Make some noise at your next event with #CowBells4U

Thanks for stopping by the Crazy Nuts Mom! You may want to subscribe to get email updates or subscribe via RSS.. You can also connect with us on Facebook , Pinterest, Twitter or Instagram.  See ya soon! I received a CowBell to provide my honest opinion. I was not paid any money for my honest review.  My opinion my Continue Reading …

Home renovation reality tips #DIY

Tips keeping your home rennovation in reality. Don

I love watching those DIY shows, especially the ones that takes an old house and makes it all new and beautiful or restores it and makes it shine again. We bought a fixer upper.  It’s a 140 year old sagging but bragging house with awesome bones.I can tell you a few things those renovation shows don’t Continue Reading …

Slow cooker BBQ hot dog #recipe

Perfect for a pot luck or a snack and even a side dish for a family reunion.  BBQ Hot dogs are simple and easy meals. | thecrazynutsmom.com

 These are so easy, my dad makes them for himself. Two ingredients is all you need and a crock pot and you are good to go. What you need: bottle of BBQ sauce package of hot dogs Cut the hot dogs into one inch pieces and place into the crock pot. Pour the bottle of Continue Reading …

Greater Lansing Be A Tourist in Your Own Town

Greater Lansing Be a Tourist in Your Own Town event!| thecrazynutsmom.com

It’s time for the 20th annual Be a Tourist in your Own Town event in Greater Lansing. When: Saturday May 30th  from 10am to 5pm Enjoy 50 cent CATA Bus rides to most of the destination (get a transfer past to allow you to get to most destinations for 50 cents a person! Passports are just $1 Continue Reading …

Mother’s Day #gift idea: book of cards

Instead of buying cards every year, make the mom in your life a book of cards.  You update it every year, so they are all in one place (and it

Looing for an alternative to buying (or making cards) every year for Mother’s Day?  Consider doing what I asked my kids to do this year. Here’s what I did: I found a journal (you could use a book with blank pages too). I gave it to my kids and asked them to make me a Continue Reading …

Homemade Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches #recipes

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We love ice cream sandwiches. You can make them yourself. They might not be as attractive as they are in the store, but you will save money.  Your kids will have fun and that is what it’s all about. We made these using cookie dough we bought.  You can definitely make your own cookies too. Continue Reading …

DIY: Homemade Seed Strips for Gardening

Make life easier when you are ready to  plant your garden.  Prepare ahead so you can dig a hole, cover the paper and wait for your seeds to grow.| thecrazynutsmom.com

I think this is such a cool idea. It’s something you can do with your kids to help them want to see what will grow in your garden. Seed strips are just pieces of newspaper with a mix of flour and water mixed together as the glue, so you can prep for your garden early Continue Reading …

20 Printable Labels for Teacher Appreciation – Principal Gifts

Printable lables for great gifts for your favorite teacher, principal or any staff member at school for your kiddos| thecrazynutsmom.com

You don’t want to leave out anyone on your thank you list from teachers, principal, the office staff and maintenance.  Here are 20 printable labels you can use for your appreciation gifts for your school staff. We got an 8 quart bucket from our local farming store.  A nice sturdy bucket works great as the Continue Reading …

Delicious Lemony Lemon Poppy Seed #recipe

Deliciously lemony lemon poppy seed muffins. Get your bake on!| thecrazynutsmom.com

If you are a lemon fan, you will love these lemony lemon poppy seed muffins.  Nothing beats a nice warm and moise lemon poppy seed muffin. Perfect to give you a zip in your morning, snack in the middle of the day. I love them with a glass of milk and a little pat of Continue Reading …

Little Tikes Jr Jump N Slide Bouncer #giveaway

Enter the Little Tikes Jr -Jump-n-Slide Bouncer Giveaway| thecrazynutsmom.com

Kids can jump, slide and bounce in this Little Tikes Jr. Jump ‘n Slide Bouncer inflatable. A fun, bouncy house design offers a large bounce area and a extra wide slide. The Jr. Jump ’n Slide Bouncer inflates in minutes and folds compactly for easy storage. How cool is that? Every kids dream. Age: 2 Continue Reading …