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DIY Rainbow Crayons

There is nothing my baby girl likes more than a little arts and crafts action. She is such a creative soul, so I'm all for encouraging her artistic growth. And being that we have loads of broken crayons around the house, it made total sense to make something with them. These DIY rainbow crayons were just the ticket! Materials: Crayola crayons (64 pack has great pastels) Flower shaped silicone mold Sharp knife You will also need- Oven Oven mitts Freezer *supervise children while using Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees 2. (Parent step)To remove the wrappers from your crayons, carefully score the crayon wrapper with a...

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DIY Microphone Valentines with Hershey’s

Microphone Valentine

Disclaimer: Compensation was provided by Hershey via MomTrends.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of Hershey or Momtrends.  I'm feeling the love for Valentine's Day! This week, I helped Jake make DIY microphone valentines for some of his special friends. This was a great way to not only talk about how we can show our friends we care, it was also such a sweet way to spend a snowy afternoon. Of course, you know we incorporated some of our favorite treats such as the Hershey’s Kisses Conversation Candies and Reese’s Conversation Cups (you can find...

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DIY Valentine’s Day Stir Sticks

Valentine's Day Stir Sticks

Happy New Year to all you fab BonBon Rose Girls readers. I simply cannot believe we are talking about Valentine’s Day already! Whether you’re a grown-up or a kid, I think we all love to love Valentine’s Day! If you’re celebrating with a party, brunch or just a romantic dinner for two, these DIY stir sticks or cocktail stirrers will add a pop of creativity to your February 14th! I like to make my stirrers out of bamboo sticks found at the grocery store. If you need them to be shorter, just cut them to your preferred...

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Indoor Fun for Snowy Days

So, like much of the country,  you're probably stuck inside today thanks to that epic snow storm Jonas. Even if you played outside for a bit, I'm willing to bet you're going to have a good deal of down time inside the house, so I thought I would round up some of our favorite ideas to help keep kiddos busy and, hopefully, fight the dreaded cabin fever. The most important thing when it comes to a storm like this is safety, so it's best to hunker down and ride things out, but we all know how...

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Easy DIY New Year’s Eve Party Hats

We're always super sad to see the holidays end, so that's why we love to make a BIG deal out of New Year's Eve. It's our last holiday hurrah! Since neither of us typically go out on NYE anymore now that the kiddos are here, we like to party hardy at home. That means good food, great drinks and party gear galore like funny hats. Did you know that it's pretty darn easy to make your own oh so fabulous party hats? Well, it is! And here's how...

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Easy DIY Holiday Centerpiece

Do you love the holidays as much as we do? If you're raising both hands, you've probably given some thought to your holiday tablescape. Well, if you haven't quite decided what your holiday table is going to look like that, this DIY holiday centerpiece just might help! One of our most popular videos ever was another holiday centerpiece, so clearly you guys can't get enough of holiday decorating too! Supplies: Pine Wreath (20 Inch) Pack of (3) Gold Jingle Bells Pack of (3) Red Jingle Bells (1) Gold Holly Berry Brush 18 inches Clear Glass Apothecary Jar Two Mini Red Berry Stems Four Poinsettia...

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Glittered Cookie Cutter Ornament

We love a good easy project we can make as a gift or with our kids and we've been trying to keep them coming all month long. For me its especially helpful at this time of year when the school break is coming, I need gifts for grandparents, and we want ideas to help make the days fun. Today's glittered cookie cutter ornament is just that. Easy and fun for everyone! I can see making a whole set of these for a little tree in the kitchen or as a gift with a few baking supplies....

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DIY Gift: Tea Towel Stamping

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It's not only the time of year for gift giving but also gift making! Having Jake now turn 4 it's nice to have his attention span last a little longer for crafts. I still work to have it all set out before I mention it, otherwise he's excited and then over it before we've even begun. But things like this easy stamped tea towel are perfect for doing together for friends and family. Here's how we made these and all of these supplies can be found at large craft stores. If yours doesn't have...

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