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Free Party Printables for Big Hero 6

Big Hero 6 Printable party pack

We are knee deep in party planning for our Big Hero 6 birthday party for our new nine year old.  While there are not a ton of Big Hero 6…

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Baymax Easter Eggs

Baymax easter eggs

Here is an easy easter craft. The Big Hero 6 love is still very strong in our house.  All of my kids are in LOVE with Baymax but especially my…

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DIY Olaf Costume Instructions

diy Olaf Costume

When my son asked for a DIY Olaf Costume for Mickey’s Halloween Party this year we had no idea the beast of a project we were signing up for.  My…

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Our DIY Olaf Costume for Halloween!

DIY Olaf Costume

So when our son asked us last November if we could make him an Olaf costume we were all “Sure Buddy!” we had no idea how crazy complicated it was…

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Sneak Peek at our DIY Olaf Halloween Costume

DIY Olaf Costume Sneak Peek

So last year as we drove home from the media screening of Frozen my son says “Daddy, can you make me an Olaf Halloween costume next year?”  Harry had made…

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DIY “Happy Back to School” Oversized Card for the teacher

Happy Back to School!!! Our big kids are so excited about Back to School and they can’t wait to meet their new teachers. Our kids are continuing with a half…

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MALEFICENT free printable activities

Maleficent activity sheets

So just two days ago I posted “Is Maleficent too scary for kids?” and I was quite surprised to see how much attention in received!  While we are waiting a…

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MALEFICENT Free Printable Activity Sheets

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We love how Disney sends us fun FREE Printables each time a new movie comes to theaters.  Harry and I are anxiously awaiting the release of Disney’s MALEFICENT on May…

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DIY Elsa Frozen Dress : Thrift Store Make over – NO SEW

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I am not sure if you know this, but there is a bit of Disney Frozen obsession going on in our house.  Big time.  Of course we wanted an Elsa…

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Three fun things to do with Peeps!

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Peeps are a sweet Easter tradition in our house.   Peeps taste the same as ever, but there are SO many different types of Peeps!  Chick and Bunny Peeps come in…

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DIY Disney’s Frozen Princess Costume Capes and Crafts

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We are so excited to visit Disneyland in just a couple weeks and our littlest is going to be dressed to impress in her DIY Frozen Princess Costume!  DIY is…

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Reclaimed Wood Sign : DIY Decor

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We are having so much fun decorating our new fixer upper on a shoe string budget.  I love thrifting, garage sailing, and re-purposing hand me downs and what others might…

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Frozen Birthday Party!

Frozen Viewing Party

Our oldest really lucked out this year! Our blog was super lucky to be chosen to host a #DisneySide party!!  #DisneySide is an awesome campaign that encourages fans to show…

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DIY Photo Props for Birthday Parties

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This year Olaf from Disney’s Frozen came to our daughter’s birthday party! Well, sort of.  We have a little tradition born out of our tight budget that we have used…

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Easy Homemade Play Dough – DIY

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The kids and I had a lot of fun making easy homemade play dough the other day as part of our homeschool / homework science project.  I used a standard…

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Disney Frozen Printables : Spot the Difference

Here are some more awesome Disney Frozen free Printables. Who else is counting the days until the next Disney Animated film is coming to theaters?  I am super bummed I…

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Mediocre Painted Pumpkins : A step by step tutorial

Painted Pumpkins

I’m not gonna lie.  I have literally never carved a pumpkin and if I can live a long life without that experience that would be great. My husband never carved…

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LEGO Thor Costume : DIY Instructions

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So our son is kinda into LEGO….. like a lot.  He is also into Superheroes.  One of our favorite family traditions during the Halloween season is to attend Brick or…

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Disney’s Frozen Printable : FREE Maze Printables

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Help some of your favorite Disney’s Frozen characters make it through the maze with these free printables.  You can also print out this Build a Snowman Olaf Printable. This is…

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DIY Dora Costume : Easy and Frugal Toddler Costume

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I just had to share what just might be the simplest and certainly the least expensive costume I have yet to make!  Our littlest’s is all about Dora (she is…

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