Preschool Handprint Craft: Bunch of Carrots (Great for Easter!)

CarrotCraft3

Easter is just around the corner, and we’re up to our elbows in fun Easter crafts! And when I say elbows, I mean elbows.   

10 Creative Ways to Use Peeps #Peepsonality

Screen Shot 2014-03-26 at 10.01.21 PM

This post about Easter crafts featuring Peeps was brought to you by…Peeps! I received samples to facilitate my review. All opinions are my own and 100% honest. You might be surprised to see Peeps popping up here on my page. Yes, we’re a dye-free household, but there’s no denying that some foods – especially seasonal… [read more]

Macaroni Lace Hearts (and embracing the imperfect craft)

Macaroni Heart

As any mom of a preschooler knows, craft hour can save the day. And, as any mom of a preschooler also knows, the less you spend on crafts, the more you can spend at the wine store on groceries.

Easy Felt Food Tutorial: Bow Tie Pasta

FeltFoodBowTiePasta

What’s cool among the 11-month-old crowd? Snacks, milk, naps…all good stuff. But if you ask my little girl, she’ll tell you: It’s all about the wooden kitchen. She will knock around in that kitchen with her brother or by herself for what seems like hours. We have pots, pans, plates, a toaster…but what we’re really… [read more]

Easy Ways to Lower Your Energy Costs #ProjectEnvolve #GetEnvolved

Screen Shot 2014-01-22 at 9.06.09 PM

I’ve written this post as an ambassador for Project Envolve™ (sponsored in part by PPL Electric Utilities) . Project Envolve supplied me with materials to help weatherize my home along with tips for living an energy-efficient lifestyle. It’s getting cold in here, so pile on ALL your clothes! Yeah, I changed the words. Have you… [read more]