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Friday, December 18, 2009

Ornament Wreath

This is now on my to-do list. Love it! Found it off of NannyGoat but the picture is from Eddie Ross.

Creative Wrapping

Here are some very creative wrapping ideas. Go to this site at The Children's Nest for the ideas.

Photo Blocks

Found this idea on Little Birdie Secrets and thought it was a great idea. She plans to give hers as gifts for the grandparents. Perfect idea! Go Here for the tutorial.

Snowman Toppers

Check out these awesome cupcake toppers at The Decorated Cookie.

Monday, December 7, 2009

More Card Displays

Here is another way to display all the cards you get during the holidays. Idea from Family Fun.

Holiday Card Holder

I found this off Family Fun. I like new ways to display all the fun cards we get at Christmas time.
Here is the Link.

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Homemade Ornaments

These are from Fantastic Toys Blog. She gives a tutorial and pattern. Go see them at Fantastic Toys

And here is a link for a cute applique ornament. Head on over to So September for the tutorial.

Blanket Sugglie

This would make a great gift for the kids. A warm fleece blanket that folds up into a pillow. Perfect! Find this blanket and tutorial on A Feathered Nest. Find the tutorial here: Blanket Snugglie

Cardboard Craft Wreath

I thought this was a fun wreath. Check it out at Elise Blaha handemade holidays. Cute! Here's the link. :)

Friday, September 25, 2009

Artwork Display

I have really been interested in making something like this for my kids stuff and am thinking of haning it in their rooms so that we can continue to display their stuff without it overflowing off the fridge. http://windmilllettering.blogspot.com/2009/08/super-saturdaytis-season.html

Family Tree Magnetic Board

Some people are just so creative! Love it! http://heartlandpaper.typepad.com/heartland_paper/2009/06/family-tree-magnet-board-on-studio-5.html

Monday, September 21, 2009

Picture Matching Book

So while blog hopping I came across another blog that I love. NannyGoat. So fun - here is an idea for a book where the kids can match the faces of people they love. What fun - I know my kids would enjoy this. http://littlenannygoat.blogspot.com/2009/05/picture-matching-book.html

Framed Bows

Another creative and great way to organize your girls hairbows. I love it! Found here off Nannygoat http://littlenannygoat.blogspot.com/2009/06/thats-spot.html

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Piggy Bank

My kids actually have their money stored in little water bottles. I love this idea! http://thechildrensnest.blogspot.com/2009/05/few-fun-things-to-keep-your-kids-busy.html

Dad Cake

Are you ever wondering what to do for Dad on Father's Day? Make him a Father's Day Cake or even Brownie. Brownies are our Dad's favorite. :) You could even have the kids help decorate. http://jas.familyfun.go.com/recipefinder/display?id=50245

Super Hero Towel Cape

I can't remember if I have posted this suger hero idea before, but here it is. Fun Idea! From Martha Stewart obviously...http://www.marthastewart.com/article/superhero-cape-towels-with-hosanna?lnc=ec04452be04c1210VgnVCM1000003d370a0aRCRD&backto=true&backtourl=/summer-fun?lnc=ec04452be04c1210VgnVCM1000003d370a0aRCRD&rsc=slideshow_holiday_fun&contentid=73a8fc3b3c7f0210VgnVCM1000003d370a0aRCRD#slide_41

Cute Tote

A Teacher Appreciation gift idea from Martha Stewart.

Fabric Covered Journals

Another fun one from Country Living.

Magnent Board

You see these everywhere, but I particularly love this one with the paper and white frame. I also love the idea someone had to put these in your kids room for all their artwork they bring home. That helps clear up the kitchen fridge clutter. This picture is off Country Living - http://www.countryliving.com/

Fabric Rocket

So creative - I can't believe someone made this. Love it! I know my boy would love it too! http://thelongthread.com/?p=308
I am teaching a preschool day about houses. This caught my eye. http://themcauleys.blogspot.com/2009/06/more-handmade-gifts.html

Travel Pillow


Super Hero Mask


Body Flip Book

I think this is such a fun thing to do with a little one. I know my kids would get a kick out of this. http://www.firstpalette.com/Craft_themes/People/Body_Flip_Book/Body_Flipbook.html

Lap Desk


Alphabet Bean Bags

Recycled Paper Beads

This looks like something fun I can do with my little girl. She is suddenly in love with necklaces. http://www.creativejewishmom.com/2009/07/recycling-crafts-rolled-paper-beads-and-necklaces.html

Pillow Doll House

Creation Station


Mod Podge Storage Box


Denim Baby Bibs


Monday, August 31, 2009

Comfy Skirt

This skirt and the link for the tutorial is on Little Birdie Secrets http://littlebirdiesecrets.blogspot.com/2009/07/super-simple-summer-skirt.html
cute isn't it.

Sunday, May 31, 2009

More Playhouse Ideas

I can't remember if I have posted these fun playhouses before. They are found on Craftsbury Kids. http://www.craftsburykids.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=4_15&products_id=36
Don't you wish you had one of these when you were a kid? I love them!

Saturday, May 23, 2009

PB & J

These peanut butter and jelly sandwiches off Family Fun are so cute. Cut with a cookie cutter and a bottle cap, then spread the peanut butter and jelly and add the top with the hole....so fun! http://jas.familyfun.go.com/recipefinder/display?id=50225&CMP=NL_NLC_7LittleThings_B_05_18

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Stroller Quilt

Have you ever heard of a stroller quilt? I haven't, but I love this idea. Go to Little Birdie Secrets where I found the info. Love it! http://littlebirdiesecrets.blogspot.com/2009/05/easy-stroller-quilt.html

Friday, May 15, 2009

Birthday Cakes

This is the cake I am probably going to make for my daughters birthday - found off the Kraft Food Site http://www.kraftfoods.com/kf/YourKids/BirthdayParties/CakesCakesCakes/MakeBelieveThemedCakes.aspx But check out some of the others - they are pretty cute as well.

These cakes below are from Better Homes and Gardens. They are so creative! http://www.bhg.com/recipes/desserts/cakes/birthday-cakes-for-kids-recipes/?page=15