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Five Fun Outdoor Projects For The Family

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No matter what the season, there’s nothing better than spending some quality time outdoors with your family. One of the best ways to enjoy time in your backyard is beginning a project. Not only will the whole family love getting involved, but you can also save a lot of money by working on things yourself. Here’s just five fun ways to add something nice to your backyard. 1. Refurbish your deck Every backyard needs an attractive, even slab of concrete. {Read More}

Backyard Fun and Games: Five Easy Weekend Projects Your Kids Will Love

The days are beginning to get warmer and longer, and now is the perfect time to begin planning ahead for a backyard weekend landscaping project. According to a Cincinnati landscaping company, if you’re like most homeowners, you tend to clean up the yard every spring, add a few new flowerbeds, maybe plant some grass and call it a day. Have you ever thought about doing something a little more fun? By starting a fun, creative backyard landscaping project you can create {Read More}

Keeping Kids Creative ~ Step2 Creative Projects Table Giveaway

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The last week of September has been Nationally designated as “Keep Kids Creative Week”. While this week is often celebrated in schools with many fun activities to help stimulate kid’s creativeness, parents can also take advantage of this week to do some really fun things at home. Many parents struggle with finding time to fit creativity in but there are lots of products out there to help us with getting those creative juices flowing. Mama-Nibbles and Life With Two Boys {Read More}

33 Homemade Holiday Gifts

33 Handmade Holiday Gifts

If you are trying to save money this holiday season, but you want to give your friends and family something special as a gift then this list of 33 Handmade Holiday Gifts is perfect for you. Not only does this list contain great unique upcycled items, but it contains some unique holiday ornaments, fun no sew projects and great additions to any home or office. With gifts for mom, dad and even grandma on this list, you will be able {Read More}

25 DIY Gifts For Women

25 DIY Gifts For Women

Every year we struggle to come up with a unique gift for that woman in our life that seems to have everything. This list of 25 DIY Gifts For Women is perfect for any woman on your list. Not only do you have fun pretty things like infinity scarf, wine bottle holders and coasters, but you also have things that appeal to moms with picture memories and more. Creating a fun and personalized gift for the women on your holiday {Read More}

Roul’Pat Non-Stick Workstation Review & Giveaway

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I am a baker at heart. I love all things cookies, cakes and breads. I guess that is the reason for my girlish figure! All jokes aside, one of the things I struggle with the most is prep and more specifically the prep surface when making sticky items such as crusts, dough and biscuits. So how nice it was for Silpat to send over a Roul’Pat and more just in time for holiday cooking. The Roul’Pat by definition is a non-stick {Read More}

After February Custom Printables for the Holidays and Beyond

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Anyone who knows me knows that I love to entertain.  I am also a fan of tying a theme together through any party or event if possible.  When I found out about After February, I knew I had to give it a try for my sister in law’s upcoming baby shower. After browsing through many of the amazing designs, I was sad I did not know about this shop prior to some of the parties we just threw for our {Read More}

Edit like a pro with StyleWriter 4 + 7 winner Giveaway

StyleWriter 4 Giveaway

If you do much writing for work, personal business or as a career, you know how important it is to make sure your written word is fluent, grammatically correct and flows well.  Even if you have great ideas, sometimes it can be difficult to come up with the right words, but mostly even the best writers need a little help with proofreading from time to time.  StyleWriter 4 is the perfect addition to your office to help you become the {Read More}

How To Juggle Working At Home With Kids In Summer

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If you are one of us who works from home, you understand the approach of summer vacation is one of fear and difficulty.  You love the sounds of your kids home, the fun trips to the beach and of course the vacation as a family.  The problem lies n How To Juggle Working At Home With Kids In Summer.  They want to go constantly and do something, and you need to concentrate on your work.  We have come up with {Read More}

Interview With Children’s Show Creator Angela Santomero

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I had a chance to sit down and chat with the creator of a few of the most popular cartoons in the US and discuss her newest projects.  Angela Santomero is the mastermind behind the television shows: Blue’s Clues, Super Why, and Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.  As I prepared, I sat down in my thinking chair to think, think thiiiiiiink (but more on ridiculously catchy songs later) and ask her about Creative Galaxy and the new children’s shows exclusive to Amazon Prime. Shows created by {Read More}

Cloud B Dragon Twilight Buddy Giveaway {Canada Only}

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Twilight Buddies™ are ultra-cuddly friends that help ease children’s fear of the dark by projecting a starry night sky onto bedroom ceilings and walls. Hidden within the soothing starry projection are the moon and 3 constellations! Little ones find instant soothing companionship with the fun and cuddly animal collection that can travel with them wherever they go. Features: Cuddly companion projects a starry night sky Eases fear of the dark Projects actual star constellations Light timer and features 45 minute {Read More}

Watch Doozers on Hulu starting April 25! + Hulu Plus Giveaway

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Doozers is the first Hulu Original for kids! The CGI animated preschool series comes from The Jim Henson Company (Dinosaur Train, Sid the Science Kid) and DHX Media (Yo Gabba Gabba, SuperWHY!). Watch Doozers on Hulu at http://hulu.tv/i7M. The animated preschool series DOOZERS focuses on four Doozers kids, a team of best friends who live in Doozer Creek, a fantastical, modern, and eco-friendly community. Dubbed “the Pod Squad,” Spike, Molly Bolt, Flex, and Daisy Wheel bounce from one fabulous kid {Read More}

Remodeling To A Greener Home

A Greener Home

What is it is about spring that causes people to suddenly want to deep clean and remodel their homes? Perhaps it’s the way that spring, with its blooming flowers and new baby animals that makes you feel like starting anew. Or perhaps it’s simply that after being cooped up in the house all winter, watching Netflix, by the time Spring rolls around you feel a burst of energy as the weather gets nicer and you come out of hibernation mode. {Read More}

Mr. Peabody & Sherman Home Depot Kids Workshop Announcement + Mr. Peabody & Sherman Giveaway

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Have you heard? Mr. Peabody and Sherman will be the theme for the next Home Depot Kids Workshop on March 1. Now if you have never attended one of these events with your children, I can tell you that you are missing out one some fun and creative moments. The kids get to get in their and build something with their own hands. I don’t know about you but my three sure enjoy bringing projects to life. Also before I forget, the workshop {Read More}

How to Build a Simple Toy Chest

How to Build a Simple Toy Chest DIY

If you’re interested in building a unique toy box for your child to store playthings in, look no further. For those who are already confident with DIY tasks, a more complex design might be worth considering. This simple guide will show you how to construct 3ft by 2ft toy chest. What Will I Need? –          Seven pieces of plywood, measuring half an inch in thickness –          Two gas struts –          18 chipboard crews –          Two 95 degree concealed hinges –          {Read More}