Category Archives: paper craft

Free Downloads that I LOVE

Wanted to let everyone know about an amazing free download going on right now over at Jenna is sharing her state/country prints which she normally sells on etsy. Kentucky Michigan ¬†Illinois I have actually not so secretly coveted these … Continue reading

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Art Project with Andrew

My six year old has been asking for months to create a piece of wall art similar to this one. source I have stalled and stalled on it because 1) it would take a good amount of time to complete … Continue reading

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Storybook Valentines

While the Angry Bird Valentines I made for my boys are great, they weren’t really appropriate for my 2 year old. So…I made Storybook Valentines. All of her favorites characters are here. We taped a silly band bracelet to the … Continue reading

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Angry Birds Valentines

My six year old requested Angry Birds valentines this year. I just made them and he is “super” excited to give them to his friends. If you’d like a copy of the valentines, click here. Please consider becoming a follower … Continue reading

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Jedi Art

My boys have a bedroom which is dominated by Star Wars. When we moved into our new house, my mom bought the boys Star Wars comforters for their bed, so in their eyes, the rest of the room had to … Continue reading

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Andrew, who’s six,¬† came home with some additional homework this week. His assignment was to provide Tom the Turkey with a disguise so that he wouldn’t be cooked on Thanksgiving Day. Andrew turned his turkey into an elf complete with … Continue reading

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Care Bear Bingo

I don’t know about you but last night I ate about twenty mini candy bars. If anything, I am underestimating. I spent the rest of the night complaining about my aching stomach while my husband looked on with a, “Why … Continue reading

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Thankful Turkey

This was originally posted last November when only 3 people read my blog – I will have our turkey ready for this Nov 1st as the kids have come to expect it now that this will be our third year … Continue reading

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Spooky Tree…A New Tradition

Last year as I was toodling around Goodwill I came upon this crazy looking metal tree. I had seen this piece in a magazine at some point and remembered it was an Easter decoration with decorated eggs hanging from it. … Continue reading

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I Heart Craft Things – Guest Post

Today I have a blogger here who you must meet if you have kids. Rachel, the mom behind I Heart Crafty Things, does activities with her kids which truly inspire me to do more with my children. Most of Rachel’s … Continue reading

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