15 Homemade Popsicle Recipes

Popsicles are the quintessential summer treat, don't you think?  They are refreshing on a hot summer day and surprisingly easy to make at home!  I've rounded up 15 Homemade Popsicle Recipes that you (and the kids) can make this summer.  And with a variety of flavor combinations you'll have lots of options to keep cool this summer.  And while you are at it turn your ordinary popsicle sticks into Extraordinary Washi Tape Popsicle Sticks, they'll be the envy of everyone in town. Dulce De Leche … [Read more...]

Watermelon, Mint and Feta Kabobs

Watermelon is a delicious and refreshing fruit that has become a staple at family picnics and cookouts.  It is best in the late summer which could be why August 3rd has been dubbed National Watermelon Day.   Try these light and refreshing watermelon kabobs, perfect for summer parties and entertaining. What You Will Need - Watermelon (cubed) - Mint leaves - Feta cheese - Honey - Bamboo skewers (cut to desired length) Thread a mint leaf onto the skewer. Next, add a … [Read more...]

Lemonade Stand Party with DIY Lemonade Stand Kits

On a hot summer day nothing beats the heat like a cool, refreshing glass of lemonade.  And who can resist kids serving up a refreshing glass of lemonade from their adorable lemonade stand?  This Lemonade Stand Party with DIY Lemonade Stand Kits is the perfect summertime activity. This year I decided to revamped my Lemonade Stand and DIY Lemonade Kits from last year (which you can see here) and worked with Sweet Sosbee Designs to create a fresh and fun look to celebrate summer.  I adore this … [Read more...]

Summertime Activities

Today is the first official day of summer and while we have been enjoying warm weather for a few months now it's always fun to celebrate the "official" first day with special events or activities.  I am a sucker for creating memories and traditions with my kiddos and today I thought I would share some great summertime activities that are sure to bring giggles galore! On a hot summer day nothing beats playing in the sprinklers, and this kid's car wash takes it to the next level.  Easy to make and … [Read more...]

Naturally Fun Bucket

We recently went camping and while the kids found lots of things to keep them busy and spent countless hours pretending in the woods there were moments where I heard the dreaded "We're bored."  Since we have several camping trips coming up this summer I decided I better be prepared.  So the idea for the Naturally Fun Bucket came to life. I've even created some fun FREE printables for you to download and create your very own Naturally Fun Bucket. Camping, trips to the beach, hiking and … [Read more...]