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Mother’s Day the DIY Way!

Annessa Chumbley


May 2nd, 2014


When it comes to little ones, what’s made with the hands touches the heart. If you need ideas to help your kids express love to their mother or grandmother this Mother’s Day, look no further than below!  Whether you touch her heart, fill her stomach, or pamper her soul, save money and increase joy when you do Mother’s Day the DIY Way!

Touch Her Heart:

1.) Butterfly Bubble Toes: have your little one create a butterfly image on canvas using a momma’s favorite place to tickle…little toes.
Find instructions here

Butterfly Bubble Toes


2.) Face Flowers in a Cupcake Wrapper: make a creative scene with the center of the flower the face that’s at the center of her heart!
Find instructions here 

Bloom a Smile

Fill Her Stomach:

3.) Marshmallow Flowers & Dirt Cupcakes: kids will have a blast using their sweet items to make an edible flower for mom!
Get the recipe here 

Marshmallow Flower Cupcake

Pamper Her Soul:

4.) Spa in a Jar: take a good-sized mason jar, and fill it with a foot scrub, a light-scented lotion, nail file, and some dark chocolate. For an easy homemade foot or hand scrub, use coconut oil, coarse sugar or salt, and the zest of a lemon or lime.
Get the instructions here

Spa in a Jar


5.) “All the Reasons I Love You” jar:  any mother would have the time of her life reading all the reasons her favorite little ones come up with!  Put them on slips of decorated paper, and fill them in a jar decorated by kids. Every day, mom will get a mental boost as she reads encouraging thoughts!
Get the instructions here 

All the Reasons I love You Jar


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