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5 Halloween Gifts that Won’t Disappoint

Five fun, unique Halloween gifts for kids of all ages.

The Best of Halloween Gifts and Decor

The Best of Halloween Gifts and Décor!
Halloween, well on its way to being some sort of national holiday, offers an endless array of terrific decorative items for your home.  Here are my finds for 2011!
For Your Home:
Halloween Banner

Add a modern twist to your Halloween decor with this updated and inexpensive pennant banner from Kirkland (Pennant […]

Valentine Crafts for Kids – Fun and Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids

Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids!
Valentines is the perfect time for crafting with your children. Here are some easy and fun craft projects together.
Thumb Print Hearts


Small inexpensive frames – red or pink if possible
White paper
Red and/or pink (non-toxic) stamp pads


Have your child make two overlapping thumb prints in the shape of a heart.
Add your child’s […]

Super Fun Back to School Supplies for Kids

Fun Back to School Supplies!
Busy Bee has covered the back packs and the lunch boxes and so now it’s time for a few of the special little extras that will brighten your child’s day or make that day go more smoothly!
Reusable Snack Bags
Recent years have brought many great choices to replace all of those plastic […]

Creating a Unique Keepsake Graduation Gift

Look What I Found: Unique Keepsake Gifts that add a Special Touch to a Graduation Celebration!
Graduations are meaningful occasions and I love offering ideas that are both unique and sentimental like The Wishing Tree.  This special gift for the graduate also serves as a party focal point and involves guests as they create a lasting keepsake […]

Tip Tuesday – Gift Giving the Smartbox Way!

Gift Giving the Smartbox Way!

So often when trying to think of a gift for someone, buying more “stuff” just doesn’t fit the bill.  If that’s the case for you, Smartbox has the perfect solution!  Smartbox is all about giving the gift of an “experience” that is specially chosen to suit the recipient.  The shopping process […]

Last Minute Father’s Day Gifts, Gift Ideas!

Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas!
We know that you love the fathers in your life, but if you’ve left Father’s Day shopping go to the last minute – don’t worry!  Here are a few fun and easy ideas that will suit almost any dad!

Pajama Gram Gift Card
At Pajama Gram, you’ll find lots of fun pj […]

Free Father’s Day Party Printables

Free Printables – Father’s Day Party Fun!
Just in time for Father’s Day, we’ve created these fun free printables for you including cute cupcake toppers and a variety of display and soda bottle labels.  To download your files, just click on the images below and download from Scribd. Enjoy and Have a Fabulous Father’s Day!

Printable Labels – […]

Homemade Father’s Day Gifts

Homemade Gifts for Father’s Day!
Although I’ve offered many suggestions for Father’s Day gifts, if your children would like to create something special for dad, here are a few easy ideas!
Custom Made Snack Mix
Mixing up a batch of snack mix will get kids thinking about dad’s personality and keep them busy in the kitchen!  Here are […]

3 Fun Father’s Day Gifts

3 Great Gifts for Dads!
It’s that time again when we have to rally to come up with Father’s Day gift ideas for the men in our lives!  Here’s three fun choices!
Artisan Leather Electronic Covers

Designed for iPad, iPhone, MacBook and Kindle, these artisan-crafted covers are tailored from supple, vegetable-tanned leather in a lovely chestnut color! These […]

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