DIY Elmo Party Cups! – Easy + Affordable Dollar Store Project

I'm having so much fun crafting cute little DIY projects for my youngest daughter's first birthday party. It started out as a necessity since I couldn't afford pre-made decorations, but now that I'm in the midst of it, I'm glad I chose to make my own decorations! As mentioned in my previous DIY Elmo Birthday Party post, I'll be sharing a tutorial for everything that I'm ... Read More

DIY Elmo Party Plates – Easy, Affordable Dollar Store Party Idea!

This year has been a hard one for me. After one financial blow to another, I found myself grasping at straws as to what to do for Juliana's first birthday party. I knew it wasn't an option NOT to have a party. I started searching online and brainstorming my own ideas to come up with the best DIY Elmo birthday party ideas. The first DIY Elmo birthday party project I'm going to ... Read More

Paper Plate Earth Day Craft

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Earth Day holds a special place in my heart. I do my best to be environmentally conscious due to the fact that we only have one Earth, and it won't be here as we know it if we don't take care of it. I've been instilling my love of science and the Earth into my daughter in hopes that she will grow to love the Earth and all ... Read More

Creating New Thanksgiving Traditions with Our Thankful Tree!

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links for products included in this craft tutorial. Purchasing through these links at no extra cost to you helps this blog stay running. Thank you! Thanksgiving is often relegated to being the ugly stepchild of the mainstream holiday trifecta. Everyone goes so nuts over Halloween and Christmas that they seem to forget about ... Read More

13 Ocean Themed Crafts for Kids!

Arts and crafts has taken over my life ever since my daughter was old enough to pick up a marker and a paint brush. Now that she's 7, she's become a mini craft queen. Always wanting to do a dozen and a half crafts during the weekend! She's shown interest in ocean animals, so I thought I would browse for ocean themed crafts for kids that seem easy enough to do. Here are 13 ... Read More