Crafts, DIY Projects



7 Activities For Kids to Fight Summer Boredom

When it comes to keeping our kids occupied over the long, hot summer, sometimes we need a little help with ideas to stave off summer boredom. Never fear! Below are seven activities guaranteed to keep your children busy and entertained during…

8 Fabulous Easter Crafts for Kids (and Their Parents)

UPDATED August 1st, 2016 With Easter right around the corner, my blog reader and email is full of crafts and activities to celebrate the holiday. There are so many great ideas out there that it can be hard to know which ones to choose,…

Organize Your Life Using Pizza Boxes

In case you didn't know, you may organize your life using pizza boxes in a creative way. I'm like my mother, I keep everything. And then on top of that, I'm a crafter—so I have lots of crafting tools: scissors, scrapbooking paper, rubber…

Create New Holiday Traditions with Your Family

Holiday traditions help us maintain our heritage, but they also bring us closer as families. You may already have New Year's Eve traditions passed down from your parents, such as eating 12 grapes at midnight or watching the ball drop in…

Last-Minute Gift Ideas with Latin Flair!

Last minute gift ideas with Latin flair for all the people in your family! There are less than 10 days until Santa departs the North Pole—and I have yet to shop for Christmas gifts. Did I mention I have more than two dozen to score? I'm…

DIY Christmas Cards With a Latin Touch

Why not make your own Christmas cards to sustain the environment and save money? When I was a full-time television reporter, I had hundreds of business contacts. These were people who I had to put on my Christmas list. So one year, I decided…
Make a Gorgeous Christmas Wreath Using Sandwich Bags

Make a Gorgeous Christmas Wreath Using Sandwich Bags

Step by step to make a Christmas wreath with sandwich bags! I love having Christmas wreaths on my front door, but one that can handle the cold, wet weather. I've come up with a wreath that cost under $3.00 to make. Whether you look at…
Multicultural Crafts to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month-Part 2-MainPhoto

Multicultural Crafts to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month-Part 2 #BilingualPlus

[Mamiverse's Bilingual Plus is an online channel devoted to bringing parents and educators the bilingual learning tools they need in the form of digital picture books, sing-alongs, and free curriculum-based family activities.] Last week…

Crafty Chica's Tips to Tie Dye

When I was a kid I always wanted to try tie-dye, but my mom would always say, “Noooo, it’s so messy, it will stain everything!”I’m happy to report things have changed since then. The tie-dye process these days is as easy as adding…