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Thanksgiving Don’t Eat Pete Coloring Page

Thanksgiving Don't Eat Pete Coloring Page or colored 4x6 (print them at Costco for cheap!) FREE Printables from Making the World Cuter

Thanksgiving is next week, and if you are like me you will be cooking dinner and trying to keep kids out of from under foot for a good portion of the day! Our Halloween Don’t Eat Pete game was such a hit with my kids and a lot of your kids that I knew I […]

Deer Head Decor

I use antlers in all of my decorating! Deer Head Silhouette Wall Art at Making the World Cuter.

You know Gaston from Beauty and the Beast was really ahead of his time using antlers in all of his decorating! Deer head decor is all the rage and with good reason, it’s cute while still being masculine, and that is hard to do. I have to admit when I first saw this trend I […]

DIY Gift Card Envelope

DIY Gift Card Envelope using an envelope punch board

Gift giving time! I know a lot of people find giving gift cards not very personable, but have you ever received a gift card (as long as it was to a place you actually enjoyed) and not felt good about it? Not me! Someone gives me a gift card to my favorite craft store, a […]

18 Thanksgiving Recipes

18 Thanksgiving Recipes for your table.

Family is coming next week! My stepson left today for a 2 week trip so that frees up one bed, but now we are trying to figure out where to put everyone else! Anyone else scrambling trying to find things like baskets to put guest things in, room in closets and twin comforter sets so […]

25 Turkey Treats and Crafts

25+ Turkey Treats and Crafts for Thanksgiving Decor, Dinner and more!

Eeek! Only a couple weeks till Thanksgiving! I am, for the first time ever TRULY hosting a REAL Thanksgiving dinner at my new house. I am super excited, but now that it is crunch time and I have family coming in from all over, I am kind of freaking out! My daughter’s room is not […]

12 Spooky Halloween Treats

12 Spooky Halloween Treats

Hello!!  Welcome to the Block Party!  We are so glad that you are here!  Halloween is fast approaching and chances are, you are going to want to make some kind of fun, spooky treat for the festivities.  Here are 12 Halloween treat ideas! 12 Spooky Halloween Treats 1) Eyeball eggs 2) Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Truffles […]

Halloween Don’t Eat Pete Free Printable

Halloween Don't Eat Pete Free printable in color and black and white, also in full size and 4x6 giveaway size! These would make great Halloween giveaways with a bag of m&m's!

You’ve got to love a game that involves eating candy and scaring people! We love to play a good game of “Don’t Eat Pete” around here! This year for Halloween I made a little printable and printed a bunch of these on 4×6 photos at Costco. I am giving them away with m&m’s at our […]

10 DIY Costumes

10 DIY Cosumes

I know Halloween is coming up faster than I’d like at our house. We’re in some serious need of easy DIY costumes around here, so I thought we’d start our Block Party with a round-up of some great Costume Ideas. DIY Doctor Costume from Making the World Cuter Lego Man Costumes from Keeping It Simple, […]

Pretzel Wrapped Lit’l Smokies

Pretzel Wrapped Lit'l Smokies, the perfect party food!

It’s the best time of year! Time for all the wonderful holidays and cooking and time together with friends and family! It’s party time people! If you are throwing a party or going to a party anytime in the near future, you need to make these DELICIOUS pretzel wrapped Lit’l Smokies! They will be gobbled […]

DIY No Sew Monster Trick or Treat Bags

DIY No Sew Monster Trick or Treat Bags! Eeeek! These are so cute!

EEEEEK! I may just be more excited about these ADORABLE, not to mention easy DIY no-sew monster trick or treat bags than my kids…and they’re ecstatic! The gals from Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft asked me to create something for kids in their “A Halloween to DIY For” and I knew my kids needed trick or […]