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What Does the Fox Say? Treats, Crafts and Fashion

What Does the Fox Say? Treats, Crafts and Fashion

The fox has become a popular theme for decorating, party planning and fashion. The “what does the fox say” song is just one of the influences that may have helped inspire these fox crafts, adorable cookies and trendy gift ideas!

5 Walmart Savings Catcher Tips to Get Free Money

5 Walmart Savings Catcher Tips to Get Free Money

If you are an avid Walmart shopper such as myself, chances are you have already heard of Walmart Savings Catcher. Here’s the scoop to save money every month, up to $599 each year.

The Best Sugar Cookie Icing & Decorating Tips

The Best Sugar Cookie Icing & Decorating Tips

Cute sugar cookies are a great family project to make for practically any holiday. Most everyone loves cookies and you can customize your cookies to match the season! Make heart cookies for Valentine’s Day, star cookies for Fourth of July and snowflake cookies to celebrate winter. Colorful sugar cookie icing is easy to make with 4 ingredients. I discovered a super efficient method for creating cookie icing designs, without using pastry bags that can be hard to clean.

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Katie enjoys all things creative; DIY projects, photography, decorating and family adventures. She feels blessed to be a stay-at-home mom with 3 kids and many artistic outlets.

Valentine’s Day Gift List That Everyone Will Love

Valentine’s Day Gift List That Everyone Will Love

Valentine’s Day is coming up fast! Our gift list includes something for everyone; affordable toys, stylish accessories and delicious treats your whole family will love.

Great Birthday Gift Ideas for Moms

Great Birthday Gift Ideas for Moms

Birthdays are the perfect excuse to celebrate mom! Celebrating mom’s birthday is a wonderful occasion to pick out one of these gift ideas for moms to show how much you love her!

5 Reasons to Order Holiday Cards

5 Reasons to Order Holiday Cards

The holidays are a special time of year to connect with family and friends. Even if you don’t live close to everyone that has a special place in your heart, the holidays are a great opportunity to send out Christmas cards and family updates. Our family usually sends out a holiday photo card and we also love displaying all the cards we receive. It’s convenient and easy to order Minted Holiday Cards. Here are 5 reasons why it’s valuable to order annual Christmas cards.
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Katie enjoys all things creative; DIY projects, photography, decorating and family adventures. She feels blessed to be a stay-at-home mom with 3 kids and many artistic outlets.

Super Creative Ways to Decorate Your Bathroom

Super Creative Ways to Decorate Your Bathroom

Decorating a bathroom can be one of the most challenging projects in the house. It turns out, there are many things you can do to decorate your bathroom and add your own personal touch and custom style!

10 Things To Do at Your Local Pumpkin Farm

10 Things To Do at Your Local Pumpkin Farm

Fall is a great time to plan a family visit to your local pumpkin farm! While you are there, you will usually find many opportunities to play together, take some family photos and pick out a pumpkin.

Eco-Friendly Tips for a Happy Healthy Halloween

Eco-Friendly Tips for a Happy Healthy Halloween

The arrival of autumn means pumpkins are trending! Our family always enjoys a trip to the pumpkin patch, making homemade pumpkin pies and expressing our creativity through pumpkin carving contests! Pumpkins are good for other things too, such as baking and even shopping local. Our Eco-friendly Halloween tips include creative ideas for pumpkins as well as ways your family can save money and create recycled decorations.
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Katie enjoys all things creative; DIY projects, photography, decorating and family adventures. She feels blessed to be a stay-at-home mom with 3 kids and many artistic outlets.

Great Gifts for Him & Her

Great Gifts for Him & Her

It can be challenging to shop for the special man or woman in your life. Many of these gift ideas are thoughtful and practical with some fun things mixed in too!

Get All You Need for Halloween in One Stop

Get All You Need for Halloween in One Stop

Halloween is just around the corner! We found all we needed for Halloween during a one-stop shopping trip to Fred Meyer. Kids can choose from a huge variety of costumes, colorful makeup, hats, wigs and more!

Super Cute DIY Fall Decorating Ideas

Super Cute DIY Fall Decorating Ideas

We love everything about fall; breaking out cozy accessories, seeing bright colors in nature, and tasting the sweet flavors of harvest time. Fall is also a great time to decorate your home to get ready for hosting friends and making family memories. These super cute decorating ideas can be customized to fit any style and available space!

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Preserve Precious Memories + Make Pumpkin Spice Cookies!

Preserve Precious Memories + Make Pumpkin Spice Cookies!

The thought of coming holidays, cool weather and baking with spices has me feeling happy and nostalgic. I’m excited to share my Pumpkin Spice Cookie recipe and the results of a special little project we started a few weeks ago!

Foolproof Ways To Deal With A Child Scared Of The Dentist

Foolproof Ways To Deal With A Child Scared Of The Dentist

It’s important to keep kids teeth healthy! Data from the CDC says that 20% of children ages of 5 to 11 have at least one decayed tooth that’s going untreated. Be proactive to avoid this potentially becoming a costly and painful issue.

Teen Parenting Tips That Could Be A Lifesaver

Teen Parenting Tips That Could Be A Lifesaver

Parenting is difficult whether you have a toddler or a teenager. The difference is that both require different types of attention and can create different types of issues. A toddler is hands-on but much easier to manage. A teenager can take care of themselves but can also cause stress. Parenting tips for teens differ for each teen as they are all individuals. Some teenagers have a rebellious streak while others are a little more peaceful. The best thing you can do as a parent is teach your teen and allow them to learn from their mistakes along the way. These tips for parenting teens can help lessen the problem of trying to tame the untamable teen.
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Welcome to Create. Play. Travel. We love sharing creative ideas, kid’s activities, DIY inspiration, beauty tips, fashion picks, family adventures, travel recommendations and more!