Monday, June 20, 2016

Easy "Jello" Snow Cones

Snow cones are the quintessential summer treat. These easy "jello" snow cones are the perfect treats to celebrate the first day of summer. 

Easy "Jello" Snow Cones

1 cup boiling water
2 cups of lemon lime soda
1 four serving size Jello mix (I used red, yellow & blue)

In a square pan, whisk the Jello mix & boiling water until dissolved.Stir in soda. Freeze for at least 4 hours or overnight. Use an ice cream scooper to scoop up snow cones. Serve immediately.

Happy Summer!

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

DIY No Sew Frozen Treats Pillow

Make this adorable, no-sew frozen treats pillow this summer for your littles (or yourselves)! The perfect nap time companion and a cool addition to your child's (or your) room!

Stuff You'll Need:
- (2) 9x9 white felt sheets 
- pink, tan felt (ice cream)
 -red, white, light blue, tan felt (rocket popsicle)
- brown, tan felt (fudge popsicle)
- fabric glue 
- batting material
- pen
- scissors
1. Cut out an ice cream cone, rocket popsicle, and fudgepopsicle out of the felt colors listed above. You can either free hand them like I did or search for templates online.
2. Glue all 3 treats onto one of the white felt sheets with fabric glue.
3. Pin the reverse side of your felt piece with the treats on the other white felt piece. Glue along the edge with fabric glue leaving about a 1/4" seam. Make sure to leave an opening to fill with batting material.
4. Once glued, carefully reverse your pillow. In the opening left, stuff the pillow with batting.
5. Glue opening with fabric glue. Allow to set completely before using.