DIY Wizard of Oz Tin Man Costume for Girls

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. Last year my daughter convinced me to make her a Queen of Hearts Halloween costume, which you can see here. It was so much fun to make and it came out so amazing that I decided to create another DIY Halloween costume this year. Since one of my daughter's decided to be Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz, I thought it would be fun to create a Wizard of Oz Tin Man Costume for Girls. DIY Wizard of Oz Tin Man Costume for Girls For this Tin Man costume, you will only need a few simple supplies: Funnel- I found one in our garage, but you can also purchase one here. Silver or Gray Leotard- I looked around on other websites and finally found a cute shiny silver leotard on … [Read more...]

How to Photograph a Baby in a Pumpkin

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. When my Sweet Bella was 4 months old, I had a friend with a daughter almost the same age as my daughter. She had taken the cutest Baby in a Pumpkin picture of her baby girl. The moment I saw this picture I knew that I wanted to make a memory with my Sweet Bella and take her picture in a pumpkin, I know it sounds silly, but to me, it is fun! Taking a picture of your little one in a pumpkin is easy but there are certain things that you need to know. I want to share How to Photograph a Baby in a Pumpkin, along with some tips and tricks. Tips for Photographing Your Baby in a Pumpkin Make sure the pumpkin is big enough to fit your baby. You don't want a pumpkin … [Read more...]

Handprint Friendship Shirt

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. I am in love with handprint and footprint projects for kids. One of my favorite projects that I did for my daycare kids is the one I had them make for their dads to show them how much they loved them. You can see it here. I am always trying to come up with a creative handprint or/and footprint craft because they are great keepsakes that parents love and will cherish forever. Recently, I received a Cricut Explore and knew I wanted to make a fun shirt for my kids. After having a fabulous idea pop in my head, I knew that I wanted to make my kids a handprint friendship shirt that they would be able to cherish for years. I am in love with this shirt. It is very simple … [Read more...]

Valentine Picture Craft for Kids

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here.  As a home daycare provider, I love to spoil my parents with sweet gifts from their kids. A few of my favorite gifts that the kids helped create are You Are My Superhero Craft for Dad, Mother's Day Candy Bar Bouquet, and Valentine's Day Tile. I love to incorporate pictures of the kids into the crafts that we create so their parents can look back years later and see how their little ones have grown. Since Valentine's Day is around the corner, I wanted to help my kids create another fantastic Valentine Craft for their parents. I am very excited to share this Valentine Picture Craft for Kids.  This Valentine's craft is one that requires a lot of adult help. Your … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Handprint Craft for Kids

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. With Valentine's Day around the corner, it's time for my little ones to start creating gifts for their moms and dads. I love helping them create gifts that have pictures of their sweet faces and/or their handprints or footprints. These are crafts that can be cherished forever and always bring a huge smile on their parent's faces when they open them. This year I decided to help them create a sweet and simple Valentine's Day handprint craft for kids. This Valentine's Day handprint craft is simple and takes very little time and supplies. Heart Shaped Wood Piece: I found these at Walmart in the arts & crafts section. The picture I have displayed is after I … [Read more...]

DIY Simple Picture Ornament

This post contains affiliate links. Please see the full disclosure here. As a daycare provider,  I love making special gifts, such as this one, for my kid's parents, especially around the holidays. With Christmas around the corner, I wanted to make them a sweet but simple gift that they could cherish each year that they decorated their tree.  Since my parents love to receive pictures of their kids throughout the day from me I decided to create a DIY Simple Picture Ornament. This sweet and simple gift is easy to make, uses very few supplies and is a gift that will be beautiful to look at throughout the years. Here are the supplies that you will need: Unfinished wood shaped in any design. I found the square wood at … [Read more...]

Snowman Family Mason Jar

This post contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure here. I love Christmas and I really love making Christmas crafts. I run a home daycare and I always try and make something special for the moms and dads of the kids that I watch. This year I decided to create and gift some cute and special gifts using mason jars. Since every child is different I wanted to create unique designs for each child. For this little girl's family, I thought that the perfect gift for her family would be a Snowman Family Mason Jar. This is the sweetest mason jar I've made in a long time and this particular one is perfect because each little snowman represents each member of this child's family. The Snowman Family Mason Jar takes only a few … [Read more...]