Colorful Crate Toy Storage

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So excited to have Amanda guest posting today from her new blog.  She used to blog at Every Creative Endeavor but has recently started a new blog with her handy husband.  Yay! Hello Honeybear Lane readers, my name is Amanda and my husband, Spencer, and I blog over at The Contractor Chronicles. Spencer is a contractor by trade and we have fun remodeling and doing home improvements to our home – He makes it work and I make it look good and that … [Read more...]

Quilted Easter Egg

Quilted Easter Egg

I have been playing with the new fabric collection from Riley Blake called Unforgettable and have just fallen in love with the color scheme!  I thought it would be perfect for something Easter themed, so when Stephanie from Crafting in the Rain asked me to participate in her A-Z series, I knew I would want to do something Quilt related and use this Unforgettable collection. I also happened to have these oval shaped frames from a local wood … [Read more...]

Gold Dipped Bottles

easy gold dipped bottles

If you need some super easy and quick St. Patrick's Day decor, why not try Gold Dipped bottles?  I have been saving these green Martinelli's bottles for like a year, wondering if I could somehow use them for a craft or whatever, when this simple idea struck me as the perfect thing for St. Paddy's.  I didn't really have time to construct an entire beautiful St. Patrick's day-themed party table and buy beautiful white Gerbera daisies to put in the … [Read more...]

Duck Tape Keychain Valentine

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. It can be tricky these days to go with a candy Valentine--what with the allergies lurking in kids classrooms. It seems that doing a non-candy Valentine is a safer bet, and most parents probably appreciate it anyway. I've seen some really great non-candy Valentines ideas floating around lately and it made me … [Read more...]

Rustic Advent Calendar

rustic advent calendar with sharpies

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Sharpie, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #StaplesSharpie http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO. I just love raw wood, especially in the winter.  It has the way of making me feel like I live in a little cabin in the woods, only without actually having to live in a little cabin in the woods.  One morning I woke up and got the urge to chop up a branch into … [Read more...]

Eight Kids Thanksgiving Craft Ideas

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This post is sponsored by Crayola but all opinions are my own. Only a couple more days til' Turkey Day!  Amidst all the feeding frenzy, here are several kids Thanksgiving craft ideas that you can do to keep them busy while you party. Color Matching Game Cute Turkey Finger Project Turkey Paper Sack Puppets Thanksgiving Coloring Pages Turkey Chair Hangers Play-dough Turkeys Thanksgiving Color-by-Number Activity … [Read more...]

Halloween Tin Can Luminaries

jack o lantern luminaries

Halloween is right around the corner, each day getting a little bit spookier.  One of my favorite parts about Halloween are the Jack-o-Lanterns, all lit up.  I love anything luminescent really, so I thought I would try making some tin can luminaries. I know the thought of puncturing a hole into metal can be scary but don't be intimidated, these were actually very easy! Spooky right?  And so many possibilities!  I definitely see more tin … [Read more...]

Mike Wazowski Pancakes

Mike Wasowski Pancakes

The post was sponsored by Disney and Monsters University but all opinions and photographs are my own. We have always been a huge fan of the Disney/Pixar film Monsters Inc.  So when they came out with the sequel Monsters University, we couldn't wait to see it!  We saw it opening weekend and had a blast.  My boys just love Mike and Sully!  Now that Monsters University is out on Blu-ray, we decided to throw a little viewing party … [Read more...]