Category Archives: Crafts

Attack of the Marshmallow Men!

A while back, I do not know from where or who, I saw the idea to use tooth picks and marshmallows to make people. I thought it was such a delightfully simple idea that I filed it away in my … Continue reading

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Pop, Pop, Pop, Popping Bubble Paintings

After my bubble science experiment with Monkey Girl, I decided to make bubble paintings with our bubble concoction. This time Mr. Hockey and Little Why helped Monkey Girl and I. First we added water, dishwashing liquid and some Mr. Bubble … Continue reading

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Egg-stra Colourful Egg Mosaics

Little Why went to a visit last week, leaving Monkey Girl and I to spend some time together. When I asked her what she would like to do, she said “craft!” I showed her some Easter crafts on Pinterest and … Continue reading

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Spelling… With Creativity!

  Electric Lady HATES any form of homework. I know most kids don’t enjoy it, even say they dislike it but for her… it is totally true. She jumps up and down, has a tantrum, starts being saucy at even … Continue reading

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A Romp in the Tub

Monkey Girl desperately wanted in the bathtub the other day – even though she had already had a bath earlier in the day – so I decided to make some fun of it! Sorry for the bad quality of photos … Continue reading

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Vroom Vroom Paintings

We did a theme with transportation this week so I thought some fun car paintings would be right up our alley. Monkey Girl and Prince Charming were both pretty interested but the big kids – not so much. That’s okay … Continue reading

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A Heartful of Hearts

Hubbers and I were on Sunday School duties last weekend, so we decided to do a Valentine’s Day craft with the kiddos and talk about how Jesus loves us and the ways he shows us that love. The kids had … Continue reading

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Stamper Love

  I have some foam stamps that I have collected over the years – one set for Valentines Day, one for Easter, one for Halloween and one for Christmas. The kids love using them, but the problem is that I … Continue reading

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How to make a Toucan? Felt, paint and feathers of course!

Monkey Girl and I are having fun with the rainforest this week so I thought we’d make a toucan as our craft this week. This one needed more momma help than usual, but we both had fun making it! Step … Continue reading

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Snow Icecream

You know how parents often tell their kids “Don’t eat snow?” well… not me. I just tell them not to eat dirty snow, or snow people stepped in and definitly avoid yellow snow! However, if you find some nice, clean, … Continue reading

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