by Christina Dennis My 3-year-old daughter loves her little craft scissors, and the other day when I turned my head for two seconds she cut several neat little slits in a pair of her cute leggings! After giving her a lesson on what NOT to cut, I decided to upcycle the leggings into a cute […]
From handmade baby clothing to locally-produced food, www.canadasfarmersmarket.com boasts a long list of small Canadian companies with high-quality products and family values – like you would find at your local farmer’s market! We were so excited when Melanie, mom to Ruby and owner of the site, contacted us – what an inspirational DIY Mommy with […]
by Christina Dennis Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and here are some FREE printable Valentines just for you featuring a cupcake and a little bird that I’ve drawn. To download a printable PDF of the layout, click right here: The DIY Mommy Print at Home Valentine Happy Valentine’s Day!
Make simple, easy hair accessories for your baby or toddler using hair clips, ribbon and a glue gun. Add some sweet embellishments and you've got an adorable handmade accessory for your little girl or for a unique gift!
by Christina Dennis It will be Valentine’s Day next month, and I wanted to make something for my new little girl who has just turned two months old. Since my sewing machine is packed away at the moment, I wanted something quick and easy that didn’t require sewing. One of my favourite movies lately is […]
By Ashley Recently I made a grandpa cardigan for my son and I used owl buttons, however I thought it was lacking something so I decided to add elbow patches. I’m obsessed with elbow patches and owls so I decided to combine the two to make owl elbow patches for the cardigan. Isn’t he cute? […]
My oldest daughter turned three years old on January 1st, and she is madly in love with Disney’s “Tangled” movie. She is obsessed with all things “Rapunzel”, and loves to dress up in princess dresses and dance around the house. When I asked her what type of party she’s like, I listed a Rapunzel Party […]
Hi there mommies! My name is Megan Nielsen and I write DIYmaternity.com. I’m so excited to be sharing with you a tutorial for my favourite hooded towel. If there’s one thing we can’t live without in our family it’s hooded towels. But unfortunately after our first child was born we very quickly realised how inadequate […]
by Christina Dennis Potty training has been a bit of a challenge in our home, and I’ve set out to find some interesting & free ways to make it more fun! There are a lot of fabulous resources out there for potty training, and I’d love to share a few of my favourites with you:
by Christina Dennis Finger painting is a fantastic toddler activity – and even better if the paint is edible! Adapted from this recipe, I made the following recipe for my 2 1/2 year old daughter to try and she LOVED it! It was the perfect activity to do outdoors on a sunny day. Ingredients: 4 […]