Salt Dough Hand Print Ornament by Kellie from This Blessed Nest {Ornament No.4}

Salt Dough Hand Print Ornament by Kellie from This Blessed Nest {Ornament No.4}

I am delighted to start off today with Kellie from This Blessed Nest Hand Print Keepsake{Handmade Ornament No. 4}Welcome...Kellie! Heeeyyy everyone! I'm Kellie from This Blessed Nest. I'm also know as Bag Full of Posies Etsy girl. I'll gladly answer to both names. I am thrilled to be over Continue reading

                  
How to Make a Homemade Birdseed Wreath {for the birds}

How to Make a Homemade Birdseed Wreath {for the birds}

This is a wonderful craft to get the little ones involved with to treat our special feathered friends as the weather gets colder. They are made simply by combining gelatin and pre-mixed birdseed and are completely safe for the birds to snack on as food become scarce this time of year. We have a Continue reading

                  
Children’s Framed Fingerprint Ornament {No.13}

Children’s Framed Fingerprint Ornament {No.13}

Children’s Framed Fingerprint Ornament {Ornament Number Thirteen}Materials Needed:Mini Frame Scrapbook Paper Stamping Ink Pad Ribbon Mini Number Stamps or Stickers {optional} Begin by cutting a piece of scrapbook paper to fit a mini frame. I found my mini frames at the local dollar store; Continue reading

                  
Embroidered Children’s ArtWork into Framed Wall Art

Embroidered Children’s ArtWork into Framed Wall Art

I am so proud to say that my little guy has mastered 'the smiley face' all on his own. I wanted a sentimental way to preserve this little masterpiece, and even though my inital plan did not go as expected I am more than thrilled with the end result. {that is what I love about crafting...you can Continue reading

                  
Catching Fireflies; The Faux Decor Version

Catching Fireflies; The Faux Decor Version

A lot of us can recall fond childhood memories of running around the neighborhood, on warm summer nights, catching fireflies. We would place ours in a ventilated jar creating a magical glow for a few hours before letting them fly away free, night after night. Keeping with our whimsical 'bug' bath Continue reading

                  
Tin Can Flag Windsock {for the kiddies}

Tin Can Flag Windsock {for the kiddies}

I thought we would celebrate Flag Day today with an easy project that my adorable craft assistant could help me with. I love adding accessories to the garden and this time of year anything that has to do with the American Flag is even better! Re-using tin cans and left over craft materials make this Continue reading

                  
Soap Balls {for Mom and Kiddies too!}

Soap Balls {for Mom and Kiddies too!}

I'm not sure who's going to love these more.... I started making these little guys when my son was diagnosed with severe allergies; He can only use Dove soap and I just had to find a way to make that plain white bar a little more fun! I thought I would include this recipe in the 'Projects for Continue reading

                  
For The Kiddies ~ Spring Art & Crafts Edition Part Two

For The Kiddies ~ Spring Art & Crafts Edition Part Two

Here are the last three projects for our 'Kiddie Art Gallery' this month. If you missed part one you can find it here. Remember, if you decide to create any of these projects with your little ones to shoot me over some pictures or a link to your blog post...I would love to make a gallery Continue reading

                  
For The Kiddies ~ Spring Art & Crafts Edition Part One

For The Kiddies ~ Spring Art & Crafts Edition Part One

It's time again to update the 'Kiddie Art Gallery' for spring. I haven't forgotten about posting pictures of the finished wall however, I admit, I still need to add a few trim pieces for it to be complete {and that is still on my to-do}. Meanwhile, my little crafting buddy has been busy again Continue reading

                  
For The Kiddies Part 2 ~ St Patrick’s Day Edition

For The Kiddies Part 2 ~ St Patrick’s Day Edition

Just a few more projects 'For The Kiddies' today. March is right around the corner so grab your little artists and get busy! I'll be back to big kid grown up projects tomorrow.~Coffee Filter Clovers~ Another lesson on the combination of yellow and blue, however this one is my favorite. Start Continue reading

                  
For The Kiddies ~ St Patrick’s Day Rice Art, Finger Paint, & More

For The Kiddies ~ St Patrick’s Day Rice Art, Finger Paint, & More

With March quickly approaching I wanted to share some easy, little to no cost kiddie projects to gear up for St Patrick’s Day. We recently finished a 'mini art gallery wall' in the kitchen and these pieces were perfect little masterpieces to showcase. {I'll share that project in a another post} My Continue reading