Dare to DIY March 25, 2013 No Comments
Babble.com rounds up some really great DIY projects, like a no-sew clutch, pom-pom garland, Instagram magnets, and an egg bunker. Not sure what an egg bunker is? Check it out, and you may just be able to incorporate it into your Easter festivities.
Geocaching — The Ultimate (and Free) Treasure Hunt March 11, 2013 No Comments
Geocaching, a free real-world outdoor treasure hunt, can turn a hike into something more than just a trek in the woods, it can add mad excitement to your jaunt to the grocery store, and it can transform your kids’ parties into something super-terrific. “Players try to locate hidden containers, called geocaches, using a smartphone or [...]
Facebook Find — Young House Love March 8, 2013 No Comments
The gurus at Young House Love pride themselves on giving thrifty homeowners the motivation and inspiration to turn their homes into places to love. That is just awesome, isn’t it? Visit the greatness on Facebook and the Young House Love website, too.
Facebook Find —TomKat Studio March 1, 2013 No Comments
Kim Stoegbauer of TomKat Studio has a blog and an online shop filled with party inspiration, printable party designs, and sweet party supplies! She also has a Facebook page that highlights some of her best and brightest ideas for fancy greatness. “Like” her if clever and creative are up your alley!
Scarves Are Cool February 18, 2013 No Comments
Scarves can keep you warm and fashionable, and they can even serve a critical function for some folks, like chemotherapy patients, who wish to cover up hair loss. If you’re in the market for a pretty wrap, Scarves Dot Net has got you covered! Like variety? This is your place. Search by season, shape, trend, [...]
Facebook Find — Modern Parents Messy Kids February 15, 2013 No Comments
Forget about Pinterest. OK, don’t forget about Pinterest—it is pretty cool—but set your sights on Modern Parents, Messy Kids on Facebook for some really super-duper tips and tricks for all things clever and creative. We mentioned the MPMK website while discussing cutesy Valentine’s Day favors, and we think following this crew on Facebook will keep [...]
BathBlocks — Just Think About Them! February 13, 2013 No Comments
In response to our recent post about tub toys, reader Doug Mackey of Just Think Toys commented, “We recently introduced BathBlocks, which allow children to build marble runs, water slides, waterfalls, floating towns, and more in the bath. BathBlocks are simple with lots of open-ended possibilities that encourage young minds to think, to create, and [...]
DIY This Valentine’s Day February 11, 2013 No Comments
Nothing says “Happy Valentine’s Day” better than clever and crafty DIY favors for friends, family, and classmates. Store-bought just can’t compete with the appeal of home-made, and Kristin Eldridge, photographer extraordinaire, shares her cutesy treats over at Modern Parents, Messy Kids, and I’m telling you, you’re gonna love love love what she’s put together. The [...]
Heart Hair — Tested and Approved February 1, 2013 No Comments
We recently posted a video featuring a tutorial on crafting a pretty nifty heart braid. Impressed and inspired, we gave the braid a try; we are happy to report that the style is not only awesome looking, but it’s also not too complicated to pull off. We recommend you give it a go, and work [...]