Easter Idea Roundup


We’re just about a week out from Easter, and the excitement is building around here. Peek-a-who sent me monogramed Jellycat bunnies for each kiddo’s basket… and I’m also throwing in personalized Tervis cups in each one. In our house, so far, mommy and daddy’s big Tervis cups are coveted and cool. And they only ever […]

Nobody Wins At Valentines (And Nobody Loses)


It’s that time of year again, the time of year when some parents will get crafty, and bust out all the glitter and cutesy printables for their child’s Valentines. It’s the time of year when this will make some other parents crazy. Why do they have to try to show everyone up? What is wrong […]

“The Best Halloween Ever” (And Costume Tutorials)


Well, we pulled it off! This Halloween was basically the best ever. And I’m not just saying that because my first ever large scale paper mache project did not wind up a ball of mushy, glue-covered newspaper. Or because this guy. Although, really, everything is even better with him to round out the craziness. Warning! […]

Last Minute Pumpkin Decor Ideas


I can’t let myself freak out that Halloween is about a week away. No, really. DON’T FREAK OUT. I just have an entire Skylanders costume to make for one very, very excited little boy. No pressure. So instead I’m going to show you, my fellow procrastinators (or you super early birds already planning for next […]