Upcycled Fringe T-Shirt Cover Up

Hootie Hoo summer is here!  Okay well technically spring is here.  But if the weather is warm enough to swim it is summer enough for me! And all last week, which was my kid’s first official week of summer break, was spent in the pool.  In fact I counted.  We had 28 people over last {…Read More…}





DIY Mancala Game

It doesn’t take much to get me to play any sort of game.  My competitive nature pretty much is roaring to go at any minute.  However, there is something about Spring that makes me want to play games even more.  I think it is probably because when I was young I remember any time the {…Read More…}





Personalized Beyblade Case

Do you have a younger elementary age boy? Do they love Beyblades?   My son Isaac has loved shouting “3-2-1 Let It Rip! since kindergarten”   That is Beyblade speak for those of you who have no idea what I am talking about.   I made this project years ago when we needed a storage option {…Read More…}





The Anti-Treat Advent Calendar with ideas for Family Activities

This week I have shown you two other advent calendar ideas – my Dollar Tree galvanized pail Advent Calendar and the Ballard Design Knock-off Pillow Advent Calendar. I will say today’s post is definitely the easiest way to pull off an advent calendar plus it is perfect for chubby little fingers to participate my removing {…Read More…}