4th of July Paint Chip Pennant

Paint Chip Pennant

The 4th of July is probably my family’s favorite holiday.  Everyone comes together at my parent’s house on the lake for a big celebration filled with friends, family, food, swimming, camp fires, and fireworks.  The kids so look forward to it every year and I do too.  This year we’re making some extra fun 4th […]

DIY Miniature Pinatas Tutorial

DIY Miniature Pinatas Tutorial

This DIY Miniature Pinatas tutorial shows you how make your own pinata!  You will love this fun craft and these DIY Miniature Pinatas make the perfect party decor for any event.  You can make your pinatas in any colors to match you party decorations.  I saw this tutorial on the Home & Family, which airs weekdays at 10 am […]

I’m Bored Jar

I'm Bored Jar

“What can we do?”  “I’m BORED!”  “There’s nothing to do!”  Summer vacation begins here next week and while these might not be the statements heard next week I know that those days aren’t far off.  I’m sure most parents know exactly what I’m talking about.  It seems that the kids are always looking for ideas […]

Mason Jar Herb Planter

Mason Jar Herb Planter

Here in Michigan the weather is finally warming up during the day and staying warm enough at night that we can really start our garden.  Until recently it was still getting so cold at night that the plants weren’t safe outside.  This year we are starting a pallet garden with many vegetables.  While we love […]