Category Archives: freebies

Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Ideas

New Year's Ideas for Families

Just thought I’d pop in to wish you all a HAPPY 2016! We’re going to be having a bunch of families on New Year’s Eve. It’s become our tradition since babysitters are scarce that night! Here are some of my favorite easy and fun PLUS totally-family friendly ideas for celebrating the new year… Free Printable…

Make an Easy Mistletoe Ball

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My mom had a mistletoe ball that hung in our entryway every Christmas, and so I feel like mistletoe is a must have for holiday decor. Yet I’ve had a tough time finding a mistletoe ball I like — classic and simple like my mom’s. So I did what I always do when I can’t…

How to Get an Official Letter from Santa

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Our kids love to write to Santa and get an answer back with an official North Pole postmark. Today is the day to get those letters in the mail. We shared this post a few years ago with all the details on how to get an official letter from Santa Claus, including a free editable…

Make a Glowing Holiday Photo Booth

Holiday Photo Booth Fun

World Market asked me to create a Holiday Photo Booth, and I was inspired by their fun green globe lights to create a glowing setup that makes for some magical photos! For all the details on how to put together a festive photo booth of your own, check out this quick video that shows the…

How to Customize an IKEA Wall Clock

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I am totally in love with the oversized wall clock in my new kitchen. It’s an IKEA hack and super easy to make using the free printable clock face I designed. Quite a few of my friends want to make their own clock, and I figured all of you cyber buddies might be interested as…