Crocheting the Sky November 2015

Sorry these are coming so close together and here is November's contribution to Crocheting the 2015 Sky - this post also includes the poem "My November Guest" by Robert Frost.  Click here to see the entire project...more

Crocheting the Sky October 2015

The fall of 2015 has been too busy and we fell behind in our crocheting the sky post.  Truth-be-told I started writing down the colour of the sky in my journal and I just completing all the squares now.  Regardless here is a crocheted representation of the October sky over Grey County Ontario CA  and a poem by Siegfried Sassoon....more

Make This: Quick Copper Garden Markers

Every time we make a trip to Home Depot, the kids beg to pick up one more veggie to plant and I usually give them the go ahead because we're gardening, man! Getting our (gloved) hands dirty! Growing food! Making magic! And really, just feeding the deer, rabbits, and chipmunks, but more about that later. It's starting to look bushy out back, which means it's time to add garden markers so we can tell what's what in our batch of crops.  ...more

Cute Cloud Cushions

‘How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon! December is here before its June, my goodness how the time has flewn....more

Family Fun Science Slme

Hello Sunshine! Well, I don't mind telling you that I am the annoying baby sister! My brother and I are only a year and a 1/2 apart so we always played toys together as kids. The neighborhood kid and my brother always picked on us little kids because we were smaller. I always followed my brother along because I wanted to be 'cool' and he always let me because he wanted me to stay out of trouble....more

Happy Valentine's from Baby Boy and I

Besides, the requested non-slip slippers Hun wanted for Valentine's Day, I wanted to make sure Hun had something from Baby Boy, too! We might not really celebrate much in terms of the commercialization when it comes to holiday stuff around here, but it's always fun and exciting to give a gift anyway. And this year, Baby Boy and I worked on this simple and easy paper craft....more

Lego Gingerbread Village

Three years ago we purchased a Lego Advent Calendar and absolutely loved it.  Last year we wanted to re use our super cool Christmas Lego’s from the calendar, a brainstorming session later the LEGO Gingerbread Village was born. Our village is proudly displayed on our kitchen table for the entire Christmas season.  This is one of my favorite family activities. Everyone has the opportunity to share their creativity, plus we have fun working together....more

Outfit in Rome with my new DIY earrings!

Weekly Menu Chalkboard DIY

Look what my kids let me make this week? (ha. ha.) I meal plan every week....more

Valentine's Day Paper Heart Leis

cute idea! i have been looking for valentine's crafts for my 3.5 year old -- she'll like thismore