Easy Teacher Appreciation Gift: DIY Chalkboard Gift Basket
April 26, 2017 – 6:16 am | No Comment

A ‘thank you’ gift for Teacher Appreciation Week that is a fun project for kids too!
by Liz Mangelsdorf
This decorative DIY chalkboard container is perfect to hold  special little gifts. I put together these gifts for …

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Pets Can Make Difficult Conversations with Kids Easier
April 12, 2017 – 2:40 pm | 2 Comments
Pets Can Make Difficult Conversations with Kids Easier

How Pets Can Help with Difficult Conversations with Kids
The pets in our lives bring us much joy.   They teach us unconditional love and can lighten up some very tough times with their presence.  They make …

Something Other Than Candy to Fill Your Child’s Easter Basket
April 11, 2017 – 10:30 am | No Comment
Something Other Than Candy to Fill Your Child’s Easter Basket

Easter Basket Ideas Other Than Candy
Candy and chocolate are the most popular Easter basket fillers. If you’re looking for something other than candy  to fill your child’s Easter basket, here are a few ideas to …

Decorating Easter Eggs: How to Boil and Hollow Out an Egg, And Make Your Own Dye
April 7, 2017 – 7:07 am | No Comment
Decorating Easter Eggs: How to Boil and Hollow Out an Egg, And Make Your Own Dye

Prepping Easter Eggs for Decorating and Making Easter Egg Dye
The perfectly decorated Easter egg begins with the egg. Two of the most popular ways to decorate eggs begins with either a boiled egg or hollowed …

11 Fun Easter Crafts: Bunnies, Chicks and Tulips
April 6, 2017 – 8:02 am | No Comment
11 Fun Easter Crafts: Bunnies, Chicks and Tulips

Festive and Fun Easter Crafts
How cute are these Easter crafts? Such a fun way to spend time with your kids and keep those little hands and minds busy!

Easter Bunny Coloring Pages
April 3, 2017 – 10:05 am | 2 Comments
Easter Bunny Coloring Pages

Who doesn’t love Spring Flowers, Easter Baskets and Easter Bunnies?

Easter Egg Decorating Idea #3: Painted Bling Eggs
March 30, 2017 – 7:57 am | 4 Comments
Easter Egg Decorating Idea #3: Painted Bling Eggs

What’s in Your Craft Closet?
I was at Michael’s last week to pick up some river stones for our bathroom sink, what a neat idea to freshen up a room and add a spa feel, but …

Easter Egg Decorating Idea # 2 – Doodled Eggs
March 29, 2017 – 9:00 am | No Comment
Easter Egg Decorating Idea # 2 – Doodled Eggs

Easter is one of my favorite holidays and I have such fond memories of decorating eggs with my mom and then enjoying the huge Easter egg hunts at Granny’s house with all of my many …

Giveaway: Monster High Electrified Blu-Ray / DVD Combo Pack
March 27, 2017 – 5:27 pm | 8 Comments
Giveaway: Monster High Electrified Blu-Ray / DVD Combo Pack

Win One of 10 Blu-ray / DVD Combo packs
Dreams Are Just a Spark Away in This All-New Monster High Movie!

Coaching Kids through Chores Builds Self-Worth
March 27, 2017 – 9:04 am | No Comment
Coaching Kids through Chores Builds Self-Worth

Encouraging Kids to Help Around the House Makes them feel Valued
Putting one’s house in order can help get your child’s inner self in order too. Remember how good it feels to fold and put laundry …

Easter Egg Decorating Idea #1: Papier Mache
March 26, 2017 – 6:28 pm | 2 Comments
Easter Egg Decorating Idea #1: Papier Mache

Easter Egg Decorating Idea #1: Papier Mache
 
I found this cute idea for making Easter Egg Placecard holders and decided it would be fun to do. I am on a quest this year for creative ideas …