Jackie Boucher

I'm a freelance designer and writer. I'm a happy-happy wife, and mama of a very tall 6 year old boy who is full to the top with imagination and inspiration. I blog about the things I love: creating, learning, reading, playing, cooking and travelling. And all the other wee stuff.

Lunch Box Love Notes for Kids

It's Back-to-School time soon. In anticipation, here are some free lunch box notes to include in the kiddos' lunches. The first page of the pdf has little sayings on each note and the second page has spots for personalizing your own note. Enjoy. Leave a comment. Have fun.http://bit.ly/9sPLf4  Jackiehttp://living.weelife.comIt's about the wee things....more

Robot Fabric

Kinda darn sweet! In a retro cool way. Robots in a flower garden made of machine gears. I think this design could work for boys or girls. And big kids too. What do you think? http://living.weelife.com/2009/06/robot-fabric-arrived.html ...more

My kid will eat anything ...

... if it's impaled on a cute skewer. http://living.weelife.com/2009/01/anything-on-skewer.html ...more

Making Good Food Fun!

Using corn on the cob handles on apples? Why not. What fun. ...more

Free Paper Doll Printables

Oh, I had too much fun drawing these little paper dolls and their little wardrobes too. And I'm not ashamed to say that playing with them has been as much fun as making them. Check out some ideas on using fabric scraps, notions, and twist ties to really dress up the dolls. Click on the "wee printables" button on the sidebar at weelife.com if you want to download them for yourself. And let me know how it goes! ...more

Scavenger Hunts for the Wee Ones

Help the little ones hone their observation skills by taking a photo list with you the next time you go to the park. Together you can tick off the picture of the items as you spot them. Check out the link if you want a pdf of any of the three themes sent to you: beach, forest, or park. http://living.weelife.com/2008/09/more-scavenger-hunts.html ...more

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Bubble Painting

Fun arty activity, indoors or out. A little dish soap and some paint make beautiful lasting impressions on your paper. And also pretty photography subjects.  http://living.weelife.com/2008/09/bubble-painting.html  ...more

Meatloaf Stuffed Onions by the Campfire

Basically giant meatballs cooked inside sweet onions. Step by step instructions on this favourite camping recipe. ...more

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Crown each cookie with a mini peanut butter cup when they come out of the oven. Truly adorable AND delicious.   http://living.weelife.com/2007/12/ orange-chocolate-peanut-butter-cookies.html ...more

Is that a Tent on the Roof of Your Car?

So cool, safari-esque roof top tent. It folds down like a clam on the top of your car and when it pops open, your bed is ready and waiting. Ta da! ...more