Design Your Own Christmas Glasses

Design Your Own Christmas Glasses / by Busy Mom's Helper #ChristmasinJuly #Craft #Holidays #KidsCraft

Do you have some fun holiday traditions in your family? We have quite a few, but growing up one of them was having specific glasses we used during the holidays. They were clear and tall glasses with green and red polka dots. Simple, yet very cute! I wanted to make some special glasses for my […]

Christmas Tic Tacs

Christmas Tic Tacs / by Busy Mom's Helper #ChristmasinJuly #Gift #Grinch

This is one Christmas in July post that I’ve been totally stoked to share with y’all! These Christmas Tic Tacs come with three different holiday-themed printables, including Grinch Pills, Snowman Poop and Penguin Ice Cubes. Cute, right?! Funny story…we spent the past 3 weeks on vacation visiting our family and friends in Utah. While there, […]

Rudolph The Red Toes Reindeer Gift

Rudolph The Red Toes Reindeer Gift / by Busy Mom's Helper #ChristmasinJuly #FreePrintable #Gift

How’s everyone surviving their Tuesday? Mine is going fabulous, so far, and I’m keeping my fingers crossed it continues! I will admit, I’m having a blast doing all of these Christmas in July posts….really getting me in a ‘jolly’ mood! This afternoon, I’m sharing this adorable Rudolph The Red Toes Reindeer Gift! Remember with this […]

Toilet Paper Roll Gift Packages

Toilet Paper Roll Gift Packages / by Busy Mom's Helper #ChristmasinJuly #Gifts #Holidaycraft

You know those weeks where you have no idea how you survived Monday, let alone how you’re going to get through the rest of the week? Yup, that’s me this morning! On the up-side, though, I have the daughters of one of my AMAZING friends coming to watch my kids so I can play a […]

Super Easy Santa Bag

Super Easy Santa Bag / by Busy Mom's Helper #ChristmasinJuly #GiftBag #Santa #Christmas

Yes, it’s Christmas in July, folks! This week is FULL of Christmas-themed crafts, gifts, decor and food (chocolate included!), and I’m talking 2-3 shared PER DAY this week, so be sure you’re checking back often. Tonight I’m sharing this adorable and Super Easy Santa Bag! I love the holidays, and Christmas is by far my […]

Craft Lightning: Ladybug Bird Feeder Summer Camp Craft

Craft Lightning: Ladybug Bird Feeder Summer Camp Craft / by Busy Mom's Helper #summercamp #kidcraft

Wow, what an insane couple of months it’s been! I’d say time has flown by…but even that’s an understatement! In just a month, Wonder Woman will be heading to 3rd grade and ALL of my boys will be going to preschool three days a week. Am I excited? Heck Yeah!!!! But there is still a […]

Christmas in July 2014

Christmas in July 2014 / by Busy Mom's Helper #Christmas #Holidays

Hey, y’all! I know I said this week and next would be Christmas in July, with a new holiday craft every single weekday……but our vacation has been so full of crazy, busy fun that I’m totally behind! Since I really want to focus on my family the last tiny bit of vacation, there won’t be […]

Phineas and Ferb Christmas in July

Phineas & Ferb Summer Series: Christmas in July / by Busy Mom's Helper #Christmas #P&FSummer #KidsCrafts

Merry Christmas! Okay, so it’s the middle of July…but I’m so excited to kick off our Christmas in July fun! The next two weeks will be filled with holiday gifts, decor and other wonderful ideas! To kick it off, let’s start with our Phineas and Ferb Christmas in July! This episode is a 2-part one, […]

DIY Baptism Pillow Gift

DIY Baptism Pillow Gift / by Busy Mom's Helper #LDS #Baptism #Gift #Craft #Sewing

My sweet little niece just got baptized this month, and we wanted to give her something simple-yet-cute, and something to help remind her of her promises to Choose The Right (CTR). This DIY Baptism Pillow Gift turned out so beautiful and soft, and I loved how easy it was to make! I probably don’t share […]

Creamy Chocolate Layered Pie

Creamy Chocolate Layered Pie / by Busy Mom's Helper #chocolatepie #dessert #chocolate #brownie

In search of a chocolaty treat that’s super delish? Who isn’t, right?! Well this Creamy Chocolate Layered Pie is just the ticket! One of my amazing friends is also a foodie, and she has some of the best recipes! One week I was having a hard time, and she suddenly surprised me with this Creamy […]

Phineas & Ferb Summer Series: Week 6

Phineas & Ferb Summer Series: Week 6 / by Busy Mom's Helper #pfsummer #kidactivities #kidcrafts #summerfun

What a weekend! We had so many things going on over the 4th of July week, it totally rushed by! I hope yours was fabulously fun and you were able to get some great family time in! Ready for some more amazing activity ideas for your kiddos this week? Then let’s get on with this […]

Strawberry Mango Popsicles

Strawberry Mango Popsicles / by Busy Mom's Helper #popsicles #fruitpops #4thofjuly #frozentreat

Happy 4th of July, y’all! In celebration of today, I’m sharing a super (like, as simple as can be) recipe that will help you beat the heat and have a special treat: Strawberry Mango Popsicles! I have to say, I’m so proud and grateful to live in this amazing country. No, it isn’t perfect and […]

Spicy Alfredo Pasta

Spicy Alfredo Pasta / by Busy Mom's Helper #pasta #alfredo #summerfood

I must be on a tomato kick lately, because I’m sharing ANOTHER fabulous recipe today that features some tasty cherry tomatoes. It must be the summertime-food love getting me, since tomatoes SCREAM summer! This Spicy Alfredo Pasta is deliciously fresh and summery! I originally used the Alfredo sauce on my Chicken Alfredo Pizza, and it […]

DIY Travel Coloring Tote

DIY Travel Coloring Tote / by Busy Mom's Helper #craft #kidstravel #coloring #roadtrip

I love traveling, like a lot! I do NOT, however, enjoy long road trips with my kids. I love my kids….very much…but being stuck in a van for hours upon hours is just not my cup of tea! With a 20+ hour road trip this summer (and that’s just one way!), I’ve spent the past […]

Sundried Tomato Vinaigrette Kabobs

Sundried Tomato Vinaigrette Kabobs / by Busy Mom's Helper #kabobs #marinade #sundriedtomato #vinaigrette #chicken

There’s quite a few things that make me think ‘summer’, and one delicious thing on that list is kabobs. Seriously, I LOVE a good kabob! Variety, grilling, and a great fun way to let the kids ‘help’ make their own dinner. Win! I especially love it when I find a delicious marinade for them, and […]