How to Make an Easy Paper Plate Cookie or Favor Boxes

If you run out of ideas for gifting a box of cookies, try making a cookie box out of paper plates. You can use cheap white paper plates or more expensive, fancy paper plates with festive designs. These fun and festive little boxes are a great way to present cookies, candy and ... Continue Reading . . .

Wrap Up the Holidays with Paper, Bows and Embellishments from Current Catalog

If you have never heard of Current® you aren't alone. I had no idea they existed until I talked to my mother-in-law. She told me that they have been around for 50 years and she can still remember the catalogs she used to look through when she was younger and worked in an office. ... Continue Reading . . .

5 Easy Steps to the Perfect Pecan Pie

If you are making a traditional pecan pie for your dessert table you will want to try this recipe. This rich delicacy is most often served between Thanksgiving and New Year's and is a long-held Southern favorite. From modest kitchens to four-star restaurants, generations of great ... Continue Reading . . .

How to Bleach Pine Cones for Craft Projects

When using pine cones to create natural home decor or ornaments, you may want to bleach them to give your pinecone project a more beachy and clean look. Once your pine cones are bleached you could hang them from your dining room chandelier or in a window by attaching sheer or ... Continue Reading . . .

15 Free Kids Thanksgiving Activity Sheets & Coloring Pages

These 15 Free Kids Thanksgiving Activity Sheets will keep your kids busy throughout November. Kids activity sheets are perfect for classrooms, home-school projects, and afternoon quiet-time projects. We have included the easiest and best kids Thanksgiving activity sheets and ... Continue Reading . . .

Free Thanksgiving Clip Art and Stock Photos

If you are working on Thanksgiving projects you may need some clip art to add to your scrapbooking, greeting card, or other Thanksgiving craft project. Here is some free Thanksgiving clipart and stock images you might want to save and use including pilgrims, Thanksgiving turkeys, ... Continue Reading . . .

Toy Insider’s Best Kids Toys & Tech Holiday Gift Guide

The Toy Insider unveiled its expert picks for the best kids' toys and tech in its annual holiday gift guide today. The hottest items for 2016 are broken out into three lists: the Hot 20 (the items expected to top kids' wish lists), Top Tech 12 (drones, wearables, robotic pets, ... Continue Reading . . .

Krispy Kreme Valentine’s Donuts are Here – YUM!

Krispy Kreme does not disappoint with their yummy Valentine's donuts. This year they are selling the Luv Bug, Bee Mine, Sprinkled Heart, and a Chocolate Iced doughnut with Valentine’s Day sprinkles donuts. The limited-time doughnuts are available at participating locations in the ... Continue Reading . . .

15 Questions Kids Want to Ask Santa on Christmas Eve

To a child, Santa is their best friend, someone they wholeheartedly believe in and if they could they would sit on his lap and have a long talk with him. If they could, these are the questions they would ask him. How do you believe Santa gets into the house? Why do you ... Continue Reading . . .

Easy Clothespin Nativity Christmas Tree Ornament

For today's Advent calendar activity we made Clothespin Nativity Christmas Tree Ornaments. These are so easy and cheap to make. It literally just took minutes to make and the kids helped with each of the ornaments. Supplies Needed to Make One Nativity Ornament: 3 Doll ... Continue Reading . . .

How to Plan a Christmas Morning Scavenger Hunt With Printable Clues

We put together a fun Christmas Morning Scavenger hunt each year and the kids love it. It takes a little work on our part the night before but it's well worth it to see their faces. It also keeps them busy when they are up at the wee hours of the morning when Santa has gone back ... Continue Reading . . .

25 Free Christmas, Hanukkah, New Years Activity Sheets

These Free Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Years Activity Sheets will keep your kids busy throughout December and into the new year. Kids activity sheets are perfect for classrooms, home-school projects, and afternoon quiet-time projects. We have included the easiest and best kids ... Continue Reading . . .