DIY Halloween Costume Idea: Baby Peacock

Still haven't decided on the perfect Halloween costume for baby? This DIY Peacock Baby costume from message board user EmpireMomof3 is beautiful, creative and budget-friendly (total cost is about $15!). "I decided to make this costume because I wanted something unique that would stand out from the crowd," she says. "Something that would... Read more

DIY Halloween Costume: Charlie Brown

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Last year Lindsey, a Kentucky Bumpie, dressed her son as the Peanuts character Charlie Brown. Learn how to make this super easy costume (and teach your little man to say "good grief")! What You Need: Yellow shirt Black pants Black fabric paint Paint brush How to Make It: Paint black zig-zags onto the yellow shirt.... Read more

A Gender-Neutral Parisian Nursery

This gender-neutral Parisian nursery was uploaded on The Bump Real Nursery Gallery by blogger Sisteroo. And while it looks completely professional, Sisteroo and her husband DIY-ed the entire nursery themselves -- down to the tiniest details. "We spent a good part of the last two months nailing,... Read more

DIY Halloween Costume: Potted Flower

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Last year Michelle, a New York Bumpie, dressed her daughter as a flowering potted plant and, as you can see, it was adorable! Learn how to turn your girl into a flower (worthy of a photo shoot with Anne Geddes!). What You Need: Brown tights Brown tutu Green shirt or sweater Headband Faux flowers Hot glue... Read more

DIY Halloween Costume: Baby Don Draper

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Last year Lori, head of Creative Services here at The Bump, dressed her son as Mad Men's Don Draper. This pop-culture costume isn't only cute, but it's easy to make too! Learn how to turn your son into a mini advertising exec. You know, without the drinking and womanizing. What You Need: Kid's size... Read more

How to Make DIY Bookshelves for Baby’s Nursery

Are you in the process of decorating baby's nursery? Transform a regular spice rack into a sweet bookshelf using only an Ikea wooden spice rack, sand paper, paint and washi tape. The project costs around $5 and is an great way to display baby's colorful books. Plus, more from The Bump:... Read more

DIY Halloween Costumes for Babies, Toddlers and Kids

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Halloween is just two weeks away, and you haven't figured out your kid's Halloween costume yet, don't stress! We've got some simple, costume ideas that you can make (quickly!) yourself -- yes, even if you don’t have a crafty bone in your body. Plus, more from The Bump: Cute Baby Halloween Costumes Most... Read more

Kids’ Painting Project Without the Mess

Give a kid a brush and a jar of paint, and there's a chance they'll create something amazing -- and a sure thing that they'll create a huge mess. But, we found a cool paint project that keeps kids entertained and the walls (and floor, and table, and everthing else) clean -- even if you've... 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

7 Hilarious Nursery Prints

Not only are these nursery prints funny (and adorable), but most of the sites have different customization options so you can personalize them to match baby’s room. And for those crafty mamas out there, we love that many of these ideas can be easily DIY-ed at home. Check out these helpful instructions on Read more