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Glittery Snow Dough Recipe

Glittery Snow Dough Recipe

It’s hard to believe that it is finally winter and time to start thinking about Valentine’s Day! Growing up, my mom bought a pack of dollar store Valentines for me to distribute to my classmates. End of story. Now, store-bought Valentines come with tattoos, candy, pencils, etc. I hate that there is so much pressure […]

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DIY Burlap Wreath to start Fall on the right foot!

DIY Burlap Wreath

With the kids finally settled back in school, Fall is suddenly here.  And if there is one perfect Fall fabric, it’s burlap.  I love how versatile it is: being used for pillow cases, table runners and wreaths.  It’s rustic feel and earthy smell just scream Fall.  So I headed to Hobby Lobby and bought some supplies to […]

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DIY Last Minute St. Patrick’s Day T-Shirt

I’m one of those moms.  Not the one that has their kid in head-to-toe green ruffles and appliqué rainbows.  Don’t get me wrong, I’d love to be that mom….I’m just not that organized.  I usually remember St. Patrick’s Day at about 3am on March 17th.  And then I dig through my kids’ dressers looking for […]

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DIY Corkscrew

DIY Corkscrew Bow Tutorial for Halloween

When my girls were little, we were obsessed with pigtails.  And every pigtail required a bow of some kind.  My favorites were the corkscrew ribbon clips from Gymboree….costing at least $6 a pair.  Until, that is, I found out I could make them on my own!  For a fraction of the cost, and in just a […]

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PreschoolerApproved

Preschooler Approved Sailboat Activities

As a former teacher I am always thinking of ways to incorporate learning into my three year olds fun filled days. This summer I have been setting a theme for each week and planning educational activities around it. He is always on the go so I have found simple hands on activities are best to catch his […]

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