Category Archives: let’s get crafty

backdrops for babies

backdrops for babies
Everyone loves taking pictures of their kids, but let’s be honest: having a nice background for those photos bumps them up from a 9 to a 10. Try some of these fun, handmade, easy backdrops and get professional-quality photos for a fraction of the price! Any little one can help with this — have them choose their favorite color and help paint the backdrop! You’ll get a unique and sweet backdrop, and it gives .

unique & awesome bookshelves you can build yourself

unique & awesome bookshelves you can build yourself
Check out these awesome, unique, DIY bookshelves, and maybe even build your own. Organize and showcase your book collection, whether you have a few favorites or an entire library.   Here’s a small space solution for your growing library, or the perfect spot to stash magazines and organize paperwork.   Recycle old skateboards and turn them into shelves for under $20!   Take an old wooden ladder apart and attach it to the wall for a .

diy backyard water games all summer long

diy backyard water games all summer long
Cool off this summer with these six water fun ideas. These easy DIY’s are sure to bring a splash to your summer!   Pool noodles that can shoot water over 30 feet?! Hello, summer play fun! Needless to say, your kids will LOVE this new backyard sprinkler.   Go fishing…with a toddler spin!  This can be a blast and it also can help focus your little one primarily on hand-eye coordination and fine motor control! .

glitter crafts that are sure to sparkle & delight

glitter crafts that are sure to sparkle & delight
Looking for some sparkly DIY craft ideas you can make with glitter? Fun, fun, fun! We love glittery do-it-yourself ideas and are excited to share some of our favorites with you! Nothing better than a “fancy” mason jar! Aren’t these perfect for an engagement party, shower or wedding? Love! Here’s a really quick and easy (and cute!) DIY project and perfect for a last minute handmade gift. You can get such sweet little succulents at the .

father’s day letters he’ll remember forever

father’s day letters he’ll remember forever
The countdown to Father’s Day is on, and if you’re looking for a last-minute gift that’s lovable and funny, look no further than these free printable Dad Libs!   When dad opens up this gift not only will he be transported back to his childhood days, but he and the whole family will be rolling on the floor laughing at the funny story that comes from his kids!   No need to guide the .

Easy DIY Printables For Teacher Gifts

Easy DIY Printables For Teacher Gifts
Want to give a teacher a gift that is super easy and that you know the teacher will LOVE? With the end of the school year just a few short weeks away, we decided to help you find some easy and cute gift idea’s to give your child’s teachers!Just print out one of these customizable tags and attach it to a simple gift like this darling berry bowl.We love this lip balm card free printable. This cute .

Make Pretty Paper Flowers for Mother’s Day

Make Pretty Paper Flowers for Mother’s Day
DIY flowers are a great way for kids to create a colorful and memorable Mother’s Day gift with low-cost craft supplies and just a little bit of time. Show her how much you love her with a handmade flowers by trying one of our fun & easy crafts for Mother’s Day! Before you throw away your empty egg cartons, consider saving them too make egg carton flowers in a vase. If you happen to be looking .

cute and creative wedding shower decorations

cute and creative wedding shower decorations
A wedding shower can and should be fun — after all, it’s an excuse to gather with friends, throw a party, and celebrate the soon-to-be newlyweds. If you’re hosting a wedding shower and need some creative and personalized ideas, read on for our top picks.Let party-goer’s fill a memory jar instead of signing a guest book to leave special notes for the bride and groom.Give the bride- and groom-to-be some newlywed date night ideas. .

ultra-cool upcycled plastic bottles

ultra-cool upcycled plastic bottles
DIY recycling projects are always cool, especially when you can turn your trash into something new and useful. Check out these 6 cute crafts, so cute it’s hard to believe that they’re made out of an empty plastic water bottles.Organize your kids art table by making these cute zipper containers to store art supplies.Decorate your campsite by hanging these colorful wind spirals made from water bottles.Keep it pretty – cut off the tops of empty bottles and make .

Whimsical Ways To Decorate Your Easter Eggs

Whimsical Ways To Decorate Your Easter Eggs
What a fun way to decorate Easter eggs – with a Sharpie marker! There are bold, to thin tips in Sharpies nowadays and you can easily use the variety of colors as well. Check out some fun, yet easy ways to decorate your eggs this year…Create random designs and little doodles – gems, triangles, hash marks, lines, and curly q’s.Make your own retro style Easter eggs featuring everyone’s nursery rhyme favorite.Try these simple designs .