DIY Welcome Fall Sign

DIY Welcome Fall Sign / by Busy Mom's Helper #FallDecor #HomeDecor #Crafts

Okay, so I know it’s ‘technically’ still summer, but once school hits I’m in total FALL mode! Especially when it comes to decorating! My front door has been ‘blah’ for awhile, so I needed something cute and fun to spruce it up….and I loved how this DIY Welcome Fall Sign turned out! I’ve done quite […]

Awesome Things Tuesday: Week 3

Awesome Things Tuesday: Week 3 / Busy Mom's Helper #linkparty

PARTY TIME! Welcome back to another week of Awesome Things Tuesday! We have some really awesome features today, is one of them yours? This week’s features! Randi’s Pick – How to Make Wooden Apples from Crafting in the Rain Ashley’s Pick – Pen and Paper Cookie Bags from Hoopla Palooza Lindsay’s Pick – Citrus Plates […]

Blog Spotlight: Crazy Little Projects

Blog Spotlight: Crazy Little Projects / by Busy Mom's Helper #blogspotlight #favoritebloggers

Holy cow, this weekend just flew by, and now it’s the first day of school for my now-3rd-grader Wonder Woman! As much as I’ve loved having her around the house more this summer, since she’s uber helpful, I’m glad she can get back to her friends, learning and having something to do! So let’s kick […]

Get Your Craft on with DohVinci

Get Your Craft on with Doh Vinci / review by Busy Mom's Helper #craft #playdough #dohvinci #kidsfun

This post contains affiliate links. See my disclosure policy for more information. Who else loved playdough as a kid? I sure did, and will admit that I still enjoy it with my kids! Well, the maker’s of playdough have a brand spankin’ new product that is seriously so fun, you’ll be nabbing it from your […]

Quick and Organized Kids Art Wall

Quick & Organized Kid's Art Wall / by Busy Mom's Helper #kidcrafts #kidart #preschool #organizing

With 4 little kiddos, we get a LOT of cute little art projects piling up. It seems to just grow up off the counters, out of the walls, and stuffed in bedrooms. It’s everywhere! In the past, I’ve been terrible at displaying it in an organized (and even semi-attractive) manner, but no more since I […]

Healthier Chocolate White Chip Cookies

Healthier Chocolate White Chip Cookies / by Busy Mom's Helper #cookies #chocolate #healthydessert

I’m one of those people who will happily, and loudly, admit that I have a serious dessert problem, especially when it comes to chocolate. Now I could totally get away with this pre-babies, but not anymore….my waistline is jiggling at me like it’s teasing me. When your muffin-top can tease you, it may be time […]

Awesome Things Tuesday: Week 3

Awesome Things Tuesday: Week 3 / by Busy Mom's Helper #linkparty

PARTY TIME! Welcome back to another week of Awesome Things Tuesday! We have some really awesome features today, is one of them yours? This week’s features! Randi’s Pick – Fabric Flower Tutorial from Crafting in the Rain Ashley’s Pick – How we killed the smurf from The Heathered Nest Lindsay’s Pick – Metallic Acorn Wreath […]

Spotlight: A Little Claireification

Spotlight: A Little Claireification / by Busy Mom's Helper #blogspotlight

Happy Monday, y’all! I’m so excited, because we’re starting a new series to brighten up our Monday’s around here: our Blogger Spotlight! Now, you’re probably like ‘uh….huh?’ Let me explain….starting today, every Monday I will spotlight another fabulous blogger. I’ll share a bit about them, what their blog is about, and some favorite posts of […]

Make Your Own Laptop for Kids

Make Your Own Laptop for Kids / by Busy Mom's Helper #craft #kids #feltfun

Anyone else here a terrible procrastinator? I TOTALLY am! An example would be today’s post, which I actually meant to share with you clear back in June, yet here it is August and I’m finally getting around to it. Plus, it was really on the calendar for earlier this week, but that didn’t happen either. […]

Win a Canon Rebel T3i

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Okay guys, it’s time for another fabulous giveaway! I’ve joined up with the Freckled Fox and some other fabulous bloggers to bring you a wonderful giveaway, so here’s your chance to Win a Canon Rebel T3i! Who wouldn’t want to win this, right?! Now a word from the beautiful Freckled Fox: Such a great camera! I […]

60+ Breakfast Ideas for the School Year

60+ Breakfast Ideas for the School Year / by Busy Mom's Helper #roundup #breakfast #quickbreakfast

Back to school is upon us, and although part of me is screaming ‘Yes, Yes, Yes!’ the other part of me is just like ‘No, No, No!’ I love my kiddos like crazy, but I really enjoy school time because a: They’re happier with friends, learning, and a schedule and b: I get a bit […]

Awesome Things Tuesday: Week 2

Awesome Things Tuesday: Week 2 / by Busy Mom's Helper #linkparty

We’re back with another Awesome Things Tuesday, with so many wonderful links and ideas! It’s so fun seeing what everyone has to share, and several of us had a hard time choosing favorites this week because they were all just FABULOUS! PARTY TIME! Welcome back to another week of Awesome Things Tuesday! We have some […]

Free Printable 2015 Planner

Free Printable 2015 Planner / by Busy Mom's Helper #2015planner #calendar #freeprintable

I’ve been so STOKED all week long (well, two weeks, but whatever) to finally share this huge project with you. While I love sharing quick and simple things with you all, there’s just an extra ‘awesome’ factor when I’ve worked literally days/weeks on something! This is one of those, and I’m absolutely in love with […]

Frosty S’more Brownie Bars

Frosty S'more Brownie Bars / by Busy Mom's Helper #Smores #Brownies #GrahamCracker #Chocolate #Dessert

This is one of those desserts where you love it, devour it, then drool over all the photos as you edit them to post. Yup, it’s THAT good in every bite! Even my anti-chocolate (yet super-sexy) Hubby thought these Frosty S’more Brownie Bars were just fab! Start this off with a Graham Cracker Brownie layer, […]

Make Your Own Toilet Paper Roll Owls

Make Your Own Toilet Paper Roll Owls / by Busy Mom's Helper #craft #Owl #ToiletPaperCraft

This summer we spent 3 weeks in Utah visiting all of our family. I’ll do a super-fun recap later, but just know that I made some pretty awesome crafts while we were there. Gotta get my creative-fix in, right?! One of them ended up being these adorable Toilet Paper Roll Owls. Look at that cute […]