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DIY Beauty and the Beast family costumes

DIY Beauty and the Beast Family Costumes

I love Halloween so much. It’s the one day each year when I go overboard with craftiness and force all my kids to dress up in whatever costume I deem worthy. This year, we were inspired to Disneybound and channel our inner French nobility with these Beauty and the Beast Family costumes.

Halloween books for kids

37 Halloween Books for Kids

Ready to get totally immersed in the season? Our complete list of Halloween books for kids will help entertain your family with tales of ghosts, ghouls, goblins – and the important lesson that sometimes, treats come with a side of tricks. Best of all, these are vetted by ACTUAL kids!

Diy ring toss tutorial

DIY Ring Toss

Looking for a fun backyard idea? This DIY ring toss comes together quickly and easily, using just ply wood, some plastic rings and some lollipops!

Homeowner tips for older home with stihl

7 Homeowner Tips for a Well-Kept Yard

Chelsea and I are at it again. We’ve bought an older home (again) and now have to put in the work to make it our own. When I was young, I was taught that the outside of the home is a reflection of the feelings of those living on the inside. Here are our seven simple homeowner tips to help you break in a new home and make it shine.