And the winner is…

Just a quick post to annouce that the winner of the 250 business card giveaway courtesy of is Deborah from Teach Preschool! Congratulations, Deborah!! Thanks to everyone who entered! Another fun giveaway starts soon…

Sponsor Giveaway — 250 Business Cards

Yay!! It’s time for another fun giveaway! This time it’s from our wonderful sponsor,! One lucky reader will win a free set of 250 business cards! What a great way to promote your business into the new year. There are practically limitless design options available. In exchange for hosting this giveaway, UPrinting will be […]

Handmade Holiday — Meet Butter!

This sweet kitty cat was a late night sewing project I made using this free pattern found on Wee Wonderfuls, and I wish you could have seen the look on Emily’s face when she first saw him! She immediately named him “Butter”, and they have been enjoying many adventures together this morning. Butter’s made from […]

Cheap Thrills — Holiday Light Show Edition

We were delighted to see Danita’s girls at From the Land of Pleasant Living and Joyful Mommy and Joyful Child having fun while making their own salty snowman pictures! For a fun (and free!) activity this Winter, wait until it is almost time for bed, then dress the kids in their PJ’s with winter coats […]

The Ritual of Tea — Plus, a Giveaway!

It’s no secret that I have a deep love for tea (as mentioned here, here, and…. oh yes here). Tea has played a crucial role in my life since childhood. One of the first things I would do when I came home from school was heat up water for tea. My mom and I used […]

Back to Knitting — Free Easy Pattern

I knitted this hat for Clara from 1 skein of Lion Brand Nature’s Choice organic cotton yarn purchased at JoAnn with a 50% off black Friday coupon for just $3.25. Bargain! The hat was a quick and easy knit, and is the perfect weekend knitting project! I even had enough yarn leftover to crochet a […]

Super Fun Surprise Giveaway!!

I am going to let you in on a little secret — (some of you already know this, but…) from time to time we enjoy picking out some of our very special readers, contacting them via email to ask for shipping info, and then mailing out surprise packages. Just because! Sometimes I take the girls […]

Crafty Sneak Peek

A little peek at what we’re working on for tomorrow…. Emily is about to burst with anticipation! It does not involve a sewing machine, but it does involve a pattern that is free for download. Fun!!

Sunday Snapshot — And the winner is….

Wow, there were so many entries for this giveaway! Thank you to everyone for your kind words and support. I love hosting giveaways… they are so much fun! And now….. the winner of the felt pasta set giveaway (chosen by is…. … #2 Adrienne! Congratulations, and thank you to everyone for participating. If you […]

Felt Food Giveaway… and Our New Etsy Shop!

It’s our one year blogiversary! To celebrate, I thought we would revisit one of our first craft posts from the archive, do a fun giveaway, and open a new Etsy shop! We have been very busy around here! One of the first crafts I ever posted at Frugal Family Fun Blog was for a felt […]

And the winners are….

The winners of the 100 postcard giveaway courtesy of are ladyevelynscrew and gardenmama! Congratulations!! Thanks to everyone for entering this fun giveaway! Another great giveaway opportunity starts soon!

Giveaway — 100 Custom Postcards from

It’s time for another fun giveaway! This time the giveaway is for 100 custom postcards courtesy of our awesome sponsor —! Two lucky readers will win: 100 PostcardsSize: 4″ x 6″ Paper: 14pt Cardstock Gloss Printing: Full color both sides Shipping: FREE UPS Ground Shipping in the US (Canadian residents pay shipping and taxes. […]

Review and Giveaway —

Here’s a giveaway for a product I know every mom could use — The Arm & Hammer Stain Fighting Kit, courtesy of! provided me with a sample of the Arm & Hammer Super Washing Soda free of charge to review. Here’s what I love about this washing soda: All Natural. Boosts the performance […]

Fabric Crayon Wallet Giveaway

It seems it is the birthday season for many of Emily’s little friends, so I was trying to find something cute to make for each of the girls. These fabric crayon wallets were perfect! I made the first one for Emily to give it a good test run. She’s been writing and drawing tiny love […]

Sewing in Baby Steps… an Update!

Sorry, the free daily emailed version of this workshop is no longer available. You can still, however, download the entire workshop in a Workbook format here for $5.95. The first session of the Sewing in Baby Steps Workshop received such great feedback, but so many of you wanted to join in and missed the registration […]

Sunday Snapshot — Puddle Jumper

Jumping in puddles is so much fun… …even more so when Mom jumps in too!

And the winner is…

The winner of the YoBaby 3-in-1 Meals Prize Pack is Mama King from 4 Crazy Kings! Congratulations!! Thank you to everyone who entered, and if you haven’t done so already, be sure to get your entry in for a Melissa and Doug Play Grill Set Giveaway from

Review and Giveaway —

What a fun review and giveaway we have for you today, sponsored by, which is part of CSN Stores, LLC. features a huge selection of furniture for kids, including kids chairs, toys, games, decor items and so much more! They sent us this adorable play grill set by Melissa and Doug to review, […]