4 Mother’s Day Crafts Kids Can Make

Homemade crafts are a heartfelt and fun way kids can celebrate mom. Just mix a little creativity and imagination to make Mother's Day crafts the family will love all year long. These are less expensive than store bought gifts and are sure to be priceless treasures. Washi Hand Print Art - Turn an outline of your child’s hand into a piece of art with the help of a few rolls of colorful washi Read more ...

Make Ahead Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes

Enjoy Mother's Day even more with this make-ahead brunch. These delicious dishes will let you enjoy quality time with your family and keep you out of the kitchen on that day. Create new memories at Mother's Day brunch by decorating the table with photos of the moms in your family. It is a great way to honor them. Old family photos bring back fond memories and add to the conversation. For a simple Read more ...

DIY Herbal & Floral Steam Facials

Spring clean your complexion the old-fashioned way! Spring has officially sprung, and I’ve got one thought on my brain: spring cleaning. Closets, drawers, windows, floors—nothing is off-limits once this annual bout of motivation strikes, including, of course, my complexion. Instead of investing in a series of peels, I prefer to steam-clean my face in the comfort of my own home. During this Read more ...

Mermaid Nails Tutorial – 3 Ways

When I was a little girl, I loved to watch The Little Mermaid on repeat. I distinctly remember staying up way past my bedtime with attentive eyes inches from the screen. Mouthing along to every song, I envied Ariel’s flowing red hair and graceful tail. As a landlocked Midwestern girl, how could I not be transfixed by the beautiful, strong-willed sea creature? Twenty-five years after the film’s Read more ...

How to Make a Terrarium (and Celebrate Your Earthy Side)

To celebrate the arrival of spring and all things turning green this month, we decided to bring a bit of the outdoors inside by creating our own terrariums. First the basics: A terrarium is a mini indoor garden in a glass container. The plants require low maintenance and are perfect for people who don't have the time to care for a garden or just don't have a green thumb (like a few of us on Read more ...

7 Personalized Easter Basket Ideas

Jellybeans, chocolate eggs and spring-colored baskets are Easter staples. But candy isn’t the only way to go. This year, think out-of-the-basket and create personalized Easter bundles for everyone in the family. Choose one of these creations, wrap it in cellophane, tie it with a big pastel bow, and it definitely qualifies as an Easter basket in our book! For Little Ones: Toddlers certainly don’t Read more ...

The Eggs Have It: Creative Ways to Decorate Eggs

Egg decorating is the perfect time to let your creativity run wild. Start with the basic inexpensive kits, like those from Paas or Dudley and then improvise. Instead of splurging on fancy kits, find things around your house and be all sorts of artistic when you decorate eggs. Here’s how to add some flair to your Easter eggs. Dye eggs while they’re still warm. It’ll help the dye to Read more ...

DIY Coconut Rose Bath Truffles

Looking for a home spa experience that will keep your skin moisturized in the spring? Then try a coconut rose bath truffles DIY. With just a few simple ingredients, you can whip up a batch of these moisturizing oils that are ideal for spring gifting. They smell divine and are so easy to make. Here’s how to do it! Step 1: Gather your ingredients. You’ll need: 1/2 cup of coconut oil, 1/4 cup of Read more ...