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Pumpkin Decorating with Tattly!

October 26, 2015

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 🙂

Food & Fun

Halloween Ghost Cookie Kit from FoodStirs!

October 19, 2015
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Boo! It’s Baking Time!

We love inviting friends to stop by before trick-or-treating. It gives the kids (and parents) a chance to mingle and play before heading out as a group. It’s a good idea to have an activity or two planned before the guests arrive. The Foodstirs Halloween Ghost Cookie Kit is the perfect crafty project for this holiday. This delicious kit includes Foodstirs premium sugar cookie mix, a ghost cookie cutter, organic powdered sugar, organic chocolate chips, easy step-by-step directions, and a fun facts card!  Continue Reading…

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Halloween Fascinators

October 12, 2015

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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Food & Fun

Summer Time S’mores!

August 11, 2015
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Can you believe there’s an entire day devoted to chocolate, marshmallows and graham crackers! Today is National S’more Day and we couldn’t be more excited! It’s hard to believe, but some people have never indulged in this ooey-gooey treat. Check out our tips on how to create s’mores so good you’ll… want s’more.

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Ingredients:

  • Graham Crackers
  • Pieces Of Chocolate
  • Large Marshmallows

What You Will Need:

  • Shish Kabob Skewers or Sticks
  • Some Sort Of Flame or Fire

What You Will do:

  1. Place a piece of chocolate one graham cracker. Set it aside.
  2. Push the stick through one marshmallow. Roast over fire.
  3. While still warm, immediately place the marshmallow on top of the chocolate.
  4. Place the other half of the graham cracker on top, forming a sandwhich.
  5. Enjoy 🙂

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Activities

National Book Lovers Day!

August 9, 2015

In honor of National Book Lovers Day, we polled the FabKids team and rounded up our all time favorite children’s books! Check out our list of must-read children’s books that’ll never go out of style!

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