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C.R.A.F.T. · 5d ago

How to Make Pomander Balls

Not gonna lie, I did not know what to call a mandarin covered with cloves! After a quick Google search, I discovered theses little guys are officially called pomander balls. In layman’s term...
C.R.A.F.T. · 1W ago

Easy DIY Ornaments Made Out of Old Holiday Cards

It’s officially the most wonderful time of year and part of the fun is sending and receiving holiday cards! I love this idea from Amy of Maker Mama to use old holiday cards to make easy DIY ...
C.R.A.F.T. · 1W ago

Reindeer Nose Gift Jars

I teamed up with Newell Brands, makers of Ball® Fresh Preserving Products to share 3 DIY gift ideas using jars. The holidays are sneaking up on us fast! Thanksgiving is days away, and Christ...
C.R.A.F.T. · 2W ago

5 Tips for Teaching Preschoolers about Money

I’ve had a checking and savings account since I can remember, and I loved getting my bank statements in the mail as kid. My parents encouraged us to save part of our birthday/holiday money, ...
C.R.A.F.T. · 2W ago

29 DIY Advent Calendars

December first is here! Time to whip out that advent calendar and start the official countdown. Here are 29 DIY advent calendars that will absolutely inspire you to make your own. Best part?...
C.R.A.F.T. · 2W ago

DIY Giant Outdoor Chalkboard

Our giant outdoor chalkboard made our backyard about 10x more fun since its appearance a couple of months ago. The kids like it, and I LOVE it! I can doodle out there for an hour while they ...
C.R.A.F.T. · 3W ago

Monster Pancakes with Mo Willems

We made Monster Pancakes thanks to our sponsor Disney-Hyperion! It’s no lie that the kids and I heart Mo Willems books. We own just about every Elephant and Piggie book ever written and rece...
C.R.A.F.T. · 1M ago

5 Financial Must Do’s for New Parents

According to CNN Money, it costs $233, 610 to raise a child from birth to 17, and this does not include the cost of college. Uh. What? If you’ve been reading C.R.A.F.T. for awhile, you know ...
C.R.A.F.T. · 1M ago

Ugly Christmas Sweater DIY Ornaments

I’m a big fan of the ugly Christmas sweater party! You can see Andy and I’s DIY Texas inspired sweater masterpieces from 2013 and our full body Chrsitmas costumes from 2014. I even like to b...
C.R.A.F.T. · 1M ago

Thanksgiving Crafts

Fall weather is officially here in Texas, and Thanksgiving is less than a month away. I put together a list of 21 Thanksgiving crafts to get us in giving spirit! 21 Thanksgiving Crafts 1. Th...