Crafting with Kids – Tips to Hook them for Life

Crafts with Kids - Tips to Hook Them for Life ~ DakotaMidnyght.com

As you know, I’m a mom to two wonderful boys. And as you also probably know, I adore the sheer act of making. Sewing, embroidery, crocheting, jewelry-making, you name it (except knitting, ugh, never knitting)… Even before I had kids, I knew I’d want to share those skills with my… Continue reading »

Stenciled Cupboard Storage

Stenciled Storage Cabinet | dakotamidnyght.com DIY repainted and stenciled storage cupboard.

One thing I’ve learned as a stay at home parent and budding entrepreneur: Children and Business Supplies do not mix. Munchkin steals my painters tape on a regular basis, and anything “put away” is fair game for a wandering, curious Elf to get into. On more than one occasion I’ve… Continue reading »

I must do all the things!

There’s a problem that keeps cropping up, and I’m not sure how to get around it. I want to do too many things. (Cue the “All the things!” comic from Hyperbole and a Half. Linky linky!) Currently, when I grow up I want to be a costume designer, artist, chef,… Continue reading »