The 1st Anniversary: The Paper Gift

A Greek myth related to followers of Plato tells us the first human beings were creatures with eight limbs and four eyes. It had two mouths and two noses, and the mighty God Zeus abhorred the sight of them. Like his father before him, Zeus believed these beasts held power beyond their understanding, and that […]

Decoupage DIY Printed Photo Canvas Gift Idea #CanonPIXMA

This is a sponsored conversation inspired by the Canon PIXMA MG7120. All thoughts and opinions are genuine and 100% my own. For more information on the new Canon Wireless Inkjet Photo All-In-One printers, visit usa.canon.com/pps. ‘Tis the season for gift giving and receiving! There truly is nothing as special as a gift someone has made […]

Preserve Memories with a DIY Photo Album Recipe Book #CanonPIXMA

This is a sponsored conversation inspired by the Canon PIXMA MG7120. All thoughts and opinions are genuine and 100% my own. For more information on the new Canon Wireless Inkjet Photo All-In-One printers, visit usa.canon.com/pps. The closer we get to the holidays, the more nostalgic I get for the good old days. When I was […]

Being Thankful – A Rustic Paper and Burlap Photo Garland Tutorial #CanonPIXMA

This is a sponsored conversation inspired by the Canon PIXMA MG7120. All thoughts and opinions are genuine and 100% my own. For more information on the new Canon Wireless Inkjet Photo All-In-One printers, visit usa.canon.com/pps. Life can get so hectic with kids in school, holidays looming and the general busyness of everyday life. I know […]

Get 15% off all Colortime.com orders using this promo code! Great gift for kids!

Do you have a little on who loves to color? Colortime.com has a great assortment of free coloring pages and more! Check out this great holiday sale they’re having on their fun coloring prroducts! Kids can use their markers to color on all sorts of useful items, would make a great Christmas gift! Since 1990, […]

Wearables Stunt Plane Costume – Guest Review

Please welcome my sister who allowed her daughter to enjoy this fun product in this guest review! You may be seeing more from her in the future! My daughter is a huge arts & crafts person. If it can be glittered, glued, colored, beaded or built, she needs it. So Wearables by Kid Constructions was […]

DIY Photo Frame Menu Board with Fellowes Saturn2 95 Laminator

I know I have been saying it a LOT, but it is almost time for our kids to go back to school! Nine more days until the big day! We have been getting prepared by finishing up their school shopping and stocking up on lunchbox goodies. This year I am also using my new Fellowes […]

Make Something Astrobright: Make a Mustache Mobile

This post brought to you by Astrobrights Papers by Neenah Paper. All opinions are 100% mine. We're preparing to go back to school at the end of the month, which means we'll need to stock up on lots of different papers for projects, reports and crafts. AstroBrights paper are one of my favorites! They have 23 bright, […]

SHOW OFF: How to do Absolutely Everything. Book review

Are your kids bored out of their minds and begging you to entertain them yet? If so then you need to hand them this book! Show Off: How to Do Absolutely Everything. One Step at a Time. Written by Sarah Hines Stephens, Illustrated by Bethany Mann This hefty paperback has over 1,500 illustrations and 224 […]

Wordless Wednesday – Random photos from our week

Pie’s recycled craft project for Earth Day / Grandparent’s Day at school – we found directions for the mini greenhouse on looledo.com   We woke up to a rainbow one morning this week – you can just make out the second one behind it. Yay for double rainbows in the morning! Oh and look what was […]

Wordless Wednesday – 3-ring binder rehab

What Pie does when she’s sick  of her same-as-everyone-else’s Hannah Montana Binder… She makes her own and has fun doing it :)

Free Thanksgiving crafts and recipes ebooks

Oh yum! Here’s a great Free Thanksgiving eCookbook full of Things to be Thankful For! The cookbook includes 30 Free Thanksgiving Recipes, featuring 54 pages of Thanksgiving recipes plus the Quick and Easy Recipes Newsletter for FREE! It’s sure to have all of your favorite Turkey Day recipes like green bean casserole recipes, cranberry sauce […]