Over 20 Lemon Recipes DIY Crafts and Block Party

I'm not quite ready to give up summer and all the lemony freshness that comes with it. If you want to hold onto summer just a little bit longer, you'll love these fun ideas with lemon...
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Galaxy Crafts Recipes and Block Party

I love a gorgeous galaxy craft or recipe. The swirls of purples and blues and stars, yup sign me up.

galaxy crafts recipes and other DIY space projects and tutorials

Glittery Sky Dough | I love you to the Moon Pillows

DIY Phases of the Moon Shirt | Galaxy Shoes Tutorial

DIY Galaxy Bath Bombs | Saturn Lollipop

Geometric Necklace | Ice Sensory Play

Sparkling Blue Drink | DIY Book Sling

Glittery Blue Strawberries | Berry Cheesecake Galaxy Popsicles

Here are a bunch of fun galaxy inspired creations or projects that totally have that fun space and stars feel! Marissa here from Rae Gun Ramblings. Rae Gun guest posting picture I've just been through my crazy Happy Harry Potter series and once again this year's projects were all super fun. I'll be doing a huge wrap up this week but here are a few of my favorite projects.

easiest caramel chocolate pretzel wands recipe harry potter

Whether you like Harry Potter or not these caramel chocolate pretzel wands are crazy delicious and a super easy addition to any party.

How to make Revelio Harry Potter I Spy bags tutorial

I made these super fun Harry Potter I Spy Bags (both an actual bag and a play pouch version). Bonus for Harry Potter fans that I made little wizarding trinkets as the things you find!

 Now let’s see what YOU have been up to. Link up to the Block Party and be featured on all our blogs! Rae Gun Ramblings | Keeping it Simple CraftsPieces By Polly | Housewife Eclectic Be sure to read over the guidelines…

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Back to School Lunch Ideas and Block Party

We are already starting to see back to school pictures in our feeds and with back to school time comes lunch time. We have compiled a list of great ideas for your kids lunches!
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It's time for another Block Party hosted by Rae Gun Ramblings | Keeping It Simple Crafts | Pieces By Polly| Housewife Eclectic! Be sure to check out all of our blogs, because we've been up to some fun things lately.
Debra here from Housewife Eclectic. I have been creating all sorts of fun geeky things for Back to School. You can check them out below.
Harry Potter T-Shirt / Monster Book of Monsters Books/ Sonic Screwdriver Pens / Tardis Notebook
Now it's time to get the party started!
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Happy Harry Potter Days 16-19

From Hogwarts embroidery art to fantastic beasts in plushie form to a DIY Mandrake Paperclip holder I've got some insanely creative Harry Potter projects to share today.

amazing DIY gift ideas for Harry Potter fans. Great for kids and adults

Here are some projects from a few of my favorite Harry Potter loving girls!

Hogwarts will be there to Welcome you Home Embroidery Hoop Art Great Harry Potter sewing project

Bev from Flamingo Toes never disappoints with her amazing hoop art and lucky for us she's nuts about Harry Potter. I'm swooning over this gorgeous Hogwarts Embroidery tutorial she shared. I'm telling you this is the year I will start embroidering and the Harry Potter stuff has got be be my first projects.

how to make a fun Harry Potter Pygmy-Puff-Pillow

You know you've always wanted a snuggly Pygmy puff pillow! Thank goodness the fabulous Polly from Pieces by Polly created this great tutorial so you could make your own!

Mandrake-Paper-Clip-Holder-great Harry Potter craft tutorial

Isn't this DIY Mandrake Paperclip holder from Tried and True blog just the best? I am pretty much giddy over this little project. I love the creativity and surprise factor. This would make such a fun little gift for any potter lover! For those of you ready to indoctrinate oh I mean share the love of Harry Potter with your offspring I whipped up a couple fun Harry Potter I Spy Bags. One is actually an activity bag which can fit travel toys and the other is a simple pouch. Both are great for little hands and budding wizards and witches.

delicious chocolate caramel pretzel wands for fantastic beasts and harry potter parties

No Harry Potter Party or should I say Fantastic Beasts Party would be complete with these Caramel Chocolate Pretzel Wands. And luckily I've got the easiest hack for making your own! Don't forget about the giveaway! unique must have gifts harry potter fans Enter to win this amazing prize pack by using the widget below or click hereif the widget isn't loading. Make sure to check back as new ways to enter will be added throughout the series! a Rafflecopter giveaway This year's Happy Harry Potter giveaway winner will give a fun package including: Want More? See hundreds of Harry Potter recipes, craft ideas and more from years of the series and more! Crafty Harry Potter awesomeness. Hundreds of free tutorials, sewing patters, recipes, party ideas, book recommendations and more for Harry Potter fans.

Happy Harry Potter Days 13-15

I hope you did something fun for Harry's birthday. But I'm not quite done celebrating. creative tutorials recipes and printables for Harry Potter fans So how about some more amazing Harry Potter recipes and crafts?

