Home Memory Game (Free Download)

Carson Ellis’ book, Home, is a whimsical journey through many different abodes. Inspired by the book, I created a home-inspired memory game for the kids to personalize and play.

Little Crafty Splurges

Even though my arts & crafts closet is usually well stocked, I’m always on the look out for unique items or quality products to replenish dwindling supplies. Here is a collection of 10 products which may entice you as well.

Spanish Language Flashcards (Free Download)

36 Free Color Spanish Language Flashcards to use with your child to identify common household items.

Sewing School: Initial Pillow

If you or your child can sew in a straight line you can make this fun & decorative pillow. They are so easy and quick to make that I’ve been giving them away to friends and family.

Neon Fairy & Pastel Hero Customizable Prints (FREE Download)

Who says fairies can’t be draped in neon or that superheroes can’t enjoy pastels? Have a girl or boy obsessed with fairies or superheroes and who likes to break the mold? Then these customizable prints are for you.

Sewing School: Felt Bunny (Free Template)

After the kids have gone to bed in the evenings I’ve been teaching myself how to machine sew as well as trying to improve my hand sewing as well. I’ve made several pillows, tried a tote bag and altered one of my old maternity tunics into a dress for my eldest daughter but the first sewing project I wanted to share is this sweet felt bunny.

Faux-Stained Glass Valentine Mobile Craft

All you need are tissue paper, a plastic food takeout container, scissors, glue and string to make this captivating valentine mobile for the one you love. My 4 & 6 year old loved creating the faux-stained glass effect and I smile every time I catch a glimpse of it hanging in the window.

2016 Lunar New Year Primer & Craft - Red Fire Monkey (Free Template)

Happy Lunar New Year! It is the year of the Red Fire Monkey. If you need a primer on the difference between the Western (solar) new year and the East Asian (lunar) new year, I’ve got you covered. If you need a fun paper greeting card craft to celebrate the year of the monkey, look no further.

Dino-Truck Birthday Party Invitation (Free Customizable Template)

What do you do when your soon to be 4 years old son decides the theme of his birthday party should include both dinosaurs and vehicles? You smoosh ‘em together into a dino-truck extravaganza! Starting with an invitation chock full of dinosaurs & vehicles.

Winter Holiday Cards for 2015 (Free Download)

Need a last minute gift? Print one of these free Winter Holiday Cards, insert a giftcard and you’re all set.

Thank You Cards for Thanksgiving 2015 (Free Download)

Free Thank You Cards for download & printing. Happy Thanksgiving 2015!

Preview: My Paper Town (Free Download)

A preview of My Paper Town: Barn, House with Garage, School & Castle templates for FREE Download

Cardboard Castle Craft

Have some large moving boxes languishing in the garage? Engineer an enchanting cardboard castle.

Layered Paper Collage Craft

Leftover stickers, cuttings from postcards, magazines or disused activity books, crumbled origami scraps, even old paint chips can be combined by an imaginative mind, glue and scissors into fun and quirky scenes.

DIY Leg Warmers for the entire family

Turn an old pair of socks into leg warmers in less than 30 minutes.