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Don’t Throw Batteries Away! Make a DIY Battery Recycling Container

Are you an eco-conscious family? I’m excited to be teaming up with my sponsor to share a fun idea for recycling batteries in your home! This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BringingInnovation #CollectiveBias For many years we’ve taken our alkaline batteries from our electronic devices …

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Creating a Homework Station for Back to School

Give your kids a special spot for completing homework this school year. This post has been written in partnership with Fiskars. For our family back to school is just around the corner, and I’m starting to get our home reordered after a fun-filled summer. I know that our school has sent home newsletters and back …

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DIY Travel Carrier for Plush Stuffed Animal Friends

I’m in love with the new Disney Pixar Inside Out movie! It’s a must see for families and I’ve partnered with my sponsor to share this fun plush stuffed animal friend travel carrier to help kids bring along a cuddly confidant for their emotional travels. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and …

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4th of July Flashlights for Kids on Independence Day

Summer is here! Well, I guess technically not until June 21st, but based on our weather in Seattle, it’s here! And with summer comes a break from morning lunch duty, yummy watermelon snacks, and of course, the 4th of July! I’ve partnered up with some very talented bloggers to share some great 4th of July …

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Kids Chore Chart System with Popsicle Sticks

Last summer I quickly threw together a chore chart system using some popsicle sticks and cups, and it’s been my girls’ favorite chore system ever. For them, being able to grab a stick and do that chore then move it to completed works with their reward method. I decided that since it’s been their favorite, …

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Earth Day Crayons – Free Printable

Here’s a fun craft and gift to help you recognize and celebrate Earth Day. Creating these fun Earth Day crayons is a great way to teach your kids about reducing, reusing, and recycling, plus they make great gifts for classmates or friends! I wrote the directions for this at Today’s Creative Blog. You’ll find the full …

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DIY Tabletop Basketball Game – Fun Basketball Party Ideas

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BigGameSnacks #CollectiveBias March is here! Are you ready for spring AND some basketball? I know I’ll be cheering on my favorite team from Kansas! If you’re planning to watch some basketball games with your family or friends, I’m …

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DIY Litter Box Furniture Cabinet & Laundry Room Cleanup

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group®, Litter Genie® and Fancy Feast®, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #Catparents http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV Many of you may already know that we have a sweet Labradoodle puppy, Sophie, as part of our family, but some might not know we …

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DIY Christmas Holiday Flashlight Projections Craft

This past fall I created a popular post about using my Cricut Explore™ (affiliate link) to make a DIY Halloween Flashlight Projection craft. Now I’ve created a new set for Christmas thanks to a request from a reader! The stencils I created are made to fit these Rayovac LED Flashlights or any 2″ diameter flashlight. You can find the …

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Thanksgiving Table Serving Utensils – Great Hostess Gift!

Another fun project to share with you today! I created these DIY Thanksgiving Table Serving Utensils with my Cricut Explore™. They turned out wonderful and I think they’re a great way to bring something special to your holiday table. I’m sure your guests will be impressed! This would also be a wonderful gift for your …

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