Mother’s Day Cards with DIY Marbled Shaving Cream Paper

Lately it feels like everything is sneaking up on me quicker than I can flip the calendar. Are you like me and need some last minute Mother's Day ideas? Over the years some of my most treasured gifts have been the handmade gifts or cards my kids have made for me.  These are the gifts that bring a smile to my face and remind me what an honor it is to have the title "mom."  Make mom smile this Mother's Day with these awesome handmade Mother's Day Cards with DIY Marbled Shaving Cream … [Read more...]

My Story Stones: Painted River Rocks

Every summer my family takes a trip to the Frio River, it's a vacation that actually started with college friends 15 years ago and it is a highly anticipated vacation for everyone in the family, I guess you could say it's our happy place. One of my kids favorite things to do, other than tubing down the Frio, is to collect river rocks. We have quite the collection of rocks that somehow make their way home, get scattered around the yard and house, and occasionally even end up in the wash. … [Read more...]

Let Your Dreams Take Flight

I'm a pretty competitive person, but I also love rooting for the underdog.  Who doesn't love a feel-good movie or story about the triumph of the underdog? There is something so heart warming about the determination and effort put forth from the underdogs.  We cling to the hope that despite all of the challenges and setbacks that their grit, determination and heart will come out on top.  This past weekend I had the privilege of seeing an advanced screening of the new film, Eddie the Eagle and my … [Read more...]

I Love You Because… Grandparents Day Gift

Everyone can do something grand for Grandparents Day on September 13th, especially with our Grandparents Day Interview and printables. Whether your grandparents are down the street or across the country, you can show them just how special they are with a hand drawn picture and a list of all the reasons you love them with our "I Love You Because Grandparents Day Gift" coloring page and printable. We love our grandparents, they are the absolute best!  They are the best at giving hugs, they make … [Read more...]

Messy Balloon Pop Painting

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Maytag for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When my kids were younger we always had an hour during our day where we would make art projects, play with Play-dough or just explore outside and maybe even make mud pies.  My kids loved this time of the day, it was like a license to be as messy as possible without getting in trouble.  Now that they are in school, a little older and busy with sports we don't set aside as much time for this type of … [Read more...]

Sugar and Spice Handprint Turkey Banner

This is a sponsored post for Imperial Sugar. All opinion are 100% my own. Others may have a different opinion or experience with the product. Giggles Galore may have received payment, trade and/or products in exchange for promoting.   Nothing melts my heart more than pulling out decorations and finding my kids handprint's from previous years.  You don't seem to realize just how much they've grown until you compare those tiny little hands year after year.  This year we made a sweet … [Read more...]