Category: Activities

The Best Thanksgiving Craft: A Thankful Tree

I don’t really like Thanksgiving. There I said it. When I was a kid, it was great to eat a lot of yummy food with family and watch football with my dad on the couch. But, now I’m a married adult with 3 children. Thanksgiving now means that my work load will triple from its normal…

3 Simple Traditions to make the End of the School Year Fun and Memorable!

The end of the school year is approaching fast! Your kids (and you!) have worked their hearts out and you want to make the last day of school special. But you’re tired and so ready for summer break. You don’t feel like throwing a birthday party type celebration that may be difficult to recreate or top…

The 3 Worst Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin with Kids

Looking for some creative, inspired ideas to decorate pumpkins with your kids this fall? I can’t really help you with that. Sure, I wish I was one of those DIY craft blogs with beautiful photos and videos of my perfect pumpkins. But I have come to realize that is just not going to happen for me. I am…

How to Plan a Salt Dough Ornament Exchange Christmas Party

Are you tired of the same ol’ Christmas party ideas? Looking for something new, different, creative, unique…and a little frugal? I promise you that I have something you haven’t seen or heard of before! A Salt Dough Ornament Exchange Party is a sure way to bring people together for a memorable, fun, and fresh Christmas…