Kid Fun

DIY Cheap, Easy, and Adorable Popcorn Halloween Costume

DIY Cheap, Easy, and Adorable Popcorn Halloween Costume

 Last year I made Grace an adorable (but cheap and easy!) popcorn Halloween costume.  I literally threw this together spur of the moment during nap time. Supplies cardboard sissors white paper red paper glue or tape red & black marker ribbon hot glue gun popcorn needle & thread Directions First of all, there are so…

Character Themed Kids Bedding: Avoid it or Love it?

Character Themed Kids Bedding: Avoid it or Love it?

I avoid using character themed bedding for my kids, but my sister-in-law always buys themed bedding.  This post is all about the nitty-gritty of our different decisions. I avoid character themed bedding to save money. Children will outgrow their preferences before they wear out the sheets.  Kids can flip-flop between their latest obsessions constantly.  By using a generic bedding set I don’t…

Our November Thankful Tree

Our November Thankful Tree

  When I came across Bargain Bound’s Thankful Tree, I knew right away it was something I wanted to try.  The craft side of it was simple enough for non-crafty me. Plus I loved the concept of expressing thanks each day in November. How It Works: Everyday in November, ask your kids what they are thankful…