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St.Patrick's Day Upcycle - Turning a Pringles Can into a Leprechaun

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St.Patrick's Day Upcycle - Turning a Pringles Can into a Leprechaun As a classroom mom gearing up for St. Patrick’s Day, you're likely on the lookout for fun and creative snack ideas to celebrate the occasion. Look no further! In this blog post, I'll share a simple yet adorable DIY project: turning a humble can of Pringles into a charming leprechaun, perfect for delighting kids and adults alike. This is a fantastic way to turn a store-bought snack into something festive, without cooking! The can may be saved afterward, leaving you with a cute piece of classroom decor to use year after...

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Crafting St. Patrick's Day Magic: Transforming Jello Cups into Leprechaun Hats!

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As a class room mom, I'm always on the lookout for inventive ways to sprinkle a bit of magic into our classroom celebrations.  With St. Patrick's Day just around the corner, I set out on a mission to concoct a whimsical snack that would enchant the children and embody the spirit of the holiday. After some brainstorming and a touch of inspiration, I stumbled upon a delightful DIY project that promised to do just that—turning ordinary green jello cups into charming leprechaun hats! Join me on this journey as I guide you through the steps of transforming simple ingredients into...

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Create a Stunning DIY Photo Booth Backdrop with Plastic Tablecloths

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Photo booths have become a staple at events, adding a fun spot to capture memorable moments for guests. I make one for every party I host. Not only do they serve as a large piece of decor for the event space, but they also serve as a perfect reminder for me to get a picture of everyone in attendance.  I always want a backdrop that suits the event's theme and captures the essence of the occasion. Sometimes I use props like the coral reef I built for this Under the Sea Photobooth. Sometimes I will sew ruffle crepe paper streamers like...

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Spooktacular Sips: Halloween Cocktails in Blood Bags

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Halloween is the time of year when ghouls and goblins come out to play, and the creative possibilities for themed food and cocktails are endless. One eerie but fun trend is serving Halloween cocktails in blood bags. These macabre libations add a touch of horror to your Halloween festivities and are sure to be a hit at any spooky soiree. In this post, I will share a chilling and delicious recipe for blood-red cocktails and all the tips and tricks needed for serving them up in blood bags!  Our neighbor who normally hosts a large Halloween party for all the adults in our neighborhood, had...

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A League of Their Own Movie Night Ideas: Step Up to the Plate with Delicious Snacks

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If you're looking for a fun and memorable movie night idea, why not pay homage to the classic baseball film, "A League of Their Own"? This heartwarming and inspiring movie takes us back to the 1940s, showcasing the incredible women who played professional baseball during World War II. To make your movie night even more special, I've prepared a list of themed snacks that will transport you straight to the ball field. From Rockford Peach hand pies to mini hot dog sliders, baseball cookies, and baseball pretzel bites, I've covered all your bases for an unforgettable movie night. Let's dive...

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