Crafty

WIP Wednesday – Socks Edition

WIP Wednesday – Socks Edition

So first of all, today is one of my best friend’s birthdays and this WIP is her gift. Thankfully, I have something else for her until these are finished! Happy birthday Miss B! The pattern is Flutter-by Socks by Shannon Robalino. It’s a fairly simple […]

Knitted Advent Countdown

Knitted Advent Countdown

I’m late to the game on this one, but it was just too cute and too fun to wait till next year! While stocking up on yarn in November for my annual knitting marathon (every evening in November and December) at Knit Picks, I came […]

Salt Dough Gift Tags and Ornaments

Salt Dough Gift Tags and Ornaments

Salt dough is great for making super cute personalized gift tags or you can make ornaments and decorate them however you want! I have made this recipe into so many different shapes for both gift tags and ornaments. Our girls made really elaborate, sparkley, seriously […]

Clothespin Bats and Balloon Spiders

Clothespin Bats and Balloon Spiders

We have been decorating our home this week. There are Scooby Doo Halloween decals on windows, silly banners in the kitchen, and even purple and orange lights strung up here and there. Too cute! My littles wanted to also make some Halloween decorations, they are […]

First Day Teacher Gifts

First Day Teacher Gifts

Today is the first day of school across the LAUSD – for the homeschoolers as well! In our case, we check in with one elementary school teacher and one middle school teacher so we have the same teachers as last year! Fun! I pulled together […]

Tissue Paper Puffs

Tissue Paper Puffs

Today, I am linking up with Keeping it Simple, Skip to My Lou, Boogieboard Cottage, Craft-o-Matic, Making the World Cuter and C.R.A.F.T. There are so many creative and fun projects in these link ups! I have a soft spot for old school birthday parties at […]

Fancy Hairband Display

Fancy Hairband Display

Today, I’m linking up with Keeping it Simple, Skip to My Lou, Boogieboard Cottage, Craft-o-Matic, Making the World Cuter, Sumo’s Sweet Stuff, and C.R.A.F.T. There are so many amazing projects in these links ups! My girls love to get fancy, and this is no surprise […]

Paper Plate Chicks

Paper Plate Chicks

This is a quick and fun activity for the littles in the days before Easter that doesn’t require too much prep for them to do it all themselves. When Wee One #3 does something entirely on her own, she’s the happiest kid in. the. world. […]

Mega Watt Easter Eggs

Mega Watt Easter Eggs

I know that traditionally, Easter is very pastely, but I’m not a huge fan of pastels when it comes to Easter eggs (or anything really). A general rule for dying eggs is to just use water and your food coloring of choice if you want […]

Decoupaged Easter Eggs

Decoupaged Easter Eggs

This is a pretty neat idea I bookmarked a couple of years ago on Say Yes to Hoboken. It’s very simple but very cute and can be used in Easter hunts, baskets or the as the original site suggested, as place settings! I made them […]