Hippity Hoppity Easter Gifts!

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18 Hot Easter Gifts March is here and Easter is near so it's time to get ready. This is a Month of anticipation, beginning with Daylight Savings Time, moving into the promise of Spring, and ending with Easter on the Horizon!  Spring into action for Easter with these gift ideas for your family and friends.  We have a line up of unique and interesting gifts that you may not have seen. We've looked around the web and found gifts that compliment Chocolate Bunnies and Peeps, and are hotter than the dress that broke the internet!  Gifts Ideas for Children:   Bashful Grey Bunny is just adorable.  He is 12", soft and a pretty color with long ears that are fluffy too.  The best part is you can add a special touch and add personalization to his ears for that special child! Happy … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Kids Crafts

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You don't need to be Irish to enjoy the crafts and decorations of St. Patrick's Day. There's something about bright, colorful rainbows and cheerful, little leprechauns that can make anyone smile. Today we've gathered a bunch of fun and easy St Patrick's Day crafts that you can make with your kids! /1/  Puffy Paint Leprechaun - This looks like enough fun that I may want to join the kids in craft time! /2/  Pot O' Gold at the End of the Rainbow - I love to find a craft that uses "old school" craft supplies. I mean, how much fun are pipe cleaners and sequins! /3/  Rainbow Sensory Collage - This craft is perfect for little hands. You could gather the supplies for them, or go on a scavenger hunt for little things in all colors of the rainbow together. Either way, the … [Read more...]

Daily To-do Printable

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I'm a List Maker.  I like making lists because I LOVE checking things off when I'm done.  I sometimes have running Daily, Weekly and Monthly lists scattered around my desk.  There is something very satisfying about being able to accomplish what you had written down.  Are you a List Maker as well?  Great!  I've made a fun daily to-do printable just for us List Makers. I created a daily to-do list printable with a few fun things.  First - the Doodle/Dream section!  Not only am I List Maker but I am a Doodler, too.  I thought it would be fun to have a little space to just relax and draw whatever came to mind.  At the top, you can date your to-do.  It can be a daily, weekly or monthly list - it's your choice!  Oh, and we can't forget our water!  I put little boxes to check off when we drink … [Read more...]

Candy Lei Necklace DIY

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Have you ever made  a candy necklace? The first time I ever made these necklaces, I was looking for something different than cards for my child to take for “Friendship Day” (aka Valentine’s Day) at school.  It was a very Martha Stewart moment – I made 18 for the class and teachers. Whew!   The good news? These are really very easy with lots of room for personalization.  Change the candy, change the ribbon, use colored plastic wrap, add a To/From tag – the options are endless. Here’s the basics of what you'll need: Plastic Wrap Candy ( demonstrated here is a “kiss” ) - 15 pieces Ribbon - 15  5-6"lengths Measure off  plastic wrap – I used 50”   which will make for a nice finished length . Lay the wrap out and position the candies – about 2” in from the edge and … [Read more...]

11 Popcorn Recipes Just in Time for National Popcorn Day

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January 19 is National Popcorn Day. I'm not sure who created or when they founded or why National Popcorn Day exists, but it does. And, it's a great National Day to have since everyone LOVES popcorn! {Did you know there's a National Day of Something for everything?} Whether you're at the movies or watching a movie at home, at the ballgame or throwing a birthday party, popcorn is a food that everyone is sure to enjoy. I've found 11 popcorn recipes that are sweet, salty, savory and all those combined. You're bound to find one that POPS out at you! Sriracha Caramel Popcorn - The sriracha craze seems to be right up there with the bacon craze. People are putting sriracha on everything, and on the most unexpected foods. I'm guessing this combination of sweet and heat will be so … [Read more...]

5 Indoor Games You Can Make and Play

5 Indoor Games

Baby, It's cold outside! If you are looking for new ways to entertain the kiddos in your house while they are in your house, we've got the inspiration you need! Shake off the cabin fever and have some fun doing it….. The Decorated Cookie used a cereal box (Kix) to create this tabletop mini golf game.  Let your bigger kids use their imagination and work side by side to create their own set ups.  Bluet and Clover shares a way to make good use of a tray for a fun game similar to Candyland. Legos.  You know you've got them. Probably lots of them. Maybe it's time to rethink the Legos into a new use.  Love this chess set that 100 Directions made. Here I Am LouLou  made a magnetic game board.  Using a dry erase marker the possibilities are endless. Plus, I love the fact … [Read more...]