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Popular lifestyle blogger, Design Mom, share how to make these simple Salt Dough Easter Eggs, then hang them from a branch in a vase to create an easy, beautiful Easter Tree. Click here now for the step by step tutorial and the best salt dough recipe!
These birdseed ornaments are really easy to make! They look amazing and they might even look complicated, but don't let it fool you - They're super simple! I ended up calling them 'bird cookies' with the kids because it's kind of what they look and feel like. So when our birdseed ornaments were done, we went outside and hung our 'bird cookies' on the trees and bushes in the backyard. The kids had a blast! I don't know why, but I get a little giddy when I see birds in the backyard eating the…
Salt Dough Handprints - The Imagination Tree
I thought it was about time we did some salt-dough model making so I dug out the easy-peasy ingredients. I drew a little visual recipe list so that it would be easier for C to understand what we were doing (she loved it!) And we got busy measuring and stirring and mixing and mixing and...Read More »
Tea Light Snowman Ornaments
These tea light snowman ornaments are really easy to make and they look ADORABLE! Who would have thought you could make such a cute Christmas ornament just by using dollar store tea lights?! When you turn on the tea light the 'flame' becomes the snowman's carrot nose! Talk about adorable! The full tutorial is on the next page! My mom never let us burn candles when we were growing up - at least, not unless it was a holiday, and they were sitting on the dining room table fully attended while…
DIY L.O.L Doll Furniture out of Popsicle Sticks
We are currently in isolation, but not at our own home. When we got to our current location, I had to think about what kind of crafts my daughters and I would enjoy using while not spending alot of money. Ideally, whatever craft we made could serve dual purpose as a gift, storage, home decor, or a toy. I decided on canvases, paint, brushes, felt, glue gun, beads, cording, and popsicle sticks which we purchased online and shipped to the house. My daughter loves LOL dolls and luckily, we have…
DIY: Cinnamon Ornaments
I first made these ornaments when I was a kid/pre-teen. My Auntie Beth gave my mom the recipe & we made them as gifts one Christmas. I'v...
Valentine Monster Alphabet and Sight Word Game
Reviewing letters and sight words can often feel like a redundant and boring activity for preschoolers, but it doesn't have to be that way. There are so many simple ways to turn learning about the