Ideas for Upcycled DIY Christmas Cards

DIY upcycled christmas card tips

Years past, I handmade all my Christmas cards (over 50!) with cardstock and scrapbooking materials. After kids? Ha! I usually send photo cards to friends and family these days. But sometimes I find myself needing a Christmas card without our family on it - for greetings to people like the mailman, newspaper delivery and more. Sometimes you… Read More ->

7 great gift ideas for kids (they’re not toys!)

non toy gift ideas for kids

Does it seem like birthdays and Valentine's Day and Easter all come hard on the heels of Christmas? And you're saying: But we JUST finished figuring out what toys to get rid of to make room for the new toys he got for Christmas! It's hard when you have Christmas and a birthday so close… Read More ->

Crayola Virtual Deisgn Pro

My boys both love to color. And they both love cars. So I was excited to hear about a new toy from Crayola that blends coloring and cars... and a little technology! This is a sponsored post and I was compensated for sharing this message. All opinions are my own.  Crayola's Virtual Design Pro Car… Read More ->

Beat boredom with classic games

Beat boredom classic games

Breaking out a deck of cards or a classic board game feels like a timeless tradition – whether with your own kids, or with nieces, nephews, or kids you babysit. During winter months when kids are often indoors more than usual, having a stash of games can help beat the indoor blues. With great anticipation… Read More ->