All Posts in the ‘Activities’ Category

Glow in the Dark Mason Jars

September 29th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Home Decor, Kids, Kids

Make your own funky, glow in the dark mason jar lanterns (perfect for a nighttime party!) by following this easy DIY tutorial. Here’s what you’ll need: -a bunch of different colored glow sticks -mason jars with lids -scissors First, make sure your mason jars are clean and dry. Then, put down a couple sheets of […]


Homemade Lipstick Made from Crayons

September 24th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Home Makeover, Kids, Kids

It may sound weird… but yes, you can make your own homemade lipstick. Just as long as you have a box of crayons! Now, this probably won’t appeal to an adult who is used to buying lipsticks from MAC or a nice drugstore brand like Revlon, but to a little girl who is just starting […]


Gummy Bear Popsicles

August 4th, 2014 | By in Activities, Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Snacks

Summertime isn’t complete without popsicles–don’t let anyone tell you otherwise. But if you want to up your popsicle game, here’s a sweet frozen treat your kids (or even you!) are sure to go crazy over: GUMMY BEAR POPSICLES! Here’s what you’ll need: -gummy bears -Sprite -popsicle mold   So this is a pretty straightforward recipe–just […]


Homemade Playdough for Kids

July 23rd, 2014 | By in Activities, Home Makeover, Kids

When you are a parent, you often find yourself having to constantly rack your brains for new, fun activities to do with your kids to keep them entertained (and out of mischief!) throughout the day. And the tricky part? You always need to come up with something different each time! Now here’s a fun and inexpensive […]


Edible Finger Paints for Kids

July 17th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Kids, Kids

We all know that kids love finger painting. But for parents with extra curious children who often eat their art supplies (glue, paint, and crayons are their usual victims) more than they actually use them to make art, it’s better to make your own safe and edible alternatives. Here’s what you’ll need: -1/3 cup of […]


21 Funny Lemonade Stands

June 10th, 2014 | By in Activities, Gallery, Kids, Snacks

Nothing covers up that brown spot in a front lawn like a lemonade stand! 


25 Gorgeous Homemade Easter Baskets

April 11th, 2014 | By in Activities, Gallery, Kids

Easter is around the corner. All over the North Pole Bunnies are hard at work making eggs with their elves, or whatever they do. 


Mason Jar Luminaries

February 18th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Decorating, Family Memories, Home Decor, Outdoors, Trending Now

Planning an outdoor event such as a wedding, shower, or a holiday celebration these mason jar luminaries are sure to light up the party.  They are very easy to assemble and look great.  Instructions: Mason Jars (number depends on how many you want) Lace fabric (your color choice) Burlap Twine or coordinating ribbon Spray Glue […]


Chinese New Year 2014: DIY Horse Crafts

January 31st, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Family Memories, Home Decor, Kids

It’s officially the first day of the 2014 Chinese New Year! Everywhere, people are celebrating the year of the horse!


25 Amazing Homemade Front Yard Ice Sculptures

January 14th, 2014 | By in Activities, Gardening, Kids
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The polar vortex is keeping American’s from doing their true national pastime: Lawn care.