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Make Hot Chocolate Reindeer and Snowman Jar Gifts – A Kid’s Craft

December 19, 2014 – 8:00 am |
Hot Chocolate Reindeer and Marshmallow Snowman from recycled baby food jars and socks. So easy and a cute Christmas gift and kid's craft!

With Christmas less than a week away, all of the kindergarten and dance class recitals complete, and our home decorated and ready to go, we are taking some time to relax and enjoy the season …

A Frozen Inspired “Anna” Party

November 19, 2014 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
Inexpensive, DIY Frozen birthday party ideas

This past weekend, we threw a birthday party for Little A. She’s turning three, and we had been planning a Frozen themed party for quite some time. Like our Halloween costumes this year, I suggested …

DIY Christmas Ornament: A Pipe Cleaner and Beads Snowflake (A Kid’s Craft)

November 12, 2014 – 8:00 am |
How to make a snowflake Christmas ornament with pipe cleaners and beads. This is a great kid's craft!

It’s day three of DIY Christmas ornament week. In case you missed yesterday’s fabric & ribbon wrapped recycled ornaments, here they are. Today I’m sharing with you an easy little snowflake ornament made of pipe cleaners and …

DIY Christmas Ornament: A Recycled Baby Food Jar Tree Snow Globe

November 10, 2014 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments
DIY Christmas Ornaments: Christmas trees & faux snow in a baby food jar!

Happy MONDAY and welcome to a new week in November! Remembrance Day is tomorrow here in Canada. We will take the day to remember the many brave people that have lost their lives for Freedom in …

Sew an Anna Inspired Frozen Snow Princess Dress

September 12, 2014 – 8:00 am |
DIY Anna Inspired Snow Princess Dress - Free Pattern & Tutorial

Today I’m going to share with you how to make a child’s costume dress and cape inspired by Anna from the movie Frozen. In case you missed it, I shared how to make an Elsa …

Sew an Elsa Inspired Frozen Snow Princess Dress

September 10, 2014 – 8:00 am | 10 Comments
DIY Elsa Inspired Snow Princess Dress - Free Pattern & Tutorial

The girls and I have already been discussing what our Halloween costumes will be this year. Believe me, I’ve tried and tried and TRIED to steer them towards something unique like purple unicorns or construction worker …

Ideas for Preserving Summer Beach Memories #KinderMom

August 29, 2014 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
DIY summer sand dollar art made from a picture frame, fabric and string

Summer is drawing to a close and my darling Little C starts kindergarten next Thursday. We had a good summer. While we didn’t go on any extravagant vacations, we were able to head to the …

Odysseo by Cavalia: Making Summer Memories with my Daughter (+ Coupon Code!)

August 2, 2014 – 9:00 am |
Merry Go Round at Cavalia Odysseo

There are some brief but beautiful moments in life that are hard to forget. One of those moments happened to me recently when I took Little C to Odysseo by Cavalia in Edmonton, a larger-than-life theatrical …

35 Free & Frugal Summer Activities for Kids #KinderMom

July 2, 2014 – 9:00 am | One Comment
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. …