Christmas Gift for Friends – ‘You’re a Deer Friend’ Cookies

Christmas Gift Idea for A Deer Friend_Giggles Galore

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Michaels. All opinions are 100% mine. Are you as obsessed with the deer trend as I am?  And can we just talk about plaid...it's everywhere this Christmas and I'm loving it too!  So, of course I combined these two new obsessions for a fun Christmas Gift for Friends and made these adorable "You're a Deer Friend" Cookies. On a recent trip to Michaels I spotted this plaid washi tape and immediately threw it in my basket, along with a ton of … [Read more...]

Be Thankful Vintage Window Decor

Be Thankful Vinyl on Window

Is gold still a hot trend?  I sure hope so because lately I have been doing lots of projects with lots of gold.  Everything from gold glitter pumpkins, sparkly gold t-shirts and now my new Be Thankful Vintage Window Decor.  Lucky for me some of my blog friends think metallics are still hot too and we've teamed up to share 7 marvelous metallic projects with you. After months of this vintage window, which came from my husband’s grandmother’s farm, I finally found a use for it.  Last month I … [Read more...]

Dream Tree Challenge – Rustic Reindeer Christmas Tree

Michaels Dream Tree_Giggles Galore

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!  Last spring we moved into a new home and I'm super excited about decorating for Christmas and making memories with my family in our new home. So, of course I was thrilled to find out that our Michaels Makers Challenge this month was to decorate a Christmas tree for the Dream Tree Challenge.  I had a hard time deciding on a theme for my new tree, but knew I wanted it to be fairly neutral with a little bit of sparkle and glam.  I'm calling this our … [Read more...]

DIY Christmas Wine Bottle Gift Tags

DIY Wine Bottle Christmas Gift Tags_Giggles Galore

I'm back with another fun project for the Cricut Design Space Star Challenge.  This month we were challenged to come up with Christmas gifts, and while I agree that it feels a little too early to start thinking about Christmas gifts I think you'll love this quick, easy and inexpensive gift idea.  These DIY Christmas Wine Bottle Gift Tags are perfect for all of the holiday parties and entertaining you'll be doing in a few months. With my new Cricut Explore and Design Space this project came … [Read more...]

Soccer Snack Bags

Custom Soccer Snack Bags

With 3 kids our Saturday's are usually packed with one sport activity after the other and we spend the day cheering on our kids and rushing from one field to the next.  I love that each of our kids has found something that they enjoy doing and while it keeps us busy I wouldn't have it any other way. This week it was my turn for the snacks for my youngest daughters soccer team.  Several months ago while ordering some stuff for my twins carnival party I found this company iCustom Labels and … [Read more...]

Black and White Pumpkins #TrickYourPumpkin

TrickYourPumpkin Black and White Halloween Decor

My pumpkins got a sparkly makeover for Halloween and I'm pretty smitten with my new Halloween vignette. I'm a big fan of black and white Halloween decorations, just take a look at my Mummy and Me Halloween Soiree (which by the way was featured in the October issue of Yum Food & Fun for Kids Magazine!)  While black and white is classic every now and then you have to add a little bit of pizzazz and #trickyourpumpkin.  And in my opinion you can never go wrong with gold glitter! Now … [Read more...]

Halloween Mummy Wrapped Spoons

Mummy-Spoons-and-Dessert-Cups

Make this year's Halloween party or dinner extra spooky with these easy Halloween Mummy Wrapped Spoons.  Tie these fun mummy wrapped spoons to mini pudding cups for a special spooky treat, or just set the table with them for your Halloween dinner before Trick-or-Treating, either way your kids are going to love this quick and easy craft! Plus, I've teamed up with my crafty friends to bring you 7 other festive black and white ideas that are sure to make this one Spook-tacular Halloween! Girl … [Read more...]

Halloween Candy Corn Gifts

Halloween Candy Corn Pots

Candy Corn and Halloween go together, you just can't have Halloween without these sweet little candies making an appearance.  Even if you don't love the sweet little confections you'll love these cute Halloween Candy Corn Pots.  Fill them with treats for a fun gift for teachers, friends and neighbors. Here is what you'll need to make these cute candy corn pots: Medium size clay pots Yellow, orange and white craft paint Paint brushes Start by painting the entire pot with a base … [Read more...]

10 Minute Homemade Jellyfish Costume

Quick and Easy Halloween Costume

Me and 80+ blog buddies got together to bring you 80+ DIY Halloween costumes, including this cute and easy 10 MINUTE HOMEMADE JELLYFISH COSTUME! I'm teaming up with Jamie Dorobek and her handmade Halloween costume site, Really Awesome Costumes to bring y'all tons of easy ideas to craft up DIY Halloween costumes for everyone including your pets, family costumes, and even a trunk or treat idea!   Along with my 10 Minute Homemade Jellyfish Costume, I'm sharing 88+ more really awesome … [Read more...]

Wax Paper Melted Crayon Art

Melted Crayon Art Craft_Giggles Galore

My mom recently bought the kids a new book, The Day the Crayons Quit, and after spending a few nights giggling about the story the kids and I decided it would be fun to make a crayon inspired craft.  Do you remember making wax paper melted crayon art as a kid?  I decided to pull this classic craft out from the childhood archives and dust it off for my little ones.  We had such a blast and it was a fun tie in to the book we've been reading on repeat at bedtime Do your kids do that too?  Mine want … [Read more...]