Mother’s Day is a time to kick back, relax and enjoy your day. You deserve it mom! Here’s a whole bunch of ways you can celebrate your special day around St. Louis–with or without the kids. It’s your day, after all! Celebrate it the way that makes YOU happy. So what would you like to do? Go […]
Whether you’re buying a gift for your mom or a little something for yourself this Mother’s Day, there’s no need to overspend. Like they say, it’s the thought that counts, not the price tag! And I know how you can be super thoughtful and spoil your mom without breaking the bank.
Welcome spring with a fun, colorful and super easy DIY frame that the kids can make with just a few cheap supplies. I got the idea for this project after a frame that Mitch made for me in pre-school was “broken” on “accident.” Seriously, I have no idea how my coffee spilled on a frame […]
Hand stamped jewelry is all the rage–so how about a little copper bling for Mother’s Day? My favorite St. Louis metalsmithing mom just announced that she’s gone FULL TIME in the studio! So if you would like to order something shiny, bright and oh-so-wonderful for Mother’s Day, nows your chance! Donna Fox at Crow Steals Fire is […]
It’s a virtual book tour! Today I’m talking with a local author from The Mother of all Meltdown’s anthology: Angela Keck. We’ll talk a little about the book, a wonderful web community the Meltdown moms have created and a super fantastic giveaway for you to enter just in time for Mother’s Day! First, a little about […]
Traditional framing is a pain, and pretty expensive unless you do it yourself with discount store frames. And let’s not even get into the whole hammer and nail thing. Ug! Indie Mats are here to make hanging photos a breeze. Indie Mats are a super simple idea–ditch the heavy frame and surround your photos with […]
Questions moms ask: how can I get a Mother’s Day gift out of my child without guilt?? Mother’s Day is still a long way off, but you can start planning for an awesome gift RIGHT NOW. Yep Yucandu Art Studio in Webster wants to help your kid make an awesome piece of art for your special […]
This post was almost called “Mother’s Day Sucks,” but I decided I’d feel better if I put a positive spin on this deceptive little holiday. Every year I get annoyed at the flood of ads for Mother’s Day gifts (Diamonds! Flowers! A new vacuum!) and places to take mom for brunch. Yes, please let me get […]