No-Bake-Butterbeer-Cheesecake-recipe

I am a cheesecake fiend but how absolutely delicious does no-bake butterbeer cheesecake sound? I can't wait to try this easy treat from A Night Owl Blog holy moly it looks tasty!

DIY harry-potter-backpack-tag-with-cricut

I'm totally smitten with this Hogwarts Crest Backpack Tag that My Crafitily Ever After made with her Cricut! I'm pretty sure I have everything on hand and you bet I'll be making up a bunch of these babies!

DIY harry potter shirts sisters, what!

You know I love a good Harry Potter shirt (or 10) and I am in love with these darling Harry Potter shirts that Sisters, What! whipped up for the kiddos. Grab the cut files in her post and learn how to make your own!

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There's so much to love about Harry Potter but the quotes have to be one of my favorite aspects. Liz over at Simple Simon and Co and 5 different printable Harry Potter Quotes and I can't even decide which is my favorite. Head over to see the others!

Funny couple costume. Snitch and Quidditch player from Harry Potter - Rae Gun Ramblings

And just in case you missed it, I finally shared my DIY Golden Snitch Costume Tutorial! I was a snitch when I was pregnant with Teddy and I finally typed up the instructions. And I sewed another one live today on Facebook and it took less than an hour. So awesome right!? I can't wait to take pictures of Teddy in his own Snitch costume! Don't forget about the giveaway! unique must have gifts harry potter fans Enter to win this amazing prize pack by using the widget below or click hereif the widget isn't loading. Make sure to check back as new ways to enter will be added throughout the series! a Rafflecopter giveaway This year's Happy Harry Potter giveaway winner will give a fun package including: Want More? See hundreds of Harry Potter recipes, craft ideas and more from years of the series and more! Crafty Harry Potter awesomeness. Hundreds of free tutorials, sewing patters, recipes, party ideas, book recommendations and more for Harry Potter fans.

Great Back to School Ideas and Block Party

It is crazy to think that this week it's August!  I am already seeing back to school pictures on my social media feed, it's crazy.  I am always sad to see summer go but I am always excited for the structure that school brings.  To get ready for school, here are some great back to school ideas to make the transition easier. 
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Happy Harry Potter Days 11-12

I love that we live in a time where parents look forward to sharing the magic of Harry Potter with their kids.

DIY Harry Potter kids activities and crafts

Whether its full on DIY Ravenclaw robes, magical kid activities or just some HP home decor there are so many fun way Harry Potter fits into family life.

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This DIY Harry Potter Memory Game from Life Sew Savory is crazy fun! You can play with names, spells or animals. I can't wait to use Emily's tutorial so I can make my own set!Deathly Hallows String Art-DIY Harry Potter craft Have you tried nail art yet? I haven't but I'm pretty sure that this Deathly Hallows Nail Art from Sugar Bee Crafts is going to have to be my first attempt. I adore all the texture and three dimension flair it has! Check out her video tutorial and learn how to make your own.

Harry Potter Ravenclaw robe tutorial

Is it time to upgrade your wizarding robes? Luckily Polly our favorite Potterhead from Pieces by Polly has shared this stunning DIY Ravenclaw Harry Potter Robes over at the Shannon Fabrics Blog. I am so excited to make one of these robes!

Harry Potter Quote Mini Palets tutorial

Do you love pallet crafts and mini things? Well then you're going to freak over these mini Harry Potter quote pallets that Morena from Morena's Corner made. They are so stinking cute and you won't believe what she made them out of! Don't forget about the giveaway! unique must have gifts harry potter fans Enter to win this amazing prize pack by using the widget below or click hereif the widget isn't loading. Make sure to check back as new ways to enter will be added throughout the series! a Rafflecopter giveaway This year's Happy Harry Potter giveaway winner will give a fun package including: Want More? See hundreds of Harry Potter recipes, craft ideas and more from years of the series and more! Crafty Harry Potter awesomeness. Hundreds of free tutorials, sewing patters, recipes, party ideas, book recommendations and more for Harry Potter fans.

Happy Harry Potter Days 10

For the love of magical spells, symbols and and fun we've got another bunch of fabulous Harry Potter DIYs today.

Harry Potter Game Printables and other fun DIY ideas

It never seems to surprise me that even now after years and hundreds of creations my friends still come up with fresh new completely awesome Harry Potter projects and activities.

Harry-Potter-Spell-Matching-Game-printable

How fun would this spell matching game be at a Harry Potter party or while waiting in lines at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter? Cori from Hey Let's Make Stuff makes it easy to have Potter fun with this amazing printable.

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After a long day in the sun on the quidditch pitch treat your lips to a little TCL with this delectable Butterbeer Sugar Scrub. Sounds amazing right? Catch the full recipe over at Happiness is Homemade. I think I'll have to whip up a batch of these for presents this Christmas!

