DIY Painted Bangles

Mother's Day is coming up quick!  It can be really hard to know what to get your Mom when it might feel like she already has everything she wants.  But really, can a girl have too much jewelry?  An easy Mother's Day gift idea is to buy some wooden bangles and paint them to customize them in her favorite colors! I love how cute and custom this gift idea is.  Or you could do this as a craft for a girl's birthday party or something.  Want … [Read more...]

25 Easter Decor Ideas

Easter is such a fun holiday to decorate for--all the pretty pastels and springy icons: bunnies, chicks, eggs, flowers. Here are 25 Easter decor ideas to inspire you! 1. Succulent Topped Easter Eggs 2. DIY Peeps Cross Stitch Canvases 3. Quilted Easter Egg 4. Twine Carrots 5. Easter Centerpiece 6. Easter Wreath 7. Peeps Candle Holders 8. Painted Bunny Jars 9. Burlap Bunny Bunting 10. DIY Easter Egg Button … [Read more...]

25 Beautiful DIY Spring Wreaths

Spring is in the air! I recently took off my red Christmas/Valentine's day wreath and make a new spring wreath to put on my door. It's so fun to have a front door again (I used to live in my in-laws basement for like three years!) Making my own spring wreath was so easy and cost effective, some of those nice pre-made wreaths at the store are expensive! Here are 25 beautiful DIY spring wreaths to get you in the mood for spring! 1. Botanical … [Read more...]

25 Easy St. Patrick’s Day Crafts For Kids

St. Patrick's Day is just fun, isn't it? I'm almost sad that Easter in in March this year because it's taking over St. Patrick's Day, so let's not forget all the fun things we can do with this holiday! Here are 25 easy St. Patrick's Day crafts for kids! … [Read more...]

Easy Painted Spring Decor

It's the day after Valentine's and you'd better believe that I have already taken down my Valentine's decor and put up my spring decor.  This part of the year in Utah is so depressing.  We get this yucky inversion in the air so everything is just smoggy and gross and you don't see the sun for weeks.  Waaahhh! So I have started putting up spring decor and it's really cheering up my house.  Brighter and softer pastels like green, aqua, and coral … [Read more...]

Candy Valentine Tic Tac Toe

One of my kids' favorite games is Tic Tac Toe.  It's such a simple and fast game that you can play over and over.  I thought this year it would be fun to make them their own candy Valentine Tic Tac Toe game and then we made some for their friends and teachers.  It's larger than the standard Valentine but it's so fun! Using these special Valentine's Hershey's Kisses that have messages on the bottom of each, I chose 10 kisses for each game, … [Read more...]

Message in a Bottle Valentine

Compensation was provided by Hershey via MomTrends.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of Hershey or Momtrends. #HSYMessageofLove Here's the perfect teacher, friend, neighbor gift for Valentine's Day!  It's so easy, all you need is a bottle, Hershey's Kisses Conversation Candies, Reese's Conversation Cups, and to print off this cute tag. The tag says "Do I love you a little or a … [Read more...]

Shopkins Valentines Basket

Compensation was provided by Hershey via MomTrends.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of Hershey or Momtrends. #HSYMessageofLove As a kid, Valentines Day was always so fun for me.  Not just because of school Valentines parties and all the candy and whatnot.  It started out fun first thing in the morning because my mom set out little bowls of candy and some fun little gifts next to it. … [Read more...]