Adorable DIY Project For Easter

By Lindsey Peers

Our friends at the Craft Studio show how to make a fun Easter Basket for spring

craft We love crafts in which you can take a common household item and recycle it into something amazing! Our friends at the Craft Studio are pleased to share this fun craft, just in time for Easter! This bunny mini-basket craft is easy for moms, inexpensive, and super cute!  You can use it as place setting for Easter dinner, or a special [more]

Top 10 Snow Day Crafts From Our Pinterest Boards

By Jodi Silberstein

Our favorite crafts from Pinterest to keep busy during winter weather!

It seems like every winter we run through the gambit of animated movies and family favorites during those too-cold-to-play-outside winter days. Unfortunately, that seems to be just about everyday this winter. Your yearly quota for animated movies was probably reached weeks ago...and it's only February. So how about a change of pace...turn off the TV and get crafty! We here at [more]

Let It Snow: How To Make Paper Snowflakes

By Mia Weber

Add creative flair to a holiday crafting staple with our step-by-step tips.

Photo by Christine Wei Photo by Christine Wei Nothing quite finishes up a holiday decorating job-well-done like homemade paper snowflakes. Whether you and your brood are experienced snowflake snippers or are making your first apprehensive folds and cuts, our handy guide is your key to keeping each flake festive and fun. Required Materials: Plain white paper cut into squares (any size will [more]

Tweekaboo App

By Samantha Varner

A memory-keeping app for parents

Manage your family’s memories with Tweekaboo, a free private social networking app that allows users to create online photo and video albums--think Facebook but with total personal control. Capture the most special moments in the life of your baby or toddler with Tweekaboo. You decide who has access to the content you upload to your Tweekaboo Diary, and, for the [more]

A Happy Harvest

By Samantha Varner

Kid-friendly Thanksgiving decor ideas for a festive holiday table.

pottery-barn_dishes Check out these décor pieces for your kids’ table—all as adorable as they are kid-friendly. 1. Personalized Plates: Customize this year’s place settings with monogrammed plates from Pink Wasabi Ink. A preppy palette and cute turkey graphic coincide with a child’s name or monogram for a one-of-a-kind keepsake on these BPA-safe melamine plates. $22, etsy.com/shop/PinkWasabiInk   2. Tabletop Turkeys: Pottery Barn Kids’ Thanksgiving [more]

Thanksgiving DIY Craft Project: Turkey Tom Place Card Holders

By Lindsey Peers

Make a terrific turkey place card holder for your Thanksgiving table with this project from the Craft Studio.

thanksgiving-craft_2 We turned to the artistic experts at The Craft Studio to give us the scoop of creating heartwarming DIY place card holders with your children to go with our harvest-inspired kids’ table picks. Materials: (Makes one turkey) Two Styrofoam balls (one 3” in diameter and one 1” in diameter), tissue paper (foliage hues  recommended), Mod Podge glue, foam brush, googley eyes, multi-colored [more]