1. Make a Monster Knit Hat

    I bought these knit winter hats at Target this past weekend - on clearance for 50 cents in the boys socks/underwear department!!  We added a little felt (based on an…

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  2. Manger Craft

    It's 3 days before Christmas, and there are presents that need to be wrapped, Christmas Eve dinner that needs to be planned, etc., not to mention the fact that I…

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  3. We tried to take a nice family picture...

    Hi, this is Owen.  Mom doesn't usually let me up at the computer, being as how I'm 2 and all, but since she's folding laundry and not paying attention, I…

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  4. Super Easy Q-tip Snowflakes

    We found this idea for making Q-tip snowflakes in this month's Family Fun magazine.  All you need for this project is Q-tips, Tacky Glue (my personal favorite for any craft!),…

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  5. Make an Advent Book

    I can't remember what exactly got me thinking about the word "advent" - maybe it was the Star Wars Lego advent calendar I saw in the store, or the one…

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  6. More Important than Gifts

    It's December!  It has already been a whirlwind so far at our house!  The boys and I put up most of the decorations yesterday, and we're hoping to go buy…

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  7. Recommended Toys for Boys

    Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?  I should have a lot more done than I do, especially considering I'm 33 weeks pregnant and starting to slow down fast, but…

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  8. DIY Gift Idea: Magnets Made from Glass Vase Filler Marbles

    We are back after taking a Thanksgiving break from blogging!  I hope that all of you had a great holiday! Aidan and I made these magnets as a gift for…

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  9. Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

    We haven't done any Thanksgiving activities yet, but we're planning to spend next week doing that! We'll post the things we do, but here are some activity ideas to get…

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  10. Fall Tree Art Project

    I was inspired by Red Ted Art's Blog to make fall tree paintings with the boys, and they turned out great!  We did this project over two days.  On the…

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