Candy Corn Fall Craft

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Hi Crafters! It’s Erin again, back from The Blue Eyed Dove. Are you ever in the need of a quick and easy craft to help keep a little one occupied? Well do I have a project for you! And it’s pretty perfect for this time of the year too. Think fall…and one of fall’s best candies 🙂

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Favorite Back to School Crafts

For a lot of the country, school is back in session. If it isn’t for your kiddos already, you may be counting down the days until school goes back in session. It’s okay, we won’t tell your secret!

Top back to school crafts to celebrate the new school season!

There are some fabulous crafts you can do this weekend to celebrate the start of school or prepare your kids for going back in the next few weeks! Here are some of our favorites: [Read more…]

Instant Chalk Board – No paint needed!



Every once in a while my mind will the blown by something so simple and yet so wonderful that combines to make something absolutely fantastic. I bring to you my lovely creative readers…chalkboard contact paper. I shall wait now while you wrap your mind around the never ending, numerously fabulous, absolutely wonderful things that you can do now that you know that this does indeed exists. The possibilities are endless; you can create artistic decals for your living room or foyer, a lovely place to leave a message.

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DIY Family Movie Night Kit

Family Movie Night KitWe’re always looking for fun ideas to do as a family in our house–as I’m sure is the case in most houses. This DIY Family Movie Night Kit I put together to surprise my family with was one of those fun ideas that was a blast and a big hit with the kids!

The idea is simple: Get a brown grocery bag and fill it with all of the ingredients needed for a movie night (two-three movie options from Red Box, one bag of popcorn, and wrapped candy), and let them unwrap it! It’s like a party in a bag.

I chose about seven types of candy and wrapped individual serving sizes so that we all got a choice of what candy we wanted (there’s five of us), and we had two options left over just in case some options weren’t favored.

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