Category Archives: Crafty!

Okay, I know.. I know.. Easter is far behind us. Nobody actually has leftover Easter candy hanging around at this point, right? Maybe? Well, even if you don’t, consider these ideas for next year (or run out and get some PEEPS for 90% off somewhere, I guess).  I was on D Living last week, showing […]

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I pretty much despise dying Easter eggs. It never goes well for me, especially now that my kids are old enough to insist on actually doing it themselves and not watch me do it for them. Related: I love crafting. I love my children. I hate crafting with my children. — Jill Krause (@babyrabies) March […]

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I’m prepping for a weekend of my kids on crack. And by crack, of course, I mean sugar. It’s really beyond my control. We’re going to be around a lot of family, and visiting homes that will have an abundance of candy, cookies and cakes out for the taking. What I can control, though, is […]

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PEEPS! Love ’em or hate ’em- fresh or stale (officially Team Fresh PEEPS, BTW) they are pretty versatile. I mean, beyond eating them, you can blow them up, or you can craft with them. So much you can do with them! Just check out this adorable video of all the real things people have done […]

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Procrastinators, relax! There is still time to come up with something cute for your kids’ Valentines, and I promise it will look like you spent way more time putting it together than it will actually take. What you need: 9 x 12 sheets of felt (each sheet makes 2 pouches) Ribbon (each pouch requires 6 […]

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A few weeks ago, I had a friend and her kids over for a playdate/Valentines photo shoot. I threw it together at the very last minute and couldn’t get out to shop for cute props and outfits. So I pieced together whatever the kids had in their closets that were in the pink, red, white […]

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Last month, before I got super exhausted and icky from this pregnancy, I made an easy-peasy tablet sleeve tutorial for The Paper Mama’s 50 Days of DIY Christmas. I promise it’s a super simple sewing project, and I love the laminated cotton fabric I got from City Craft for it! Makes it water (or coffee, […]

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