20+ Homemade Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

When it comes to making mom smile on Mother’s Day, I find that it is best done with something that you really put thought into. For the boys’ grandmothers (including my mom) that means a homemade gift that I made myself, or my boys created.  Plus, the best part is, how excited my kids and she gets when they open it together.  Looking around for some new inspiration from other creative bloggers, I collected over twenty homemade gift ideas for mother’s day that I know moms, grandmothers and aunts will delight in.  Check them out and let me know what you think!

Homemade gifts from the heart are the best Mother's Day gifts! Here are more than 20 homemade gift ideas for mother's day!
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20+ St. Patrick’s Day Kid Craft Ideas

It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day, and there is something about this magical day that delights children.
Maybe it’s the gold coins and leprechauns?  Gold and glitter are two items that are sure to delight all children.  In case you are looking for a few craft ideas that you can make with your children, both school-aged and preschoolers, look no further.  I’ve gathered together a collection of more than 20 St. Patrick’s Day Kid Craft ideas that are sure to please your littlest Leprechauns!

Looking for some fun projects to make with your kiddos this St. Patrick's Day? Here are more than 20 ideas to inspire you and your kids-- More than 20 St. Patrick's Day Kids' Craft ideas for you to try today!

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20+ Festive New Year’s Eve Crafts

How do you celebrate New Year’s? Do you go out with a spouse, or with a large group of friends?  Or maybe stay home and ring in the new year with your kiddos because who wants to deal with all of that traffic, and it’s hard to find a babysitter?  If you do decide to stay home with your kiddos or with friends to celebrate the arrival of 2017, there are so many different crafty creations to help you easily to prepare for your party, no matter how big or small.  Here are more than twenty craft tutorials of Festive New Year’s Eve Crafts that you can create to decorate your house, wear to your party or help you create a memorable  celebration!

Looking for easy and festive craft ideas to help you ring in the new year? Here are more than 20 ideas to help you create festive New Year's Eve crafts to wear, decorate and celebrate the start of the new year!
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15+ Day of the Dead Crafts and Tutorials

I don’t ever remember seeing a lot about Dia de Los Muertos when I was growing up, but these days, I see lots of decorations at Michaels for Day of the Dead crafts with bright and festive skeletons and skulls.  After the Big One’s schools started doing Sugar Skull crafts and activities, and I saw how pretty they were, I thought that maybe a few crafts and treats to celebrate the Day of the Dead would be fun.  They definitely add a bit of color and design into otherwise orange and black Halloween season.  Did you know that Dia de Los Muertos originates in Mexico and the Aztecs?  I didn’t!  I also I didn’t know that the Day of the Dead takes place from November 1st to November 2nd, with the first day having more child-centered focus and the second day having an adult focus.  Regardless on which day you choose to celebrate, there are so many wonderful Day of the Dead Crafts, Snacks and Tutorials that are available on the web.  Here are just a few of them that I found.

Dia de Los Muertos is November 1, and is a two day celebration, known in English as the Day of the Dead. Interested in creating some fun and easy crafts and treats with those beautiful colorful skull and skeleton designs? Check out this collection of 15+ ideas-- you are sure to be inspired with these crafts, snacks and tutorials to help you celebrate the Day of the Dead.
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Super Mario Brothers Costumes

Whether you’re a child of the 80’s or a child of today, you have heard of Super Mario Brothers! Super Mario Brothers are one of the most iconic symbols of video gaming as we know it, and they are entirely beloved characters in our house.  You may remember by all of the fan gifts I have made for the Mellow Man, including two sets of coasters, and Perler Bead art for his office. Once Halloween comes around, your entire family can dress up with different Super Mario Brothers Costumes as Mario, Luigi, Bowser, Yoshi, Princess Peach, and run from house to house to collect those delicious treats.  Plus Super Mario is timeline, you can wear these costumes on college campuses, and even to a party for the grown-ups. Everyone gets to feel “Super” on Halloween when they don their Super Mario Brothers Costumes for Halloween. Right now, I know that you’re probably on the prowl in trying to find the perfect costume or accessory to make your Super Mario character come alive. So, here’s over 15 Halloween costumes for people of all ages, and some accessories to add a little star glitter to your reality.

Nintendo and Classic Video Game fans unite! Are you looking for an awesome Super Mario Brothers Costume for Halloween. Here is a round-up with more than 15 ideas that are perfect for your entire family! Boys, girls, moms and dads will find a great collection of halloween costumes that are perfect for Mario, Luigi, Peach, Toad and Yoshi lovers alike! I can't wait to order ours!

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