I am knitting a sweater for my daughter. It will be a replacement for her favorite sweater right now. I feel like I am in a race against time, so see if I can finish it before she is too big to wear ... Mar 06, 2014 2 Comments
From time to time I buy crafts kits to do with my 5 year old daughter. I’m sure many of you parents and grandparents do the same thing. Since it is hard to know which kits are good, and which ar... Mar 05, 2014 3 Comments
No fewer than 4 friends sent me this link.
It is too good not to share with you.
There is a little 4 year old that has started making paper dresses with her Mom. It’s a great craft project. What... Feb 27, 2014 No Comments
If you have a kid, in elementary school, Valentines Day is a super big deal. Even if it is not your personal favorite holiday, you cannot let it slide by. Our assignment, (yes, an assignment) was to ... Feb 25, 2014 No Comments
We had a parade to go to for the opening ceremony of the Olympics. It was a great event that was hosted by our local ice rink. They said they would have supplies available, but we made our own at home... Feb 12, 2014 2 Comments
For the IC challenge, we made an Olympic torch! (Clearly, we took the theme LITERALLY.)
“We” have started ice skating lessons, so we went to an Olympic Opening Celebration at the rink co... Feb 11, 2014 2 Comments
After the holidays (and for us, a January Birthday), we have a lot of Thank You notes to write. I want my daughter to learn about thank you notes and to appreciate the power of a written snail mail.
... Jan 24, 2014 7 Comments
We have found a lot of our clothing. And the kitchen is 80% of the way there. It’s time to focus on the Craft Room.
In this house I have the amazing luxury of a dedicated room. I would... Dec 02, 2013 No Comments
I am hosting Thanksgiving at my house this year. For the FIRST TIME EVER.
I am thrilled. And grateful that so many of our friends would want to come over and share the holiday. It will also be our fir... Nov 21, 2013 6 Comments
At the new house, there are a number of random buildings, sheds AND A CHICKEN COOP out in the back of the property. One of the main reasons we purchased the house was the HUGE lot it sits on. Now it i... Oct 29, 2013 6 Comments