Category Archives: Crafts

Classmate Holiday Gift: Reindeer Noses + Free Printable

Project Real Mom: Reindeer Noses make the perfect class gift!
I love making gifts. I love giving gifts. I love seeing the smile on someone’s face when they open it. I want my children to know this same feeling. In a world where  a “sense of entitlement” seems to be increasingly more common, I’m trying harder than ever to teach my children the opposite. I […]

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Holiday Gift: Stove Top Potpourri + Free Printable

Project Real Mom: Infuse your house with these holiday scents!
Christmas is just around the corner and if you’re anything like me, you’re feeling a little overwhelmed! I can’t believe how quickly it snuck up on me! Of course, I probably say that EVERY year. Oh well.  If you’re still looking for that last minute gift idea for your neighbors, co-workers, friends, your child’s teacher, […]

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Candy Cane Cocoa for Classmates + Free Printable

Project Real Mom: Candy Cane Hot Chocolate makes a great gift for classmates!
Each year my kiddos want to give a gift to their classmates before they depart for the Christmas break. With two kids in school, and A LOT of kids in their classrooms, that can get to be pretty expensive! We also have the added complication in our school district that students are not allowed to […]

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All Things Halloween!

Project Real Mom: Ghost cupcakes for the whole family to enjoy!
Halloween is just around the corner and I wanted to share some of our tricks and treats that we’ve been working on this week!  Tasty Treats for Classmates & Trick-or-Treaters We tend not to hand out candy for Halloween. (BUT, I am thankful for those of you that do because then I get to raid my kids’ […]

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Not Your Mama’s Sack Lunch

Project Real Mom: Meow! A fun way to enjoy lunch!
Lunch boxes have come a LONG way since the days of brown paper bags and those metal lunch boxes with the latest superhero or cartoon character on them. Today’s lunch boxes are more like beautifully colored and styled insulated lunch bags, some even have your initials monogramed on them. We have reusable plastic containers, BPA-free […]

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