natural easter egg dye

Natural Easter Egg Dyes

Did you know that egg shells are porous? Have you ever thought about what happens to the quality of a hard boiled egg when...
DIY Ribbon Wreath Craft

DIY Ribbon Wreath Craft

With Thanksgiving and Christmas approaching I thought I would share one of my favorite crafts with you all. I don't consider myself very crafty...
Candy Cane Snowman

Candy Cane Snowman Tutorial (VIDEO)

Even though I love to bake, I like things that are easy to make. With three kids underfoot all the time, if the snack...
12 Days of Christmas Countdown

12 Days of Christmas Countdown

At two years old, my daughter is beginning to enjoy the sights and sounds of the holidays. She understands that Christmas means yummy food,...
DIY Family Tree | Building a Bridge With Faraway Family

DIY Family Tree | Building a Bridge With Faraway Family

The holidays are pretty quiet around our house when it comes to visitors. Most of our close family is at least a state away...
Holding on to the Little Things

Holding on to the Little Things

By no means am I a professional or even an amateur photographer. To be honest, I'm still quite wary of attempting photos in the...
Decorate That House For … Valentine’s Day

Decorate That House For … Valentine’s Day

There is something so redeeming about Valentine's Day. A day set aside to show love and appreciation to the special people in our lives...
Valentines Sleeve

Ten Sweet Valentine Craft Ideas

Valentine's Day is right around the corner so it's time to get crafty. Sure, you can swoop into your local Target the night before...
Oatmeal Bath

DIY Oatmeal Bath

My youngest son has eczema. Pretty bad eczema all over his body but his face. The nasty winters in Chicago can wreak havoc on...
New Life For Old Tees

New Life For Old Tees

My family and I are getting ready to move and in the midst of packing and sorting I've been doing a thorough cleanse of...
Princess Bed

The Princess Playhouse Bed

After we filmed a few Baby Gizmo videos for American Girl in my daughter's bedroom a couple months back, we started to get quite...
St Pattys Day Crafts

8 St Patrick’s Day Crafts To Do With The Kids

Get into the spirit of St Patrick's Day this year by crafting something special with your kids! You're both bound to love these eight...