Gingerbread Men Decorating

international delight hot chocolate 1

Gingerbread Men Decorating is Easier than Ever! I’ve been sharing so much this holiday season about my kids and our what we are doing for the holidays.  There is a reason for that… I’m trying to squeeze in every single ounce of fun this Christmas.  Children make this season magical, don’t you think?  

Portable Crate Homework Station

Homework Station ~ uncommon Designs

Quick…send your children away from the computer! Yes, it is that time of the year when the dreaded HOMEWORK begins again! Today I am going to show you how we handle homework on the go… DIY Portable Homework Station For our family, we have a need to carry our homework supplies with us. I have a daughter and son, and their activities after school are

DIY Tie Dye Long Johns


So yesterday, we shared some Slumber Party Tips and Ideas and these sweet little DIY tie dye long johns were part of that… Aren’t they adorable! My little La La thought she was some kind of special in those tie dye long johns. So today, I am going to show you how I took an ordinary white thermal underwear top and really jazzed it up

Uncommonly Yours… { Link Party #13 } and a Lesson on Love

Love Tree Ornament

Welcome to our “Uncommonly Yours” link party!  This is a special week here on Uncommon, as we have been celebrating Valentine’s Day with our “Love is in the Air” series.  Today we wanted to share something that we posted last year on how to teach our children about love in the 14 days leading up to Valentine’s Day. Then,  we will show off our favorite Valentine