DIY Butterfly Yarn Magnets

The blossoms are blooming, the sun is shining and spring is in the air. What better way to get in the spring spirit than to create artwork inspired by the season with a fun butterfly craft. I teamed up with Oriental Trading to create colorful, fun and easy butterfly yarn magnets that are not only a work of art themselves, but a craft that can also be used to hang up and display all of the colorful artwork your kids create this spring. My kids love drawing, painting and creating artwork, but … [Read more...]

Kids Camp Labels

With summer just around the corner it's time to start thinking about how you'll keep the kids entertained all summer long.  We plan to have lots of pool parties, vacation adventures and lemonade stands, but I still need to work so I'm sending my kids to a few summer camps. Getting ready for camp means labeling everything.  We've partnered with Name Bubbles to show you how we are getting prepared with the cutest kids camp labels and we even have a giveaway just for you! I've been a big fan of … [Read more...]

Summer Crafts with Kiwi Crate

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kiwi Crate. We've made our summer bucket list, the chore chart is ready and school if finally out...bring on summer!  I"m really looking forward to a more relaxed schedule and getting to soak up some summer fun with my kids.  But, even with careful planning and a carefree attitude you can guarantee at some point over the next 11 weeks of summer break I'll hear those famous words "I'm bored!" Thankfully I'm prepared with the award-winning, … [Read more...]

DIY Fishing Pole

This fun DIY Fishing Pole original appeared as one of the featured projects in Design Dazzle's Summer Camp series.  I love being a "camp counselor" in this fun series for kids and in the past years I've shared my Naturally Fun Bucket and Lemonade Stand Kits.  This year I wanted to make something reminiscent of old fashioned fun and created a DIY fishing pole. My kids love exploring and being outdoors, even during the blazing hot summer months.  Recently while feeding the ducks at our … [Read more...]

DIY Snow Cone Stand

Hello!! I'm Toni from Design Dazzle! I love Giggles Galore {and Mariah}. She is a sweetheart! I'm sharing some fun ideas with you today while I guest post! Recently on Design Dazzle I shared how to Turn a Night Stand into a Lemonade Stand. Well - we are now turning that same night stand into a Snow Cone stand! Who wouldn't stop for this cute stand to purchase a snow cone? Go to our post for full directions on how to build the snow cone stand. We are also sharing the free Snow Cone … [Read more...]

Summer Camp Link Party

Summer is in full swing and if your summer has been anything like ours it's been busy!  We've been enjoying splashing in the pool, exploring nature and creating some fun summer crafts.  I've found lots of great ideas at Design Dazzle's Summer Camp series and I even had the chance to relive my youth and serve as a "camp counselor" showing you how to make your own DIY Fishing Pole. But, summer just "officially" started today and I could use some more ideas to keep the kiddos entertained and … [Read more...]

Summer Camp

I'm excited to be hanging out today over at Design Dazzle as a summer camp counselor.  Come stop by and see my Naturally Fun Bucket inspired by nature and sure to keep your kids busy in the great outdoors! … [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...]