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Make your own Valentines for Kids

This is our first year having our oldest in preschool and I have to admit I’m having lots of fun coming up with crafts for the various holidays.0 Instead of buying a box of regular old valentines for him to give out this year I wanted to make my own. Schools nowadays are pretty hesitant about candy and food due to allergies and dietary restrictions so I wanted to come up with a non-food treat. What little kids don’t love stickers?!  I know us parents have different feelings on  ...

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Adhesive Vinyl, DIY Tutorial, Home Decor, Kid Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO

Make a Family Memory Wall

Ok parents and grandparents out there in the crafting world, this post is for you! *Fair warning this will tug at those heartstrings* I’m guessing that you have an area in your home where you have all the little keepsakes from when your children were born/adopted.  Maybe in the junk drawer, storage box, baby book, etc.  No judgment on where it’s currently sitting!! Mine were in a ziplock bag in a bin that sat on a shelf behind our sofa for several months after each child was  ...

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Adhesive Vinyl, DIY Tutorial, Gift Ideas, Holiday Crafts, Kid Crafts

How to Make a Treat Tray for Santa

Let’s keep the festive crafts coming!  We can’t forget about some of the most important stars of the season, Santa and his reindeer! A big pet peeve of mine is seeing people use vinyl on plates for food, vinyl isn’t food safe.  Don’t worry I have an easy and affordable workaround. All you need is a pizza tray and clear glass plate from the Dollar Store and of course, some adorable fonts! The full tutorial is over on the fontbundles blog.  

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DIY Tutorial, Gift Ideas, Holiday Crafts, Home Decor, Kid Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO

How to Make a Custom Snowglobe

Every year I make my family a fun craft involving my kids as part of their gift. We actually had an early snowfall this fall and built a snowman in our front yard.  I took a bunch of pictures of the kids and thought it would be cute to make our own little snowglobes using those photos. Head on over to the fontbundles blog for the full tutorial! I mean, look how stinking cute they are!!  (Not that I’m biased or anything! 🙂 )

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