Summer Camp: Nature Scavenger Hunt & Link Up Party!

Hey everyone! I’m Erin from How to Nest for Less! I’m pretty excited to be sharing one of my favorite outdoor activities with you today! Yes, it might be a little hot this summer, but it doesn’t mean you can’t have fun exploring the great outdoors! Take the kids out early morning or mid evening …continue reading

Summer Camp: Secret Agent Scavenger Hunt

secret agent scavenger hunt

My children, or should I say “secret agents”, attend year-round school. I absolutely love it and for the most part, they do too. They have 4 long breaks spaced throughout the year plus a Christmas break and an abridged summer vacation. By abridged, I mean that they get exactly 1 week off before they jump …continue reading

Summer Camp: Paper Beads

Hi Everyone – Lowri from PaperVine here. PaperVine is a fun, crafty blog packed full of great papercrafting ideas and tutorials with the odd kids craft and cooking tip thrown in! I live on a vineyard in Marlborough, New Zealand with my husband and three young children and I am thrilled to be a guest here at the …continue reading

Summer Camp: Wind Chimes

hi! i’m kim!  I blog over at a girl and a glue gun–i love my glue gun, my three kids, and i never capitalize my sentences and i’m super excited to party with you today! i know the key to a successful summer (ie not having to ship my kids off to boarding school) is to have …continue reading

Summer Camp: Strawberries and Lemonade Park Party

Hello, fellow campers! My name is Dawn of Not Just A Mommy! and I’m excited to join you today. I’m always looking for fun and inexpensive ways to celebrate the little things. Nothing says summer like strawberries and lemonade! What better way to celebrate than a day at the park with friends. I wanted to …continue reading

Summer Camp: Summer Sticker Surprises

Hi there.  I’m Lisa from MooreMinutes blog, where I share about creating beauty in everyday life. I’m extra happy to be here today as a Summer Camp Counselor and to share my Summer Sticker Surprises!! My girlhood memories of summertime were of snacking on apple slices and peanut butter, playing hopscotch and creating chalk sidewalk art, splashing …continue reading

Summer Camp: Time Capsule

Hello Design Dazzle Campers!!!  I am so excited to be your camp counselor for the day! My name is Jenn and I blog over at Clean and Scentsible.  I am a Mommy of two boys and work part time as a pediatric physiotherapist.  My blog is filled with organizational ideas, crafts, DIY projects and fun activities …continue reading

Summer Camp: Community Helpers Camp

Hi there, readers!!! As a teacher-turned-SAHM to two little’s, ages 3.5yr and 1yr, it seemed natural to me to come up with some fun and educational activities for my son to experience together with his budding friends. Thus, my bi-annual Summer Camp was born! When my son was 2, I invited 5 of his buddies …continue reading

Summer Camp: Perler Bead Bowls

perler bead bowl

Hi Campers! I’m Heidi from Mom’s Crafty Space, and I’m delighted to be back at Design Dazzle to participate in the Summer Camp series for the second year! Last Summer my three boys and I shared our tutorial for making rock candy, showed off our artistic side with sidewalk chalk paint, and  had a blast making marshmallow shooters. This …continue reading

Summer Camp: Backyard Movie Fun

Hello there! I am Kimberly from See Sew and Seedlings and I am SO excited to be a Camp Counselor. Thank you so much Toni for having me today!! One thing that I remember as a child was going to drive-in movies with my brother and parents. It was always so much fun. The night air, …continue reading

Summer Camp: 5 Minute Homemade Ice Cream

5 minute homemade ice cream

Hi Design Dazzle readers, I’m Holly from Paisley Petal Events and I’m excited to be a Summer Camp Counselor this year! I own an event planning business and have 3 crazy kids…all of which keep me very busy! On my blog I love to share unique inspiration for every occasion with my readers…you should stop …continue reading

Summer Camp: Bubble Art

Bubble Art! Hello! I’m Holly from Life as a Thrifter, and I’m so excited to share a super fun summer activity with you guys today! As a thrifter, I’m always on the lookout for a good frame. I happened to snag this one up for $3 at my thrift store. Talk about an amazing deal! …continue reading

Summer Camp: Red, Pearl & Blue Necklaces

I am so thrilled to be a Design Dazzle Summer Camp Counselor! I am Alexis and on my blog,  Jac o’ lyn Murphy (named for my children, Jack and Carolyn),  I write about parties, invitations, crafts, gifts, life. I try to take the every day and make it simple and fun. I love to Tie …continue reading

Summer Camp: Backyard Day at the Beach

Hello Design Dazzle Readers! I am Angie from Echoes of Laughter and I cannot tell you how thrilled I am to be here at Design Dazzle as a Camp Counsellor! Thank you so much to Toni and her team for inviting me to share some fun with you! I am honored and excited! I am …continue reading

Summer Camp: Fish Game

fish game

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

Summer Camp: Watercolor Word Art

Hi there!  I’m Kate from Chic on a Shoestring Decorating. I’m SO excited to be a Camp Counselor here at Design Dazzle Summer Camp! Over at Chic on a Shoestring Decorating you’ll find me decorating and DIY-ing on a shoestring budget.     Sometimes I have great successes and other times I have epic fails …continue reading

Summer Camp: Naturally Fun Bucket

Hello Design Dazzle fans!  I’m Mariah and when I’m not chasing around after my 3 kids I can be found at Giggles Galore, where I share my passion for party planning, crafts and of course giggles galore!  I am super excited to be a camp counselor this summer on Design Dazzle and have put together a …continue reading

Summer Camp: Picnic Basket

Welcome Campers! I’m Karyn from Sugar Swagger and I’m super excited to be a Summer Camp Counselor. Thanks, Toni! When I think of summer I think…PICNIC! And since my family recently moved to California’s Central Coast we take advantage of the great weather, beaches and parks by picnicking. I thought this was a perfect opportunity …continue reading

Summer Camp: Super Heroes Boredom Busters

I am so thrilled to be part of Design Dazzle’s Summer Camp!! I am Telisa from SugarTot Designs, a digi designer, a DIYer, a decorating addict, and a mommy to 3 busy boys who I like to call my “SugarTots”.  I hope you enjoy our latest Superhero craze with these boredom buster super powers.We like …continue reading

Summer Camp: Root Beer Float Playdough

root beer float play dough

Hello to all! We are so honored to be here with you today as one of  Design Dazzles 2012 Summer Camp Counselors!!!  Thank you for having us! We followed and loved last summers series, and this years summer camp is sure to be even more exciting and fun! Please allow us to introduce ourselves to …continue reading

Summer Camp: 10 Awesome Glow Stick Ideas

Summer Camp begins today! We are excited to share some amazing summertime ideas and projects for kids from our talented  Summer Camp Counselors!  Who doesn’t love glow sticks? Kids of all ages (including me) enjoy playing and lighting up the night with fun glow-in-the-dark sticks. They provide hours of endless entertainment. I’m sharing 10 awesome …continue reading