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10 Ideas for Teaching Kids Colors

***This page contains affiliate links. Your clicks and purchases help support The DIY Lighthouse at no extra charge to you. Even if your toddler is a smarty pants, colors might not come easily to him/her. And that’s okay! Teaching kids colors can be tough because colors are super tricky. Think about it! They may have just learned what an… Read More


Fourth of July Fireworks Cheese Stick Snack

The Fourth of July Fireworks Cheese Stick Snack is the perfect kid-friendly, fun, easy, and healthy (added bonus!) snack this Independence Day. Whether you’re going to an extended family gathering, to a neighborhood party, or having a family picnic, this little treat will be a crowd-pleaser for the kids and the adults! Fireworks are a classic… Read More


DIY Spring & Summer Wreath Compilation

Can you feel it? Mmmhhmm! It’s summer time…almost. And when it feels like spring or summer, it should look like it too! Which is why we’ve pulled together this DIY Spring & Summer wreath compilation photos for your crafty self! Achin’ for some bacon (aka wreath inspiration, ideas, and how-to tips)? No probs! After you’re done looking through these lovely, visual-feast wreath… Read More


Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Baby Shower

When my friend mentioned that she was using a star theme to decorate her baby-to-be’s room, I just fell in love with the idea of throwing her a Twinkle Twinkle Little Star baby shower. Dreamy, right?!  Twinkle Twinkle Little Star is a nursery rhyme and lullaby, so it seemed like the perfect platform to celebrate… Read More


Easter: Cadbury Egg Cake

This Cadbury Egg Cake is a lovely Easter dessert. Its four layers mimic the colors of the Cadbury mini eggs, and the whole cake makes a beautiful spring treat. Keep reading for a recipe and directions on how to make your own Easter Cadbury Egg Cake. Cadbury Egg Cake Recipe Cadbury Egg Cake: Ingredients 2 boxes white… Read More


Lamb Themed Baby Shower Inspiration

If you are looking for adorable inspiration for a lamb themed baby shower, then you’ve dropped by the right place. Below is some decoration, food, and invitation ideas for your lamb themed baby shower. Let me share a little something that’s close to my heart: I had someone dear to me years ago refer to my future… Read More


21 Essential Fall Color Palettes

Popular colors change from season to season and year to year, so it’s important to stay on top of what’s “in.” We’ve done the work for you and found 21 essential fall color palettes. (Click here to see how we incorporated some of these colors into our Fall Decor Inspiration for a Tight Budget post.) Whether you’re planning… Read More


25 {Boy} Baby Shower Theme Ideas

Under Construction baby shower Inspiration: construction zone Colors: yellow, black Decor: hardhats, shovels, dirt, construction sign, yellow construction trucks Food: oreo “dirt” cake, Ho Hos, yellow frosted chocolate cupcakes, chocolate milk, brownies No Pink Allowed! baby shower Inspiration: treehouse, clubhouse Colors: aqua blue, brown Decor: wood, paint splatters, plants, children’s handwriting, aqua blue balloons, metal… Read More


Coastal Décor is Trending: Boat Bookshelf Makeover

  As you may have noticed, coastal décor is trending. So, it was basically love at first sight when I first laid eyes on this old wooden boat posted to Craigslist.  A mere $15 later, he was all mine! Beneath the nasty green and gold paint job, I could tell he had loads of potential… Read More


Fourth of July Food Ideas

The 4th of July is secretly my favorite holiday! I love summer time, the fireworks, and the food that comes with the holiday 🙂 Below is some Fourth of July food inspiration. Red, White, and Blue French Toast This was a yummy breakfast… Need I say more?…cinnamon bread French toast, whipped cream, red and blue… Read More