Blast Back To School with FREE Printables!

Starting a new school year is always such an exciting time! I don’t know if your child is like mine, but Dashell’s been begging to go back to school all summer. And with his new school year just around the corner, it’s definitely the perfect time to mark this milestone with a little celebration!    …continue reading

Summer Camp: Fish Game

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Fish Game! Growing up, I remember spending many a day with my dad fishing. Of course, when I say “day,” I mean 20 minutes or so before I got bored, hot, tired…and the list goes on…and went and played with the worms. Even with all the complaints, I loved to fish as a kid. Since …continue reading

Strawberry Themed Valentine Printable {Free}

Strawberry themed Valentine printable

Teacups can be purchased at thrift shops for cheap. Sanitize teacups and use for gift giving containers. Children’s school teachers need a valentine too! Free Valentine printable, “To a Berry Sweet Valentine Have a Berry Sweet Day!” Easy and simple Valentines to create for your very own kids, kids friends and teachers! I’ve included several …continue reading

30 FREE Christmas Printables

Free printable to make Christmas masking tape 30 FREE Christmas Printables! Need any last minute printables? Here’s a wonderful collection of ideas to print out – tags, thank you cards, decor, angel printable, mailing labels, holiday messages, cards and more. I love Brooklyn Limestone’s Naughty or Nice printable tag Jingle Bells – various colors   …continue reading

Christmas Printables: How to Create 15 Different Looks From 4 Labels

Thank you to  Kiki Creates who created these awesome Homemade with Christmas Love labels for our 100 Ideas of Christmas Wonderful series. I had so much fun creating 15 various looks with 4 different labels. I used what I had on hand (except the white food containers) to come up with several different options.   …continue reading

Free Printable: Place Mats For Picky Eaters

Free printable place mats for kids designed by Christina from Christina Williams (style, craft and life with kids blog).  These place mats help kids who are picky eaters or kids who need to become a little more engaged in the foods they eat at mealtime. Christina explains, “Are you lucky enough to have a picky …continue reading

Freebie Printable: Retro Vintage Alphabet Cards

I can’t believe these cutie pie retro feel alphabet cards are FREE!  The Homemade Home is offering these to print for no money at all!! So wouldn’t these cards make a great framed print also??   These cute little printables are found at The Homemade Home.                            …continue reading

Family Movie Night: Ideas and Planning Tips

Image Family movie night is an easy night to plan and can be a fun tradition to start for your family – even teens can get into a family movie night. It is a great way to bond with your kids and start a new tradition.  Make it a monthly or weekly event or even …continue reading

Snowman Soup: Free Label

Snowman soup is a kid-friendly gift to make for friends, neighbors, etc. What is Snowman Soup? It’s hot chocolate mix! These packages of Snowman Soup along with cookie dough rolls were given to our friends last year for Christmas. Most people enjoy a good cup of Snowman Soup and it’s also a yummy treat to …continue reading

Make Your Own “Scratch-Off” Father’s Day Card

Have you ever wondered how to make a scratch off card – kind of like a scratch off lottery ticket? Well – now you can! I’ve included a free down loadable card for Father’s Day and also instructions on how to make scratch off stickers for the card. I came across the idea and instructions …continue reading

Free Printable Teacher Card

Thanks to Janna for the super cool teacher thank you card and tag!! To print out the free teacher card printable go here. Laurie from Tip Junkie sent me this very cool idea!

Strawberry Shortcake Party Ideas

I made this faux strawberry shortcake “cake” as the centerpiece for a SS party theme several years ago. Easy to do – purchase a Styrofoam base, silk flowers and fake strawberries. I glued roses all around the base and top. Add strawberries and tie ribbon around the middle of the cake. Sparkle tulle was added …continue reading

Smorgasbord of Creative Party Invitations!

Adorable invitations from happypapers. Take a look at the amazing collection of Creative Party Invitations! From sweet to chic, you will want to throw a party just so you can use them!   more adorable invitations, birthday sets and partyware from happypapers Sweet princess invitation from A Little Loveliness Alice in Wonderland “read me” invitation …continue reading

Valentine Free Printables!

Valentine cello toppers are a great idea – it’s like getting a valentine and a treat in one! Kim from The Celebration Shoppe is offering the free valentine printables. There are two styles to choose from – dinosaur and owl. This can be a fun project to make with your kids – but remember Valentines …continue reading

Memorable Mealtimes

Cher from Love Actually has such a fun site about creative romantic ideas on a budget!! Here are her ideas for making mealtime fun… “Family Dinner can be a great time to press pause on our lives and enjoy time talking and catching up. Sometimes, however, nit-picking and petty arguments turn “family dinner” into a …continue reading

FREE Christmas Printable!

The Celebration Shoppe made these free printables as a thank you for the past year to their readers. The “BELIEVE!” printables collection includes: Silver B-E-L-I-E-V-E-! cupcake picks Silver cupcake wrappers Red & White BELIEVE! Snowflake cupcake picks Red & White Snowflake cupcake wrappers (NOTE: Designs can also easily be converted into gift tags and a …continue reading

The Birthday Carnival Is In Town!

Kara from Kara’s Party Ideas knows how to plan a party! And she knows how to make an entrance – a party entrance that is!! As soon as you pull up to the party – you know it will be spectacular when you see this balloon entrance and this… and this! What a great way …continue reading

Back To School Routines – Free Downloadables!

When I had little ones, the back to school routines were sometimes the hardest part for me. Amy from Living Locurto designed these free printable cards to help with the kid’s morning routine. Perfect for a preschooler or young elementary school aged child. Choose cards for boys or girls. Simple design will make it easy …continue reading

Howdy, Partners! It’s a Cowboy Party!

I absolutely love this invitation! Designed and created by Christina Hutchison for her friend, Amy. This is such a fun, never-to-be-forgotten birthday invite! Christina describes the process to make the invite: “The invitations are fairly easy to make. I used plain old word document to design them. My friend had the cowboy picture taken of …continue reading

Playtime Door Hanger

Okay, so I’m one of those mean moms. I use to make my children practice the piano before they went out to play. Yes, my son would see his friends playing outside from our living room window while he practiced (complete torture). I’m such a mean mom! The neighbor kids conveniently always knocked on the …continue reading

Celebrating Harry Potter

In celebration of the new movie release Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, I’ve included some fun ideas for a Harry Potter party. Wouldn’t his flying blue car be a hit at a Harry Potter party? Fun, fun photo op!! Some very good art skills would be required to paint the moon and car – …continue reading