Author: Kaelin

Origami Monster Bookmarks

Origami Monster Bookmarks

Try your hand at origami by making these monster bookmarks! Not only are these super fun to make, but they encourage your kiddos to read a book. Materials Needed: Colored Sheets of Paper Scissors Stick Glue Markers

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Summer Smoothies

Summer Smoothies

Looking for a healthy refreshing drink? Try out these yummy smoothie recipes to quench your thirst this summer! Bahama Berry Smoothie 1/2 cup Coconut Water 1/2 cup Frozen Strawberries 1/2 cup Frozen Mixed Berries 1/2 Frozen Banana Sun-Kissed Creamsicle Smoothie 1/2 cup Orange Juice 1/2 cup Frozen Pineapple 1/4 cup Vanilla Yogurt 1/2 Frozen Banana 1/2 tsp Vanilla Taste of the Caribbean Smoothie 1/2 cup […]

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At-Home Coffee Station

At-Home Coffee Station

Always have to have your coffee fix? Make your kitchen beautiful and your mornings easier by setting up a coffee station! Watch this video for inspiration. You’ll Need: Coffee Maker Cream and Sugar Flavored Syrups Coffee Cups Breakfast Pastries Decorative Items

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Made-From-Scratch Lemon Bars

Made-From-Scratch Lemon Bars

Looking for the perfect summer treat? Test your skills in the kitchen when you make this delicious recipe! Crust: 1 Cup of Butter, Softened 1/2 Cup of Powdered Sugar 2 Teaspoons of Lime Zest 1 3/4 Cup of All-Purpose Flour 1/4 Teaspoon of Salt Instructions: Lemon Filling: 4 Eggs 1 1/2 Cup of Sugar 1/4 Cup of All-Purpose Flour 1/2 Teaspoon of Baking Powder 2 […]

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Hand-Poured Candles

Hand-Poured Candles

Looking for a new hobby? Candle-making is extremely satisfying, fun to do, and smells amazing! What You’ll Need: Electric Burner Metal Pot Wax Melts Candle Wick Metal Jar Essential Oils Colored Dye Block (optional) Digital Thermometer

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Nursery Organization

Nursery Organization

Start off on the right foot by having your nursery organized before baby’s arrival! Learn how to use fabric storage dividers to organize your nursery in this episode of “Parent Hacks.” What You’ll Need: Fabric Storage Bins Baby Clothes and Essentials Dresser Basket

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DIY Busy Bags

DIY Busy Bags

Looking for educational ways to keep your kiddos busy while traveling or out to eat? Make these busy bags for them to play with at home or on the go! Materials Needed: Zipper Pencil Pouch Bags Assorted Activity Cards Paint Swatches (Two of Each) Printout Activity Sheets Laminator Velcro Dots Scissors Clothespins Double-sided Tape Instructions: Cut small squares of each paint color and attach to […]

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Red Velvet Truffles

Red Velvet Truffles

Make a sweet treat with your sweetheart or have a fun night with your kiddos by making these red velvet truffles for Valentine’s Day! Ingredients: Red Velvet Cake Mix Vegetable Oil Eggs Cream Cheese Frosting White Chocolate Chips Red or Pink Candy Melts Sprinkles

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Snowflakes Two Ways

Snowflakes Two Ways

Get crafty with your kiddos this winter! Break out the watercolors and markers to create your very own snowflake art together! Salty Snowflakes Materials Needed: Watercolor Paper Watercolors White Crayon Salt Draw out your snowflake design using the white crayon. Add your watercolor on top of your design to reveal it. Sprinkle a small amount of salt over your watercolor while wet to create a […]

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Acrylic Pour Paint

Acrylic Pour Paint

Looking for a fun date night activity? Visit your favorite crafting store and then settle in for a night of creativity as you create your very own pour paint artwork using two techniques taught in this “Hobby Hunting” video! Materials Needed: Canvas Disposable Gloves Disposable Cups Acrylic Pour Paints Gold Flecks Popsicle Stick Disposable Tray Garbage Bag Flip-Cup Technique: Bullseye Technique:

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