Lickety Split it’s a DIY Tent Kit!

This little DIY Tent Kit will sure be a gift giving hit. It’s creative, useful, and will spark endless opportunities of inventive & imaginative play!

Nothing Is As Sweet As You – A DIY Candy Box

“Nothing is as sweet as you”, and that’s the truth! This DIY candy box is as simple as can be. A yummy treat for any day that needs to be a little sweeter.

Confetti Party Popper

Let’s make a Confetti Party Popper – a super easy & super fun DIY – perfect to ring in the new year or for any fabulous upcoming party!

make it: A DIY Christmas + giveaway

Spruce up the holiday this year with a DIY Christmas – 20 Handmade Ideas including wrapping paper, gift tags, cards, & trees to spark those creative juices.

celebration: two year BLOGIVERSARY

Join me in celebrating my blogiversary with an amazing giveaway!

party in a jar: Dino Terrarium Jars

Party In A Jar is brimming full of kid-friendly jar projects for every occasion, including the tutorial to make these super cool Dino Terrarium Jars.

celebration: Ice Cream Sandwich Bar

Create your own festive backyard Ice Cream Sandwich Bar for those little ones in your life.  Because life is messy, embrace the messy, with ICE CREAM!

create: DIY Streamer Garland

Create a beautiful dip-dye, watercolor, DIY Streamer Garland for your next party or photo shoot with just a few simple materials, like paper towels!

Open Me: Connecting Sisters For The Holidays

I wanted to do something extra special this Christmas to really let my sister know how much I love her & appreciate her, I chose Open Me to help me.

little picasso: DIY little artists gift box

Create a DIY little artists gift box for the little artist in your life – great for a birthday, holiday, or any day that needs a little color!

Creativity Inducing Gifts For Preschoolers

A comprehensive guide for Creativity Inducing Gifts, primarily for preschoolers, but ideally can be enjoyed at any age.

sweets: Double Chocolate Chip Cake with Penuche Frosting

The magnificent simplicity of this double chocolate chip cake does not even compare to the amazing and delectable result.

Blogiversary and Bento Giveaway!

Mama Miss is a year old!!  Let’s celebrate with a super fun giveaway!

My {FAVORITE} Books and Toys for Preschoolers

Around the holidays I often get asked by friends about gift ideas for kiddos.  My favorite gift is ALWAYS a book, but I will let in the educational toys every now & then ;)  So, today I’ve complied for you, with visuals of course, my favorite books & toys that are currently scattered about our […]

celebration: Arts-N-Crafts Birthday Activities

Yesterday I shared with you how V started off her third birthday – with a balloon spectacular!  Today, I am sharing with you all the activities we did at little miss V’s birthday party. Her birthday theme was Arts-N-Crafts.  I knew a while ago, because she enjoys doing crafts, painting, & coloring, that this would […]

kiddo craft: Paper Plate Portraits

This activity is super fun to do, for you & the kiddos.  When we did this at V’s third birthday – I do believe the ADULTS had more fun than the kids (through fits of giggles – I think my brother made like five of them).  It really came down to – how silly can […]

little picasso: Cornstarch Spray Paint

This super easy concoction was originally intended to be used outside, but we brought it inside on such a chilly day.  I mean, c’mon, who lets kids have spray bottles of paint in the house?  Ummm…me, apparently ;)  This requires just a couple of simple ingredients that you most likely will already have around the […]

celebration: Birthday Balloon Surprise – A Mission of Joy

  This past Saturday was V’s 3rd Birthday (yikes – I can’t believe I am a mama of a THREE YEAR OLD)!  All this week I will be sharing all the little details that went into her arts–n-crafts themed birthday party :)  The activities, the food, & the favors! ♥ One of my favorite things […]

celebration: DIY “little man” birthday tie wreath

I adore wreaths!  I even have a Pinterest board titled “wreaths, wreaths, and more wreaths!” with 50 54 pins :)  Now, you would think that because I do adore them I might indeed have a new wreath every month.  Well, I don’t wanna burst the bubble buuuuut…my Christmas wreath sat on my door well into […]

celebration: 1st Birthday Cake – Chocolate Vegan Cake with Homemade No-Fuss Whipped Cream

This cake is my go-to cake for first birthday cakes.  Call me a tad obnoxious (I am definitely more relaxed with #2 ;), but I had no desire to get one of those extremely fattening, who knows what is in it (except a large quantity of sugar), over butter-creamed cake :)  Oh, I know you […]

celebration: Little Man Birthday

Little T turned the big ol’ 1 year old on Friday and we celebrated it with all things “little man” on Saturday with family and friends. I still cannot believe he is ONE already! Man, with the second baby it’s like time literally flies…it grew wings & flew away ;)  With V I felt like […]

genius mama moment: Paint Palette Cupcake Station

This Paint Palette Cupcake Station is the perfect creation station for your little cupcake artist!