Note: I received two free nights at the JW Marriott, but as always, all opinions are 100% my own. I love Christmas traditions, and our annual road trip to our favorite hotel in San Antonio tops the list! This was our 4th annual weekend getaway to the JW Marriott San Antonio … [Read more...]
DIY Costumes & Tutorials
The BEST costume is the one you make yourself. Not only are they cheaper, and more fun but they can also show your incredible creative side! And if you need ideas, we have you covered, find dozens of tutorials for every holiday on the calendar.
From Ugly Christmas Sweater Ideas to DIY Couple Costumes to a Baby Bob Ross costume you WON'T be able to get out of your head. Be the hit of your next party, family gathering or special event with one of these great costume tutorials!
I love the idea of hosting an ugly sweater Christmas party. It involves two of my favorite things: costumes and ridiculousness! There are so many fun, easy DIY ideas to make an ugly sweater party extra awesome (or uhh tacky). This list covers everything from tacky Christmas hair … [Read more...]
This is my annual what we really wore on Halloween post! As a blogger, I make lots of fun costumes every year, the DIY cassette tape was my fave, but here's the real life version of what went down on Halloween. The kids change their minds about 26 times before trick or … [Read more...]
The snapchat filter costumes for couples or besties is one of those DIY costumes that can be super simple or awesomely complicated. Here are five versions of the filter/ no filter costume so that you can find the perfect one for you and your beaux. 5 Snapchat Filter … [Read more...]
If you're attending an ugly Chrsitmas sweater party this year, this list of DIY ugly Christmas sweaters has your back! (Literally, wink wink.) This list covers DIY couples ugly christmas sweaters all the way to tacky tacky Christmas sweaters for dogs. It's also fair to note that … [Read more...]
Did you know that Operation was invented in by John Spinello in 1964? He was a University of Illinois industrial design student at the time, and sold the rights to the game to Milton Bradley for $500 and the promise of a job upon graduation. Turn Spinello's … [Read more...]
Oh how I heart Halloween! I mean free candy and handmade costumes? What more could a girl ask for? If you happen to have a baby bump that is probably the most exciting costume to craft up, and not to worry, I've got 29 genius DIY pregnant Halloween costumes for y'all! If you're … [Read more...]
One of the things I love about homemade animal costumes is that my kids use them all year long for pretend play. So, I don't feel bad about spending extra time making the costume. If you have an animal lover on your hands, this list of 37 DIY animal costumes for kids and adults … [Read more...]
This post is brought to you by a frantic mom who realized she needed easy book character costumes at 8pm the night before said costumes were needed. If you're that parent right now, I'm here to help. You can make anything out of cardboard, paper plates, and a little paint. … [Read more...]
It is time to start planning your Halloween costume! I love the idea of including my baby, but that also makes the whole costume thing even trickier. As a new mama, making sure your infant is safe, close to you and has a cute costume seems like a daunting task. Not to worry, … [Read more...]
The days of making one DIY costume for Andy and I are long gone. Between the 4 of us, I made/ put together/ bought 8 Halloween costumes this Halloween! Maxwell was not nearly into costumes this year, and Mila was not nearly into trick or treating as Maxwell was at her age. He was … [Read more...]
Most of y'all know that I heart Halloween, specifically DIY Halloween costumes! We've crafted up some elaborate costumes in our day, but with 2 little ones under 3, the easier the better! This year's last minute costume scramble started with a Pinterest search on Friday … [Read more...]