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Crayon Heart Sun Catchers! – Valentine’s Day Kids Craft

Crayon Heart Sun Catchers! – Valentine’s Day Kids Craft

Sign me up for all the kids crafts that include sun catchers! I love a cute kid creation that brightens up our windows! #1 on the list of sun catchers we have made, includes last Valentine’s day’s wax paper and crayon heart sun catchers! I […]

Best Spaghetti Sauce Recipe EVER! – Secret Ingredient and Child Approved!

Best Spaghetti Sauce Recipe EVER! – Secret Ingredient and Child Approved!

MMMmmmmm Spaghetti! One of those meals that is super easy to whip up and makes your tummy comfy and cozy inside. It’s Miss Ivy Lynnkins favorite meal, so I thought I’d find a recipe that we all loved, as we might eat it more than […]

Fake Snow Snowman Fun! – Snow Spray for Flocking and Windows

Fake Snow Snowman Fun! – Snow Spray for Flocking and Windows

Super easy winter kids activity coming at you today. Well I mean it’s an activity that the kiddos love, but I wouldn’t trust my little kiddos to actually do this one. They can just use the Crayola window writers to colour around your project.  LOL.  […]

Hand Sewn Fleece Toddler Blanket Tutorial! – The Blanket Stitch!

Hand Sewn Fleece Toddler Blanket Tutorial! – The Blanket Stitch!

My sewing machine is on the fritz!!!! It stopped working right before Christmas!! and of course I left some Christmas sewing projects till the last couple days before. This year Corbin asked Santa for a nice blanket and pillow, So I thought “This is a […]

Baking Soda Clay Handprint Keepsakes – Better Than Salt Dough!

Baking Soda Clay Handprint Keepsakes – Better Than Salt Dough!

This year when writing my post about my Salt Dough Recipe, I came across a recipe called “Better Than Salt Dough {Homemade Clay for Ornaments or Handprints}” by Annette on her blog called “Tips From a Typical Mom.” So of course I had to try it […]

Rug Hooking! – Snowy Owl Rug Hooking Kit

Rug Hooking! – Snowy Owl Rug Hooking Kit

It was love at first sight when I saw these rug hooked pillows at my friend’s house. And… It just so happens that her rug hooking momma made them, and they are beautiful! Just look at them…. I hope you are inspired by these rug […]

How to Make a Snowflake – Crafts For Kids!

How to Make a Snowflake – Crafts For Kids!

I was trying to think of a simple kids craft to gussy up our front window, and I thought why not make it super simple with some super cute snowflakes.. right?!?! So… this is how you make a snowflake. Kids addition! “Hey kids…” I say, […]

Salt Dough Recipe – Kids Christmas Handprint Ornaments!

Salt Dough Recipe – Kids Christmas Handprint Ornaments!

Super easy Salt Dough Recipe! It’s kind of a tradition to make the kiddos hand prints each Christmas, but instead of buying a hand print kit each year we use this super easy salt dough recipe to create some dough to make our handprints. I’m […]

Personalized Christmas Stockings – Pompom Themed Tutorial!

Personalized Christmas Stockings – Pompom Themed Tutorial!

I love handmade personalized Christmas stockings! I grew up with Santa stuffing my stocking that was made by my grandma. It was super cute, very girly, with my name sewn on in felt lettering. So, I want my kids to grow up with some handmade […]

Floor Loom Rug Weaving Inspiration! – My Creative Mom

Floor Loom Rug Weaving Inspiration! – My Creative Mom

My mom went through a floor loom rug weaving stage! In this post I would love to share some of her creations with you! It’s been 9 years last week since we lost my mom to Cancer… and it still seems like yesterday. It’s crazy […]

How to Make a Tutu – Ivy’s 2nd Birthday Party Favors!

How to Make a Tutu – Ivy’s 2nd Birthday Party Favors!