DIY Harry Potter Black Glue Magnets

I just realized that I do not own any Harry Potter magnets. How can that be? Luckily Bugaboo City has shared full instructions for these gorgeous ones. Aren't they stunning?

snape quote up to something-DIY pouch

Any other Snape lovers out there? How fun is this Up to Something Snape pouch? Learn how to make your own over at Crafting in the Rain. Don't forget about the giveaway! unique must have gifts harry potter fans Enter to win this amazing prize pack by using the widget below or click hereif the widget isn't loading. Make sure to check back as new ways to enter will be added throughout the series! a Rafflecopter giveaway This year's Happy Harry Potter giveaway winner will give a fun package including: Want More? See hundreds of Harry Potter recipes, craft ideas and more from years of the series and more! Crafty Harry Potter awesomeness. Hundreds of free tutorials, sewing patters, recipes, party ideas, book recommendations and more for Harry Potter fans.

Happy Harry Potter Days 8-9

Another day another bunch of amazing Happy Harry Potter projects!

harry potter svgs printables and other fun gift ideas

From book lists, to book boxes, to downloadable cut files and printable we've got some great Harry Potter fun today!

BugabooCity Harry Potter House Treat Boxes Free SVG Cut File

Celebrate back-to-school or you know Wednesday with these amazing Origami Hogwarts Uniform Treat Boxes. Learn how to put together these fun little boxes with Bugaboo City's fabulous tutorial.

IF you Like Potter books to read after harry potter

One of the best things about Harry Potter was all the reading that it inspired. My Very Educated Mother has put together a great list of Books for Harry Potter Fans. I've actually read every single one of the titles on her list and I'd have to agree they are great for Potterheads!

Harry-Potter quote Watercolor-printables

It still amazes me how there are so many inspiring quotes in these books that I love so much. The wonderful Michelle from The Scrap Shoppe Blog has put together some gorgeous Harry Potter quote printable. I want to put them on shirts and my walls and my pillows!

DIY harry potter magnetic bookmark with free cut file

Laura is at it again with her daring designs. How fun are these crazy Harry Potter Magnetic Bookmarks? The best part is that they are available as a Cricut Design Space file on Laura's Crafty Life so you can just go ahead and cut your own!

CrateJoy Fandom Subscription Boxes review

And if you missed my post I shared about one of my favorite gift ideas for Harry Potter fans: subscription boxes. Fandom subscription boxes are are so fun and make for a great monthly mood boost when happy mail arrives on your door.   Don't forget about the giveaway! unique must have gifts harry potter fans Enter to win this amazing prize pack by using the widget below or click hereif the widget isn't loading. Make sure to check back as new ways to enter will be added throughout the series! a Rafflecopter giveaway This year's Happy Harry Potter giveaway winner will give a fun package including: Want More? See hundreds of Harry Potter recipes, craft ideas and more from years of the series and more! Crafty Harry Potter awesomeness. Hundreds of free tutorials, sewing patters, recipes, party ideas, book recommendations and more for Harry Potter fans.

Happy Harry Potter Days 6-8

I love how Harry Potter touches all aspects of life. Whether you're sitting in class, looking for your car keys, or battling off Dementors these DIYs are perfect for you.

Harry Potter DIY tutorials for muggle life

We've got Harry Potter School supplies, home decor and stuff even us mamas can get behind.

DIY Harry PotterNotepads BugabooCity

Take your notes in style with these amazing Hogwarts House Notebooks. Love how Bugaboo City

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I'm a complete sucker for zipper pouches so you know these amazing DIY Harry Potter Pouches that Melissa from Polkadot Chair made have me all swoony!

key holder - harry potter- alohomora sign

I'm totally a key station type of girl and this one She's Crafty made is amazing. I adore that she put the unlocking spell on this great decorative sign that holds all the keys in place. Learn how to make your own DIY Alohomora Harry Potter Key Holder.

dementor attack emergency kit harry potter gift idea

Always be prepared! As you work on perfecting your patrons charm make sure you've always got your DIY Dementor Attack Emergency Kit on you. Isn't this just the cutest idea? Find the full tutorial for the pouch along with the printable Dementos Wraps over at Pieces by Polly.

Printable Harry Potter Hogwarts-House-Bookmarks

After a long day at your desk and fending off dementors curl up with your current read and these amazing Printable Harry Potter Hogwarts House Bookmarks. You might remember the amazing bookmarks Artsy Fartsy Mama Lindsay made last year and I'm so excited to see her continuing the tradition. Don't forget about the giveaway! unique must have gifts harry potter fans Enter to win this amazing prize pack by using the widget below or click hereif the widget isn't loading. Make sure to check back as new ways to enter will be added throughout the series! a Rafflecopter giveaway This year's Happy Harry Potter giveaway winner will give a fun package including: Want More? See hundreds of Harry Potter recipes, craft ideas and more from years of the series and more! Crafty Harry Potter awesomeness. Hundreds of free tutorials, sewing patters, recipes, party ideas, book recommendations and more for Harry Potter fans.