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DIY Christmas Ornaments!

December 11, 2015
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Homemade gifts are always the best kind around the holidays! Whenever it comes time for us to put up the Christmas tree, it’s like we take a step back in time with all of the ornaments from our past- from the handmade ones we made as children to the handprint ornaments of our own! Continue Reading…

Crafts/DIY, Holidays

Pumpkin Decorating with Tattly!

October 26, 2015
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Halloween is this weekend and we have a great last-minute DIY for all of you Fab parents! Pumpkin decorating with Tattly! How cool is this — No carving, no mess and it is a great way to make your house Trick or Treat ready in under 10 minutes!

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It is as easy as 1, 2, 3 – Here’s What You Will Need!

  • Tattly Temporary Tattoos (comes with sponge)
  • Pumpkin
  • Water
  • A Clean Work Space

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Here’s What To Do!

  1. Have a clean work space set up with your pumpkins, cup of water and tattoos
  2. Pick a tattoo
  3. Peel the clear part from the tattoo
  4. Place the tattoo on the pumpkin
  5. With a wet sponge, hold the tattoo on the pumpkin for about 10-15 seconds
  6. Peel up the paper
  7. Voila! You are all set!

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Have Fun + Happy Halloween 🙂

Crafts/DIY, Holidays

Halloween Fascinators

October 12, 2015
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One of my favorite things about October is the variety of Halloween-themed clothing accessories that you can wear anytime without looking too costume-y. My favorite motif to accessorize in is the spider (even though I cringe at the site of a real one), and this year I was inspired to make hair accessories—specifically fascinators— for the girls. My girls and I make one every year for New Year’s Eve, so I thought why not one with spiders! Continue Reading…

Crafts/DIY

Baby Shower DIY: Crafting a Creative Art Canvas

August 26, 2015

If you’re ever in charge of planning a shower of any kind – baby or bridal – one thing that is usually on the list is an activity to keep people busy. It’s always good to have a few options, especially since one of the new, growing trends is for people to bring gifts unwrapped (as indicated by the phrase “Please be a dear, and wrap in clear.”) rather than watch the honoree open everything.

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Activities, Crafts/DIY

End of the Year Gift Your Childs Teacher Really Wants

May 14, 2015
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The school year is finally coming to an end in a couple of weeks so I’ve begun brainstorming gift ideas for each of my children’s teachers. If you stop and really think about it, we entrust teachers with spending a lot of time with our kids. In my opinion, they’re worth far more than a mug or t-shirt. I’ve compiled a list of gifts your child’s teacher is sure to love.

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Crafts/DIY

Adorable DIY Fairy Princess Headband

April 2, 2015
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My girls love playing dress up in anything that twirls—whether it’s their FabKids dresses or hand-me-down dance recital costumes. Lately, their preferred choice of costumes are more like long gowns, and they pretend to be princesses on their coronation or wedding day. Continue Reading…