VERY Alison Showesque accessories. Haha! And there are bats too! So you get to choose! You can make your very own narcissistic ghost…like I did! P.s. I love nothing more than 5-year-old handwriting. And I might have …

Fun Kid’s Thanksgiving Table Ideas

The other day I went to pick up Ginger at her grandparent’s house, and her Grandpa had gotten out the game Sorry and was teaching Ginger to play it. She’s 4 and was SO excited to learn the rules and try to play the game. I kind of had totally overlooked the fact that Ginger …

DIY Day of the Week Underwear

In middle school, and perhaps high school, I would make my friends DIY day-of-the week-underwear with pictures of their favorite heartthrobs, members of NSYNC, or pictures of us at like the Zoo. The usual. So now that Gigi is potty trained, and little people undies are the CUTEST THING IN THE ENTIRE WORLD, I thought …

Halloween Party Treats for Kids

HEY! The Halloween fun continues! I shared the easy instructions for these lil monster Halloween party treats over on my Babble blog! There is a trick or two, so check it out! See how to make these Monster Fingers and Apple Fangs here! And look! I even impressed Gigi. GASP. I like that these aren’t …

Hinged Circus Animal Puppets

Hey! So, as promised, here’s some info on the puppets I used for the favors, acitvity, and decorations at Gigi’s Puppet Party! I am selling them as a download in my shop for $3. I designed the puppets and spent a lot of time on them, so I hope you like them! The puppets are …

Rainy Day Craft – Gutter Boat

On Saturday there was a crazy thunderstorm! I snuggled Rad while Gigi ran around freaking out (Eric was working) and we stood on the porch and watched our little street get a torrential beating. The rain moved across the pavement in loud waves. There was thunder and lightening and the whole shebang. I snapped a …

15 Easy and Cheap Summer Activities for Toddlers

I hope you had a REALLY happy July 4th whether you are American or not! Haha, we had the most wonderful day and we are still having TONS of fun visiting my family in San Diego. My parents have a pool, and it even has like this special toddler pool that HEATS UP. Yes, we …

Tin Can Monster Feet DIY

This month when I opened my 12 Months of Martha box I let out an audible “HOORAY!!!” I had heard about the new book Martha Stewart’s Favorite Crafts for Kids and I really, really wanted it. Really really. So when I opened the box and saw it sitting there I felt like a pretty lucky …

Lil’ Sucker Onesie

Tank onesie // Juniper Wilde Blanket and Beanie // Utah Shaped Teether My favorite type of gift to give includes something I’ve made paired with something I’ve bought. I learned a while ago that not everyone really cares about receiving a handmade gift. So instead of forcing them on people like a crazy craft lady, …