13 Ways I Totally Failed at the Holidays (and a few ways I won)

13 Ways I Totally Failed at the Holidays

Do any of us ever feel like we are winning at life? I have rare moments (like, 10 seconds long)   Read More »

Anthropologie inspired bracelet - by FlamingoToes.com

Anthro-inspired Bracelet Project

My friend Bev at Flamingo Toes makes the BEST jewelry projects – many of them are inspired by designer pieces.   Read More »

Get Photobooth Props at the Dollar Store!

Get New Years’ Eve Photo Booth Props at the Dollar Store

Here at Dollar Store Mom, we are big fans of photobooth fun — kids get a kick out of taking   Read More »

10 Best Dollar Store Ideas of 2013

Best Dollar Store Mom Ideas of 2013

It’s been a great year for us! We have shared some great ideas from our home (and from some of   Read More »

Snowman clay pot craft

Clay Pot Snowman Craft

I have had a fun time browsing my friend Cheryl from That’s What Che Said‘s blog this week. She has   Read More »

Candy cane heart - super easy craft

Tutorial: Candy Cane Heart Decoration

I found these oversized candy canes at the dollar store, and I thought they would make a fun holiday decoration.   Read More »

Recycled coffee-mate bottle snowman craft for kids

Recycled Creamer Bottle Snowman Craft

I went to my son’s kindergarten class this week and found this adorable recycled creamer bottle snowman craft! My son   Read More »

Cute idea - New Years' Eve Countdown Balloons!

New Years’ Eve Balloon Countdown & $100 Dollar Tree Gift Card Giveaway

New Years’ Eve was always an exciting night for me as a kid — it was one of the only   Read More »

Magnetic muffin tin meal planner - so cute & great way to get kids involved

CUTE! Muffin Tin Menu Planner

The past couple of weeks, I’ve been sharing some meal planning resources, and I am excited to tell you about   Read More »

Kindergarten art project: portraits

Kindergarten Art: Portraits of Each Other

Each week, I work with my son’s kindergarten class to do an art project. In the past several weeks, I’ve   Read More »