Cookies in a Jar

Gift Idea: Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe in a Jar

Everyone knows I love to bake. It might be a little obvious if you look at our food blog, SkinnyNotSkinny, and see how many...

DIY Christmas Gift: Peppermint Bath Salts

Gone are the days where I spend money on expensive bubble soaps. I've morphed into a bath salts kind of girl. Especially since it...

This Year, Buy (or Make!) Reusable Santa Gift Bags

Year after year I find myself trying to hide the special Santa wrapping paper. High atop my closet, in the garage ......
turkey jars

Thanksgiving Crafts for the Kids

Let's face it, crafting is fun all year round, but the holiday season just makes it that much more fun! Here are five adorable...
homemade halloween costumes

Ten Quick, Homemade Halloween Costumes

Gear up, gang. Halloween is THIS WEEK! Life happens quickly, though, and sometimes we aren't as prepared as we want to be. Or, maybe...

10 Kid-Friendly Healthy Halloween Treats

On October 31, we begin a string of holidays and with them, those holiday pounds. If you want to try to eat healthy on...

Painted Leaf Critter Art Project

It's easy to fall for falling leaves. They're just so pretty! All autumn long I find myself picking...

12 Sibling Costumes That Are Just Too Cute

Coordinating sibling costumes are just the cutest! Aren't they? So, with Halloween around the corner, I called out to...
8 Labor Day Craft Ideas

8 Labor Day Craft Ideas

Labor Day is approaching and because my son and I have been crafting up a storm in our house, I wanted to share 8...
back to school crafts

Back-to-School Crafts for Kids

I'm having a hard time wrapping my head around the fact that it is already back to school season! Why does summer fly by,...

Tin Can Flower Bouquets

It all started with Twig and Vine's growing kindness hashtag on Instagram #growingkindness. Growing kindness is the idea that simple things we...

Learn Through the Summer With Nature Studies

Schooooools out for the summer! But, now what? The days of summer always go smoother in...