beautiful floral Easter eggs {using tattoo paper}

These are the prettiest Easter eggs I've ever seen! Plus they're so easy, kids can make them - you use temporary tattoo paper! Click over for the free printables.

I have one more Easter egg decorating tutorial for you today: gorgeous floral eggs. These are some of the prettiest eggs I’ve ever seen, and they are so easy to make! No dye, no mess, no artistic talent required. Just a page of free printable watercolor flowers and a secret weapon: temporary tattoo paper. Also […]

tissue paper Easter eggs {so easy!}

These beautiful Easter eggs are made with tissue paper and are easy enough for kids to do on their own! So much simpler than dye. Click through for the link for the right kind of tissue paper.

Dyeing Easter eggs is one of those traditions that we think is going to be really awesome with our little kids, but sometimes turns out not to be that much fun (kinda like carving pumpkins, right? not as much fun as you think it’s going to be with kids who are too young to do […]

hopping frogs free printable Valentine’s Day cards

Cute free printable Valentine's Day card with hopping frog toys. Great non candy Valentine idea. Cheap and easy DIY Valentine's Day cards.

I have one more DIY Valentine’s Day card printable for you today! (Check out the mini glider planes card here and the emoji bracelets card here.) These little hopping frogs jump pretty far and are fun enough that kids might not even mind they aren’t made of chocolate. I found hopping frogs at Walmart in […]

emoji bracelet free printable Valentine’s Day card

Cute free printable DIY Valentine's Day card with emoji bracelets. Such a fun non-candy Valentine idea!

When I told my kids we were going to give non-candy Valentine’s Day cards to their friends this year they were pretty skeptical. My son informed me kids like candy best and my daughter just frowned. But I knew I could convince them if I could find non-candy options that were sufficiently cool. My son […]

mini airplane/glider free printable Valentine’s Day card

Cute DIY Valentine's Day card with mini airplanes / gliders. Perfect for boys! Free printable Valentine card. Easy & cheap idea - enough for two classrooms of kids for under $10!

Since we’re just a couple weeks away from Valentine’s Day, I’ll be sharing three more DIY Valentine’s cards that you can print and assemble with your kids. Today’s card is a fun one for boys or girls because they get to give their friends a mini glider airplane. All you have to do is print […]

cinnamon hearts hard candy for Valentine’s Day

how to make cinnamon hard candy. Easy recipe for hot cinnamon hearts for Valentine's Day or anytime.

Cinnamon hard candy is one of my kids’ favorite treats to make. All you have to do is boil three ingredients, add coloring and flavor, and pour it out to cool, and you have homemade hard candy (much like a sucker or a Jolly Rancher). We make it every Christmas, but this year we ordered […]

Free printable Valentine’s Day candygram (candy poster)

Valentine's Day candygram! Free printable candy poster. Great Valentine's gift for husbands, guys, teens, boyfriends, etc. Cheap and easy!

If you’re looking for an easy Valentine’s Day gift that won’t break the bank, a candy bar poster is a great idea. It’s a fun way to show someone you care without going over the top. Candy bar posters, or candygrams, are perfect for your husband, your kids, your kids’ friends, teens’ boyfriends/girlfriends, etc. In fact, […]

25 easy Valentine’s Day treats to make with your kids

Easy and fun Valentine's Day treats to make with your kids. Easy recipes perfect for a Valentine's party.

Seriously folks, I’ve decided most holidays are just an excuse to make fun treats. Not that I’m complaining, of course. I love cooking with my kids (translation: sometimes it’s worth a giant mess and the fact that everything takes at least four times longer than it should to let the kids have the fun of […]