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DIY Galaxy Ice Dyed Onesie

DIY Galaxy Ice Dyed Onesie

I stumbled across the concept of dyeing fabric last year when I was deciding whether to sell my stone gray Lillebaby carrier. It wasn’t getting much love and had a ball point pen mark on the front. On Facebook I saw a gray baby carrier that had been dyed to look like a gorgeous galaxy [...]

Halloween Cootie Catcher – Free Download!

Halloween Cootie Catcher – Free Download!

Just in time for Halloween, we have a fun cootie catcher to share with our readers that coordinates with the Halloween decor we shared earlier this month. Many thanks to Alex Tebow Designs for this design. Download, print, and share this fun activity with your kids. Who remembers making these in elementary school?? Has it [...]

Halloween Printable Downloads

Halloween Printable Downloads

In celebration of the beginning of October, and all things Halloween, we wanted to share these free printable downloads courtesy of one of our graphic designer mamas, Alex Tebow Designs. All you need is some white paper or card stock, a color printer, tape, and scissors. Have some fun with your kids decorating for Halloween! [...]

4th of July Printable Downloads

4th of July Printable Downloads

Happy summer mamas! In celebration of Independence Day weekend, we wanted to share these free printable downloads courtesy of one of our graphic designer mamas, Alex Tebow Designs. All you need is some white paper or card stock, a color printer, tape, and scissors. Have some fun with your kids decorating for the 4th of [...]

Painting Pumpkins

Painting Pumpkins

While not a mess-free alternative to carving a pumpkin, allowing your toddler to paint their pumpkin is a fun and safe way to get your little one involved in the Halloween spirit! Last year, E LOVED to color, so I knew she would have fun painting. We used finger paints and kept things simple by [...]

Snow Ice Cream

Snow Ice Cream

It’s another snow day here in upstate New York! Being home with the kiddos (on a Monday no less, after an already long weekend) can be a little scary, especially if you feel like you have “nothing to do” like I often do. The kids are usually happy to play with their toys for hours [...]

Sensory Bins for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Sensory Bins for Toddlers and Preschoolers

In my quest to feel like I’m a good mama (seriously) I’ve been trying to do more hands-on activities with my kiddos. I’m a working mama, so our evenings are packed pretty tight with dinner, bath, and our bedtime routine with not much time for play. However, with a couple of snow days under our [...]

Valentine’s Day Sensory Bin for Under $10!

Valentine’s Day Sensory Bin for Under $10!

After seeing how much time my kids will happily spend playing in our rice table on a recent snow day, I decided to make them something new for Valentine’s Day. We headed to the Dollar Store one Saturday and scooped up some goodies for the kiddos to play with. I picked up nine items for [...]

DIY Paper Heart Wreath

DIY Paper Heart Wreath

Perfect for Valentine’s Day, a paper heart wreath is a fun craft for mama and little ones! I made this one with my toddler, and I’ll be making another with my preschooler next week! I used one-sided scrapbook paper squares, so that means one side of the paper is plain white. I’d recommend using double-sided [...]

DIY Outdoor Chalkboard

DIY Outdoor Chalkboard

Have we all seen the DIY chalkboards on Pinterest? Yes. Do we pin them and write in the comment box “Totally doing this for _____, so cool!” I know I did! So I decided on a long weekend to actually start AND complete a pinterest project. No excuses! I knew that some of the projects [...]

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