15 Delightful DIY Spring Wreaths

15 Delightful Spring Wreaths via Snap Creativity

Every year I vow I'm going to create an amazing spring wreath and then I remember two things. One, I don't really craft. And two, I have two front doors. But that's okay. I have a great imagination and I'll pretend I have one of these delightful DIY spring wreaths welcoming Easter and Mother's Day guests this season. . . 15 Delightful DIY Spring Wreaths . Spring wreath tutorial from Positively Splendid . DIY wreath for spring from Hydrangea Hippo . Cupcake liner wreath tutorial from The 36th Avenue . DIY summer bicycle yarn wrapped wreath from My So Called Crafty … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids

rainbow St Patricks Day craft for kids

St. Patrick's Day is one of my favorite holidays. Maybe it's because I'm part Irish or maybe it's because it has to do with rainbows, pots of gold and pinching. Whatever the reason, it's a great one for crafts so we've rounded up some fun St. Patrick's Day crafts for kids. . . St. Patrick's Day Crafts for Kids . Rainbow preschool craft from The Nerd's Wife . Sparkly lime jello playdough from Plain Vanilla Mom . Bell pepper shamrock stamp craft from Crafty Morning . Lucky shamrock wands from Smart School House . Pot of gold telescope for kids from Smart School House … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Hearts & Stripes Wood Banner

Valentine's Hearts & Stripes Wood Banner

Hello friends.  Valentine's Day is just around the corner, I've started decorating my entry way and as usual I'm sticking to non-traditional colors.  This Valentine's Hearts & Stripes Wood Banner is the first project I'm sharing from my decor this year. I love using non-traditional colors when it comes to Valentine's Day.  Who says it has to be all red and pink?  One of my favorite things this past year has been black and white stripes, and my love for them isn't going anywhere.  I also know how popular gold still is in decor, so I paired the two up for a lovely … [Read more...]

12 Last-Minute Valentines Ideas

Last-Minute Valentines Ideas

Our Valentine's Day roundups wouldn't be complete without a collection of last-minute valentines ideas. If you're anything like me, last-minute is how you do most everything, so these valentines ideas are sure to come in handy! . . 12 Last-Minute Valentines Ideas . DIY carved initial candle from Hello Natural . Etched valentines glass from Thistlewood Farms . Homemade hand warmers from Repeat Crafter Me . Send a hug from Paging Supermom . Root beer float kit from Thirty Handmade Days . 52 Things I Love About You from Visual Heart . Valentines heart attack … [Read more...]

12 Chinese New Year Crafts

12 Chinese New Year Crafts

I love celebrating holidays that are outside my family's culture and Chinese New Year is one of them. I don't know what it is, but I love all the red and gold and festivities surrounding the holiday. Today I'm sharing some fun Chinese New Year crafts you can do with your kids to help celebrate Chinese New Year on February 19th. . . 12 Chinese New Year Crafts . Chinese New Year dragon craft from Super Mommy . Chinese style fan from Use Your Coloured Pencils . Cherry blossom tissue paper flower craft from Pink Stripey Socks . Chinese paper lanterns from Snap . Paper … [Read more...]

Easy Candy Valentine Printables

Easy Candy Valentine | Free Printable via @Snapconf

Oh, hello friend. Thanks for stopping by. Today I am joining in with more than 60 other blogger to share some easy candy Valentine printables. They take Valentine's Day surprises up a notch without the intense time investment that many handmade treats take. My mom was the ultimate. She was Room Mother, PTA President, you name it, she supported. She was also great about helping us make extra special homemade holiday treats. Homemade treats aren't an option in school anymore, but I still like the feel of a treat that takes a bit more effort than the grocery store boxes of character … [Read more...]

18 Adorabale Handmade Valentines

18 Adorable Handmade Valentines

Valentine's Day is less than a month away. It's time to decide which handmade valentines you and your kids will be passing out this year. To help with your decision, we've rounded up 18 adorable handmade valentines any kid would love to receive. . . 18 Adorable Handmade Valentines . Juicy sweet juice box valentines from Delia Creates . Twinkie minion valentines from The Winthrop Chronicles . Valentine edible box of matches from The 36th Avenue Play-Doh valentines from The Nerd's Wife . Frozen Olaf valentines from One Creative Mommy . Origami heart cards from Omiyage … [Read more...]

Top 10 Craft and Recipe Posts of 2014

Top Posts 2014

As the year comes to a close, I love going back and taking a peek at the posts that received the most pins, visits and shares here on the site. Each and every time, I am surprised by the posts that made it in and the ones that were edged out. So fun. Today I am sharing the top 10 craft and recipe posts of 2014, along with a few Facebook tips and three bonus posts from last year's holiday season! Birthday I always have a birthday project that makes it into the top 10. The curly ribbon birthday wreath I posted over two years ago continues to see lots of traffic, along with the unique … [Read more...]

Ring in the New Year’s Party Favor

New Year's Eve party favor + printable via @Snapconf

Are you ready for New Year's Eve? We're putting the final preparations on our little at-home party. We've got some fun things planned that I hope to share with you in the coming month, including road testing a few delicious dips and some fun party favors. Speaking of party favors, today I am visiting over at Tatertots & Jello where I am sharing a fun New Year's party favor. These rings are such a fun last-minute addition for New Year's and you still have time to pull them together. Pop over to Jen's site to see how simple it is to make these sparkly little rings! We're using the … [Read more...]

Let’s Celebrate! 15 New Year’s Eve Party Ideas

DIY tassel garland

Can you believe it's already time to ring in the new year? I swear 2014 was here and gone faster than a pan of brownies, but that doesn't mean I'm not excited to see what 2015 will bring. If you're all about welcoming the new year with a New Year's Eve party, you'll love these New Year's Eve party ideas we've rounded up for you this week. We've found everything from confetti-dipped balloons to a sequin photobooth. . . 15 New Year's Eve Party Ideas . Confetti-dipped balloons from Studio DIY . New Year's Eve centerpiece from No Biggie . DIY tassel garland from Linen, Lace … [Read more...]