The Chinese calendar follows the moon and divides the years into groups of twelve. Each year is named for an animal. People born in that year are believed to share different traits. The first of the twelve years is the Year of the Rat. This is followed by the Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse,…… Continue reading DIY Chinese New Year Crafts *Kids
With the holidays in full swing, my house has always been the holiday headquarters. One of the many perks of being a Mom blogger is that I’m able to show my children some of the hottest toys out there. So when it comes to entertaining the kids, I’m the family’s information center. With crafty little girls…… Continue reading Getting Crafty with Crayola Thread Wrapper
February has to be one of the sweetest months for me. Not only do my niece and I celebrate our birthdays just days apart but the kids really enjoy celebrating Valentine’s Day at school. Who can remember being in elementary school and making mailboxes to receive notes from your classmates? I do! I would go…… Continue reading #DIY Valentine’s Day for Boys & Girls!
When it comes to Holiday shopping I’m more for giving than receiving but when you have a large family like mine sometimes gifting can be more of a challenge or should I say flat out expensive! that’s why I love searching the internet for affordable and creative DIY gifts. I personally think homemade gifts are…… Continue reading #DIY Christmas Gifts Ideas for Mom
October has to be one of the busiest months for me. I celebrate both my daughters birthdays which means two classroom parties. And with the new school policy of no cake or candy, I decided I should try a classroom craft that all the kids could enjoy. The best part is unwrapping your craft to find your favorite characters.…… Continue reading Aquaball #Halloween Craft. @AquaBallDrink #DIY
When you think of Halloween, you think of scary right? but it doesn’t necessarily have to be spooky. Especially when you have little kiddos. Some can be fun and don’t have to involve carving pumpkins and stuffing bags with candy. Kids will love these DIY crafts that include fuzzy DIY Monster Pencils, Halloween Flashlight Projections, Candy less goodie bags and a…… Continue reading Halloween Crafts for Kids. Great for classroom gifts #3CGKids
Bring your whole family to enjoy this exciting annual tradition at the Garden. This year, The Haunted Pumpkin Garden combines the spooky fun of Halloween festivities with an astonishing display of the most eye-catching and intriguing pumpkins and gourds. On October 18 & 19, Ray Villafane will work his carving magic to create intricate pumpkin…… Continue reading The Haunted Pumpkin Garden @NYBG #3CGKids