Thanks Pretty Prudent for an awesome tutorial on how to create your own nursing cover! Here’s the nursing cover I was able to make using this tutorial.
While searching the internet for directions on how to make a hooded baby towel, I noticed many tutorials advised using a towel and a washcloth as an easy way to accomplish this project. I admit that is a great and easy option. However, I wanted a square towel and I didn’t want to waste the… Continue reading Make a Hooded Bath Towel from One Towel
Recently, our son has taken a big interest in coloring. We have gone through a few coloring books and lots of copy and construction paper. After purchasing kraft paper for a gift wrapping idea, I realized this was also a great option for coloring. I rolled out a piece several feet long and my son… Continue reading Inexpensive Craft With Kids Using Kraft Paper
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If you have pants in your closet that you’re no longer wearing, this is a fun (and easy) way to upcycle them. When I was hunting a pair of pants to turn into a drawstring bag for my son, I was originally looking through old jeans. I did attempt this project with jeans, but wasn’t… Continue reading 3 DIY Drawstring Bags from Pants
If you’re like me, you have probably found yourself at some point needing to wrap a present for a special occasion and you’re out of the appropriate wrapping paper. While I highly recommend buying wrapping paper when a season or holiday ends to purchase nice paper at deeply discounted prices, another great gift wrapping option… Continue reading Creative Gift Wrapping Ideas
Looking for a special keepsake idea for yourself or to give as a gift? Consider making a Christmas tree ornament. Since the year my husband and I were married, I have done my best to have a new ornament every year to put on the tree that represents something special we did that year. The… Continue reading DIY Christmas Keepsake Ornament