Christmas Calories Don’t Count Dish Towel

't Count Dish Towel

49 days. That's how many days we have until Christmas! Eek! Last year at this time I had a jump on my Christmas shopping and I had already started my handmade gifts. This year--with two kiddos I've barely thought about dinner for tonight let alone Christmas! So it's time to start whipping up some fun gifts for friends, family members, and neighbors. This is the first of a few of my quick and easy DIY Cricut projects that I'm creating for Christmas gifts this year. I don't know about you--but who … [Read more...]

7 Fun Llama Gifts for Kids!

7 Fun Llama Gifts for Kids!

Thank you Cost Plus World Market for sponsoring todays post. As always, all opinions are my own. Hello November! The holidays are right around the corner (can you believe it--where has the year gone), and I want to help you save time and save money this holiday season. I'm putting together a bunch of themed gift guides for my readers and the first one I have today is all based around Llamas! Llamas are all the rage right now and I figured it would be fun to put together a gift guide of … [Read more...]

DIY Will Trade Sibling for Candy T-Shirt

DIY Will Trade Sibling for Candy T-Shirt

Get ready for the sweetest sibling shirts around. I made these for Halloween; however, any candy related holiday will work (Easter or Valentine's Day). You can change up the middle color and add additional embelishments like hearts for Valentine's Day or a bunny for Easter! I kept the design pretty simple and I'm in love, and best of all the kids have received so many compliments on their shirts. I originally had the idea to make this shirt for my candy obsessed toddler, and then I decided well … [Read more...]

13 Must Read Halloween Books For Toddlers

13 Must Read Halloween Books For Toddlers

Does your toddler love to read? Celebrate the season with my list of 13 Must Read Halloween Books For Toddlers! My three year old LOVES to read. We read at least 2-3 times a day. During my recent trip to Michael's Craft Store I found a huge selection of Halloween books. I knew if I didn't pick them up right then that the next visit they would most likely be gone. So I did what any good mother would do, and I bought ALL the Halloween books! We already had a few Halloween books like the … [Read more...]

“Witch Better Have My Candy” Halloween Pillow

"Witch Better Have My Candy" Halloween Pillow

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. Learn how I make this "Witch Better Have My Candy" Halloween Pillow and get my free PNG file to make your own! Eek! I'm so excited for today's awesome Halloween project. It's a quick 30 minute craft that I whipped up while BOTH kids were napping. Even better I have a FREE PNG file for you if you want to make one too. Even more special about this project is that I finally got … [Read more...]

13 Must Have Halloween Decorations from Cost Plus World Market

13 Must Have Halloween Decorations from Cost Plus World Market Square

Thank you Cost Plus World Market for sponsoring todays post. There are affiliate links in this post. That means if you click on a link and purchase we will receive a small percentage of the sale at no additional cost to you. As always, all opinions are my own. Get ready to decorate this Halloween with my 13 Must Have Halloween Decorations from Cost Plus World Market! Eeeek... Halloween is next month! It's one of my favorite holidays of the year. I'll admit I've already started decorating … [Read more...]

DIY Personalized Halloween Canvas Treat Bags

DIY Personalized Mini Halloween Canvas Treat Bags

Make these DIY Personalized Mini Halloween Canvas Treat Bags for the toddlers in your life this Halloween season! It's September so do you know what that means? It's time to officially start rolling out all the fun Halloween projects. I'm so excited to share this quick and easy halloween project with you today. I first created these DIY Personalized Mini Halloween Canvas Treat Bags two years ago for my son's 1-day a week play group. Last year, I used the same design to create them for … [Read more...]

DIY Elmo Coloring Valentine

DIY Elmo Coloring Valentine

I'm back today with another cute and quick coloring Valentine. This time with every toddler's favorite character... Elmo! What 2-4 year old doesn't love Elmo? That's why I created a cute coloring Valentine that I know all the toddlers will just adore! FREE CUT FILE HERE >> Elmo Coloring Valentine File Supplies you’ll need for this Elmo themed coloring Valentine: Cricut Explore Air 2 Cricut Design Space™ 12 x 12 Cricut Mat White Paper .03 Tip Pen in Black Cricut … [Read more...]

“I Dig You!” Coloring Valentine

This "I Dig You!" Coloring Valentine is ideal for the construction truck lover in your life. Spread the joy by letting the kids color their own Valentine card! I wasn't sure if I would be able to share any cute Valentine's this year with you. But baby is still sitting tight and I got to get my craft on over the weekend. So here I present to you one of my two fun printable coloring Valentine's I made using my Cricut Explore Air 2. I've had quite a few people ask me if the writing feature … [Read more...]

2016 Holiday Cards with Minted + Giveaway

Sparkling Be Merry Holiday Ornament Cards

This post is brought to you by Minted. There are affiliate links in this post--that means if you click and buy something we receive a small percentage of the sale at no additional cost to you.  As always, all opinions are our own. How is it that Christmas is only 8 weeks away? EIGHT! Sadly, we weren't too active this Halloween season, so I'm making up for it in the Christmas department! We just had our family holiday photos taken yesterday, so that means that I'm currently trying to decide … [Read more...]