How to Make Your Own Candy Card

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Recently is was my partner’s birthday and my son, Kelton really wanted to make him something.  I was struggling because everything Kelton came up with was more for himself then Dad.  So we talked about Dad’s favorite things and the one thing that we both said was CANDY.  So I pulled up Pintrest and typed […]

Document Life in One Place with Blinkbuggy


Are you a shutterbug like me? I have always taken way too many photos, trying to capture every single moment with my family. There are so many wonderful special moments to capture and preserve – from vacations and trips to the everyday moments. I have my camera or phone with me every where we go […]

Family Fun with Super Cool Art!


I had never heard of Super Cool Art before, but as I decided which project I wanted to review I quickly became excited! Super Cool Art is an amazing company that lets you be the artist of your very own creation, and not only that, you don’t have to buy anything extra to do your […]

Darby Smart Boxed Craft Kits are to DIY for!


Darby Smart caught my eye with one simple idea…a fashionable, chic, DIY project in a box. I mean does it get any better then this? The concept is perfect for the a busy mom, a college student, or just a happily employed gal. As a busy mom, this is exactly what I need. I received […]

M is for Monster… Not Scary but Fun!

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Do you love doing fun but educational things with your toddler or preschooler? I do but I never have a plan or I don’t have the right supplies to do a craft. M is for Monster solves that problem for me! Every month you can have a box of preplanned weekly lessons to do with […]

STEMpowerkids Monthly STEM Boxes for Kids


Does your kid love science and math? My son Kelton does! He likes to guess what will happen if he tries something new. STEMpowerkids is a Cleveland, Ohio based company offering monthly STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) boxes for kids. STEMpowerkids STEM boxes can satisfy my son’s love of science and expand his horizons. […]

Duct Tape Valentine’s Day Box and Crafts


This is the week for moms all over the country to get creative. It’s Valentine’s Day this Friday which means making a Valentine’s Day boxes for your kids’ school parties. You can make anything, including a Valentine’s Day school box with Duct Tape. I received product to facilitate this post. Duct Tape Valentine’s Day Box […]

Valentine’s Day Stained Glass Hearts Craft

Valentine's Day Stained Glass Hearts Craft

This Valentine’s Day Stained Glass Hearts craft is fun for kids of all ages. You should have all of the items you need already at your house. Valentine’s Day Stained Glass Hearts Craft Supplies What You Need: Wax Paper Broken Crayons Pencil Sharpener Scissors Newspaper Iron Valentine’s Day Stained Glass Hearts Craft Preparation Tear off […]

Christmas Crafts with Crayola


Nothing helps make the season bright like making Christmas crafts with your children. It will certainly get you and your children in the Christmas spirit while keeping them entertained this week as they anxiously await Christmas and during the long Christmas break.  Crayola makes Christmas crafting easy with fun, kid-friendly products for every artistic creation! […]

Akron’s Maker Faire- Tomorrow!


Akron’s Downtown Public Library is hosting the 2013 Akron Mini Maker Faire tomorrow – SATURDAY NOV 2 – afternoon from 1 to 4.  This is a PRIME event for any mom and dad that wants to get their children interested in a hobby!! This is a family friendly and free event featuring grassroots innovation.  Show […]

Grow Your Own Crystal Garden in Hours


My kids love crystals. It is the one thing we always buy at gift shops, no matter where we are. They are fascinating, even for adults. What is even more exciting is to grow them at home. Now you can, and quickly with the Astra Best Toys for Kids award winning Thames and Kosmos Crystal […]

Enter the I Heart My Neighborhood Toy Store Sweepstakes for Amazing Prizes!


What could be better than a trip to the neighborhood toy store for a kid? Nothing! There is something magical about being in a local store that is totally devoted to toys and fun! I Heart My Neighborhood Toy Store Sweepstakes To celebrate our neighborhood toy stores, the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association is hosting […]

Build 5 Solar Powered Vehicles that Run on a Real Sun Powered Motor

Thames & Kosmos Solar Car Experiment Kit

Engage your child in learning about solar power, construction and fun with an experiment kit that builds 5 vehicles that run on a real sun powered motor! This kit provides hours of fun and learning for kids ages 8 and up.  It is a great way to teach kids about renewable energy in a fun […]

Awesome Dad Box that makes Dads Cooler than Moms – The Cooper Kit


My favorite thing in the entire world is to hear my husband and kids laughing and having fun together. It is music to my ears. Dads play differently than Moms with their kids, don’t they? I am always intrigued at how creative my husband Matt is with incorporating education and fun together with homework and […]

Tori Spelling’s Festive Fall Halloween Crafts and Treats

Fall Craft Gift with Starburst Candy Corn

Fall is here and Halloween is around the corner. It is a fun time of year to get festive, have parties, and make crafts. A must for parties at Halloween is decorating and having fun with food. It is so easy to make something festive or scary – both kids and adults love it.   Setting […]