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Baby Shadow Box Ideas: DIY Your Newborn Keepsakes into Art

DIY this baby keepsake in just three steps? Yes!

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14 Genius (Almost) Homemade Halloween Decorations

Creep it real on Oct. 31st with these spooktacular projects.

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7 Ways to Homeschool a Preschooler While a Pandemic Rages

“Parenting is neither sport nor competition. Parenting is not about us. And we often forget it’s not just a noun, it’s also a verb.”

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I Found My Mom Tribe in the Least Likely Place

This place was full of amazing women who accepted me for who I was, and I quickly realized I was just being myself when I was there because I felt comfortable in that environment—no mom act, no trying to fit in.

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8 Companies Hiring Seasonal Jobs You Can Apply For Right Now

Who’s hiring for the holidays? Check out out roundup of seasonal jobs you can apply for right now.

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Michaels Has a Crafty Solution to Get Kids Away from All Those Screens

Michaels has fun new ways for kids to get creative—no screens required!

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You Can Fly! How to Make Your Own Pixie Dust

Tired of adulting? Today is Peter Pan Day, so it’s the perfect excuse to make some pixie dust and unleash your inner child (and Tinker Bell).

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This 12-Year-Old Girl Is the Queen of DIY Slime Glue

This tween is expanding her product line to include an array of DIY crafting products.

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Teal is the New Orange

So the shops are filled with orange, my new rental home smells of pumpkin spice, and as far as Ella and Noah are concerned it could be Halloween any day now.
The only positive side to this is that at…

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8 Great Ways to Display Baby Photos at Home

Looking for a creative way to display your baby’s photos in your home? We’ve compiled 8 great options, for all levels of DIYers.

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Why I Banned All-in-One Craft Boxes from our Family

I should preface this by saying that I am not crafty. At all. I’ve always wanted to be, but I think my impatience usually wins. And oh, my lack of creativity. When I have to walk through a craft store…

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Oh What a Night! How to Paint Like van Gogh

Today is Starry Night Day so why not celebrate the famous painting by learning to recreate a little Van Gogh right at home?

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Dream Big: 6 Inspired Crafts that Celebrate Roald Dahl

Get your littles in a Dahl state-of-mind with these awesome crafts inspired by his books.

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The Easiest 30-Minute Dolphin Craft

For this dolphin craft all you need is about 30 minutes and a handful of supplies we bet you already have in your house.

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Today Is Maker Day

Today Is Maker Day

Two hands are better than one.

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There are fort builders and then there’s this dad, who went for the win by turning his child’s bed into a playland complete with a secret room.

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It’s…

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Pinecone for It! 6 Simple Ways to Bring the Outdoors In

With a handful of these woodland beauties, you can take your holiday decor from artificial to au naturel in no time.

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Garden Party Ideas You’ll Dig

Spring is here and it’s time to take the party outside. Throw a garden-inspired bash for your kids with 12 clever ideas for backyard entertaining we know you’ll be digging.

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Celebrate Good Times! D.C.’s Best Shops for Your DIY Kids Party

If you’re planning a birthday bash for your little one, whether it’s the 1st or the 5th, there are plenty of great shops around the DC area that offer a wide selection of party-making materials–from invitations to decorations, kids activity/craft…

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Make It! Hand & Footprint Projects You’ll Keep Forever

Put those little piggies and fingers to work to create a darling keepsake. We offer 11 easy ideas.

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Candy Heart Pops

These Valentine’s Day candy pops are quick and easy to make and require just a few ingredients.

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Easy Crafting for Kids: Kissing Coasters

This simple craft is perfect for hostess gifts or for creating a fun accent for your side table.  If you aren’t comfortable painting your own lips, lip “kiss” stamps are available at craft stores everywhere.  Mwah!

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Candy Heart Pops

These Valentine’s Day candy pops are quick and easy to make and require just a few ingredients, but they leave plenty of room for creativity. Younger kids may only make blobs and scribbles for their pops, whereas older kids can…

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Halloween Kids Crafts: Candy Wrapped Mask

Every once in a while I meet someone who just does not want to dress up for Halloween. Not at all. I came up with a mask that’s fun to make – because you have to eat all of the…

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Happy Hula Birthday Party!

Love to Luau

It’s time to fire up the grill and turn on the Hawaiian music—you’re throwing a b-day luau! It’s a kid’s party, so no need to roast an entire pig underground or mash up poi for the occasion.…

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