Archive for the 'Being Crafty' Category

Joker Manor

Thursday, January 31st, 2019

Behold, it is complete: Tad worked very hard on this (despite having to take breaks to, you know, go to school), and he is very happy with all the fun details and cool features. This set was over THREE THOUSAND PIECES to assemble. Tad has come a long, long way.

The Next LEGO Build

Monday, January 28th, 2019

It took a lot of saving (over one birthday and one Christmas), but Tad finally bought the set he’s been longing for. If you have given Tad a gift card or cash over the last year… this is where it went. This is going to be a loooong build. The set actually came with 22 […]

Art of the Week – Life

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

Tad’s art class has just started back up after taking a break over the holidays, but I haven’t seen anything come home yet but sketches.¬† So, I thought I would share this drawing, which is actually from his school sketchbook. Assignment: “draw your idea of life.” So open to interpretation, and this is what Tad […]

Baking Frenzy

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

I only have a week before the kids are out of school for two weeks. I am now in serious baking mode. And I’d better add present wrapping to that before some nosy people are home from school on a regular basis. However, 95% of the Christmas cards are now in the mail!¬† And all […]