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Parenting

Okay Fine, I’m the Messy Parent

You know how you see those posts on social media from moms sharing their house-cleaning woes? The ones where their husband’s dirty socks didn’t make it all the way to the hamper or where they leave their husband with the kids only to come home to paint on the dog and teetering dishes in the […]

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DIY Dollar Store Trophies For Fun Family Events

Let’s face it – games become much more real when there’s a trophy to win…or anything to win for that matter. Whether you’re planning a game night, family reunion or just want to surprise someone with a goofy gift, these Dollar Store trophies are a quick and easy DIY project! Pick up random trinkets for […]

Food

Fresh and Simple Baked Stuffed Apples for Dessert

Apple picking is one of our favorite fall activities. The only trick to apple picking is using up all the apples when we come home because we tend to pick more than we need. We keep some for lunches and apple pie in a jar, and we always keep plenty on hand to make our favorite dessert, […]

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DIY Galaxy Seed Bead Earrings With Jackets

Things have gone galactic in my house. We’ve got galaxy t-shirts, we’ve made galaxy slime and galaxy jars, and we have plenty of stars and planet iron-patches and celestial stickers. I don’t know when my daughter’s love of all things space kicked into high gear, but here we are. When she paints her toe nails, […]

DIY Crafts for Mom

DIY Travel Coffee Mug For Chilly Fall Mornings

While I love the summer, I for one am pretty pumped to trade in my iced tea for something hot and pumpkin-flavored! Feeling the same way? There’s something about the season of boots and scarves, falling leaves and hot coffee, that’s extra magical. So I thought an easy DIY to celebrate it all was totally […]

DIY Crafts for Mom

2 Ways to DIY Gorgeous Leather Earrings

Fall is on the way, and there’s nothing more fun than switching up your accessory game with the changing of the seasons! Now, I’m not just talking boots and scarves here (although I love boots and scarves as much as the next person). I’m talking about getting your DIY on and creating something entirely new. […]

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12 DIY Back-to-School Locker Decorating Ideas

One of the coolest perks of entering middle school or high school is getting your own school locker. Not only is it your own secure space to store school supplies, but it’s your own private space to decorate exactly the way you want to. And this goes beyond simple stickers and plain magnets. From stylish […]

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Make A DIY Hair Clip And Rock The Season’s Hottest Hair Trend

After scrolling Instagram, I think it’s safe to say, hair clips, bobby pins, and barrettes are the top hair accessories of the season. I’ve seen hair clips in a variety of sizes decorated with pearls, resin, bows, metallics and even bejeweled. The 90’s are coming back with a bang, or in this case, a clip. […]

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Upgrade a Simple Pencil Box With This DIY Hack

Back-to-school is one of the best times of the year! Fresh binders, sharpened pencils, and the promise of an exciting year ahead always get me totally pumped, whether or not I’m actually the one headed back to school. My favorite thing used to be choosing a pencil box — you had to find just the […]