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Cositas para la parte inferior del pantalon. Sew a ruffle on the bottom of a pair of pants and you take them to a whole new level, add a bow…and well, you’ve really got something :).

cositas para la parte inferior del pantalon

Aren’t they cute?! I thought of the idea for this jean upcycle about a year ago when I came across these super cute boots on Pinterest. Easter Eggs! I always have my kid sister come over for Easter and we never really do much with our eggs other then dye a few with those cheap little dye kits from Target.

Easter Eggs!

This year I am going to go all out with the eggs! I have found a few cute tutorials online and I can't wait to try them. Onion Skin Easter Eggs. Tazones de chocolate. Sometimes it’s the simplest projects that turn out best, wouldn’t you say?

tazones de chocolate

When I came across these Chocolate Chai Cup DIY instructions on Sprinkle Bakes, I knew I was looking at a total dinner party show stopper… talk about going out with a bang! Best of all, they are easy as pie & practically fool proof. My plan as of now: a girls’ night in with wine & dessert, starring these bowls as vessels to fill with ice cream scoops & an array of toppings. Be sure to hop over to Sprinkle Bakes for the full step-by-step instructions. Ice dinosaur egg. Summer is starting to wind down a bit, with camp ending and VBS almost over, so I need to get my act together and find more kid crafts!

ice dinosaur egg

Anybody have some good ideas??? This past week we had "dinosaur" week which consisted of walking around like dinosaurs, prancing play dinosaurs through play dough and lots of digging in the sandbox. of course, there was one little activity that topped all the rest and that would be the infamous dinosaur ICE EGGS! They are quite simple to make, and could be used in a variety of themed games/crafts. All you do is shove a little plastic toy into a balloon. Fill that puppy with water and toss it in the freezer. Play Dough. Homemade playdough – If ever there was a quintessential DIY this is it!

Play Dough

Parents and children have been happily cooking up this stuff at home for decades. Today our newest contributor Kaley is sharing her favorite play dough recipe using another kid classic: Jell-O (because it just wouldn’t be an MPMK post without some sort of twist). I think you’re going to love this recipe. A lion's nest: Halloween Ready - Wire Crown. I was in denial, cause summer just flew by, but it's fall now, and even though i usually love it, i probably didn't had enough sun yet.

a lion's nest: Halloween Ready - Wire Crown

I decided to concentrate on the happy thing about fall, halloween. As a part of my costume this year, i will need a crown (yep). Square Bunny Knit Tutorial - Oh hello there sweet bunny!

Square Bunny Knit Tutorial -

Where are you going? Please stay to play... I got introduced to this pattern back when my children were young and attending a Waldorfschool preschool program in California.