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Dazzling and Delightful Easter Crafts and Treats for Kids

Dazzling and Delightful Easter Crafts and Treats for Kids @NotSoIdleHands.com

We are enjoying a whole lotta sunshine and warm weather lately and making us thing about fun Spring and Easter things to create. Here are some of the ones we put on our list: Sparkling Glitter Easter Eggs from Girl Inspired Yummy Cinnamon Sugar Breakfast Bunnies at Tablespoon Cute Easter Peeps Pops by Love From the Oven {you can get straws to make these in our Etsy … [Read more...]

Popsicle Stick Snowflake Ornaments

Popsicle Stick Snowflake Ornaments By NotSoIdleHands.com

By the looks of things online, Christmas is already upon us and going strong! Not that I'm complaining....It happens to be my favorite holiday (right before Halloween) and every year I end up making tons of seasonal crafts.  Some of the ones I really love to always have around are kids crafts that are easy for my girlies to make and help decorate the house with. I actually came up with these last … [Read more...]

25 Days Of Christmas~ Photo Ornaments For Your Tree

25 Days Of Christmas~ Photo Ornaments For Your Tree by NotSoIdleHands.com

Hi!These are the ornaments that I made to show for Kristen yesterday for her These Oh-so-cute-and-super-easy-to-whip-up photo ornaments! I saw some like these on my friend's Christmas tree a few years back and HAD to make some myself! I've made these as gifts for grandparents and we have TONS on our tree each year too :) AND..... SO easy!! Start off with some: ~ … [Read more...]

Halloween Invites For Your Zombie Party

Halloween Invites For Your Zombie Party By: NotSoIdleHands.com

*Sorry about the dark pics.......today was overcast ALL day.*  Today I finished these cute invites for our fun up-coming Activity Days Halloween party. I LOVE this card design!!!! I got the idea from a friend of mine (hey Valerie!) 2 years ago when she made some super-cute baby shower invites for another friend of ours using this design. So, here's how: You need to start with … [Read more...]

Fancy Easter Eggs

So, I came across a cute idea on the Martha Stewart site for glittered and masked eggs. I thought they were pretty, so we did this when we decorated eggs as a family. I also set up a tutorial so you can see how to do them and how easy they really are! I cut out all the shapes with my vinyl cutter (each shape is around .25-.40 of an inch), but you can use your cricut or other die cutter or just … [Read more...]

Glittered Easter Eggs

Things you will need for the glittered eggs: Eggs, double-sided adhesive sheets (again, I used my vinyl cutter to cut these), & ultra fine glitter of desired color. Steps: 1. Apply adhesive shapes to egg (making sure to leave on paper backing like I did in the picture until right before you roll them). 2. Roll in glitter, making sure to coat well. 3. Brush or blow off excess … [Read more...]