Tutus are pretty much the easiest thing to make ever. And guess what?!?! They don’t require any sewing, so this tutorial is for all my non-sewing friends out there!!! I made a super cute tutu for Miss Ivy Lynnkins to wear for her 2nd Birthday […]

Write a Letter to Santa – Christmas Kids Crafts!

Write a Letter to Santa – Christmas Kids Crafts!

This is the first year that my kiddos understood the concept of writing a letter to Santa! And they had so much Fun!! Anything Santa related is super fun… Well, actually… not actually sitting on his knee. That is horrifying to Miss Ivy Lynn. But […]

Tassel Garland Inspiration! – Made with Tissue Paper!

Tassel Garland Inspiration! – Made with Tissue Paper!

Tassel garland is fun, and soooo easy to create. All you need is tissue paper, string, scissors, and glue.  These tassel garland can be customized to fit any party theme, or match the decor for your kiddos room or play room! I also used this […]

Crafts for Kids – Painted Sticks!

Crafts for Kids – Painted Sticks!

This week we stayed in our jammies and painted sticks! I know… Mom goals up in here! (not all week silly, but if I let the kids paint sticks all week, they would). My kiddos love sticks, but what they love more is paint on […]

Balloon Arch Tutorial! – Set up and Take down!

Balloon Arch Tutorial! – Set up and Take down!

Ivy’s Birthday has come and gone, and we enjoyed every minute of it! I have discovered that the days right before a party are some of my favourite days ever. DAYS FULL OF CREATING!!! They are my dream days, and I love it!!!! Maybe I […]

DIY Wooden Floral Letter “I” Tutorial- Because I’s are Hard to Find!

DIY Wooden Floral Letter “I” Tutorial- Because I’s are Hard to Find!

If you have a kiddo with the name Ivy, Isla, Iris, Isabelle, or even Isaac or Ian this tutorial is for you! Really any “I” named person would love to have a wooden floral letter “I”… Right?!?! This freestanding wooden letter could be filled with […]


My Quilts

How to Add Pompom Trim to a Quilt – Baby Doll Quilt Tutorial!

How to Add Pompom Trim to a Quilt – Baby Doll Quilt Tutorial!

I decided to add a pompom trim to Ivy’s Mini Plus Sign Baby Doll Quilt Top! Why not try something different on a fun, cutsie, baby doll quilt… right!?!?! And for the backing I put her favorite yellow fleece fabric that I had left over […]

Mini Plus Sign Quilt Top Tutorial – Customized for a Baby Doll!

Mini Plus Sign Quilt Top Tutorial – Customized for a Baby Doll!

Mini plus sign quilt top tutorial, for all your favourite little girls and their baby dolls! This one is for my Ivy Lynn! Ivy will be turning 2 soon!!!! I know!!!! Just stop it!!! Stop growing up!!! She is a girl with a strong personality […]

Gingham Baby Quilt Top – Tutorial!

Gingham Baby Quilt Top – Tutorial!

If you are thinking of creating a quilt, but don’t know where to start, I have the perfect super-simple Gingham Baby Quilt Top Tutorial for you. This quilt top will quickly ease all your fears of quilting. And… although it is super simple to sew, I think the simplicity of […]

How To Bind A Quilt – Using the least amount of binding fabric – Tutorial!

How To Bind A Quilt – Using the least amount of binding fabric – Tutorial!

It is finally time to get this Diamond Quilt bound so that it can get some use. I don’t have much of the fabric that I want to use for the binding, so this tutorial will show you how to bind a quilt with the least amount […]

Checkered Quilt of Flowers! – Awesome Beginner Quilt Idea!

Checkered Quilt of Flowers! – Awesome Beginner Quilt Idea!

My second quilt ever! The Checkered quilt of flowers! Ohhhh, looking back at my old creations makes me smile. I have learned a bit since then about quilting, but I thought this is a great beginner quilt to share with you. It’s super easy to […]