Thumbprint Cookie-oatmeal thumbprint cookies using any flavor of jelly. Perfect for a Christmas cookie or toddler snack.
The thumbprint cookie  is such a classic cookie.  I have memories of eating handfuls of them off the dessert table at Christmas.  We combined the thumbprint cookie with our toddler cookies and created this simple and delicious treat! Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This means if […]

Thumbprint Cookie Recipe ~ Easy Oatmeal Treats

This year change it up and make this easy chorizo stuffing for your holiday meal. Makes a great Thanksgiving side or have it for Christmas dinner!
If there’s one thing that every holiday spread needs it’s stuffing! The one thing about stuffing… Everyone makes it different. In the past we shared with you a tasty classic homemade stuffing recipe. While that is still a go to recipe for us, sometimes you just want to mix it […]

Easy Chorizo Stuffing ~A Fun Holiday Side Dish

Get your bathroom party ready with toilet paper rolls for your visitors. Your guests will love this quick tip! Super simple bathroom hack.
When it comes to preparing for guests, this little bathroom hack is a simple way to add a “wow” factor.  This trick comes from our Momma and we’ve loved it from the first time we saw it.  She gets her bathroom party ready by wrapping the toilet paper rolls for […]

Toilet Paper Rolls For Guests ~ A Simple Bathroom Hack

100 Etsy Christmas Ornaments-Holiday ornaments for kids, mom, dad, grandma, grandpa, baby's first, and everyone else on your gift list. From santa ornaments, snowman ornaments, angel ornaments, natural wood ornaments, metal ornaments, animal ornament, classic ball ornaments and more. All handmade by Etsy Shop owners.
We’ve scoured Etsy to find you the best Etsy Christmas Ornaments for everyone on your list! Every year our mom picked out a beautiful ornament and gave it to us in our stocking.  We love continuing this tradition with our kids.  Finding the perfect ornament can be tough, but you know […]

100 Etsy Christmas Ornaments ~ An Etsy Shop Gift Guide

DIY Christmas Garland. Simple rustic and natural garland made from gum balls, inexpensive Christmas ornaments, and burlap.
I love the look of rustic Christmas decor.  Something about the earthy browns mixed with the reds and greens that give our home a cozy feel.  I love placing cinnamon sticks and cloves around the house and creating a comforting place to curl up next to the Christmas tree with a […]

DIY Christmas Garland ~ With Natural Sweetgum Balls

Make this construction paper turkey craft this year! This Thanksgiving craft is going to be a favorite to make over and over!
This is the last of our 3 Twitchetts Turkeys! I think this Construction Paper Turkey Craft is my favorite! You can hang them or place them on the table. This one is for the older kids or even for yourself!Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” […]

Construction Paper Turkey Craft ~ Thanksgiving Fun!

This fine motor turkey kids craft is fun for all ages! This Thanksgiving day craft is fun to create and adds a cute flare to your windows or fridge for the season.
Halloween is almost here and we will all be switching gears soon to Thanksgiving! Now whether you are a big Thanksgiving fan or not, it’s fun to sneak a craft or two in for the holiday. This fine motor turkey kids craft can be done by little ones of all ages! […]

Turkey Kids Craft ~ Fine Motor Thanksgiving Fun!

Save a few jar lids to make these super cute button practice felt flowers! Fine Motor, Hand eye coordination, and a good skill to master for any kid.
Keeping little hands busy can often be a struggle. And while I usually don’t have a problem with a messy activity, sometimes you just want something simple to throw at them without the worry of cleanup coming later. You need to make yourself a couple of these button practice felt […]

Button Practice Felt Flowers

Handmade Gift Ideas for Children-A gift guide of unique kids gifts ideas from Etsy shops. Perfect gifts for Christmas, Hanukkah, Birthdays and any other gift giving celebration. Gift ideas for boys and girls.
This year, I headed to Etsy to find handmade gift ideas for children that will create memories and inspire imaginative play.  I had to share some of the amazing gifts that I found so that you can find that perfect gift for every kid on your gift list. Disclosure: Some […]

