Frugal Fun with Kids -How to Make a Paper Lunch Bag Photo Album

This week's Frugal Fun for Kids is provided by This Mama Loves Her Bargains. I love her fabulous idea! Check out how she made a photo album out of paper bags! I love making crafts with and without my kids. Pre-kids, I had so much time to scrapbook and make photo projects, and to be honest, I've missed doing it. Recently a friend of mine, Jen, introduced me to the world of making paper lunch … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Craft Idea: How to make a Pretzel Wreath

Mother's Day is just around the corner! I believe the best gifts are handmade! Especially when they are made by kids! That is why I like to work with my kids at every holiday to create something completely unique! For this Mother's Day craft, I decided to take things that many of us already have around the house and make something fabulous! Make a Pretzel Wreath for Mother's … [Read more...]

Fun & Frugal Craft For Kids – Earth Day Craft

Each week Mom on Dealz brings us Fun and Frugal activities for kids. This week is an Earth Day Craft! Thank you Mom on Dealz! … [Read more...]

Laundry Room Makeover: Add Personality to Your Laundry Room (For Less Than $5)

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Laundry is one of my least favorite chores! I hate it! When I walk into my super small and white laundry room the depressing feeling takes over! I want out as quick as possible. So I decided I needed to find a way to make this "chore" more enjoyable. Time for a laundry room makeover! My hope is that if the laundry room was a little more pleasant, maybe, just maybe... I would enjoy it more! Now … [Read more...]

Frugal & Fun For Kids — Creating a Shadow Box

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Each week Sharon from Momondealz brings us a Frugal and Fun activity for Kids. She always shares things that are fun and educational. This week is "How to Make a Shadow Box."  This week's idea was submitted by Madame Deals so directions will be given for her particular project. … [Read more...]

Winnie The Pooh : Easter Egg Designs

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In honor of Winnie the Pooh returning to theatres this summer (July 15th), Disney has provided Living on Love and Cents with exclusive FREE and fun activities.Easter wouldn’t be complete without Painting and Decorating Eggs, below you will find some fun ways to design your eggs in the spirit of Winnie the Pooh and Friends.  … [Read more...]

Barbie: A Fairy Secret on DVD (Review) & Making Paper Doll Fairies #couchcritics #gluenglitter #collectivebias

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My daughter turned 5 this weekend. She is the ultimate "girly girl"! She loves princess, fairies, barbies, etc. In fact all that she wanted for her birthday was the latest Barbie movie- Barbie: A Fairy Secret on DVD. And of course I was going to get it for her! That is all she wanted! Since I love to be crafty and am always looking for fun projects for us I had my wheels turning to come up with … [Read more...]

Fun and Frugal For Kids

Each week Sharon from MomOnDealz shares a Fun and Frugal idea for kids! Be sure to stop by and thank her for sharing! This is a great idea that is both fun and educational. Each week I bring you a craft/activity that is both educational and frugal. Last week's focus was on making change and I received some requests for more money crafts. Enjoy! … [Read more...]

Edible Easter Craft (Hidden Surprise Easter Egg Treats)

Here is a super cute Easter idea from This Mama Loves Her Bargains! I can not wait to try this! Hidden Surprise Easter Egg Treats™ Recipe - Kellogg's® Rice Krispies®. 1. Clean, then coat inside of plastic eggs with cooking spray. Set aside. 2. In large saucepan, melt butter over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat. 3. Add Kellogg's® Rice Krispies® … [Read more...]

Fun and Frugal for Kids {Teaching How to Make Change}

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Each week Sharon from MomOnDealz shares a Fun and Frugal idea for kids! Be sure to stop by and thank her for sharing! This is a great idea that is both fun and educational. If you’re the parent of a school-aged child, you know that a major skill most children struggle with is learning how to make change. This is also a challenge for some teachers to teach. When I was teaching 2nd grade I came … [Read more...]

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