Costumes, DIY, Halloween, Holidays

    Felt Pumpkin Hat (Free Template!)

    DIY Felt Pumpkin Hat! A no-sew toddler friendly craft!

    Around this time of year, we always pull out our felt chicken hats for Oktoberfest. But this was the first year since Kevin and I have lived in Cincinnati that we didn’t make it. So our hats stayed in the closet and instead I decided to make some fun felt Halloween hats for the girls! First up, the felt pumpkin hat! Continue reading

    Halloween, Holidays, Motherhood, Parenting

    How to find affordable Halloween costumes!

    How to find Affordable Halloween costumes without sacrificing the price!

    You can easily spend a fortune on Halloween costumes, and still end up with cheap costumes that leave glitter all over the house (girl mom here!)… And for what? One night of covering the costume with a coat and trick or treating for 2 hours for a bag of candy that cost $2 at the local grocery store…

    Thankfully my girls love to play dress ups year round so I just think of costumes as new toys to add to their closets, but I’m still looking for affordable Halloween costumes that don’t lack in quality (especially since we like to reuse them 😉 )! Continue reading

    DIY, Halloween, Holidays, Photo props

    Halloween Photo Booth Props ($1 DIY!)

    $1 DIY Halloween Photo Booth Props!

    When I spotted these felt stickers, meant for decorating pumpkins, I knew I needed them! But I needed them for something else I had planned! I wanted to make some fun Halloween photo booth props with Anabelle and was thrilled when I realized these were already cut decorated and ready to go!

    I though why not save on time? No template needed, cheap, and already cut perfectly! I mean the project was half done for me!

    Of course, Anabelle called the cat. She has something going for cats right now, perfect timing for Halloween!

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    Phone Tips, Photography, Photography Tips

    Fall photo ideas for your kids this season!

    Fall photo ideas! 25 must-capture photo ideas for this Fall!

    I am a summer girl, but I’m just about ready for that first frost to get rid of the hayfever allergies and the mosquitoes… And now, after putting together this list of Fall photo ideas, I’m chomping at the bit for this next season!

    Fall is great for photography, because it adds such a warm collection of colors into your photos. Plus, a whole bunch of Holidays line up (Halloween, Thanksgiving…) leading to a bunch of excuses for adorable crafts and reasons to dress your kiddos up. I mean seriously, every time I turn around we are planning something new leading to more perfect fall photo ideas! Continue reading