Category Archives: Crafts

Stoplight Project

Here is what we did today.     We started by reading a longtime favorite book: Go, Dog, Go!         I had two pieces of paper prepared with three circles to represent a stoplight (I traced the … Continue reading

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Leprechaun Hats

We are getting excited for St. Patrick’s Day around here!  Today we made Leprechaun Hats!  I just used green and black construction paper, glue, and a ruler to get straight lines.  First I drew and cut out the hat. Then … Continue reading

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Dr. Suess Fish Project

First, we read Dr. Suess’s:  One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish.             Then, we traced our hands onto yellow, green, red and blue paper (all at once). Next, we glued the hands to … Continue reading

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Homemade Kazoos

Even though the weather is SLIGHTLY starting to warm up, we are still a bit stir-crazy here in our house.  Always trying to keep busy, today we made kazoos.  All you need is a toilet paper roll, a small piece … Continue reading

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Leprechaun Project

My boys were sad to see another holiday pass by…but luckily we have decorated and are moving on to the next!  Today we made our own leprechauns!  They will, as usual, decorate their bedroom doors with these festive creations.  I … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Gifts

Along with filling out some store bought Valentines, we worked all afternoon making a couple gifts for Jonah’s nursery school class and teacher.  Check it out:   Here is Jonah’s teacher’s Valentine.  We traced and cut out his hands, wrote … Continue reading

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Make your own utensil holder!

I always do these for parties.  You just save a couple cans, remove the labels, and cover with whatever matches your party theme!  These were for the Super Bowl:  

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Holiday Pots

So, we have two very heavy concrete pots outside our front door.  They are moveable, but so heavy, we usually leave them out year round.  This holiday season, however, I was sick of them looking so bare.  After my husband … Continue reading

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