DIY

Pinterest Made Me Do It

Photo: whattopin.us
Photo: whattopin.us
I have a love/hate relationship with Pinterest. On the one hand, I love looking at the pinboards people have created to showcase delectable recipes, funny quotes, and gorgeously designed rooms. However, if you’re not careful, Pinterest can send you into a delusional, DIY tizzy. Before you know it you’re thinking, “I could totally do that.... 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

Bumpies Share Their Clever Money-Saving Tips

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Looking for new ways to cut back on your spending? We love these helpful (and clever!) money-saving tips and tricks that Bumpies shared on our message boards. Need more budgeting advice? Visit the Money Matters message board on The Nest. Tell us, what are your favorite ways to save money? Plus, more from The... read more

C is for Craft: Tambourine (VIDEO)

C is for Craft
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

DIY Mobiles for Baby’s Nursery

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Nesting on a budget? Save money by DIY-ing one of these sweet mobiles for baby’s nursery. Tell us, did you make your own mobile for baby's nursery? How did it turn out? Plus, more from The Bump: Real Moms Share Their Nursery Tips read more

Nursery Spotlight: Nautical Nurseries

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With Ice Age: Continental Drift in theaters tomorrow (we hear our prehistoric friends are lost at sea in this one), we were feeling inspired by nautical-themed nurseries today. Here are some ideas for getting the look in baby's room. What do you think of the nautical theme? Would you use it in your nursery?  Plus,... read more

Cute Baby Shower Idea: DIY Ombre Tissue Paper Poms

Photo: Icing Designs / The BumpPhoto: Icing Designs / The Bump
We came across these beautiful DIY ombre tissue paper poms from the blog Icing Designs on Pinterest and immediately fell in love. How perfect would they be for a baby shower or a little girl’s birthday party? For the full instructions, head over to Icing Designs.  Plus, more from The Bump:... 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

Photo: Erica Brower Photography / The BumpPhoto: Erica Brower Photography / The Bump
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