Do-It-Yourself, Entertaining, Holidays

Let’s Get Crackin’! How to Plan a Fourth of July Party

Fourth of July Party

The Fourth of July is always a great day to spend with your family and usually provides endless summer fun for the kids. But there are a few things you should keep in mind when planning a Fourth of July party that will set your celebration apart. […]

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Thoughtful Thank You Gifts for Your Favorite Teachers and Coaches

Pedicure Teacher Gift

With preschool, dance, gymnastics and sports wrapping up for the school year, you’re probably being faced with the age old question, “What do I get for my children’s teachers?” […]

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Design Inspiration, Do-It-Yourself, Entertaining

How to Make a Floral Centerpiece + Spring Party Inspiration

Watercolor-Inspired Spring Tablescape

To me, entertaining in the spring means using the season’s blooms in soft, pastel colors. But my latest spring tablescape was actually inspired by Target of all places! An endcap featuring their watercolor product line from Paperchase caught my eye, and as soon as I saw it, I knew I had to use it! […]

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What’s Old Becomes New: Melting Crayons

How to Melt Crayons

This past weekend, the kids and I had an hour of down time on a Saturday afternoon. I quickly scanned the web for a “quick and easy toddler craft” since we didn’t have a ton of time. Pictures of repurposed crayons showed up and my kids immediately said, “We want to do that one!” So off we went! […]

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Seuss-Tastic Fun for your Little Ones!

Dr. Seuss-Inspired Kids Activities

If you’re like me, you introduced the magic of Dr. Seuss rhymes to your children while they were still in utero. Dr. Seuss’s birthday was last week on March 2, but you can celebrate him and his creations all year round with some of these kid-approved Seuss-inspired activities. […]

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Do-It-Yourself, Holidays

Let Love Rule at Your Gingerbread Love Shack!

DIY Gingerbread Love Shack

It’s February, and love is in the air! If you’re anything like me, you had ambitious plans for winter break, but somehow time slipped away from you (or in my case, we battled sickness for three weeks). Either way, I had planned to craft and bake with the kids, but here it is, February already […]

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