How to Repair a Build a Bear

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Often the posts that I write are fun and crafty and are derived from a season or holiday or an activity that the kids and I are doing. Other times, like today, a post is born of sheer necessity. After what a three-year old boy would only describe as a disaster, I bring you How to Repair a Build a Bear. This specific repair is

DIY Wedding Hand Fans with Cricut

DIY Wedding Hand Fans with Cricut AD

This DIY Wedding Hand Fan project is a quick and easy way to learn the Cricut software with a lovely outcome. Thank you to Cricut for sponsoring today’s post. This post contains affiliate links. It’s almost wedding season! My husband and I have several weddings to attend this spring. He’s officiating a few, too, which is always special. We received our first “Save the Date”

DIY Tooth Fairy Pillow

DIY Tooth Fairy Pillow AD

This post was sponsored by Give Kids A Smile as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. My daughter started losing teeth quite early. She had lost her first few teeth before starting kindergarten and before I even had a chance to make her this cute DIY Tooth Fairy pillow for those initial teeth.

Easy Valentine’s Day Snack Mix for a Large Group

Easy Valentine's Day Snack Mix for a Large Group, children's church, Awana group, and more!

Are you looking for a simple Valentine’s Day snack recipe? Here’s an easy Valentine’s Day Snack Mix that is perfect for a large group! If you’re looking for other recipe ideas, head to the bottom of the page where I’m partnering with other bloggers to bring you a collection of Valentine’s Day recipes.  As a mom of four kids, I know how picky kids can

Skincare Gift Jar (with Snowflake Tag)

Skincare Gift Jar (with Snowflake Tag) AD

Winter often means dry, irritated skin. My mother-in-law, who washes her hands often at work, called me a few weeks ago, lamenting over her cracked fingers and dry skin. Today, I’m partnering with Vaseline® Intensive Care™ Essential Healing Lotion to create a Skincare Gift Jar for her to help combat the winter elements!   The jar is actually a cookie jar. Even wide-mouth mason jars were

How to Link Cricut Cartridges to Cricut Design Space

How to Link Cricut Cartridges to Cricut Design Space

Do you have a stack of Cricut cartridges that you used with a older model Cricut machine? Or maybe you received some in a Cricut mystery box? Here’s how to link Cricut cartridges to your Cricut Design Space account. This post contains affiliate links.  Recently, I shared my Cricut story and how I came to upgrade from an older model Cricut to the Cricut Explore

Easy Heart Mason Jar for Valentine’s Day

Easy Heart Mason Jar for Valentine's Day AD

Thank you to Rustoleum for sending me a box of paint and goodies to make this lovely easy heart mason jar for Valentine’s Day. This post contains affiliate links.  Mason jar crafts are one of my favorite projects. They are versatile, quick, and can be made for any holiday! Rather than adding a heart with a vinyl stencil, in this mason jar craft I’m using

30+ Valentine’s Day Projects to Make With the Cricut Explore

30+ Valentine's Day Projects to make with the Cricut Explore

Get prepped for Valentine’s Day with these 30+ Projects to Make with the Cricut Explore. This post contains affiliate links.  Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. One of the things that I adore about my Cricut Explore Air is that it makes creating a large variety of DIY projects and crafts SUPER easy. Are you a last minute crafter? The Cricut Explore is a

I’m Going to Give You a Bear Hug Children’s Book Review

I'm Going to Give You a Bear Hug Children's Book Review AD

Thank you to Propeller Consulting, LLC, for providing this book for my review and another copy for a reader giveaway. THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. All opinions are my own.  I feel so blessed that my boys LOVE for me to read to them. We have a daily story time and a bedtime story. I’m always on the hunt for sweet, calming books that are

Great Toy for Twins or Triplets: Skoolzy Shape Sorter

Great Toy for Twins or Triplets: Skoolzy Shape Sorter AD

Thank you to Skoolzy for sending me a Shape Sorter for me to review with my triplets. The Skoolzy Shape Sorter is a great toy for twins or triplets! All opinions are my own. This post contains affiliate links.  A few months ago, I wrote a post on 11 Great Gift for Building Fine Motor Skills in Preschool Aged Kids. After a year of occupational