Category: Crafts

  • Train Ticket Invitation

    Train Ticket Invitation

    When trying to decide how to invite our guests to John Jr.’s second birthday, we loved the ideas of tickets!  Using the basic premise from last year when we developed a sports’ ticket invitation, I modified bits and pieces to come up with a train ticket!  If you’d like a more basic version to change […]

  • Princess Party Tshirts

    Princess Party Tshirts

    When my daughter was helping me plan her third birthday, she was extraordinarily excited about the idea of the whole family (who was able to come) being part of her party.  After delving into her brain a bit, I learned that she really wanted all of us to have “special outfits.”  While I’m not opposed […]

  • Tulle Circle Skirt Tutorial

    Tulle Circle Skirt Tutorial

    When my mom uncovered this beautiful bodice that her mother had made for her as a child (yes, that means that this hand-embroidered bodice is a 1960’s gem), she gave it to me to see if I could make it into something for my then-4 year old daughter.  While the velvet bodice was intended for […]

  • Football Jersey T-shirts, Onesies, and Dresses

    Football Jersey T-shirts, Onesies, and Dresses

    When we decided to throw a football-themed birthday for my son’s first birthday, I wanted to find a way to bring the whole family together (especially my 3 year old daughter).  Since we are fairly big sports enthusiasts, I decided we would get the most use out of football jerseys in our team’s favorite colors. […]

  • Constellation Craft

    Constellation Craft

    Whether you’re trying to entertain dozens of toddlers at a celestial-themed birthday party, stimulate a lazy afternoon, or entertain kiddos for a late night like New Year’s Eve, this craft is educational, artistic, and yummy!!!  It can also be modified for just about any age and stage.  For instance, when catering to a large group, […]