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DIY: How to build an indoor teepee your kids will love

A few months ago I decided to make a teepee for my daughter Maya. They are all so popular and seem like a necessary decor in any nursery so I thought I’d give it a try. I got all I needed to build the teepee tent but it took me several months to actually do it and complete this DIY project. I tried to find good tutorials online and while they all gave me inspirations none of the ones I found gave me clear instructions on how to build a teepee. So, it all was trial and error and now I am really pleased with the result. I wish I took pictures of all the steps I went through to complete the teepee but my steps were actually so chaotic that I never even thought of using my camera during the building process. Regardless, I want to share my thoughts and experience in case someone out there...

From “Trash” into Toys: DIY Repurposed Playsets for your Kids

Isn’t it always the case when you buy expensive toys for your children that all they want to do is play with the box? That makes sense when you consider that they do not see a box: rather, it is a fort to keep the bad guys at bay or it is an enchanted cottage just waiting for some personal touches! With that childlike creativity in mind, let’s take a look at a couple of DIY projects that you can tackle in an afternoon while you teach your children the value of recycling and saving money – all you need are a few repurposed materials and your imagination. Barbie Doll Bistro Set

The Art of Laughter…and Courage to Try Again

If I fail to instill all else in my children, I hope to leave a legacy of insatiable passion and eagerness for life. With that, the courage, determination and faith to follow the unique and wonderful will intended specifically for my children’s lives. Through example, I hope to demonstrate that if we believe, we can achieve.

Home Decorating with a Do It Yourself (DIY) Wall Stenciling Project

One of my favorite, inexpensive ways to transform the look of a room is with paint. Paint, a simple, timeless classic, available in innumerous hues to suit even the most lurid of dreamers, offering customization for a unique, personalized touch – making possible the transformation of any room from ordinary to extraordinary with a mere swipe of a brush.