Easter Bunny Cupcake Toppers

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Back by popular demand, my friend Rani, from Lettering Delights (and creative-mind extraordinaire), is back today to share with us another fun creative idea just in time for Easter. Check out these ADORABLE Candy Melt Bunny Toppers: Get into the spirit of the holiday and make this special treat for that some "bunny" ... Continue Reading...

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Fun and FREE Easter Printables from Lettering Delights!

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I always love to do fun little holiday handouts for my children to share with family and friends, and these projects also make for fun and easy classroom and/or Sunday school projects for little ones. Rani, who is a designer for Lettering Delights (and creative-mind extraordinaire) shared with me these awesome printables ... Continue Reading...

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Easy Easter Chick Cookies

Easy Easter Chick Cookies Recipe

As usual, I find myself planning an event for the kiddos and I was scrambling to come up with a fun treat idea that they could make AND eat. This is a fun treat idea that also could serve as an activity for the kids. It takes very few ingredients, no baking (other than heating/melting the chocolate in the microwave), the ... Continue Reading...

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Fun April Fools’ Day Tricks to Play on Your Kids

April Fools Day Tricks

My son is an April Fools' Day baby... so we take the pranks pretty seriously around here. Here is a round up of some of our favorite "tricks" to play on the kids: 1) Move the stuffed animals. While the kids are sleeping, we moved all (and I mean ALL) stuffed animals out into the hall. This is NOT an easy task, but they ... Continue Reading...

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Hamburger Cookies Recipe

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My son's birthday is April Fools' Day ... which REALLY steps up the creativity needed for the birthday snacks that we bring to school.  I saw this idea for these hamburger cookies in magazine and we have tweaked and perfected them over the years,  and this year, we added the sugar cookie fries for a fun touch. AND I also ... Continue Reading...

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20 Delicious Easter Desserts

Delicious Easter Desserts

  Easter desserts are some of my favorite.  Such yummy candy! Who can resist a Peep or Cadbury Egg?  If you'd like to try a new sweet treat with your family I've rounded up my favorite goodies for you! 20 Delicious Easter Desserts   Carrots Patch Cookies - The Nerd's Wife Triple Lemon Cake - Life Love ... Continue Reading...

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25 Creative Easter Crafts

Creative Easter Crafts

Easter is coming and this is one of our favorite holidays.  There are so many cute and easy crafts and DIY ideas to make it even more fun for both moms and kids.  I put together a round-up of some of my very favorite Easter projects. Have fun with some new ideas this year! 25 Creative Easter Crafts   Easter ... Continue Reading...

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Easter Bunny Milk Jug Craft

Easter Bunny Milk Jug Crafts

Here’s a fun (and easy!) Easter Bunny Milk Jug Craft for you do to with your little ones this Easter! We have made these jugs for the past few years, and not only have we had a blast making them…but my kids love to store their Easter eggs in them! You will need: An empty milk jug, construction paper or foam sheets (I ... Continue Reading...

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Colorful Jell-O Cookies Recipe

Colorful Jell-O Cookies Recipe

Jell-o cookies are a big hit around here, and they are so bright and colorful that they add a fun touch to any event. They have a real zingy taste to them, especially depending on what flavor of Jell-o that you select. This recipe is SO easy, and my hubby and kids LOVE them! Ingredients: 3/4 cup of butter ... Continue Reading...

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Preschool Easter Bunny Crafts

Easter Bunny Craft

I love to come up with creative craft projects for each holiday, and this is one of my favorites. I came up with this idea for Preschool Easter Bunny Crafts when I was put in charge of a holiday party for a group of preschoolers. Clearly, it actually works for many age groups, but it's perfect for the younger kids because ... Continue Reading...

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Easy Homemade Play Dough: Valentines Gift Idea

Valentine Play Dough

Easy Homemade Play Dough: Valentines Gift Idea I haven't shared this recipe in awhile, and it is one of our favorites, so I thought that I would share again for those you that might not have seen it. My kids LOVE this play dough, and honestly ... this is a great alternative to giving candy. You could even attach a cut ... Continue Reading...

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DIY Valentine Box Craft: Upcycled Oatmeal Container

Valentine Box Craft

DIY Valentine Box Craft: Upcycled Oatmeal Container My daughter's assignment this weekend was to make a Valentine's Day box for her 1st grade classroom. We used an empty oatmeal container, and it turned out to be SO easy, and fun!  I thought I would share our experience in case you are looking for ideas as well! First ... Continue Reading...

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15 Valentine’s Day Class Party Crafts & Activities

Valentine's Day Class Party Crafts and Activities

  My kid are getting excited for their Valentine's Day class parties this year and so am I! I love to help out with the planning and contribute some food, games, and crafts.  I've been digging for some great craft ideas and came up with a bunch to share with you. Valentine's Day Class Party Crafts & ... Continue Reading...

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3 FREE Printable Valentine’s Day Cards!

Free Printable Valentines

My kids are getting excited to exchange Valentine's Day cards with their friends, and I think that it's so much funner to come up with unique homemade ideas and get a little creative. My kids love the process and it's so much easier and less pricey to do it this way. I have created three free printables that are perfect ... Continue Reading...

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Valentine’s Day Trail Mix Bar: Class Party Activity!

Valentines Day Party Mix

Are your kids having Valentine's Day parties in their classes? Mine are!  I'm planning this super easy and really fun Valentine's Day Trail Mix Bar both as an activity for the class and snacks for the kids. Set up bowls of the ingredients of your choice (I'll give you some ideas below, but get creative!) and stick a ... Continue Reading...

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