Crafts

Halloween Decorations for $15 (or Less)

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This Tuesday, The Bump attended a Target Halloween party that was (pardon the pun) spook-tacular. In addition to tasting snacks and testing out costumes, we got to take a look at the new line of Halloween decorations and activities. Not only do these items catch your eye, but they work with any budget. Check out our favorite items... read more

C is for Craft: Memory Boxes

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A baby's first year is very special and you want to capture every moment, both big and small. This week, Lori shows you how to make a memory box to keep track of baby's milestones  This quick and easy project also doubles as a nice decorative element to your child's nursery. How do you hold?... read more

C is for Craft: Sticky Sculptures

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When baby goes through the grabbing phase (and trust us, he will go through it), you'll want to give him cool things to touch and explore. This week's craft will offers something safe for him to grasp and and activity to keep him entertained. Bonus: in the process, you'll be teaching him senses and colors.... read more

C is for Craft: Framed Book Art (VIDEO)

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When it comes to decorating baby's room, don't break the bank! Watch as Lori creates her own wall decor using baby books and a few frames. How did you decorate your nursery? Plus more from The Bump: Gorgeous Electric Nurseries 5 Tricks to Declutter Your Nursery Nursery Safety Tips read more

C is for Craft: Tambourine (VIDEO)

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You may not be the Partridge Family (yet), but that doesn't mean you can't start a family band. Watch as Lori creates a homemade tambourine that is not only fun, but functional. What does your baby use to make music? Plus more from The Bump: Baby Musicians Music Babies and Moms Will Enjoy... read more

C is for Craft: Finger Print Fun (VIDEO)

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Looking for a fun activity to do with your kids that's cute, educational (helps them learn words!) and doesn't make too much of a mess? Try this adorable finger print project, as demonstrated by our own Lori Richmond. What's your favorite craft to do with your kids? Plus more from The Bump: Easy (and... read more

How to DIY Your Own Frozen Fruit Pops

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We recently came across this DIY frozen fruit pop recipe on Pinterest from the blog SkinnyTaste.com. These pops are a healthy and simple summer treat for your little ones (and you!). “My one-year-old probably had as much fun playing with them as she did eating them,” says SkinnyTaste.com blogger Gina. To make the... read more

DIY Nursery Wall Art Idea

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We fell in love with this sweet DIY nursery wall art idea from Aedriel Originals. It’s a unique and inexpensive way to add color and character to your child’s new room (plus, how cute is baby Kate?). To add a personal touch, Aedriel suggests using fabric that has a story to tell. “What about... read more

3 DIY Nursery Ideas

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We stumbled across Amy B.’s blog, PositivelySplendid.com recently and had to share some of her clever DIY nursery crafts. For mamas-to-be who are currently in nesting mode, here are three easy projects you can incorporate into your nursery. Make sure you follow us on Pinterest for even more nursery inspiration. Have a décor question? Ask the moms... read more