Crafts & DIY

Crafting with Kids: DIY Tie-Dye Everything!

Today we're sharing something different than our usual educational game post. Have you been keeping up with Beyond the Classroom? I just love all the fun new games and activities we've been coming up with to ...

School Valentine’s Party: Make Your own Monster Valentines box

I love decorating and crafting. If you've been around to read anything from Kandy Apple Mama, you've surely seen some of the DIY projects I love sharing. (You can check them all out here.) Since Valentine's Day is right around the corner, I decided it was tim...

From Sham to Glam: DIY Glitter Champagne Flutes

Hi, Mamas! T-minus TWENTY-NINE days until my bridal shower! I am SO excited! I'll be having a destination wedding, so I don't get to celebrate with many people at the actual ceremony. That means I'll be milking...

Crafting with the Kids: DIY Edible Water Beads

Before Christmas last year, I was asking K about her wish list. One of the toys she asked for was… Orbeez! Have you guys seen these things?Like, whaaaaat? Krista saw a YouTube video of a couple kids (no adults to be seen, although they might have bee...

DIY Home Decor: Scented Candles in Sharpie Mugs

This past Christmas I was busy making homemade gifts for all our friends and relatives. On my dad's side of the family, everyone knows how much I love creating. But this year, I wanted to do something extra spe...

Teaching Kids How to Save: DIY Kids Savings Jars

This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please read our disclosure page. Thanks for your support! I always thought it was strange how public school didn't teach more "life skills". Things ...

Littles Afraid of the Dark? DIY Night Light Lanterns

My daughter is always asking to sleep in Mommy's bed. I'm not sure if she's truly afraid of the dark, or just wants a warm body to snuggle up to. Either way, we try to negate the sleeping-with-mommy argument by getting rid of all the excuses she tries to use. ...
DIY Christmas Gifts

25 DIY Gift Ideas for Christmas

I love making homemade Christmas gifts for friends and relatives. There's just something extra special about getting or giving a one-of-a-kind handmade gift. Plus, making your own gifts can be a lot cheaper tha...
Business Card Holder DIY

Get Noticed: DIY Real Estate Business Card Holder

Whether you have business cards set out in your store, in a friend's business, or at a craft fair, the most eye catching part can be the piece many people overlook---the business card holder, itself. My fiancé...