Printable Paper-Craft Sources

PaperCraft Cupcake

I fell in love with paper crafts the moment I put together the first house for my Christmas Advent calendar.  All the cutting and pasting is a bit of work, but the finished products are adorable. Just this past week, I made seventeen of these little cupcakes.  I’m going to fill them with mini-marshmallows and Teddy Graham crackers and give them to the kids in

DIY Snow Globes – Sick Day Kid’s Craft

Fighting flu and cold season with Kleenex and DIY Snowglobes

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Kleenex, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #KleenexTarget One of the worst things about winter is cold and flu season.  My kids never get sick in the summer, but once everyone is back in school and the heat comes on, everyone gets sick. This year has

DIY Marshmallow Shooter

How to make a marshmallow shooter from PVC pipe

I’m still coming to terms with the fact that I have a teen and tween.   News Flash:  They aren’t babies anymore.   I get it.  I get it. What was fun for twelve years is now boring.  They are stretching me.  Causing me to be creative in a different way.  I’m actually pretty good with a room full of five year old’s.  I can

DIY: A Word-Lover’s Gift

Hand-made Scrabble Picture  - Gift for the word lovers

FringeBoy made this as a gift for my mom.  I pretty much love it and I’m certain she does too. Here’s what you’ll need to make your own scrabble tile wall hanging. One picture frame Aassorted Scrabble tiles An old book Modge-podge glue Foam brush Hot glue gun Modge-podge book pages on the back of a frame, because you’ll need to allow space for the

DIY Teacher Gifts – Super Easy & So Cute

printable teacher gift

There are only a few more days until school is out for Christmas break.  If you are like me, you’ll spend the next few days scrambling for teacher gifts. In light of the recent tragic events, I think it’s safe to say we all appreciate our children’s teacher more than ever. Yesterday I stumbled on some great teacher gift ideas (thank you Lemonade Makin’ Mama)