Category Archives: Holidays and Celebrations

Cheap Homemade Halloween Costumes for Kids

Looking for ideas for cheap homemade Halloween costumes for kids? You are not alone! Where I live store-bought Halloween costumes can run anywhere from $25 to $50 each. With 4 kids, it doesn’t make financial sense to buy Halloween costumes. I just can’t stomach the thought of dropping $200 for costumes they will wear for only one day.… Read More »

Halloween Pumpkin Candy Holder ~ Treat the neighborhood kids even when you can’t be home for Trick or Treat!

This cute Halloween pumpkin candy holder lets you treat the neighborhood kids even when you can’t be home on Halloween. Keep reading to learn how to make one for your front porch.  It’s quick and easy! I have always loved Halloween – from choosing the perfect Halloween costume, to decorating the house, to making a fun Halloween dinner before my… Read More »

Patriotic American Girl Doll Tutu

Does your child love her American Girl dolls?  Learn how to make a patriotic American Girl doll tutu. It’s quick and easy! I have seen numerous tutorials out there showing how to make a tutu for a little girl, but have never seen any instructions for how to make a tutu for a doll.  After seeing a friend… Read More »

Fun Birthday Gift Treasure Hunt for Kids

Give your child a birthday they will never forget! Send them on a birthday gift treasure hunt. All summer long, our youngest daughter had been telling us that she wanted a birthday present treasure hunt to find her gifts.  I don’t know if it stemmed from the fact that one of her favorite movies is , or if it is… Read More »

Spooky Halloween Lantern Craft

This spooky Halloween lantern craft will look great on your mantle this October.  Keep reading to learn how quick and easy it is to make. I actually made this Halloween decor lantern about 5 years ago and I put it out every year on my mantle every October. For the longest time, the glass in this DIY Halloween… Read More »