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Melted Crayon Easter Eggs – Dye Free Easter Eggs

We decorated Easter eggs last night by melting crayons!  I stumbled upon a cool new way to decorate Easter eggs by using crayons while the eggs are still hot when perusing Pinterest.  It was very simple and also not very messy.  We decorated them this way with a 9 year old (my cousin Mindi) and… Continue reading Melted Crayon Easter Eggs – Dye Free Easter Eggs

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Toddler St. Patrick’s Day Party With Crafts Food and Favors

Today we hosted a Toddler St. Patrick’s Day Party.  This group of parents and children get together frequently, but today we decided to embrace the upcoming holiday and eat a lot of green (and rainbow) colored foods, craft with green paints and wear as much green as our wardrobes allowed.  It has been such a… Continue reading Toddler St. Patrick’s Day Party With Crafts Food and Favors

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Homemade Toddler Foods For When “On The Go” – Mac and Cheese Bites With Spinach and Chicken

Making homemade food portable and easy to grab for when “On The Go” can be difficult.  As much as I want to always provide healthy options for Eliana, it is sometimes easier to just run through a drive through while we are out and about.  These Mac and Cheese bites are awesome because they are… Continue reading Homemade Toddler Foods For When “On The Go” – Mac and Cheese Bites With Spinach and Chicken

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Easter Basket Ideas For A Two Year Old

Happy Easter!  The Easter Bunny treated us well this year so we thought we would share his basket ideas with everyone along with the excitement a 2 year old brings to the Easter holiday! Of course the Easter Bunny brought us some candy filled eggs and a chocolate bunny, but he must of had some… Continue reading Easter Basket Ideas For A Two Year Old

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Toddlers Costumes and Pumpkins

 A Toddler Halloween Party:Costume WearingPumpkin PaintingGood Food EatingFun Friends Playing All of them in costumes and painting!We had good friends over on Halloween for a fun filled get together.  This group of friends meets frequently at either someone’s house, the zoo or a park.   Because this day happened to also be Halloween we filled… Continue reading Toddlers Costumes and Pumpkins

All Things Children · DIY & Home Projects · Sewing · Tutorials

Travel Chalkboard Placemat

 Roll it open to color or eat:Roll it closed to travel:Did you know that they make chalkboard fabric?!  How cool is that?!  I have so many ideas for it (a table runner so that you can “name” all the dishes set out on your table, placemats with people’s name’s written on them for assigned seating,… Continue reading Travel Chalkboard Placemat

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Baby-proofing the Cable Box – diy

Eliana loves to play with electronics! ipads, cell phones, remotes….and the cable box. The only problem is that the cable box can’t be moved out of her reach. We also keep a basket full of puzzles to the right of the cable box – so it is often times very tempting to push the buttons… Continue reading Baby-proofing the Cable Box – diy

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DIY Wrapping Paper

Our homemade, or better yet, “Child Made” wrapping paper looks a little bit like modern art – freeform shapes and lines that intersect in beautiful disarray! It looks a little bit like our Child Made Thank You Cards except we only used red white and green paint for this art project. It is a fun… Continue reading DIY Wrapping Paper

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Gingerbread Man Decorating

Instead of the traditional Gingerbread House this year we opted for a Gingerbread Man. Mostly because I think a gingerbread house would look like a tornado hit it after we decorated it with a 1 year old. 🙂 We got all of our supplies together.  We made it pretty simple – since we weren’t eating… Continue reading Gingerbread Man Decorating