Crafts

2 Stellar Halloween Costume DIYs for Kids

No need for your kiddos to cool their jets this year! Instead, craft a rocket-fueled jet pack from items found around the house (and a few inexpensive things from any hardware store). And what good is a Rocket Man without his Moon, baby? Craft a cutesy wearable moon out of an exercise or beach ball, primer spray paint, some duct tape, and a little imagination of your own for a coupled costume that’s truly out of this world.Read Story

Weekend Project: 5 Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin

With pumpkin season in full swing, it’s time to start decorating those iconic fall fruits. While the classic carved Jack-o-lantern is always impressive, it can be quite the mess and require some serious artistry. So if you’re looking for an alternative way to decorate this year, consult this list of five creative ways to decorate a pumpkin that look just as impressive as the classic technique, and are easy enough for family members of all ages.

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Family Craft: An Easy DIY Gratitude Journal

It’s almost the time of year to celebrate friends, family, and all the other things that make your life rich and full. Why not create a concrete reminder of the love you share by compiling reflections in a handmade gratitude journal?

This fun, family-oriented gratitude journal craft is a great way to bring everyone together to reflect on what they’re most thankful for this season, and to treasure memories of friends and family for years to come.Read Story