August 1, 2019

Shadow portraits are a great fun activity for many ages! We had lots of fun making our portraits and I love how gorgeous and unique they turned out. 

We taped a large piece of watercolor paper (we used 18"x24") to a wall (or glass door in our case) using masking ta...

July 17, 2019

I recently updated my daughter's room to give her lots of options to display the new art that she is constantly creating. She LOVED the different clips to hang up her new pictures and immediately started making new signs that she can hang up. As you can see here, she w...

June 12, 2019

Our 2 year old has been loving the new Baby Shark song by Pinkfong and I thought it would be fun to have a Baby Shark themed party. It was really easy to do and required pretty minimal decorations. The only thing I bought (other than food) were the blue balloons from t...

May 15, 2019

Challenge:  Keep the kids busy for 1 hour indoors for $1.

Challenge Accepted!

How: With a DIY car track made with a roll of masking tape from the dollar store and some cardboard. 

Lena and I had lots of fun making a car race track together with some cardboa...

April 24, 2019

I had fun making DIY signs for a recent wedding in Portland. The bride and groom have a laid-back, hip Portland style and I wanted something to match that aesthetic. These signs were super easy and it was great to be able to customize the chalkboard signs with chalk....

April 2, 2019

Did you know that you can easily write with white chocolate? I was pretty excited when I discovered this. 

Here is a video of a quick and easy way to make customized cupcake decorations or fun little treats for the kids. You can make it any color you like with food colo...

February 15, 2019

Do you guys remember Shrinky Dinks? We recently rediscovered them and have been loving making custom fun necklaces for ourselves and as gifts. I made 2 handwritten kids name necklaces for myself and Lena has been loving making unicorn necklaces for her friends. 

We used...

February 12, 2019

Here is a super easy and fun little tutorial of how to make a modern 3D artwork for your place. I used a piece of wood board, a pencil and a sharpie, but you can of course use any materials that you have around!

VIDEO:

The process and finished look:

January 31, 2019

This is a quick DIY artwork I made using Chunkies Paint Sticks. These paint sticks are our absolute favorite and are super easy and clean to work with. They are normally a more kid-focused product and I wanted to showcase how versatile they are and how you can use them...

December 3, 2018

Every December, my daughter and I make Christmas ornaments for her to gift to our family. She loves making them and is always so excited to give them out as gifts. It's also really special to see them on the tree year over year and remember our little projects. 

Th...

November 8, 2018

Who is ready for the cutest DIY glittery ornaments?

This is a really nice non-bake recipe from Aleene's glue to make tacky dough. It gets pretty sticky while you're mixing it and then turns out really nice and smooth. 

DIY ornaments dough recipe.

Mix together: 

- 1 cup Cor...

October 20, 2018

If you need an adorable and comfy last minute DIY costume, this is the project for you. 

This is an easy DIY costume I made in a couple of hours while watching a movie. The best part is that there was absolutely no sewing required!

My 2 year old has been loving pinatas a...

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