I was looking through the Sleeping Bear Press “K is for Kabuki” book (you can win it this month) and noticed they had a page on lanterns and their use/meaning. I happened to look up from the book to see a used (cleaned) milk carton… and saw 2 lanterns (you [...]
So once again Nico is in a no mood, or TV mood if you prefer, and didn’t participate too much. I think he may have liked this with real flowers because he could have smelled them.
The flowers before being cut up.
He’s really into smell right now and it [...]
When looking for inspiration for a Mother’s Day gift from both Nico and I for Valerie, I stumbled upon a great idea of hand-made card prints from Let’s Explore and immediately knew that this was a perfect thing to do and give Maman something special
It’s really easy and quick to [...]
This was our quick sign for our quickly improvised Lady Bug Café for Valentines Day dinner.
I didn’t have a big poster board and couldn’t go buy one as Nico was sleeping. So I took 4 pink cardstocks and taped them together. Then I penciled the letters for the name, free [...]
I’ve been thinking for 2 weeks about this challenge, I wanted something new that Nico could help with making and play with when done. Finally the night before the launch of the challenge I asked my mother because I was stumped. She gave me the same ideas I had thought of and didn’t [...]
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All you need is homemade Kool-Aid play dough and toothpicks.
I used the glittery leftover from our baked play dough ornaments and shaped the hedgehog for Nico. He went to town with the toothpicks He even posed for me!
Variation: You could use [...]
The other day I bought a Rainbow Art Kit at the thrift store, brand new, not open. I had never seen one like this before, so I had no clue how to use it. Since we bought it, he kept bugging me to use it, so after a few days, I gave in and [...]
Here’s the final result:
So I’ve seen those paper plate snowman snow globes everywhere online over the holidays. I knew I wanted to make one with Nico as he loves shaking the regular ones (it looks like glitter to him, lol). Time went on and we were so [...]
So the other morning, I leave Nico with my mom (she lives downstairs) to drive hubby to work. It was cold and not worth dressing him all up for 20 minutes of total car ride.
I set him up with the orange Kool-Aid play dough we made the night before and [...]