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Fairy Houses

July 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

My daughters have been asking me for months to make a fairy garden with them, so one day when the JoAnn’s Fabric in our town was moving locations I picked up a few Bird houses for just pennies.  Then, when my oldest daughter had a play date we decided to get started on our fairy garden, we made [Read more]

Caterpillar Turns Butterfly Kids Craft

April 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

Two of my daughter’s friends came home with us from school and one of them had the cutest Caterpillar made out of Tongue Depressors which turned into a Butterfly.  My daughter and her other friend just feel in love.  Tiffany quickly asked me if she could make one.  So, I headed out to [Read more]

Dough Dinosaur Bones and Fossils

March 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

My daughter has been learning about Dinosaurs all week in her Preschool Class.   She brought home quite a few pictures of different Dinosaurs using all different types of media such as;  paints, toothpicks, q-tips and crayons.  They have learned songs and so many fun things.  I have to say her [Read more]

Mosaic Foam Crosses

March 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

I had my MOP kids the other day and we decided since Easter was coming up that we should do an Easter project; we came up with Mosaic Foam Crosses. These crosses ended up being the perfect kids craft; they did not want to stop at making them.  When deciding on making this craft we had to keep [Read more]

Coffee Filter Sailboats

March 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Every other week I am in charge of 22 little 2 years olds. (Yes…22!) I like to come up with a craft for them to do that is simply and quick.  I found these Coffee Filter Sailboats when I was on line and they went perfect with the lesson we were teaching that week.  The coffee filter boats [Read more]

3 Dimensional Snowflakes

July 28, 2014 // 2 Comments

Who would have thought I would be making Snowflakes in the middle of July! Well, thanks to the Disney movies Frozen craze that is going on, it is very fitting.  My daughters friends are having a Frozen Themed Birthday and Snowflakes make a great decoration. We are supper excited to help our [Read more]

Teamwork Eagle Picture

April 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

My daughter Tiffany is in Girl Scouts and they do some pretty fun crafts when they get together. I just have to share this one particular craft!  The lesson the girls were learning was TEAMWORK.  They broke the girls up into six groups, they were shown a picture of and Eagle, then each group was [Read more]

Painting with Flower Petals

April 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

The girls and I were outside playing, on a fairly windy day, when we came in the house and I notice that there were different color spots on the tile floor. When I got a paper towel to wipe them up I realized that they were flower petals.  With the wind blowing we must have stepped on a few and [Read more]

Paper Boats Perfect Rainy Day Kids Project

March 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

Living in Orange County California, we don’t seem to get a lot of rain storms.  We have light rain here and there but the heavy rain seem to be few and far between.  We had our 1st storm of the year and the girls were going nuts, having to stay inside.  After the first big down pour I told [Read more]