Simple Felt Banner and What is the Cricut Machine?

Finished Banner

At so many events I collect pins, buttons, or other charms, and was looking for a fun way to display them. Sure, they could collect dust in a drawer or a dish on my vanity, but I’d rather turn my pin collection into decor that makes me smile each time I see it! So I […]

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Free Printable Lunchbox Notes

Lunchbox Printable Note

Making Lunches for the kids to take to school isn’t my favorite part of being a mom. It is tiring putting together a lunch and hoping they’ll actually eat it while at school! But even if they don’t love what I pack them to eat, my kids do love getting little notes in their lunch. […]

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THINK Classroom Letters

finish writing letters

A couple years ago, someone gave us a printout with the letters THINK to help kids decide to say something. Is it True, is it Helpful, is it Inspiring, is it Necessary, is it Kind? Kids can review these benchmarks to decide if what is in their mind is worth saying out loud. When I […]

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Morning Routine Prep Hanger

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Mornings at my house are the hardest. I’m not a morning person, so trying to get two kids ready and out the door while trying to get myself ready feels like swimming against the tide every morning. To help our mornings go easier, I like to plan ahead, and set up routines. One very simple […]

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DIY Lego Heads Towel

Finished Lego Towel

I love making trips to theme parks more memorable for my kids. Legoland is a favorite for us. My boys are Lego fans, and especially love the waterpark. When we were invited to check out the new Surfer’s Cove at Legoland’s Waterpark, I wanted to make a fun project the kids could enjoy at the […]

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Cars Movie Inspired Fun Glasses

DIY Cars themed glasses

Whether you’re planning a Cars Movie themed party, or you are looking for a fun afternoon of play, these Cars Movie Inspired Fun Glasses are fun to make, and kids will love wearing them to dress up as their favorite Cars Character! These glasses could also make a great addition to a Cars themed Halloween […]

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Cars 3 Craft: Miss Fritter Inspired License Plate Bracelet

Cars 3 license plate bracelet inspired by Miss Fritter

My boys have grown up loving the Lightning McQueen, and all the Cars characters that create the movies. Mater, Sally, Doc, Luigi, Guido, Miles Axlerod, Professor Z, Finn McMissile, Holly Shiftwell, and so many more! To celebrate the new Cars 3, I created this fun Cars 3 craft – a License Plate Bracelet inspired by […]

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Captain Underpants Inspired Comic Book Templates

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Last week, the kids and I were invited to a pre-screening of the new Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, which opens in theaters today. My 8-year-old was familiar with Captain Underpants from reading some of the books in the collection. I have seen the covers, but didn’t have much experience before watching the movie. […]

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Firework Cookie Jar

finished cookie jar

This fun craft turns an oatmeal can into a firework cookie jar! Perfect for putting patriotic oatmeal cookies in. You can make this firework cookie jar in the time it takes the cookies to bake! This craft is part of Craft Lightning Week. All week long Angie from The Country Chic Cottage, Laura from Me […]

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Patriotic Sparkle Sunglasses

finished patriotic sunglasses

Looking to add a little sparkle to the holiday? Whether you’re spending on the porch or at the beach, these patriotic sparkle sunglasses will add some flair to any 4th of July outfit. This project is part of Craft Lightning Week. All week long, I’m sharing patriotic crafts you can make in 15 minutes or […]

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