Category Archives: Crafts

Sharpie Art

For my husband’s birthday, the boys made him some very thoughtful and beautiful gifts. We bought a plain white mug and plate from the dollar store and decorated them with Sharpies. Then we baked them in the oven at 350 … Continue reading

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Crayola Herb Garden

This was a nice surprise project for all of us!  Someone donated these herb garden kits to the students at my son’s nursery school.  The boys and I used stencils to paint our chosen image onto the pots, then once … Continue reading

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Cereal Name Project

Today I wrote the boy’s names very large on a piece of construction paper in each of their favorite colors.  Then they traced the letters, thickly, with glue and stuck cereal on.  We used Kashi Heart to Heart cereal.  Now … Continue reading

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Easter Chick Project

Today I traced the boys hands and free-handed an oval and some legs.  Once cut, the boys colored them yellow and glued them on.  Jonah was not really into this project, but he did draw his own face.  Cayden asked … Continue reading

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Easter Bunny Masks

          Today we made Easter Bunny Masks.  I just cut the center of a paper plate out, snipped trips of black construction paper for the whiskers, and cut and colored some ears.  The boys did all … Continue reading

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Cottonball Easter Bunny

  I used a small, appetizer-sized paper plate, flipped over, and covered with glue.  The boys applied the cotton balls.  Meanwhile, I made the eyes, nose, whiskers, and ears and then allowed them to glue them on for the final … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Counting Game

I took 10 eggs and mismatched the top and bottom colors.  I wrote 1-10 on the top part of each egg and then put dots from 1-10 on the bottoms.  I separated them and let the kids try and match … Continue reading

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Easter Bunny and Egg Project

As with all of the holidays, the boys were eager to decorate their rooms for Easter so that they matched the rest of my always festive home.  I printed a blank Easter bunny from a template I found online and … Continue reading

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