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Baseball Headband and Barrettes

Baseball Headband and Barrettes

I admit I have been a horrible creative funk lately, not wanting to scrapbook, draw, paint or even color in a coloring book.  I was extremely frustrated because I felt like I needed to create something but part of me felt like I forgot how.  I keep a Pinterest board of things I want to … 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

Part 5:  A Little Tile (Tips and Tutorial)

Part 5: A Little Tile (Tips and Tutorial)

After the floorwas done and we decided we were going to addtile, at this point I started having fun creating a “Better Homes and Garden Bathroom.”  I have laid tile, lots of tile, I mentioned my dad and uncle well neither of them liked laying tile so would do the majority of the work under … Continue reading

Part 4: The Floor (with a little tutorial)

The one thing I didn’t want to touch in the bathroom was the floor.  I was completely okay with the grayish linoleum that was in there it matched the basic decor and replacing the floor is a huge pain. When we went and put vanity in we discovered it was 1/2″ too big despite measuring … 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

Mustache Heart Earrings

Mustache Heart Earrings

I have admitted time and time again I do not like Valentine’s Day but this year I am okay with it.  Why?  I have no idea but I did create myself some fun earrings this weekend from a cereal box.  I promise they are made from a cereal box, they are extremely light and very … Continue reading