Category Archives: Crafts

Super Easy Glowing Eyes Yard Decoration

Super Easy Glowing Eyes Yard Decoration

Creep out Trick or Treaters with these spooooooky glowing eyes balls that watch them from the darkness of your shrubbery! These work best if you slip them into an unlit part of your yard! Here’s a little something you can throw together in just a few minutes with stuff you might have in your craftContinue Reading

Pumpkin Pops and a friendly Frankenstein

Pumpkin Pops and a friendly Frankenstein

Last week we had 82 pins during our weekly Mommy Needs a Time Out linky party! Click the pictures below to check them out! Awwww, aren’t they cute? Join us each week to link up YOUR favorite posts that are parenting-related or family-friendly (DIY, crafts, recipes, tips, etc.). Your links will be shared on 9 blogs!Continue Reading

Glowing Ghost Craft for Kids

Glowing Ghost Craft for Kids

Recently I got to meet Michaels Creative Expert Jo Pearson, who is the Fairy Godmother of Glitter. Jo was on hand when Michaels unveiled their new store layout to a bunch of crafty St. Louis bloggers, including little ol’ me. Disclaimer: Michaels provided me with free craft supplies for this post. All opinions are myContinue Reading

No Carve, Kid Decorated Halloween Pumpkins

No Carve, Kid Decorated Halloween Pumpkins

If your kids are too small to carve a jack-o-lantern this Halloween, try a snazzy no carve pumpkin instead! You can decorate real pumpkins, cute little mini pumpkins, or faux pumpkins. Foam pumpkins are super versatile. Your kid can decorate the pumpkin over and over again, all month long. Then when Halloween is over, pop offContinue Reading

Paper Pumpkin Craft for Fall

Paper Pumpkin Craft for Fall

I  like to browse through Pinterest just about as much as any other mom, but the level of craftiness on display out there is just…overwhelming. So if you want a post on how to make something Uber Awesome for Halloween, then head over to our local crafty Goddess, Cheryl at TidyMom. Seriously, this mom is like St. Louis’ ownContinue Reading

DIY Minecraft Light Up Blocks (with free printable)

DIY Minecraft Light Up Blocks (with free printable)

Tackle some real Minecrafting with the kids by making a set of Minecraft light up blocks in Emerald, Diamond, Redstone and Glowstone! I’ve got a free printable to help you out–and a giveaway! (Just a reminder, Minecraft is owned by Notch Development. Download your copy here! This post is not sponsored, it’s just full of fan-o-rificContinue Reading