DIY Family Growth Chart Ruler

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My husband has been marking our kids height in our kitchen for years. It is pretty cool, my boys love to compare their heights and ages on the wall. I have been looking for a way to make it look a little better and I loved this idea!  Inspired by ... Read More...

How to Make Your Very Own Lego Display Shelf

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DIY Shelf for Lego Creations My kids LOVE to play with Legos. They have a few special pieces that they don't like to take apart, and finding a place to display them can be tricky at times. Our boys share a room and floor space in the room is ... Read More...

DIY Accessory Holders

April 27, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
DIY Accessory Holders upcycled from common household items

Useful Ways to Upcycle Common Household Items I love finding ways to "upcycle" common household products into something useful.  I saw these accessory holders made out of old plastic bottles and they looked so practical and easy to make that I just ... Read More...

DIY Paper Flower Wreath

April 17, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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It's spring time! Flowers are popping up everywhere. What better way to celebrate this beautiful time of year than to bring the flowers inside your home too. This cute paper Dahlia makes a fun seasonal wreath that you can hang just about anywhere. ... Read More...

DIY Hair Accessory Organizer

April 10, 2015 1 Comment | Disclosure
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I have 8 children, four of which are girls.  You can imagine we have quite the collection of hair accessories. I started out just storing them in a bathroom drawer but it was messy and unorganized so I decided we needed a better  solution. I found ... Read More...

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“Kool” Way to Dye Easter Eggs

April 4, 2015 17 Comments | Disclosure
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How to Dye Eggs Using Kool-Aid! All you need is Kool-Aid and water! I'm always looking for new activites to do with the kids.  We tried these Kool-Aid Dyed Easter Eggs and my kids told me that this is THE BEST WAY to dye eggs!  I think they just ... Read More...

Melted Crayon Easter Eggs

April 3, 2015 3 Comments | Disclosure
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 Decorate Easter Eggs for Pennies!! This year we are decorating Easter Eggs in a fun and crafty way. While I really enjoy dying eggs with the kids, this looked like so much fun that we just had to try it. Let me tell you, it WAS fun! At first I ... Read More...

Marbleized Easter Eggs

April 3, 2015 16 Comments | Disclosure
Marbelized Eggs

Want a fun way to dye your Easter Eggs? I bet you have everything you need in your stockpile! Ingredients Neon Food Coloring White Shaving Cream (or Cool Whip-Thanks Reader Anna for testing this!) Hard Boiled Eggs, pre-dipped in vinegar ... Read More...

DIY Decorative Eggs

April 3, 2015 4 Comments | Disclosure

In years past, I have seen decorative paper-mache-like eggs in different home decor stores. They are so cute, but so overpriced. I figured if I could use a plastic Easter egg as a base, that I could get the same look. It saves a good amount of money, ... Read More...