hot chocolate spoon stirrers

I happened upon this craft in the February issue of Disney’s FamilyFun Magazine.  It looked simple enough and I loved the Valentine’s Day twist on a traditional treat – achieved simply using red and pink sprinkles and Conversation Hearts. You will need: Chocolate chips – any variety (milk, dark, white) – I used Hershey’s white … Read more

valentine’s day craft, recipe and card idea round up

I have been pinning up a STORM lately on my Valentine’s Day Board over on Pinterest.  SO MANY creative ideas – many of which don’t look too difficult. Here are some of them to spark your creativity! Valentine Card Ideas Valentine’s “Love Juice” from At Second Street “Hooked on You” Valentine from U Create With … Read more

peanut butter bird feeders

A couple of weeks ago I came across a coupon from a local store for a completely free bag of bird seed – no purchase required.  We picked up our free bag and I set it aside for the next time that I had my niece, Ava Dee, over for the day. The girls went … Read more

simple no-mess juice box trick

There are few things that I hate more than handing a juice box drink to Lily Bean because I know that no matter how careful I tell her to be, the juice will end up squeezed all over everything.  Herself, the dog, the rug… We have one of those hard plastic juice box holders that … Read more

new years eve snacks and craft ideas for kids

As you ring in the new year tomorrow with your families, here are some really cute craft and snack ideas that are sure to put a smile on the kids’ faces! All were gleaned from Pinterest – you will find links to the original blogs below! Family Time Capsule in a Jar from Kellicrowe Milk … Read more