Kiera Ashford - Baby Watch Blog

Kiera Ashford is associate editor of Nashville Parent and mother of two rambunctious kids and a new baby!

Mason Jar for Bows


Mason jars are all the rage as of late. There are hundreds of crafts you can do with them … like this bow holder for all those girly bows.

Ornamental Snail


The ice is melting and it’s time to get ready to welcome spring. What better way than with this cute ornamental snail craft?

Ice Bowl Luminaries


When you have frigid temps outside, make a craft that can survive outside in it! These ice bowl luminaries are easy, awesome and pretty.

Snowman Craft


Remember to keep a third eye open when picking up … you never know when you can turn something old and forgotten into a great crafting project.

Crafting Something Out of Nothing


When unwanted kid projects are discarded, be watchful! Those little items could make for the base of a greater crafting project later down the road.

Tic-Tac-Toe Love


This Valentine’s Day, create a unique Tic-Tac-Toe game that you can both enjoy sharing with each other. It’s an easy DIY craft!

Customized Bookmark


This corner bookmark makes for a great Valentine’s Day gift when you personalize it with a special message or someone’s name.

Banner Bookmark


When it comes to holding your place in a book, do it with style. This banner bookmark is just the thing you should make.

Crafting for a Reason


Crafting to me is sort of a therapy. Other times, I do it for a good reason … getting my kids busy with something to keep them occupied!

Alphabet Slider


This alphabet slider is fun and easy to do with your kids. It also provides good practice for hand-eye coordination and letter recognition.