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With Alison Faulkner

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Alison Faulkner writes, creates tutorials and spends an unhealthy amount of time filming herself for her site and channel: The Alison Show. She also sells handmade goods and patterns and appears regularly on her local news station as a DIY guru. She has also co-authored the online book, A Hip Handmade Holiday with Susan Peterson.

Easy Easter Treats

Easy Easter Treats

Oh crap! It’s Easter! You need a treat! Step away from the peeps, I’m gonna help you look like a rockstar. Hoppy Easter! Alison Find more of Alison’s nonsense and craft ideas on her blog. Or follow her on Instagram.

7 Kid-Friendly Ways to Decorate Your Easter Eggs

7 Kid-Friendly Ways to Decorate Your Easter Eggs

For most holidays I like slightly more advanced crafts I can do by myself, that no one is allowed to touch but me! But it’s also fun to do some more simple crafts that allow me to include my 3-year-old daughter. After all, a human can only watch Frozen SO many times, right?! Knowing my MORE »

As a Mom, I Try Not to Swear … But Why is Swearing So Much Fun?

As a Mom, I Try Not to Swear … But Why is Swearing So Much Fun?

At least this guy can’t understand me yet! Now that my daughter is 3, I’m trying really hard not to swear. I don’t actually swear ALL that much, I swear. Ha! No really, I had a conservative upbringing and the thou-shall-not-swear thing has always stuck with me! I don’t even use the R-rated swear words MORE »

10 Adorable Kid’s Unisex T-Shirts for Spring

10 Adorable Kid’s Unisex T-Shirts for Spring

For reasonable prices, I can find cute leggings, sweaters, skirts, and shorts for my kids. I feel like the big box stores do a decent job on those. But when it comes to t-shirts for little humans, tacky seems to be the status quo. Which is a shame because, come one, it’s a t-shirt! We MORE »

7 Easy and Cute St. Patrick’s Day Ideas for Kids

7 Easy and Cute St. Patrick’s Day Ideas for Kids

I’m like, the most festive person alive, and I love to celebrate any and every holiday. But for some reason, I’ve just never really got on the St. Patrick’s Day bandwagon. Maybe because I don’t drink? Haha, so it was never exciting to me? I think we have some Irish ties. But they’ve never been MORE »

5 Questions I Ask Myself Before I Post a Comment Online

5 Questions I Ask Myself Before I Post a Comment Online

Because I am online a lot, I am now a person who makes and gets a lot of comments! As you can imagine, I’ve had my fair share of negative comments. And I am SURE that I have unintentionally said something snarky or rude or offensive. I like to assume that in general, people are MORE »

7 Pretty Crafts That Will Have You Dreaming of Spring

7 Pretty Crafts That Will Have You Dreaming of Spring

It’s been the slightest bit warm here in Utah — warm enough to take the kids to the park! With the winter holidays long gone, and not being a huge fan of St. Patricks Day … I’m looking forward to spring this year more than ever. Even if it is still a little ways off! MORE »

7 Too-Cute Cupcake Toppers for Valentine’s Day

7 Too-Cute Cupcake Toppers for Valentine’s Day

I know, I know donuts are all the rage right now, and I ADORE them, but you just can’t beat a mini cake with something cute stuck on top. So cupcakes, don’t worry, we haven’t forgotten you! And to prove it, here are some really cute Valentine’s Day Cupcake toppers to get you in the MORE »

10 Easy-to-Make Valentine’s for Your Little One

10 Easy-to-Make Valentine’s for Your Little One

February is cold, and Valentine’s Day is it’s one shining moment! I’m always looking for ways to pass the long, dark evenings with my toddler that don’t involve me screaming, “MOMMY IS GONNA LOSE IT IF YOU DON’T …” You get the idea. Here are 10 Valentine’s ideas that you can make with or for MORE »

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