Michelle Maffei is a freelance copywriter covering a variety of topics both online and in print, from parenting to beauty and more. Combining her two favorite loves, writing and motherhood, she has found joy in even the most challenging moments of parenting, for every situation presents a new jackpot of stories from which to draw upon. Michelle is a regular contributor to SheKnows.com, Bella Magazine, PerkStreet Financial, and an assortment of websites.
Music is a great creative outlet for kids — as well as an easy way to keep them occupied — but you don't have to buy expensive instruments to encourage your little Mozart to make music. From kids' instruments like paper plate tambourines to DIY instruments like musical spoons, learn and play with homemade instruments by using what you already have in your cupboards.Read Full Story
Give old golf balls new life with Father's Day crafts for kids that pay homage to the hobby Daddy loves! From golf ball ornaments to golf ball paper weights, discover four Father's Day golf ball crafts made especially for dads and grandpas.Read Full Story
As you prepare to watch your high school senior take her final steps towards graduation, finding the perfect gift means more than just handing over a pretty package. Practical presents that the new grad can really use will be the most appreciated.Read Full Story
You'll always be your mom's little girl, and there's nothing more sentimental than homemade Mother's Day gifts, regardless of your age. Whether you enlist the help of your kiddos or craft up a keepsake on your own, discover these 20 homemade gift ideas just in time for Mother's Day.Read Full Story
Whether you're dropping hints to your kids or helping your youngster create a Mother's Day craft for grandma, practical yet personalized gifts make the perfect present. From monogram coffee mugs to thumbprint tea cups, we've got step-by-step instructions and ideas for homemade Mother's Day mug crafts.Read Full Story
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