Crocheted baby blanket for my most favorite baby boy!

Today I have some news I am thrilled to share with you - I became a second time mom this summer and this time to a darling little baby boy. This pregnancy was such a contrast when compared to my first one. The whole thing went by within a blink of an eye. Funny how for … Continue reading Crocheted baby blanket for my most favorite baby boy!

DIY Captain America Shield

Little boys and their love for toy weapons..Aah! My son is hardly 5 and he loves to own every weapon toy you can name. I have made him everything, from a bow and arrow, to swords of all sizes and even hanuman's gada :). It has been an interesting experience making these weapons that need … Continue reading DIY Captain America Shield

Cocoa-Almond Nut butter spread (Vegan)

Quick recipe to making your own chocolate nut butter spread. YUMMMMM!! Ingredients: Almond flour White Sugar Cocoa powder Coconut Oil First finely grind almond powder and sugar. Mix cocoa powder into this. Melt coconut oil separately and add on top of this dry mix. Mix/blend well. Store in an airtight container. I haven’t tried it … Continue reading Cocoa-Almond Nut butter spread (Vegan)

Party favor ideas: Color your own bookmarks

I always like to give interesting and not so common party favors to kids and adults. The lack of unique, good quality party favors in the market often frustrate me. The same old packaged/bad quality (plastic!) favors which generates more trash than being actually useful treats bug me to no extent. My most favorite return … Continue reading Party favor ideas: Color your own bookmarks

Halloween special- Bat girl costume and other felt costume ideas

Yup! Halloween is back and so am I with a couple of interesting ideas on how to dress your kids up with fun (really inexpensive) homemade costumes. Halloween is THE time for DIY. Its a great opportunity to get your creative juices flowing. I am constantly baffled by how expensive the halloween costumes can get. … Continue reading Halloween special- Bat girl costume and other felt costume ideas

Tomato planter Ghost – DIY halloween yard decor

Wanna make a last minute, extremely inexpensive and fun yard decor for halloween? Make this ghost in less than an hr. Its a fun project to involve the kids in. Take a look at the pic. The steps are self explanatory. Supplies you'll need Tomato planter A ball A garden stick White round dollar store … Continue reading Tomato planter Ghost – DIY halloween yard decor

DIY door safety lock for homes with multiple kids

My 15 month old is very enthusiastic (not surprisingly) about opening doors and has gotten very good at it :). There are some danger zones like the bathrooms/pantry, I would like to keep him away from. I looked at a few safety locks available online. Price apart, they weren't very easy to install without drilling … Continue reading DIY door safety lock for homes with multiple kids