Crafts, Parties

LEGO Party

For my twin boys 3rd Birthday, we had a LEGO Party.  I wanted a theme that was colorful and represented something they both enjoy.  I took to Pinterest to create my board of different LEGO party ideas.  With the boys only being 3, I didn’t want to spend a lot of money on decorating the… Read More LEGO Party

Crafts, Recipes

LEGO Marshmallow Heads

LEGO Marshmallow Heads were one of the desserts at my twin’s 3rd LEGO Birthday party.  I worked on the LEGO Marshmallow Heads the night before the party with my mother in law and sister in law.  The marshmallows took a few practice runs to get them right.  The first couple of tries the marshmallows fell… Read More LEGO Marshmallow Heads

Crafts

LEGO Piñata

For our #trysomethingnewsundays I made a LEGO Piñata for my twin’s 3rd Birthday Party.  The LEGO piñata took a few hours and did require the paper mache to dry over night. Using supplies around the house, I was able to design a sturdy piñata shaped like a giant yellow LEGO that survived 19 kids hitting… Read More LEGO Piñata

Crafts

Father’s Day Cards

DIY Father’s Day Cards are an easy way for your little ones to make a gift for Daddy. This card was made for our #trysomethingnewsundays. Father’s Day  is usually quite easy at my house.  I’m fortunate that my husband is happy spending the day on his hammock, reading some comic books, and enjoying a tasty… Read More Father’s Day Cards

Crafts

Homemade Slime

For our #trysomethingnewsundays my 6 year old daughter wanted to try making, “slime”.  It’s been popular for a couple years but my daughter, who is in Kindergarten, just learned about it and wanted to try it.  I did a lot of research and read about the pros and cons of using borax.  With 3 little… Read More Homemade Slime

Crafts

Icing Cupcakes

A simple cupcake can be made beautiful with icing.  There are 4 large Wilton decorating tip that can be used to easily decorate your cupcakes like a professional baker.  For a couple years I sold sweets, and I was able to teach myself how to decorate cupcakes with a couple YouTube videos. Wilton 1M is… Read More Icing Cupcakes

Crafts

Butterfly Craft Project

My daughter’s Kindergarten class is currently learning about insects. A week ago we got a letter home saying that each child is required to create an insect to display during the end of the year open house.  I asked my daughter what insect she wanted to do and she said….you guessed it…”a beautiful butterfly”.  I… Read More Butterfly Craft Project

Crafts

Edible Jewelry

Edible jewelry, a delicious and fashionable form of jewelry A great craft for a kid’s party is candy jewelry making.  What’s better than to be able to make a craft and then eat it! The key is to buy or have items on hand with circles in it.  Cereals such as Fruit Loops and Cheerios… Read More Edible Jewelry