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Christmas crafts to make with Popsicle sticks!

Today i’m over at Sugar bee crafts whipping up some snowflakes from popsicle sticks (My cute cousin made some and they were so cute we had to make some of our own!) but buy those sticks in bulk! There are so many fun crafts you can make with them.. (cue roundup) source source source source […]

Snowman snacks…

For some reason (okay..olaf reason) I am so diggin on snowman (or snowWoman) this year!   And so…the snowman snack was born. like a trail mix bar–you let each kid have a little bag (you can find cute treat bags at the dollar store!) and then they add a spoonful of whatever they want to […]

Paint chip christmas garland! kid craft!

okay..i know paint chips hit was a RAGE a few years ago…basically….everything to anything was made or decorated with them! why? cause they are colorful…and free. But my kids are going to be home for two weeks this christmas break!! two weeks! AND I have to find ways to keep them busy! and these christmas […]

Do you want to build a snowman–olaf card

so…a couple days i posted this fun olaf game…. and after the game was played…i had all these pieces staring at me.   and I totally though…You can make an adorable olaf card!!! just print out these…and cut out… take a card and cut out a window ….then add olaf pieces into a bag and […]

why soap is the only present you need this Christmas!

i was at the mall yesterday. (my bad.) for some reason I thought it would be fun to take the kids in the hustle and bustle. I mean nothing feels more like christmas than standing in some lines. I did at some point tell one or more of my children that if they touched one […]

Christmas shoutouts!

I LOVE this time of year. EVERYTHING about it…and I only say that cause my Christmas shopping is 99 % done! ha! I like to do a Christmas themed shoutout every year…(go here for last year and HERE for the year before!) and scroll down to see 2014! enjoy!      hoosier handmade  lolly jane […]

Do you want to build a snowman? Frozen Olaf game and printable.

okay. we love olaf. we love warm hugs. and we love frozen! yup..i know you do to0… and you WANT to build a snowman!! I’ve got this super fun game for you all!!! we love it. so much! you can play this a couple different ways! you can print of these….have kids cut out the […]

free printable–cause holidays are crazy.

! I love love love this time of year! I adore the holidays. But let’s face it… A week before Christmas and I have bald spots and my house looks DESTROYED (I always seem to think I can diy it all. Maybe one year I’ll learn!) Anyways—the moral is this: the holidays are crazy. And […]

diy minecraft ornament

okay. so you know I give my kids ornaments EVERY year. I found a wood chandelier for eldest daughter…an elsa for the youngest…and I knew I wanted to get my son a minecraft one…cept no minecraft one was to be found.   so i slapped on my craft gloves and diyed one!!! I got the printable […]

what to do with christmas cards–after christmas.

i always feel guilty throwing away christmas cards we get… so much thought..time and effort…money. but the pile gets HUGE fast! and I love seeing everyone’s cute faces and how they change year after year!!! For the cards with no pictures… I thought how fun to upcycle into tags…you can even use the words from […]

wood slice themed shoutouts

I have LOVED the wood slice trend!!! Here are so many fun ideas to get you loving them too!!! go..get inspired!!! sugar bee crafts frenchie wraps girl loves glam   becoming martha design sponge   craftaholics anonymous crafting in the rain  tik kido country living strawberry chic source wood grain cottage   First year of […]

white elephant gifts (round 2) and some game ideas!!! (with free printables!)

I said it last year…and i will say it again…white elephant gifts are the best kind of presents to buy! i puffy heart them!  Iwrote up a post of ideas HERE last year edited to add: Round up 3 is HERE     Before I get to the uber fun games and free printables…i thought i […]

christmas ornaments tradition!

first…I wanted to tell you where I got about half my christmas shopping done at! Zulily!   I love them! They have great varieties of everything! Truly something for everyone! and I don’t know about you..but Frozen stuff is SCARCE in my small town…and zulily has a ton of it! and Right now they have […]

Putting the Christ back in Christmas!

Hello December….glad you here…but holy. you came upon us FAST!!! I have really been struggling this Christmas season. Lemme explain. I just feel like my kids have been so ….ugh! I mean UGH! You know what i’m talking about (hopefully you do so I’m not alone in this battle!) I just feel like they are […]