Category Archives: Holiday


This cute craft can be used for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s or Father’s Day, birthdays – or anytime you want to tell someone that you care!  There are few supplies needed, so it’s inexpensive and easy.  Plus you can let your … Continue reading

Family DentistA “Couples Valentines Party” Made Easy

I love to throw a good party and Valentines is one of the easiest themes to go with.  If you like to entertain, then this year consider swapping your traditional Valentines date night for something more exciting.  Plan a party … Continue reading

Valentine Classroom PartyClassroom Valentine’s Party

We’ve rung in the New Year, the winter holidays behind us, and allowed ourselves a few moments to breathe. But, with February right around the corner, Room Parents are likely gearing up for one of the more favored class parties … Continue reading

How To Make A Snowman Ornament From A Can Lid

I am always on the lookout for cute unbreakable Christmas ornaments.  I also love to craft. When I purchased a Pampered Chef smooth edge can opener I knew that this product was going to help me make some cute ornaments … Continue reading

Christmas BingoWhat To Do For a Christmas Classroom Party

Parents of preschool through grade school age children have at some point been asked to be a room parent, or volunteer of some sort with classroom activities. If you are a room mom, or someone who volunteered to help, you … Continue reading

DIY Chalkboard Paint Bunting

Hello there! My name is Emily and I am thrilled to be posting here at A Mom Knows today. I have the pleasure of sharing a tutorial with you that I hope you will find helpful as you plan your summer … Continue reading

Easter EggsEaster Egg Stuffing Alternatives-It Doesn’t Have To Be Candy

Is it me or does it seem like every celebration these days ends up with bags of candy the kids bring home?  We all know Halloween results in ALOT of candy.  In our house the rule is on Thanksgiving Day … Continue reading

Heart Attack!How to Give a Friend a Heart Attack – A Paper One!

It is getting to be that time of year where we want to express our love to those who are near and dear to our hearts.  There are so many ways that we can show that love.  We can tell … Continue reading

Homemade Christmas OrnamentHomemade Christmas Ornaments

Some of my favorite memories are making homemade Christmas ornaments with my children. Here are a few ideas that you may want to use with your children.  Not to mention, homemade ornaments make wonderful gifts for grandparents, teachers and friends. … Continue reading

Paper Angel OrnamentHow to Make a Paper Angel Ornament

I love a Christmas tree that has a variety of ornaments.  My tree has all of the kids’ homemade ornaments from years past, and some new ones (because they were broken when our tree would come crashing to the ground).   … Continue reading