Monthly Archives: July 2008

Create Your Own Wedding Reception Favors

What activities do bridesmaids love more than picking out their dresses, throwing the shower and the bachelorette party? Why helping you decorate these wedding favor boxes of course! Not all brides are the do-it-yourself type, but if you are, this is an easy and creative way to cut down on the costs of those wedding […]

Build a Birthday Cake Box

What We Found, a scrapbooking blog, posted this tutorial on creating Birthday Cake Boxes. Now this is something that could be a great activity for a kid’s birthday party. Give each kid a different size box or “layer” of the cake to decorate. When they’re finished, you can stack up all the layers of the […]

Rock Out Rock Creatures

Today’s fun activity is from the blog No Time for Flash Cards and is a great group activity for kids. (Plus inexpensive, creative and fun to boot.) These rock bugs or creatures are the 21st century’s answer to the pet rock, get yourself some googly eyes, pipe cleaners, sequins and paint! Use your imagination (and […]

July Favorites on Etsy

Everyone who knows anything about the best place to purchase handmade items is Etsy! I heart Etsy. And in honor of the crafters that work so hard, I’ve collected some of my current favorites on sale. However, the items I have chosen are based on the Crafting Parties theme in that they’re great to buy […]