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Making Your Own Fall Bucket List

Posted by on Tue, October 15th, 2013 at 9:00 am

Once Fall hits, we all get so busy that we can easily forget some of the more important things we need to do as the leaves turn. Thankfully, Cassity from Remodelaholic has a great way for you to keep track in an attractive and fun way.

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Being Kind to Your Child

Posted by on Wed, October 9th, 2013 at 10:00 am

A while back, Alissa from Creative With Kids wrote a fantastic post that talked about 100 ways to be kind to your child. While the list definitely has a lot of great stuff in it for kids, something tells me this is also something that will enrich parents, too… Read More…

Saturday Do-It-Yourself: Paper Mache Animals by holachi

Posted by on Sat, July 6th, 2013 at 11:00 am

It’s Saturday so it is time for another DIY project! This fun paper mache project was submitted by Swaggernaut holachi of Lynnwood, WA.  holachi′s account is now stuffed with 500 Swag Bucks in return.  If you have a DIY or Recipe to share please send an email to; include all the details and a picture or two, […]

Do It Yourself – Cookie Cutter Wreath

Posted by on Sat, December 15th, 2012 at 11:00 am

If you are looking for a fun crafty family activity for the holidays, here’s one of my favorites.   What you need: Approximately 30 metal cookie cutters Tacky wax Small paper clips 3 yards of wide ribbon for bow Scissors Instructions: On a flat surface, arrange the cookie cutters in a circle.  Make sure all […]

Make Your Own Pet Rock

Posted by on Tue, September 18th, 2012 at 3:00 pm

I’ve definitely heard of pet rocks, but I definitely never understood them.  However, this video from SBTV gives a whole new adorable meaning to “pet rock.”  Martha Stewart joins kids craft editor, Jodi Levine, as she shares a great idea for making your own pet rocks.  Transform a pile of plain rocks into a menagerie […]

How To Make Insect Finger Puppets

Posted by on Thu, July 26th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

If you’re looking for a fun and easy craft that your kids will love, check out this video from SBTV where Martha Stewart shows you how to make adorable insect finger puppets.  Using just some felt, tulle, and some buttons, you can create cute and colorful insect puppets in just a few simple steps.  Make […]

Bath Time Craft

Posted by on Tue, July 10th, 2012 at 4:00 pm

Do you have a hard time getting your kids ready for bath time?  What about staying in the bath?  Well, I’ve got the perfect solution!  I found a great video on Swagbucks TV from Martha Stewart Living where Martha explains how to craft bath mitts for kids that are sure to keep them entertained during […]

Making Melted Crayons

Posted by on Tue, June 26th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Hey guys – Ashley here.  Lately on Pinterest I’ve been seeing a lot of pins on melting crayons.  They always look so cool and easy to make, but I was just never totally sure how to go about making them.  That was until I found this perfect video on SBTV!  This project is perfect for […]