Turkey Treat Box with Pumpkin Spice Snack

I love Thanksgiving because it marks the start of the holiday season, which is often a busy but very memorable time of the year.  We have so much to be thankful for and I love that this beautiful holiday gives us time to truly reflect on all those blessings.  This year take the kids table from ordinary to extraordinary with a Turkey Treat Box filled with Pumpkin Spice Snack. This is one of those simple and fun recipes your kids can help make and as an added bonus they can decorate the turkey … [Read more...]

Handmade Holiday Christmas Mantle Decorating Ideas

Decorating for the holidays is one of my favorite things, but updating or changing out your decor from year to year can sometimes seem daunting.  The mantle is one of the easiest places to add holiday cheer.  This Christmas transform your mantle into a focal point, with simple handmade decor and a few sparkly statement pieces.  I'm thrilled to partner with Cricut and Balsam Hill today to share with you my simple and beautiful Handmade Holiday Christmas Mantle. My mom always tells stories … [Read more...]

Winter Woodland Christmas Tree – Michaels Dream Tree Challenge

I'm dreaming of a white Christmas...and since I live in Texas the chances of that happening are fairly slim.  So, this year I decided I would create my own winter wonderland with a snow covered Christmas tree for the Michaels Dream Tree Challenge.  I'm absolutely thrilled with how this snow covered tree turned out and can't wait to curl up on the couch with a cup of hot cocoa, a roaring fire in the fire place and dream of a white Christmas while admiring my Winter Woodland Christmas Tree. I … [Read more...]

DIY Skeleton Drink Bucket

Halloween is just around the corner and we are gearing up for our party.  With Halloween being on a weekend this year I thought it would be fun to host a get together with our friends before we head out trick-or-treating.  Nothing too fancy, just a few Halloween treats and drinks. Of course that means we need a few festive touches to make it an extraordinary celebration.  And who wouldn't love grabbing a frosty beverage from our DIY Skeleton Drink Bucket. This year I've been obsessed with … [Read more...]

Market Fresh Tote

Our Saturday mornings are usually pretty packed with soccer games, but whenever we get a break in games or decide to wake up a little extra early we love to head to our local Farmers Market. It's a great way for our family to spend some quality time together and to encourage our kids to try new fruits and veggies. Loaded up with a bounty of fresh local produce we're going to need a way to get it all home.  Which is why I decided to make this fun DIY Market Fresh Tote to help us get all our … [Read more...]

DIY Halloween Bat BOO Kits

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BOOItForward #CollectiveBias During the holidays we jump at any chance we can get to spread a little cheer and joy to our friends and neighbors. Which is why when I first heard about the tradition of “BOO'ing” your neighbors I was all over it.  My kids were still itty bitty and there was no such thing as sneaking off quietly, but I insisted that we start this tradition so that it would … [Read more...]

Happy Owl-O-Ween Coloring Page

Halloween is just around the corner and will be here in no time! At our house we love the fun and happy side of Halloween- not the scary part yet. My kids love owls and I whipped up these fun coloring pages to color just for fun or to give to friends and family. This was such a fun activity for my preschool age daughter and her little friend. They had a blast coloring the owls! For bigger kids, they can coloring in all the details on the owls themselves. This would be such a fun … [Read more...]

DIY Skull Themed Halloween Cups

I'm slightly obsessed with skeletons this Halloween.  I have had lots of fun adding them to my Halloween decor, including them in Murder Mystery Dinner Party and now I'm getting crafty and adding them to our Halloween cup, because let's face in my opinion there is always room for more spooky Halloween fun! These easy DIY Skull Themed Halloween cups are perfect for entertaining or just a fun family dinner. I love entertaining my friends and family, especially during the holiday season. It's … [Read more...]

DIY Rustic Mason Jars

Hello Giggles Galore readers!  It's Shari, Tami, and Patti from Sincerely Jean!  Today we are so excited to bring you a fun and easy fall craft, DIY Rustic Mason Jars!  Can you believe that it is officially fall?!  It seems like this year has just flown by.  It's time for sweaters, football, and pumpkin flavored everything!  It's also time to start decorating for the new season.  These rustic mason jars will be the perfect little addition to your fall decor!  Mason jars are so easy to work with … [Read more...]

Free Printables for Fall and Halloween!

Is it Fall weather where you live yet?  It is almost October and there's a slight chill in the air.  State fairs are rolling into town- which usually means cooler weather comes soon after!  I thought I would gather up some of the free printables for Fall and for Halloween too so that you could start preparing for decorating and maybe even a party!  Whether your decoration style is whimsical and classic or spooky and colorful, there's something for everyone! Celebrate Fall with some candy … [Read more...]