Summer is such a bright, cheerful time of the year, and it means different things to different people. For me, summer means bbqs, campfires, the smell of freshly cut grass, and . . . birthday party prep. Both of my boys have summer birthdays, and it seems just when I finish planning and executing the first one, it’s time for the next party planning. I used to go really elaborate and crazy in my decorations and prep, but after so many years, I’m dialing it back. I still want my parties to look impressive, just with much less effort!
If you are suffering from tantrum troubles, this easy Good Behavior Ticket and Prize Bucket system might be the perfect solution for you! Easy free printable tickets and inexpensive prizes to redeem have been having great results in our house this summer! I created this project (well, one, for my sanity) as part of this month’s crafty de-stash. Every month, a group of bloggers challenge each other to create… Continue Reading
I don’t know about your kids, but mine are making me crazy with summer boredom. I’m sure they’d happily watch TV or play video games all day, but even a movie buff like me believes screen time overload is no bueno for the kiddos. Thankfully some of you shared some fabulous summer boredom busters I can use! An InLinkz Link-up Let’s Party! Meet the Merry Monday Link… Continue Reading
Show your tech crazy dad how much you appreciate him with this list of Father’s Day gift ideas, all designed for the dad who loves his gadgets!
Welcome back to another month dedicating to de-stashing my craft room clutter! Every month, a group of bloggers challenge each other to create a new craft or project from their own stash of goodies! You must create something primarily from your stash, using a max of $10 for extra supplies, if necessary, to complete your project. Scroll all the way through to see some awesome creations you might be able… Continue Reading