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A Fun Kids Christmas Table Setting Idea (+ Win A Holiday Party Pack from Stuck On You!)

November 24, 2015 – 7:00 am |
A Fun Kids Christmas Table Setting - there are some great ideas here featuring Stuck on You labels and tags!

Why should the adults have all of the pretty decorations on their table during Christmas dinner?! We often have a “kid table” at our holiday gatherings that’s especially for the little ones. I think it’s …

How to Talk to Kids About Remembrance Day

November 11, 2015 – 7:00 am | One Comment
How to talk to your kids about Remembrance Day. Great Resources

Today is Remembrance Day. It’s a day we STOP, take a moment and remember the brave men and women that fought for our freedom. I think it’s important for me to tell my young daughters …

How to Stay Active When You’re Home With the Kids

September 16, 2015 – 7:00 am |
How to stay active when you're at home with the kids

When you’re a stay-at-home-mom (and/or work-at-home-mom), sometimes it’s hard to find ways to stay active without leaving the house or spending some cash. I’m starting to discover that there are actually a ton of fun …

Sew a Simple Preschool Art Smock

August 13, 2015 – 5:00 am | 3 Comments
How to sew a preschool art smock: free pattern and tutorial!

Life is going to feel really weird starting next month – with Little C going to grade one and Little A going to preschool a couple of days a week, our home is going to …

Back To School Clothes Shopping Tips + Little C’s French Inspired Wardrobe from Marshalls

August 11, 2015 – 10:00 am | 78 Comments
How to survive back to school clothes shopping + a cute French inspired kid's wardrobe from Marshalls Canada

It’s hard for me to take in, but my Little C is going to Grade 1 in September. That means she’ll go to school every weekday. Oh, I’m going to miss this girl! She’s so …

Make an Customizable Photo Book & Mug for Father’s Day

May 30, 2015 – 7:00 am | One Comment
An adorable Father's Day gift idea: a photo book with pages the kids can fill in + a custom mug full of his favourite treats!

Father’s Day is on June 21st this year, and my daughters and I have come up with something ultra special for my dear hubby this year. With the help of Snapfish, we created an adorable photo …

Make an Easy & Inexpensive Fairy Garden

May 25, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Easy + Inexpensive Fairy Garden: A broken pot, some props made of sticks, and some imagination make a sweet potted fairy garden that doesn't break the bank!

My girls and I have been LOVING the gorgeous spring weather we’ve been having here lately! It’s been so therapeutic to be out in the sunshine, work on our yard, and do a bit of …

Mini Fairy Garden in a Tin Gift + Handmade Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

May 1, 2015 – 5:00 am | 7 Comments
How to make a DIY mini fairy garden gift in a vintage enamelware planter.

A couple of weeks ago, we visited a beautiful greenhouse nearby and we stumbled across the most adorable little fairy garden. I hadn’t thought too much about fairy gardens in the past, but when I …

How to Make Pom Poms + A Silly Spring Pom-Pom Animal Kid’s Craft (Video)

April 13, 2015 – 8:00 am |
How to make pom poms + a silly Spring pom-pom animal kid's craft

There’s not much that makes me happier than when I get to do fun crafts with my girls. I simply adore spending time with my daughters, and we have so much fun making things together! …

Make a Spring Bird’s Nest & Vintage Butterflies Cloche

March 25, 2015 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
How to make a Spring bird's nest cloche

I think the coolest kinds of home decor crafts are the ones you can do WITH your kids and actually display in your home as a beautiful and quirky decor piece.  I love having personal, …