T Shirt Bag Tutorial (for kids!)

t shirt bag gluesticksblog

These t shirt bags are the perfect craft for kids. They come together in about 2 minutes and are then ready to decorate! Perfect for summer camp, afternoons at the pool, slumber parties and picnics. They also work great for reusable grocery bags. My girls were excited to bring them to their cousin’s house for [Read More]

Printable Lunch Box Jokes

printable lunch box notes

My oldest three started school last week and it perfectly coincided with a fun little project that I have been working on! I created some fun printable lunch box jokes for the Simple and Delicious Magazine by Taste of Home and they were featured in their August issue. Print them out, trim, and slide into your child’s [Read More]

Easy Drawstring Skirt with Contrasting Pockets

First grade skirt pattern

  Today is the first day of the first grade! And there are 3 Kaylees and a Keeley in Kaylee’s class. Oh, that poor teacher!  I thought such a pretty little first grader deserved a pretty little skirt to wear on her first day in the big leagues. It is the “Drawstring with Pockets” skirt from [Read More]

Everyday Uses for Kleenex {and a tutorial!}


This post brought to you by Huggies and Kleenex. All opinions are 100% mine. We all know that Kleenex® Ultra Soft Tissues work great for wiping noses, but what else do you use them for in your home? When I got to thinking about it I realized that I use them for many random tasks [Read More]

Kermit the Frog Puppet Pattern

Muppets Most Wanted Hand Puppets

Is it Kermit? Or is it the worlds number one criminal, Constantine? It’s easy to get them confused which is how Kermit ends up behind bars in “Muppets Most Wanted“! Will Constantine get away with his nefarious scheme? Will Kermit escape in time to save the day? These little hand puppets are so easy to [Read More]

Date Night Gift Card Set

Date Night Gift Card Set

We recently stayed a week with my brother and his wife. They were very generous to open up their beautiful home for our family to stay in. We really enjoyed visiting with them and having a whole lot of family time! As a token of our appreciation we wanted to leave them with a little [Read More]

Felt Daisy Head Band

Daisy Head Bands

I love quick and easy little projects like these Felt Daisy Headbands! Simplicity at its finest. I made one for each of the girls and they love them. Daisies are so dainty and pretty.  Just like my little girls. To Make One You will need: Headband (I found a pack of 6 from Hobby Lobby) [Read More]

Out with the Old, In with the New: Zippered Wallet

Wallet Tutorial

So I made myself a new wallet…the night before our big Disneyland trip this summer. Because that’s what kind of crafter I am, an impulse crafter. I bought the fabric a while ago and finally found a tutorial that I liked. I was going to put it off until the end of summer when things [Read More]