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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

Angry Birds Bird Feeder – How To

Angry Birds Bird Feeder – How To

The princess has wanted to make a “real” bird feeder for quite sometime now.   Last week we finally made one using a recycled bottle (Bacardi Bahama Mama Bottle – a thick plastic bottle is what you are looking for) and a wooden spoon.  The decorating process was a no brainer for my daughter she … Continue reading

Stars and USA Banner

Stars and USA Banner

The Fourth of July is tomorrow which means we needed to get some Patriotic Items for our cook out done. I had quite a bit scrap fabric laying around and the princess has been asking to make stuff with it.  She suggested we make 4th of July decorations because it would be pretty and fun. … Continue reading

MOM… I’m Bored!

MOM… I’m Bored!

The three dreaded words of summer vacation… MOM, I’m Bored!  I heard that every day last week, even on the days we went to the pool.  Growing up is so different now than when I was a kid.  For example I had kids to play with no one went to summer camp meaning there were … 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