DIY Chalkboard Paint Lamp Refashion

Chalkboard Paint Lamp

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure policy. I've looked for the perfect lamp for my son's room but everything I found was either too mature, too sporty or too young for him. Then I found the perfect solution by … {Click to read the full article}

Fried Ice Cream Bites

Fried Ice Cream Bites

Ingredients: Vanilla Ice Cream Corn Flakes Cinnamon Sugar Crush about 4 cups of Corn Flakes in a Ziploc Bag using a rolling pin. Create a cinnamon/sugar mixture. I never measure, but 1/4 cup sugar to a tablespoon of cinnamon or to your … {Click to read the full article}

Elf on the Shelf| “Elf Rising” Flour

Elf Rising

This is one of my favorite Elf ideas because he is so clever! He just crossed off the S in "Self Rising" flour to make a funny play on words. The kids thought it was humorful but it didn't get as many laughs from them as it did from me as it started … {Click to read the full article}

Elf on the Shelf | Sock Monster Strikes Again

Elf on the Shelf - Sock Monster Strikes Again

He must of thought our feet needed a little air! … {Click to read the full article}

Elf on the Shelf| Sock Monster

Elf on the Shelf | Sock Monster

Now we know where all the socks have gone... … {Click to read the full article}

Elf on the Shelf | Mini Syrup Drink

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Buddy drinking out of the mini syrup container, of course, with a funky straw! … {Click to read the full article}

Elf on the Shelf| Potty Humor

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Buddy having some potty humor. My kids thought this was hysterical! … {Click to read the full article}

Elf on the Shelf| Boogie Board Drawing

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Buddy doing a little Boogie Board drawing - three kids plus himself. … {Click to read the full article}

Elf on the Shelf | Wimpy Kid Fever

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My kids have Wimpy Kid Fever so they thought it was funny finding Buddy reading a mini Wimpy Kid book that he made. … {Click to read the full article}

Elf on the Shelf| Hiding Under the Tree Skirt

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With a little help of a papertowel roll, Buddy is hiding under the tree skirt with a snack. … {Click to read the full article}

Bunkhouse Happenings Plus a Little Behind the Scenes

It has been an exceptionally exciting and busy couple of weeks in our house and on my blog. Take a moment to catch up on everything that has been going on. Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book Giveaway - You still have time to enter my giveaway for one … {Click to read the full article}

I Want to be an Elf When I Grow Up

Elf on the Shelf

Today we were sitting at the kitchen table discussing school, the school bus bully, and the process for a heroism award that my middle son has been recommended for. Out of the blue my youngest declares, “when I grow up I want to be: a hockey … {Click to read the full article}

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel {Giveaway}

The Third Wheel Book 7_ABRAMS

We are, among millions of other families, huge fans of The Diary of a Wimpy Kid books written and illustrated by #1 New York Times bestselling author Jeff Kinney. Meeting him during his book tour was an incredible experience that has peaked my … {Click to read the full article}

Elf on the Shelf Shrinky Dinks

EOTS Shrinky Dinks

I have a special affinity for the classic Shrinky Dink toy that I remember so much from my childhood. In fact, it was one of my most remembered Christmas presents next to Baby Alive and Barbie. Today, Creativity for Kids has brilliantly merged the … {Click to read the full article}

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel Book Tour

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book Tour

Married Single Mom - Husband travels. Kids run amuck. House rules out of order. Breakfast for dinner. Unmade beds. That was the definition of me last week. It was getting grueling as I had to accomplish the kids after school schedules, … {Click to read the full article}

3 Custom Handwritten Letters from Santa Claus {Giveaway}

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Emerging school rumors about whether or not Santa exists can cause skepticism among grade schoolers. Is your child on the threshold of losing the magic of Christmas? Whether this may be your situation or you just want to enhance your child's or … {Click to read the full article}