August 2013

CW – Sharpie Mugs

Meebs’ grandparents are all coming to visit at the end of September: “Pa” and Grandma V, and Grandma M. This is the first time we will be all together. I think this will clear up some confusion about which Grandma …

CW – Clothespin Magnets

This was by far one of my favourite craft projects. Meebs made clothespin magnets. I purchased extra large clothespins and we made a butterfly, a bird and a bumblebee, as well as a variety of caterpillars. We used fuzzy pom-poms …

Crafting Tool Kit

It doesn’t take much to create the ultimate crafting tool-kit. The key is not to get carried away and spend a fortune. Aside from the waterproof Crayola paints, which I’ve bought from both Walmart and Michael’s, everything in our kit …

Anytime, Anywhere, Anyplace

I’ve only fallen asleep like this under the influence…you know, NyQuil. Meebs actually wore her nightie under her clothes on this day. I think she foreshadowed her afternoon.

CW – Pasta Scene

This was an interesting craft and a bit time intensive even for a toddler with a good attention span and healthy urge to see things through. First, we had to plan out the scene. Next, we had to paint the …

Not Just Another Day at the Beach

After a relaxing day at the beach, taking in the ocean breeze, having a picnic, and nursing Elsje while Meebs built sandcastles, I did something I usually wouldn’t do…but I was blood-pressure-raising mad. Two motorcycles parked so close to my …

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List of Wee Wonders – #6

When your little one actually stays still while you’re clipping her little baby fingernails. One …

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