Sugar eggs are a fun, traditional Easter craft that is often saved for years, sometimes generations. The egg white and sugar mixture create a hard egg-shaped shell that is hollowed out after it dries. Traditionally, the inside is decorate with Royal Icing, toys, or keepsakes. Read more
Easter bunny headband is a hoppin’ good time for you and your kids. Read more
Save all the plastic Easter Eggs! And create these adorable tea cups. Read more
How to make a simple handmade card for Easter.
Fun Facts about St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patrick’s Day is observed on March 17 because that is the feast day of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. It is believed that he died on March 17 in the year 461 AD. It is also a worldwide celebration of Irish culture and history. St. Patrick’s Day is a national holiday in Ireland, and a provincial holiday in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
The actual color of St. Patrick is blue. Green became associated with St. Patrick’s Day during the 19th century. Green, in Irish legends, was worn by fairies and immortals, and also by people to encourage their crops to grow. Read more
These sparkly Frozen bracelets are sure to be a hit with any FROZEN fan. In fact you can turn these bracelets to ice just like Elsa!
This year for Valentine’s Day, I bought myself a bouquet of flowers.
As I sat admiring the fresh petals on our counter, my husband waltzed in, his whistle dying on his lips. “What the heck?” he said, his face registering confusion. “I thought you said you hated flowers? That they were a waste of money?” Read more
Sometimes it can be tough getting your child to talk about their day. Instead of asking the mundane question “How was your day?,” try using one of these creative queries. Read more
I get how it works. You need a job, you say what you have to say to sound excited and enthused about a position you don’t really care about but will take. After all, a person is more likely to hire you if you tell them you enjoy being around kids. As opposed to honestly telling them you think kids are really loud and kind of sticky. Read more
I have twin teenagers — a boy and a girl. Recently, the two of them did that cute twin thing and simultanously peeked around the corner of the kitchen doorway. For just a second, I saw a flash of them as toddlers. Chubby cheeks, diapered bottoms, sippy cups in hand. Read more