Archive for the 'Being Crafty' Category

Snow Creations

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

The kids went back to school today!!! *Mom does happy dance* But while they were home, they did make the most of the snow.  The snow gear enabled them to be out there every single day, enjoying it (and Rerun insisted on wearing his boots to school, which was fine by me), and Ane and […]

New Sweatshirts!

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

The best part of Auntie having a Silhouette is the custom vinyl cutouts that she can make, and then press on to shirts and sweatshirts for the kids. Each of the boys got one this Christmas.  Tad got a new Batman hoodie, but the little boys got ones that you just can’t find in stores […]

Best T-Shirt Ever

Monday, December 9th, 2019

It is really convenient that Auntie has a Silhouette cutter, so she can cut vinyl for t-shirts when needed. Thumper, my own personal cookie monster, used to have a t-shirt that read “Santa’s Cookie Tester.”  Sadly, he outgrew it.  And I haven’t been able to find anything else along these lines. Auntie to the rescue! […]

Art Of The Week: Moonlight Moth

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

If you’ve noticed that Tad’s art of the week posts have become a little less frequent, there’s a reason for that. First, his school art club is on a break until after Thanksgiving. Second, he’s finally embracing the concept of longer-term projects in art class.  But he finished one yesterday! I love the detail that […]