$1 Baby Shower Favor: Pastel Lollipops

$1 Baby Shower Favor: Pastel Lollipops with personalized Butterfly labels from Evermine {www.evermine.com}

I love coming up with quick and easy favor ideas, something simple and pretty to say thanks to friends and family. After all, it’s the little details that make the difference for any event, and I love the idea of having a few ‘mini’ favors that coordinate perfectly with the occasion. These Pastel Lollipops are… 

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Fairy Garden Kit Favors

How to make a Fairy Garden Kit {www.evermine.com}

I have a confession to make- I love fairies and anything magical! It’s something I’ve loved since childhood and still continue to celebrate as an adult (if you don’t believe me, check out the fairy costume I made a few years ago). I was super excited to help my friend Avery plan her 11th birthday… 

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Bridesmaid Gifts: DIY Flower Flip-Flops

DIY Flower Flip-Flops

Treat your bridesmaids to something special and handmade by you! These DIY Flower Flip Flops are perfect for wearing by the pool, after a pedicure, or even during the wedding reception! DIY Flower Flip-Flops   Print Author: Rachel Beyer Type: Craft Ingredients Flip flops
(I found mine at The Dollar Tree) Cotton fabric Felt Hot glue… 

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Homemade Camp Cookies

Homemade Camp Cookies #diy #recipe

What was the one thing that my son asked for during his one-month summer outdoor adventure camp? Homemade cookies! Not just ANY cookies, but the ones I bake with love, like a mother does for her child who is backpacking through the wilderness, sleeping under the stars… dreaming of my cookies! How can a Jewish… 

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DIY Candy Gift Bags

DIY Candy Gift Bags for Kids

So, making candy gift bags for 100 children is more than a good dose of a sweet tooth. These frosted tin-tie bags add to the fun of the party as they give a soft hint as to the delightful treats that hide inside. Soft shadows of candy sticks, gum balls and sour sticks look beautiful… 

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DIY Crayon Favors

Handmade Crayon Favors

Making your own crayons is a popular craft and a great activity you can do with your kids. I used a mini cupcake mold to make our crayons, but you could also try using a fun shaped silicon mold as well. My niece and I had a lot of fun making up a big batch… 

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DIY Soccer Party Favors

DIY Soccer Party Favors

My friend’s daughter, Ashley, LOVES soccer. She loves the game so much that she asked for a soccer themed party for her 12th birthday. Party planning is one of my favorite hobbies, so I volunteered to put together some fun beaded bracelet soccer favors that I know she will love sharing with her friends. These… 

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Decorated Mason Jar Mugs

DIY Decorated Mason Jar Mugs

With summer in full swing, I’m looking forward to hosting backyard get togethers. I’ve been on the lookout for some fun, affordable glassware to serve my homemade cocktails in and was excited to discover this DIY over on Soul Makes. This project is perfect for anyone looking to add something special to their outdoor wedding,… 

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Simple Gift: Summer Memory Jars

Summer Mason Memory Jars

Summer memories are the ones that last a lifetime. For a party to kick off the summer, I decided to host a BBQ and send our guests home with a “memory jar.” A simple gift personalized with a beautiful label – perfect for adults and children alike! A mason jar to hold different trinkets, memorabilia… 

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DIY Art Kits for Kids


Birthdays are so much fun, and even more personal when using a theme to celebrate. So, as I begin planning a birthday party for our special needs son, I’ve decided to create an artistic theme. In his special educational class, he has been exploring various artists and their works. He is so fascinated by each… 

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