Before FFTC was a twinkle in our eyes, Gianna met Lisa MacMartin, the owner of Heartfelt. And when we need to feel like good moms, we bring our kids to her little Minneapolis shop. She is an enthusiastic cheerleader for crafters–new and seasoned– and a comforting cheerleader for weary parents. We are thrilled she agreed to help us to create a spring-y home atmosphere with our children, not in spite of them, with this guest post. Homemade Holidays: Easter Crafts. Read More
Turkeys and Thanksgiving go together as well as kids and crafts, so I found (in my never-ending pinterest searches– by the way, did you know that you can now organize your boards into sections? I think my life may now be complete) this adorable crafty turkey on Pinterest and simplified it for kids of any age.
Easter is my absolute favorite holiday! Part of the reason is because we don’t have high expectations for it, so whatever we do is usually a big hit. Currently, I don’t have any Easter decorations. We have baskets that we use every year and a plethora of plastic eggs, but as for decorations? I don’t really have any.
However, since it is my favorite holiday, I wanted to make it a point to be festive this year. So I scoured the interwebs for simple, fun, and easy ideas that I can do together with my family.
Here are some of the ideas I found. Read More