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We love a good DIY and we love it even more when we can share it with you! Don’t just do it yourself, grab a friend, gather the kids and your partner! It’s time to create some homemade crafts, how to’s and fixer upper projects. Keep an eye out for updates on this page for all kinds of weekend activities or holiday specials!

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A Quick and Easy Valentine’s Day Celebration

Most playdates are scheduled activities. Mom looks at the calendar calls another mom and makes a plan. Then there is my daughter who takes matters into her own hands, because at the age of 8 she has the need to be in control when possible. Gia has asked for a playdate for weeks, and our schedules are just crazy. So I was procrastinating. Then I received a text message Wednesday evening, asking what time is our playdate on Saturday? Initially…

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FREE Valentine’s Day Slime Printable and More!

With love looming in the air, everyone wants in on Valentine’s Day.  Yes even the kiddos, and we think it is super cute, and festive for them to be involved.  So we created a few cutesy printable’s to share with you and your kiddos to make Valentine’s Day more fun for everyone. We will update this post and link to the other printable’s as they go live. Slime is a big hit these days, so whether you decide to allow…

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Cricut EasyPress 2 Review

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. Recently we shared our views on the Cricut Maker and why we are creating much more with it. I also shared a simple vinyl cut DIY project I created, an attempt for more organization. Today I am sharing with you the Cricut EasyPress 2 so you, like me can create more projects, using more materials. The Cricut EasyPress 2 is a…

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Baking it until we make it, for Valentines Day

Where there is a whisk there is a way… Ok truth be told, I didn’t whisk up anything, but I did have quite the experience in the supermarket with the kids. I mean the type of event that you try not to make eye contact with the other shoppers, because clearly they all thought I was out of my mind. I have adopted this new concept of not stressing over every meltdown. Saying that out loud, or typing it sounds…

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Valentine’s Day Kinetic Sand Free Printable’s

Never one to buy store bought Valentine’s Day cards for classmates we created these printables for my daughters class.  Simple and easy to put together and my daughter and her classmates loved them.  Free Printables and how to below, enjoy! Here’s what you need: White card stock Hole Puncher (purchased at Michael’s) Small Jars with lids (purchased in the dollar section at Target) SpinMaster Kinetic Sand Kinetic Sand Valentine’s Day Printable    …

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An introduction to The Cricut Maker and a Simple Project

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. I have owned a Cricut Explore Air for some time now, and truth is you wouldn’t know it because like distant relatives it only comes out for a short visit over the holidays. I have made cutesy pajamas for the kiddos, and gifts for the graduating class at school etc. I always had difficulty with the Cricut Smart Dial. So despite…

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