Monthly Archives: August 2008

Cake Decorating Party

A fun activity for any kid’s birthday party is to let them take part in decorating the birthday cake! It sounds a bit messy, which is pretty unavoidable, so plastic tablecloths are in order! There are a couple of different ways to approach a party theme like this, one would be to get a giant […]

Tips for Hosting Kid’s Crafting Parties

eHow offers up this great article on organizing a crafting party for kids. What you’ll need, some ideas for crafts and for treats to serve! Some of their top tips: Invite an arts-and-crafts teacher to the birthday party to lead the kids in some creative activities. Some scrapbooking stores that have classes can hold a […]

High School Graduation Scrapbooks

Now that they’re off to college and peace and quiet can reign in your home, what to do with those stacks of photos from graduation? Well, a scrapbook was what you had in mind, but making yourself actually sit down and create it? A tall order. One sure fire way to get yourself to set […]

Labor Day BBQ & Summer Crafts

Oh summer, where have you gone? With the start of school and Labor Day weekend coming, summer will start wind down and with the crafts of summer, but luckily we’re going into my favorite crafting season: fall! But before summer heads out the door, here are some craft tips and ideas for throwing your own […]