Celebrate life’s special occasions without losing your mind. Here you’ll find:
- Easy entertaining ideas
- Simple holiday crafts
- DIY holiday and party decorations
- Party-planning tips to help you stay on track and enjoy the occasion
It’s easy being green! Learn how to decorate your St. Patrick’s Day mantel with quick and easy shamrock crafts you can make in thirty minutes or less. Plus, get a free printable shamrock template so you can make your own felt shamrocks.
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Learn how to make an easy shamrock craft with a handful of supplies and half an hour of your time. This simple St. Patrick’s Day decoration is fun to make with kids, too! Please note that this post contains affiliate links. See my disclosures for more information.
Add the warmth of Irish hospitality to your St. Patrick’s Day decor with this free printable Irish blessing and get ideas for St. Patrick’s Day shelf decor. This post contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosures for more information.
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Learn how to add a little Irish spirit to your door with an easy DIY St. Patrick’s Day wreath. This simple craft project takes only 30 minutes to make! Please note, this post contains affiliate links. See my disclosures for more information.
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All you need are thirty minutes and a few basic crafts supplies to make these easy Valentine’s Day mantel decorations! Learn how to make three simple Valentine’s crafts in today’s tutorial. Please note that this post contains affiliate links. Read my disclosures for more information.
This free printable teacher Valentine’s Day card will make your kid’s favorite educator smile! Plus, get ideas for Valentine’s Day gifts for teachers, too. Please note, this post contains affiliate links. See my disclosures for more information.
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This simple and modern Valentine’s Day wreath is an easy craft project you can make with an embroidery hoop. Learn how to make it, and add some Valentine’s Day cheer to your door. Please note: this post contains affiliate links. See my disclosures for additional information.
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What do you do with all those broken crayons? Melt them and turn them into party favors or Valentine’s Day treats! Learn how to make easy DIY crayons that you can customize for any occasion. Please note: this post contains affiliate links. See my disclosures for more information.
These free printable Valentine’s Day cards for kids are a cute and cheap way to spread happiness in the classroom! Download the set of five, plus get ideas for non-candy treats to pair with the cards. Note: This post contains affiliate links. For more information, please read my Read More »
The holidays are crazy enough as it is, so don’t be hard on yourself! Take it easy with simple Christmas decorating ideas for the one room that really needs some holiday spirit. Please note that this post contains affiliate links; see my disclosures for more information.
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hristmas decorations don’t need to be expensive or extravagant. This simple DIY ornament garland is cheap and quick to make and will look lovely year after year. Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosures for more information.
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Learn how to make the countdown to Christmas even more magical with this simple and inexpensive DIY advent calendar. Please note: affiliate links are used in this post. Please see my disclosures for more information.
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If you’re hosting Thanksgiving this year, don’t stress about the table decor. These three last-minute Thanksgiving centerpiece ideas are easy to create with a few simple supplies!
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There are only a few days left until Halloween, but you still have time to create an easy Halloween mantel with these two no-brainer craft projects you can make while watching TV! Note: This post contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosures for more information.
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Are your kids eager to carve pumpkins to celebrate Halloween, but are WAY too little to be trusted with a knife? Put the sharp objects aside and try these no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas for kids! Note: This post contains affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosures.
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This modern Halloween wreath is a simple and kid-friendly DIY project to dress up your front door in an unscary way! Take 15 minutes this weekend to make it happen. This list contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosures for more information.
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If you don’t do anything else to decorate for a holiday, hang a wreath on your door. While I love the idea of decorating all over the house for every major holiday, there just aren’t enough hours in the day. That’s why I whipped up this DIY patriotic wreath as a...Read More »
Say “thank you” to the special person who takes your kids safely to school every day with a free printable bus driver appreciation card! Plus, get ideas for a gift to accompany it. This post contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosures for more information.
Father’s Day is on Sunday, so if you’re still scrambling for an idea for the special dad and grandpa in your life then you are in luck: today I’ve rounded up eight fun free Father’s Day printable cards, perfect for all of us last-minute shoppers. My husband’s not much of a...Read More »
Hello, friends! Father’s Day is coming up, and I don’t know about you, but gifts to my dad and hubby are either big hits or total misses. At the end of the post I’ll share my favorite “miss” ever, but first I have a round-up of eight practical Father’s Day gifts that the...Read More »
Mother’s Day is Sunday! You should know this by now, but if you just figured it out or are a notoriously late shopper, I’ve rounded up 10 free Mother’s Day printable cards and gifts to help make your mom feel special. Or, to share with your husband so he can...Read More »
Even on the rainiest of spring days, looking back at photos from my daughter’s first birthday makes me smile. My mom sang “You Are My Sunshine” to her a lot when she was a baby, so we made that the theme for her birthday. Today I’m sharing some sunshine party...Read More »