Changing the World, One Tutu at a Time

Several months ago, Tanna Clark -- who used to be a professional organizer and fellow organizing blogger -- approached me about working with her non-profit, Grace & Glory. As she shared more with me about Grace & Glory's mission to Fight Hunger, Encourage Play and Give Hope to Children in Need of a Brighter Tomorrow,…

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Make Your Own Washable Paint from Chalk {A Guest Post from My 8 Year Old}

My 6- and 8-year-old daughters began experimenting with making their own chalk paint yesterday using little stubs of chalk that were too hard to color with. My husband "suggested" that I might want to have them move the experiment outside next time, but they had a ton of fun making paint -- more fun than…

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Recycled Lid Flower Craft
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Recycled Lid Flower Craft

The following post is from Kristina of Toddler Approved: Spring is here! We've done several spring flower crafts lately inspired by the blossoms we are seeing all over. We made bubble wrap printed Spring lilies and we did Spring spin art. Today I wanted to share two different ways you can make a recycled lid flower…

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Holiday Craft Supplies from The Ribbon Retreat!

I'm so excited to introduce you to one of the 101 Days of Christmas sponsors today: Whether you're having a handmade Christmas, hoping to create your own accessories to match your little girls' Christmas outfits or you're an entrepreneur with your own handmade business, The Ribbon Retreat is a one-stop shop for  ribbon, fabric, barrettes,…

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Ready-To-Go Arts & Crafts Boxes

I've noticed over the past few weeks that our almost-5-year-old isn't interested in toys for the most part. She'll play with them for a few minutes (and longer during our afternoon quiet time, when she's by herself in her room), but they just aren't holding her attention for very long. Although we spend a lot…

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Two Simple Friendship Bracelets for Celebrating the Olympics
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Two Simple Friendship Bracelets for Celebrating the Olympics

The following post is from Kristina of Toddler Approved: We are getting really excited about the London 2012 Olympics that start this week. We've been talking about the Opening Ceremonies and have learned a bit about the Olympic mascots- Wenlock and Mandeville. Wenlock wears five friendship bracelets that are in the colors of the Olympic…

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Classic Tie Dye Camp Crafts with A Twist
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Classic Tie Dye Camp Crafts with A Twist

The following post is from Kristina of Toddler Approved: I grew up going to our town's recreation department camp every summer. My twin sister and I and our friends did lip syncs to Tiffany for the talent show and spent our afternoons making dream catchers and popsicle stick jewelry boxes. I loved sitting at the…

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10 Containers to Reuse or Recycle for Craft Supplies

Organizing children's craft supplies doesn't have to be expensive! Here are 10 common items that you can reuse to help get you organized instead of throwing them away: 1. Jars Use jars for craft supplies so that you can see how much you have. As the picture above shows, using jars is a great way…

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Introducing the New Silhouette Cameo

  Silhouette digital cutters are a hot topic among DIY, craft and decor bloggers because there is so much you can do with these powerful little machines! This holiday season, Silhouette has released their new model, the Silhouette CAMEO, in time for you to find it under your tree on Christmas morning. Thank you, Silhouette,…

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Organizing Children's Craft Supplies: The Ultimate Guide

If your craft supplies could you an overhaul, then this ultimate guide is for you! Craft supplies include can be hard to organize, especially when you're constantly in and out of the boxes searching for specific supplies. But it is possible to get organized -- and stay that way -- with these strategies: Before you…

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