Parent’s guide to video game shopping

Don't be daunted by countless names, consoles or prices when shopping for video games. This guide covers the basics that you need to know! |saynotsweetanne.com

My husband is a gamer. My brother is a gamer. I am a gamer. My poor, dear, mother… is not. And each year I receive at least 5 frantic texts from her asking about one thing or another related to her shopping list. (Usually when she’s in the aisle and has suddenly realized she doesn’tRead more

Printable Color Catch Game

Color Catch: A Printable board game you play with candy! | saynotsweetanne.com

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareFunshine #CollectiveBias I’ve said it before, and I’ll remind you in case you forgot: I love sweets. Its ridiculous really, how much I love candy, confections, baked goods, and anything that will satisfy my sweet tooth. so IRead more

Peanut Butter S’more Cookies

Peanut Butter S'more Cookies | The Crafting Foodie via Say Not Sweet Anne #cookies #s'mores #peanutbutter

I am super pleased to have another guest post by Aida today! For those of you who don’t follow me on Instagram, you might not know that I had a baby last week! I’m doing well, but definitely not up to  making something as awesome as these cookies by Aida. So I’m more than happyRead more

Printable Mario Boxes

Easy Printable Mario Boxes - great for decor, gifts or play! | saynotsweetanne.com

It is no secret that Hubby and I are gamers. In the past I’ve shared Minecraft creeper marshmallows, Printable Minecraft costumes, Zelda themed swaddle blanket and this awesome Zelda themed ceramic mug. Today though, I’m going even more old school. I’m talking the Nintendo Entertainment System, baby! The console itself was released in my husband’s birth year,Read more

Easy DIY Domino Necklace

Easy Sharpie Domino Necklaces! No expensive alcohol inks. Just a few basic craft supplies can create beautiful pendants! | saynotsweetanne.com

I am addicted to necklaces. Seriously. I have so many necklaces that you would think I couldn’t possibly wear them all. But I do! I love to make different color combos, different styles and designs for all the seasons. I have the perfect necklace for every outfit. But don’t worry! I’m not breaking the bank. ;D IRead more

DIY Swaddle Blanket with Zelda Print

Easy DIY Swaddle Blanket - I printed mine with the Zelda Royal Crest!, but you could stamp your own or buy patterned fabric! | syanotsweetanne.com

Hubby and I are decently frugal people. We often pass on purchases that we feel we can DIY. So it is no surprise that when we saw Gauze Swaddle blankets at $15 A PIECE, we decided “we can make that” and walked away. We chose to block-print our blanket in a Zelda video game themeRead more

Minecraft Party World-Building Candies

DIY Minecraft World Marshmallows! Make edible blocks of marshmallows in the style of Minecraft blocks! Kids will love to play with and then eat them! | saynotsweetanne.com | #diy #minecraft #party #kids #treat

I love Minecraft. I used to play it a lot more than lately, but my sister still does. After the huge success of my Minecraft Creeper marshmallows, and my fun with Marshmallow Sugar Decorated Eggs, I decided to dig a little deeper. At its root, Minecraft is made of blocks. And who doesn’t like those?Read more

Cute Christmas Worksheets [Free Printable]

printable Christmas activities

Kids love Christmas. Its just a fact! But sometimes, their unabashed joy morphs itself into some sort of running, candy munching, drink spilling, high pitched squealing monster. This is usually the case at family gatherings and church functions, while the adults are trying to reconnect. That’s where these Christmas Worksheets come in! For a minimumRead more

Birthday Countdown Blocks [Free Printable]

Birthday Countdown Blocks Free Printable by Saynotsweetanne.com

Have you been scoping me out on Making The World Cuter? I am the new Printables contributor over there, and I’m so happy! Tiffany is amazing, and the rest of the team are so talented! If you don’t want to miss a single SayNotSweetAnne printable- you should head over there every 3rd Thursday. Or, you can waitRead more