crafting

Colorful Flower Girl Dresses Brighten Wedding

Who wants to just be in the garden when you can also be one of the flowers?  That’s the way these colorful flower girl dresses brightened up the wedding!  In rainbow-colored strips of tulle, flowing flower girl dresses were a bright focal point, complementing the garden-bright setting.   The bride and her mother, as well […]

Valentine Dough Goes Pink

Who loves making homemade dough for the kids to play with? We’re avoiding eating red food dye, so we decided to use some it up making pink dough just for crafting. We mixed up a simple uncooked version, although you can make one in just a few minutes on the stovetop, as well. In honor […]

Snow Day Pantry Art

Two scrappy sprouts, bursting with energy, can motivate a parent to find messy new solutions to snow day boredom.  On a day when the temperature was too low for even a little sledding, we raided the pantry and spice rack for an edible art project. I filled little containers with dried pinto beans, split peas and […]