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Halloween Costume Catastrophe

I complain a lot (please act surprised), but secretly I sort of love making my kids’ Halloween costumes. You all   Read More »

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Owl Bet You Can’t Guess What These Are

You can find all sorts of great treat ideas on Party City‘s Facebook page, like these pretzel owls that’d be   Read More »

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These Ice Orbs Are Giving Me a Sinking Feeling

It’ll be winter soon, so you can bet you’ll start seeing ice orbs all over Pinterest again within a few   Read More »

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Painter’s Tape cul-de-sac of Monotony

Painter’s tape roads (like this mini-city found in the February 2013 issue of FamilyFun magazine) are a great way to keep your   Read More »

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Magnetic Soup Mess

Science is awesome, but science is at its MOST awesome when it involves messy experiments for kids – like magnetic   Read More »

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Pale Pastel Undyed Eggs

Swirly Easter eggs using shaving cream and food coloring instead of tablets and vinegar, like these from A Thrifty Mom, really   Read More »

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Spongebob Squarepants Gingerbread Space Hive

Oh, gingerbread kits – when will we learn? From trees to trains, pre-made gingerbread kits continue to tempt us with   Read More »

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Home Tweet Home Improvement

This birdhouse kit, I have to say, is pretty dang cute. First off, it has a thatched roof, features sturdy   Read More »