How to Throw the Perfect Frozen Party on a Tight Budget

How to Throw the Perfect Frozen Party on a Tight Budget

Throw an Amazing Frozen Birthday Party Quickly and Cheaply and immediately eliminate $100 off kids’ birthday party costs Let’s just be real.  Birthday parties can get SUPER expensive.  I recently threw the Frozen birthday party of my daughter’s dreams on a budget and wanted to share these nuggets of info on how I did it with you! […]

The Perfect Footprint Kids Craft!

The Perfect Footprint Kids Craft!

For Father’s day, we wanted to make something extra special for the dads in our lives especially since we couldn’t be with them in person. I decided my kids footprints would be the easiest thing to use verses hands and less mess! Plus who doesn’t love seeing tiny toes?! I tried to pinpoint something each […]

Learn to Enhance Your Children’s Photos TOMORROW at 12pm (ET)

Learn to Enhance Your Children’s Photos TOMORROW at 12pm (ET)

Photoshop For Beginners Online Course Friday, June 3rd – 12pm – 1pm ET   Join our LIVE instructor to walk you through step-by-step how to enhance photos of your children in Photoshop tomorrow, Friday, June 3rd from 12pm – 1pm ET. This is a great way to have professional-looking photos when a photographer isn’t an option.  It’s […]

Customize Your Birth Announcement, Children’s Birthday Invitations, Holiday Cards and More!

Customize Your Birth Announcement, Children’s Birthday Invitations, Holiday Cards and More!

Basic Invite stands out among the rest as a unique invitation and stationary line. Do you love throwing parties and get-togethers? Do you have a creative eye and want something unique that fits your style? We here at The Mommies do. That’s why we love Basic Invite. We’re not sure if you knew this, but The […]

9 Creative Ways to Teach the Alphabet

Since becoming a stay-at-home-mom, I have my seven-month old and three year old home with me. Since my three year old is no longer in daycare, I have been trying to keep her in the learning and social loop.  We’ve been recently focusing on ABCs, which can honestly get boring for her (since a three-year-old’s […]

DIY Rustic Reindeer Christmas Mantle

DIY Rustic Reindeer Christmas Mantle

This year we decided to retire our DIY Santa Wreath and go with a rustic reindeer Christmas theme. I had picked up these cute reindeer ornaments from the Dollar Tree. Pack of 5 for $1 for the little ones and 2 for $1 for the larger size ones. I really love how the mantle turned out. […]

Last Minute DIY Halloween Crafts

Last Minute DIY Halloween Crafts

Halloween is almost here! Our costumes are ready, candy has been bought and all we need now if for Halloween night to arrive. With all this anticipation, my little ones are getting restless, so we’ve been creating DIY Halloween crafts with everyday items around our house. All of these ideas are simple, easy and fun! Frankenstein Tissue Paper […]

DIY First Birthday High Chair Banner

DIY First Birthday High Chair Banner

I kept the decorations simple for my daughter’s first birthday and stuck with a “onederful” theme. My inspiration for decorations came from some beautiful fabric quarters I found at Joann’s. I’ve incorporated fabric like this into my parties before as coasters, under floral bouquets or laid out as centerpieces, but this time I wanted to do […]

A Onederful Themed Birthday Party

A Onederful Themed Birthday Party

My youngest recently celebrated the big O-N-E year milestone a few months ago. I chose to do a “onederful” themed birthday party and loved the simplicity and cuteness of how it turned out! For starters, I made the invitations in a program called Pixlr, for FREE. I chose to email them, which also saved time […]

Fall Leaf Art for Kids

Fall Leaf Art for Kids

As the leaves are starting to fall, we are getting creative with Fall leaf art! We’ve traced leaves, painted leaves, colored leaves and most recently, created a leaf butterfly! It was so easy and fun for my 3-year-old to see the leaves come alive on paper as she gently colored over top of them. What you’ll […]