A Simple DIY Advent Calendar You can Make During Naptime

Okay, okay. You’re probably rolling your eyes at the thought of doing an advent calendar with your toddler. I get it. You’re spending all your time just keeping your little angel from pulling the Christmas tree over. It feels like you don’t have time to implement any meaningful family traditions. Besides, he’s too little to participate in anything, let alone remember it. But hear me ... [Continue Reading]

DIY: Build a Baby Car Kit in 3 Easy Steps

Has this ever happened to you before? You're out running errands, when baby feels the urge to empty his tummy of everything he's ever eaten. Suddenly you find yourself in the bathroom, searching your bag for something to mop up your baby, yourself, your diaper bag, and the old lady he unloaded on at the grocery store. At the bottom of the diaper bag, you uncover, like an enthusiastic gold ... [Continue Reading]

Heather’s Favorite Holiday Pinterest Fails of All Time

Many of you already know this, but I'm Martha Stewart's worst nightmare. I'm not crafty, nimble-fingered, or artsy-fartsy.  (I may be the latter half of that phrase, or it could be the dogs.  Like I claimed.) I don't sew.  (Even buttons.) Glitter is a banned substance no amount of having-three-girls will overcome. I own a glue gun, but only because a friend pitied my kids and gave it to ... [Continue Reading]

Rockin’ Around the Felt Christmas Tree: A DIY Baby-Friendly Tree

It’s that time of year again!  There's a TON of things to do. Hang up your stockings...wrap all those presents...gulp gallons of hot chocolate...decorate your Christmas tree... ...and then keep your baby from destroying your Christmas tree. #amiright Yes, we all love to make the home warm and cozy and colorful at Christmas time. The atmosphere seems magical with twinkling lights ... [Continue Reading]

23 Parents Nailing the “Homemade Baby Costume” Thing

There are two types of parents in the world. Those who like to be crafty. And those who don't. I'm quite firmly entrenched in the second category.  I bought my first glue gun last month.  I'm 37. Why did I make this iconic purchase? Because my BLASTED sister introduced Isabella to the wonderful world of Creative Galaxy on Netflix and now my 5-year-old knows that things like googly ... [Continue Reading]

23 DIY Baby Costumes You Can Make for Under $5

  The scariest thing about Halloween is how it creeps up on you. There I am. Minding my own business and crusin' pleasantly through October when, WHAM! A costume headline hits my eyes in the checkout line and panic sets in. What the what?  I thought I had two weeks to figure that out?  Thus begins a mad-scrambled towards creative costumes that will stay true to my personal Say ... [Continue Reading]

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