Make Your Own Baby Towel { DIY Baby Gift }

March 26, 2015 12 Comments | Disclosure
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Make your own Mom and Baby Towel with this tutorial!  These are great for personalized baby gifts or just make one for yourself! I received a neat gift shortly after having my baby a few months back. It is a towel with ribbon sewn on one end, ... Read More...

Celebrating Baby’s First Birthday!

March 25, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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10 Ways to Make the 1st Birthday it's Best! Celebrating your little one's first birthday is BIG milestone; not only for baby, but for you too! You made it a year...through all of the amazing "firsts" as a newborn, sleepless nights, and hopefully ... Read More...

Oh Baby: How To Make A Diaper Cake

March 24, 2015 25 Comments | Disclosure
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If you have a baby shower coming up and you want a practical, cute and creative gift idea, try this super cute diaper cake! These are always a hit at baby showers!  Just follow these easy steps to make your own. One of my friends recently had ... Read More...

Crafts for Kids!

March 21, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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 Frugal Family Fun: Craft Ideas to Keep the Kids Busy! Whether it is Spring Break, summer, a weekend, or just a good time for a family activity, these fun and frugal craft ideas will come in handy! Keep the kids busy and keep boredom at ... Read More...

Melted Crayon Easter Eggs

March 20, 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...

How to make your own Kinetic Sand and save big!

March 20, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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Sensory sands, like Kinetic Sand and Moon Sand, are a lot of fun for kids of all ages. They can be very pricey though! A 2 lb. box of Kinetic Sand on Amazon costs around $15! An 11 lb. box costs $40! With just a few ingredients - some you may already ... Read More...

9 Ways to Teach your Child How to Read!

March 13, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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Help your Children Learn to Read As an elementary school teacher I have experienced the joy of seeing kids learn to read from the basic steps of letter identification all the way to reading novels. One of the best things that a family can do to ... Read More...

DIY Flowers and Topiary Ball

March 6, 2015 2 Comments | Disclosure
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Spring is coming! Soon flower buds will be all around. I love this flower topiary ball made with three different types of DIY flowers. You can use any color scheme you like. This white, cream, and blush color scheme is perfect for a classy look, and ... Read More...

Faux Metal Letters {Frugal Craft Pictorial}

February 25, 2015 8 Comments | Disclosure

Hello! Marji here with a fun and easy craft. I LOVE using monogram letters in my decorating. I am always on the look out for different letters to use. I saw these metal zinc letters at Anthropoligie and loved them, but didn’t love the $18/letter ... Read More...