One of the best things about Valentine's Day are all the lovely, fun, and amazing crafts and activities you can do! I've rounded up 15 pretty preschool crafts for Valentine's Day. Of course, these can be adjusted for older ages and can be done at home, at a homeschool co-op, Sunday School class, or … [Read more...] about 15 Pretty and Fun Preschool Crafts for Valentine’s Day
Do you have a teen or tween daughter who is looking for some ideas to tweak her bedroom? I think you'll really enjoy this book review today of Redo Your Room- 50 Bedroom DIYS You Can Do in a Weekend. It's published by FaithGirlsz by Zonderkidz. The book is a handy small size, paperback, 127 … [Read more...] about Review: Redo Your Room- 50 Bedroom DIYS You Can Do in a Weekend
My oldest son just finished playing Charlie Brown in the musical "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown." Since my three littlest kids were going to help usher and pass out programs, I made a Charlie Brown t-shirt for each of them. It's the easiest costume in the world to make, and they looked … [Read more...] about Tutorial: Charlie Brown T-Shirt Costume Idea
I learned a new word recently that starts with "X": Xylography, which is the art of wood engraving in order to print with it! Xylography is the oldest know relief printmaking technique. It started in China, and then spread to Europe. If you'd like to read all about what we did … [Read more...] about “X” is for Xylography–Making Homemade Christmas Cards
I have LOTS of great photos to share with you today. But before I do, will you please take a moment and head over to Circle of Moms to vote for me. Can we make it to 100 votes this weekend? Thanks! My youngest son turned 3 this week. He got some fun sand box toys, a butterfly net, and some … [Read more...] about Collage Friday: 3rd Birthday, Lilla Rose, 4th of July Vacation and Crafts!
I joined another Busy Bag Swap, actually, two of them! So, I'll be sharing lots of ideas in the coming weeks. Here is the activity I included in the Elementary Craft Bag swap: How to sew a Rag Quilt Potholder. See below for the instructions that were included. These Rag Quilt Potholder sewing … [Read more...] about Rag Quilt Potholder sewing kit