Paper flowers

We are in that in-between time of the year when the spring garden flowers have all finished and the summer flowers have not yet bloomed. Girl Child needed more flowers in her life, so we decided to make some out of paper. I found a picture on Pinterest that...

Pipe cleaner daisy

A while ago, I bought a bunch of pipe cleaners in a variety of colors to use for crafts with Girl Child. Then realized I had no idea what to do with them all. Off to Pinterest as usual! Girl Child loves to make flowers. I found the idea...

Crayon play dough

If you are anything like me, you probably have lots of crayons and broken crayon pieces around the house. What do you do with all those pieces? A quick search on Pinterest will bring up several ideas. I found this round-up of 27 ideas, many of them are variations on the...

Large hair bow

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, I made a new hair-bow for Girl Child. She wore it while watching our local parade. We are lucky enough to have the local St. Patrick’s Day parade and 4th of July parade come right down the road in front of our house....