It’s time to get into the Valentine’s Day spirit with lots of heartfelt Valentine’s Day ideas and a lovely giveaway. Today, I’m sharing the love with a giveaway from one of my favorite DIYers, as well as links to dozens of Valentine’s Day ideas, crafts, and recipes from some fellow bloggers. I love you DEERLY. […]

A printable paper fortune teller is a fun and creative way to show that special someone how you feel on Valentine’s Day. Third grade hasn’t changed much in the 30-some years since I was a grade schooler. Kids still laugh at the same silly jokes and play the same little games we used to play during recess. For […]

These heart-shaped homemade bath bombs are scented with jasmine and sandalwood, and they make the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. The first time I ever heard of bath bombs was on our honeymoon, when our sightseeing took us into a luxurious bath shop. My new husband treated me to all kinds of fancy bath products to take home […]

Get a jumpstart on your Valentine’s Day crafting with these four different free printable Valentine cards, including several that are perfect for classroom Valentines. My son is really hoping his class doesn’t exchange Valentines this year. Oh, the trials of third-grade boys who don’t want to give a girl the impression they might like them by giving a Valentine that says […]

I know we’re all busy with last-minute Christmas shopping and cooking and cleaning and traveling and wrapping, but I hope you’re also able to squeeze in some relaxing, memory-making time with those you love. One of our family’s favorite traditions is making Christmas ornaments together. So today, I’m sharing with you some reindeer clothespin Christmas ornaments to make […]

It’s been years since I’ve gone out on the town on December 31. I’d rather do my celebrating at home. This year, I think we may throw a small New Year’s Eve party and invite a few friends and neighbors over for snacks, champagne and a chorus of “Auld Lang Syne” after the ball drops. […]

I designed these Minecraft Christmas cards for kids to make for their friends. But as popular as adult coloring books are, I’m betting gamer parents will love these free printable Minecraft coloring pages as much as their kids will. Seriously, how fun are these? This is a sponsored post, and it may contain affiliate links. However, […]

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FoodAwakens #CollectiveBias #AwakenYourTastebuds This post also includes affiliate links. Read my full disclosure policy here. What better way to build excitement for the premiere of “The Force Awakens” than with a Star Wars™ movie marathon party? My 9-year-old […]

BB-8 is the droid you are looking for! He’s already our favorite character from the new Star Wars™ movie, “The Force Awakens.” For our family’s movie marathon to celebrate the premiere, my son and I decided to make some DIY Star Wars party supplies featuring everybody’s favorite droid. (Sorry, R2 and C-3PO; we gotta show some […]

We dropped in at the Pottery Barn Outlet recently, and I saw the cutest shadowbox Christmas ornaments. Then I looked at the price tag and decided I could make some DIY Christmas ornaments, every bit as cute as the originals, but for a fraction of the price. I first shared this post at Tatertots & […]