16 Handmade Gift Ideas For Children

Handmade Gift Ideas for Babies and Toddlers-A gift guide of unique baby and toddler gift ideas from Etsy shops. Perfect gifts for Christmas, Hanukkah, Birthdays, Baby Showers and any other gift giving celebration. Gift ideas for boys and girls.
My gift list is long this season.  The number of gifts for babies and toddlers that I need to purchase keeps growing and growing.  This year, instead of heading down the plastic filled isles of a box store, I’m heading to the handmade heaven of Etsy. Disclosure: Some of the […]

15 Handmade Gifts For Babies and Toddlers

Handmade Gifts Under $15-A gift guide of unique gift ideas from Etsy shops. Perfect gifts for Christmas, Stockings, Easter Baskets, Teacher Appreciation or to top of a baby shower gift. Gift ideas for boys and girls. moms and dads!
Throughout the year, little gift giving opportunities pop up.  From stocking stuffers to Easter baskets, Switch Witch baskets to Teacher Appreciation.  I combed through Etsy and found you some amazing Handmade Gifts Under $15.  Perfect to throw in a basket or finish off a baby shower gift. Disclosure: Some of […]

18 Handmade Gifts Under $15 For The Whole Family

Handmade Gift Ideas for Moms-A gift guide of unique women's gifts ideas from Etsy shops. Perfect gifts for Christmas, Hanukkah, Mother's Day and any other gift giving celebration.
I went window shopping.  But instead of window shopping in a store that I know hubby won’t walk into, I went window shopping at Etsy and found some amazing Handmade Gift Ideas for Moms. Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on […]

16 Handmade Gift Ideas for Moms

Learn through play with these fun Pipe Cleaner Crafts and Activities! From fine motor skills to letters and numbers you are sure to find something fun to do with your kids!
One of the best go-to mediums to pull out with little ones would have to be pipe cleaners. You can turn them into about anything, they are great for fine motor play, and the possibilities for play-based learning are endless! We have gathered some great Pipe Cleaner Crafts & Activities […]

Pipe Cleaner Crafts and Activities

This year for Halloween put out a Teal Pumpkin and stock up on some non-candy treats. Make Halloween fun for all kids!
As you know we love Halloween. From the costumes to the decorations it is just so much fun. We are big fans of non-candy gifts for many reasons, but The Teal Pumpkin Project is by far the most important one! When we were little our parents would always take our […]

The Teal Pumpkin Project

Sweet and Savory Pumpkin Seeds will become a staple of your holiday season.
Earlier this year I shared with you how we love to make brined pumpkin seeds… now I want to share with you a way to season them for the perfect combination of sweet and savory. We always make a batch of classic seeds, a mixture of sea salt and seasoning […]

Sweet and Savory Pumpkin Seeds

Next time you make a melted crayon pumpkin do it with this fun twist! Have a unique Halloween decoration that everyone will love. This fast and easy Halloween craft will become a favorite year after year.
Do you have a bunch of broken crayons at home? Have you seen all of the fun melted crayon pumpkins out there? Well, this one is a little different. A slight little twist to change it up and create a really neat effect. You also end up with a second […]

Melted Crayon Pumpkins With A Twist!

Make these tasty brined pumpkin seeds this year! With the addition of just one step, you will have perfectly crispy pumpkin seeds that everyone will love!
We love to carve pumpkins and we love our pumpkins seeds. This is another one of My Man’s specialties. A few years back he started to make Brined Pumpkin Seeds. We have never looked back!Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link […]

My Man’s Brined Pumpkin Seeds –

There is so many ways to have fun with robots! Robot crafts, activities, printables, and more!
We fully believe that play-based learning is the best way to teach your young children. As we write about in our book, The Undeniable Power of Play, we really encourage you to set up fun activities to let your child explore and develop through play. We have gathered some great […]

Fun with Robots Crafts & Activities for Learning