Watermelon Slime Recipe

It's a favorite during the summer, it's red, juicy and oh so sweet...that's right watermelon is the perfect way to enjoy a hot summer day.  This refreshing fruit doesn't keep summer boredom away, but I'm quite certain that this fun, sweet smelling watermelon slime recipe is just the thing you need for an afternoon of summer fun. We've reached that point in the summer that it's hot, hot, hot outside and even the pool doesn't offer much relief.  So we've been spending more time … [Read more...]

Lottery Ticket Cake Teacher Appreciation Gift

If you have been following Giggles Galore for a while it should come as no surprise that I love creating fun, clever, and tasty Teacher Appreciation gifts.  Over the years I have made several projects to celebrate our teachers. Some of them, like my Teacher Appreciation Helping Me Grow Flower Pot, continue to be some of my most popular posts.  Which, means you guys love Teacher Appreciation week too...that or you are desperate for easy last minute gift ideas your teacher will love. … [Read more...]

No Bake Candy Birthday Cake

Do you have a celebration coming up that you need a cake for?  This is the easiest 4 tier birthday cake you will ever make, and makes a great focal point at any celebration! Today I've teamed up with FloraCraft to show you how to create this fun and colorful no bake candy birthday cake! When I received my cake form for this project I had lots of ideas swirling around in my head.  I had a teacher appreciation idea, a Father's Day gift, Mother's Day centerpiece and in the end my … [Read more...]

Model of the Moon – Science Fair Project

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of FloraCraft® Make It: Fun® Foam. All ideas, opinions and photos are all my own. This post contains affiliate links. It's that time of year where the kids are coming home from school and announcing that they have a science project due.  I actually love these kinds of projects because they encourage kids to think outside the box and be creative.  As a creative person this is where I thrived in school and I'm learning that … [Read more...]

Decorative Floral Easter Eggs

Flowers are blooming and spring is in the air.  I'm giving my house a fresh new makeover and adding a touch of spring to brighten things up. These Decorative Floral Easter Eggs are the bright and colorful and the perfect spring touch for my neutral farmhouse mantel.   My DIY shiplap wall in my living room is one of my favorite things about my house, but I'm still trying to figure out how to decorate our mantel.  I fell in love with my mantel at the Farmhouse Metallic Decor at … [Read more...]

DIY Gold Leaf Photo Holder

A picture is worth a thousand words, but the memories are priceless.  I am all about celebrating and making memories and in today's digital world it's easy to instantly capture all of the fun in a photo.  The only problem is sometimes I forget to print and display the photos of all the fun we have.  This year I've made it a goal to print our photos and put them on display. I think this crafty DIY Gold Leaf Photo Holder will be a stylish and easy way to instantly display some of our favorite … [Read more...]

DIY New Years Eve Ball Drop

This year we are staying in for New Years Eve, but I can't help myself and started planning a small get together with friends.  Last year we spent a cozy night in as a family, so this year I thought it would be fun to ring in the new year with our friends. I thought it would be fun to create our very own DIY New Years Eve Ball Drop to count down to 2017. I feel like 2016 flew by at warp speed.  It was such a busy and exciting year for us, and I can't wait to see what 2017 has in store for us. … [Read more...]

DIY Winter Owl Craft

I have been busy decorating the house for the holidays and truly loving our Christmas decorations this year.  This year I decided to incorporate a little bit of farmhouse, a touch of glam and winter woodland creatures.  I was recently inspired by the Make It Fun Holiday Ebook to create this adorable Winter Owl Craft to add a touch of whimsy and fun to our holiday decorations. I incorporated several winter owls into our Glam Metallic Farmhouse Christmas tree, but thought we could use a few … [Read more...]

Silly Halloween Felt Monsters

Halloween is just a few days away, but I'm still cranking out a few last minute Halloween craft projects. Add a touch of whimsy to your decor with these cute Silly Halloween Felt Monsters. Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, it has been since I was a kid.  My mom used to always go all out for Halloween and some of my fondest memories come from this time of year.  There were elaborate costumes, fun parties, spooky treats and Halloween decor galore. I want to create the same kind of … [Read more...]

DIY Creepy Halloween Hand Picture Frame

Hands down Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. I love all the treats, the costumes, the spooktacular Halloween parties and especially the creepy decor! This month the FloraCraft® Make It: Fun® team challenged me to create a Halloween post using the new FloraCraft® EPS foam hands and arms. This year I plan to amp up the scare-factor in our Halloween Decor, and this DIY Creepy Halloween Hand Picture Frame will definitely do the trick. I love Halloween so much and I've been collecting … [Read more...]