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Rainbows and Gold Pots Decor

Rainbows and Gold Pots Decor

It is Spring Break which means I have been trying very hard to keep the kids occupied without electronics (TV or Kindle).  The Princess pointed out our house lacks of St. Patrick’s Day Decor and we needed to make some.  I told her to come up with some ideas and we would make it.  The … Continue reading

Gift Tag Ornaments

Gift Tag Ornaments

We had three birthday parties this weekend which means I had ornaments to make.  When my daughter started going to birthday parties I started making all of her friend’s gift tag ornaments.  I have been told by parents they love it and want me to keep doing it.  Booga had a birthday party this weekend … Continue reading

Ribbon Dragonfly Bookmarks

Ribbon Dragonfly Bookmarks

Girl Scouts has started again and I am once again a troop leader of Brownies and Daisies.  I will be the Brownie Leader but our first few meetings we did everyone together because it was easier. Our first project was a take on the keychain I did last year. Materials: 42″ Ribbon Key Chain 2 … Continue reading

Leprechaun Clothes Pin

Leprechaun Clothes Pin

Booga kept saying, “Mom we need Leprechauns to live in our house.” Mom put her thinking cap on and decided to make a Leprechaun Clothes Pin.   Materials: Clothes Pin Pencil Craft Paint in Assorted Colors Paint Brush Fine Tip Permanent Marker Small Google Eyes (optional)

Leprechaun House

Leprechaun House

St. Patrick’s Day is Sunday so I have been trying to create some fun St. Patrick’s Day projects with Booga.  We decided to make a leprechaun house so we could catch a leprechaun. I built the house because a three year waits for no glue to dry, meaning I hot glued it together to expedite the process. … Continue reading

Rainbow Necklaces and Bracelets

Rainbow Necklaces and Bracelets

I have been trying to get Booga a little more active in the arts and crafts because I find myself comparing what I did with the Princess to what I have done or not done with Booga.  The biggest difference between the two is the Princess was far more interested and listened far better than … Continue reading

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day

We actually made our own Valentine’s this year (I am as shocked as y’all are) they were extremely easy and they are fun with no candy (mean I know). Materials: Construction Paper Red and Black Scissors Craft Sticks White Glue Packing Tape Pens to write message on the Valentine Note I free handed my lips … Continue reading

Angry “Whirly” Bird

Angry “Whirly” Bird

My children like most children are a tad obsessed with Angry Birds, Booga especially if he could have an Angry Bird drive a Train it would be the greatest thing ever.  I have been really trying to do more projects with Booga but he has the attention of a 3 year old boy (imagine that) … Continue reading

Promise Clip Board SWAPS

Promise Clip Board SWAPS

I found this on Pinterest but I changed the design.  You will need the printout from Making Friends – HERE.  In honor of the First Day of Cookie Sales 2013 here is a How-to for a cute SWAPS our troop made. Materials: Printout from Making Friends Cardboard (mine was from the back of an old … Continue reading

Milk Carton Banks (Free Download)

Milk Carton Banks (Free Download)

It is almost Girl Scout Cookie Season (it starts here today!) so I decided to teach my scouts all about money.  Our troop has been turned into a “flex” troop, meaning it now has Brownies in the troop as well.  I personally think it is great and it gives me a way to incorporate a … Continue reading