McKenzie Johnson

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Kids' Night!

Feed your child what she wants -- chicken fingers and fries. Throw in broccoli too and let it all bake in the oven. With five variations on each recipe, we've got a healthy mix for every picky eater.<p>From blue corn chips to crushed whole-grain crackers to gluten-free cornmeal, these chicken strips …

Whole Grain

You and I Are Fine, It Is Just That Behavior That Doesn't Work Right Now

This is a timely reminder from Chris White, pediatrician and author of soon-to-be-released book, <i>Mindful Discipline</i>, co-authored with mindfulness expert Shauna Shapiro.<p><b>Confession time:</b> My daughter and I have been experiencing a bit of friction in the last few days. Today before school was …

Creative Ways to Update Kids' Clothes

Easy clothing makeovers that you and your kids can pull off with style.<p>Make any outfit party-perfect with our no-sew embellished collars.<p>First, use the link below to download our <b>collar template.</b> Cut the shape from <b>felt</b> and trim the edge with <b>pinking shears,</b> if you like. With <b>tacky glue,</b> add …

Turn Your Old T-Shirts into Wall Art

If you have an old t-shirt that you love but don't want to wear, or used to wear all the time but is now too small, one way you can continue to …

Copycat Orange Julius Recipe

Whether you’ve got fond childhood memories of Orange Julius, or you’ve never even heard of them before, this copycat recipe shared by Mom On Timeout is definitely worth a whirl in the blender when you’re looking for a seriously sweet and refreshing treat.<p>Ingredients:6 oz frozen orange juice …

Recipes

Honey Balsamic Drumsticks

I buy a lot of rotisserie chickens from Costco. Like, I never have them on my list, and I never really <i>need</i> them for anything, I purely just like to …

Ghostbuster’s Ghost Trap Made From Felt

I was fortunate enough to catch a glimpse of this delightfully frightful ghost trap made from felt by Steff Bomb at the Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Show in New York last night. That poor little guy never knew what hit him.<p>This traveling exhibition is organized by Gallery 1988 and will open next …

How-To: Make a Cardboard Kaleidoscope

Make hours of colorful, creative fun with your kids: Turn items that you probably already have at home into awesome cardboard kaleidoscopes with this fun tutorial that Natalie Kramer shared on Handmade Charlotte!

Mini Piñata Tutorial – Cinco de Mayo Mariachi Band! | Hideous! Dreadful! Stinky!

| DIY, doll, eco, entertaining, papercraft, party, upcycle |<p>This post contains affiliate links.<p>Last year, I made Mini Piñata Dancing Girls for Cinco …

How-To: Wood Storage Chest

Now that you’ve gotten your Spring cleaning out of the way, get your residence organized with this handsome wood storage chest from The Project Lady.<p>[via Tiny House Darling]

Sara Landeta’s Bird Illustrations Inside Medicine Boxes

Artist Sara Landeta poetically juxtaposes the natural world with the man-made in these exquisite bird illustrations done on the inside of medicine boxes.

Papercraft Linocut Flowers

If you’re an origami or papercraft enthusiast, then you might consider using a printmaking technique to decorate the paper that you work with like artist Eve Goodby did with these fantastic papercraft flowers made from linocut prints.<p>The patterns I used for my linocut project came from images that …

Crafting

How-To: Plastic Canvas “Straw” Placemats

Looking for a bit of beautiful, yet incredibly practical inspiration for your springtime table? You definitely won’t want to miss this plastic canvas “straw” placemats tutorial from Diane at CraftyPod!<p>Who knew that plastic could be so gorgeous? (Obviously, Diane did!)<p>Head on over to CraftyPod to …

back door herb garden

Hi, I want to share my back door herb garden with you before the season ends.<p>I meant to share when I made it and all the plants were cute & …