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Crayola Introduces Ultra-Clean Markers and ColorMax!

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This post was sponsored by Crayola. All thoughts are my own. When most people think about summer, their mind tends to automatically gravitate towards the outdoor activities. Summer outdoor activities are great. They usually require minimal tools or preparation, and are great at wearing the kids out! The problem that arises, however, is what to do ...

21 Fun & Easy 4th of July Crafts

21 Fun & Easy 4th of July Crafts

Decorate your home for the holidays with any of these fun & easy 4th of July crafts! This adorable flower centerpiece is an essential to your 4th of July party!  Americana Flower Centerpiece by The Country Chic Cottage What a better way to welcome guest to your home on the 4th of July, than this beautiful stars ...

20 Summer Kids Crafts – Awesome Boredom Busters!

20 Summer Kids Crafts - Awesome boredom busters!

20 Summer Kids Crafts - Awesome Boredom Busters!  Schools are letting out all over the country and the Summer is just getting started! Fun will be had by all, that is until the weather gets so hot that the kids are stuck inside and we start to hear "Mom, I'm bored". Our Summer activity checklist is full ...

Paper Dahlia Wreath Tutorial for Spring (Under $10 to Make)!

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The weather is soaring into the 60’s this week and it is giving me the itch to get our house ready for Spring. The first change in our house is with the mantel, it was decorated top to bottom for Valentine’s Day and screamed winter. Some of the changes that I will be making are; ...

Valentines Day Burlap Banner with Hearts

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Hang a little love in your house this Valentine’s Day with a Burlap Valentine’s Day Banner. With a few simple materials, and a crafty hand you can put together this burlap banner with your own personal touch. There are so many variations that you could use, from hearts, to XOXO, to Love and even a “Happy ...

Disney Crafts for Children – Savings Jar

Disney Savings Jar

I’m not a crafty person but this Disney savings jar sure makes me look like one! I’m the typical Pinterest user, pinning every recipe, craft and diy project with no intentions on doing it myself. This Disney savings jar was a craft that I’ve seen several variations of. Since we are planning our first trip to ...

13 Ways to Reuse Kitchen Items

13 Ways to Reuse Kitchen Items

Think twice before throwing out used kitchen items. With these ways to reuse kitchen items, old containers, bags, foil, dishes and other kitchen objects can often be recycled and put to use again. If you can't reuse any of these items yourself, consider sending them to be recycled before disposing of them as regular waste. . ...

Popsicle Stick Bracelets | Crafts for Kids & Target GC Giveaway

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 This post was created in connection with my appointment as an Ambassador in the Popsicle® Blogger Program. Popsicles are in abundance this summer and they have been the perfect treat to help us stay cool. Our newest favorite are the Air Head flavored popsicles! My little guy loves the blue Air Head popsicles, my little girl loves ...

Top European Craft Markets

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*Guest post Top European Craft Markets brought to you by Amanda R. Many European destinations are famed for their traditional crafts, which make unusual souvenirs for yourself or quirky gifts for others. Chessington Holidays is proud to share their favorite European craft markets with you: 1. Bruges Christmas Market - Grote Markt, Bruges, Belgium Bruges is fantastic for ...