2014 Goal Setting: November

Happy Halloween! Johnny made this cute little candy corn guy in his first grade class. I think it’s adorable! We are supposed to get one of our extremely rare rain showers today, but everyone is much too grateful for rain to complain. I kept my October goals simple, and we had a nice month. A […]

Book-Inspired Halloween Fun for Kids

Today I am joining a group of kids activities bloggers who are sharing book-inspired Halloween fun for kids! We put our new felt board to use, and I also have some free printables for your kids to color! You may notice that some of these shapes are not made out of felt. There are actually […]

Happy Halloween! Plus, Goals for November 2013

Happy Halloween! I’m thrilled that my kids are loving their handmade king costume and butterfly costumes, and especially that they should see quite a bit of wear after Halloween! October was pretty intense in our house. Mike was gone for nearly the entire month. I tried living in the moment, but definitely had moments of […]

DIY Halloween Costumes: Three Butterflies

This was our first year of all DIY Halloween costumes – but probably not our last! I want costumes that are cute and comfortable, and that is hard to find (at least affordably) with commercial outfits! I knew I wanted to make these butterfly costumes for my girls as soon as I saw them on […]

How to Make a King Costume

I made four Halloween costumes yesterday! It’s amazing what can happen when Dad is around to hang out with the littles and take the kids on school runs! His new job doesn’t start until Friday, and we are all making the most of our days off with him! Johnny and I had a LOT of […]