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35 Free & Frugal Summer Activities for Kids #KinderMom

July 2, 2014 – 9:00 am |
A great list of free things to do with kids in summer!

It’s summer time! I absolutely adore the summer. It’s relatively short here in Alberta, so we always need to seize each day and spend as much time doing summery activities together as possible before the …

How to Teach Kids to Sew (+ A Janome Portable Sewing Machine Review & Giveaway!)

June 17, 2014 – 9:09 am | 12 Comments
Great tips on how to teach kids to sew!

My 5 year old Little C had a really exciting last couple of weeks. Not only did she graduate playschool, she started to learn how to sew on her very own (pink!) little sewing machine. …

9 Favourite DIY Kid’s Tutorials (From 2009-2014)

June 6, 2014 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments
The 9 Favourite DIY Kid's Tutorials on The DIY Mommy from 2009-2014

We’re celebrating 5 years of The DIY Mommy this month! Have you entered my celebratory giveaway yet worth over $500? Over the next couple of weeks, I’m going to share with you some of the …

Make a Succulent Mason Jar Teacher Gift (With Free Printables!)

May 30, 2014 – 9:10 am | 2 Comments
DIY Succulent Mason Jar Teacher Gift with Free Printables

My Little C has graduated playschool this week and she’ll be headed off to kindergarten in the fall! She is thrilled and I am thrilled/scared. She seems totally ready and excited to go to school …

10 Easy & Creative Easter Egg Hunt Ideas #KinderMom

April 16, 2014 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments
10 Easy & Creative Easter Egg Hunt Ideas

My girls are really looking forward to Easter this year! Easter Sunday is always a special day for us – we go to church in the morning together, and then we usually have a big …

A Love Bug Kinder Surprise Valentine – Free Printable #KinderMom

January 20, 2014 – 9:00 am | 4 Comments
Love Bug Kinder Surprise Valentine - Free Printable!

Valentine’s Day is one of my favourite holidays to spend with my girls! We love making sweet Valentine’s crafts, baking and giving little gifts to our friends. This year, Little C and I thought it …

A Winter Ballerina Birthday Party

January 15, 2014 – 9:00 am | 4 Comments
A Winter Ballerina Birthday Party

My 5 year old is a very particular girl. She specified several months ago that she wanted a “ballerina birthday party” this year. Then, a month or so ago, she clarified that she wanted a …

Sew a DIY Teepee Play Tent

January 10, 2014 – 9:00 am | 27 Comments
DIY Teepee Play Tent Tutorial by The DIY Mommy

My Little A loves to read already and she’s only just turned two years old! Her reading, mind you, is staring at picture books lovingly but I’m thrilled that she’s showing such a love for …

Make Glittery New Year’s Kid’s Crafts – On The News!

December 28, 2013 – 9:00 am | One Comment
Glittery New Year's Kid's Crafts - The DIY Mommy

New Year’s Eve is coming up next week, and here are some fun craft ideas you can do with your kids to prepare to celebrate the arrival of 2014 together – glittery party hats, a …

Make Glittery Cinnamon Stick Star Oranaments

December 10, 2013 – 9:00 am | 4 Comments
Glittery Cinnamon Stick Star Ornaments by The DIY Mommy

These glittery cinnamon stick Christmas tree ornaments are so sparkly and pretty, plus they smell divine! Here’s a fun and festive project that you can do with your child: