Anxiety, Crafts, Family

Stress Balls That Kids Can Make

I felt like this might be a good post to reblog. Go make yourself a stress ball today.  First published on December 17, 2018 I know this is going to come as a massive shock to most of you but since September, I have been educating our congregation's youth (or yutes) as a Sunday School teacher.… Continue reading Stress Balls That Kids Can Make

Crafts, Decorating, Link Party

Laundry Sucks So Let’s Make a Sign

  A few weeks ago I was perusing Pinterest and I found something so wonderful that I pinned it then emailed it to myself and texted it to myself for good measure. What? It's good. Just look.     After some clicking, it turns out a blog called A Girl and a Glue Gun made this.… Continue reading Laundry Sucks So Let’s Make a Sign

Christmas, Crafts, Dollar Tree, Link Party

Dollar Store Personalized Plates for Mamie and Papa

I need to start this post out by saying that this is a Pinterest fail. At least on my part.  But I loved the pictures and that Ella was so damn excited to make this for her grandparents for Christmas. Either this is a giant myth or I misread the directions (which would not be… Continue reading Dollar Store Personalized Plates for Mamie and Papa

Crafts, Dollar Tree, Link Party

Candy Bar Wreath. Because Nothing Says “I Love You” Like a Root Canal

2021 calls for a candy bar wreath, doesn't it?  First published April 20, 2015 I love to come up with fun things for my children. But I rarely think of them. I can thank other people for the ideas, and I have no shame in admitting that. In fact, I bet if you searched my… Continue reading Candy Bar Wreath. Because Nothing Says “I Love You” Like a Root Canal

Childhood, Crafts, Humor

There’s Something Fishy About These Valentines. Get It? Fishy?

I adore everything about this little post...the little handwriting, the little fingers writing out her valentines for her preschool class. Sigh.  Happy Valentines Day to all of you lovely people. I love you all. 🙂  First published February 4, 2013 I had found these adorable Valentine's on Pinterest a while back and then I went… Continue reading There’s Something Fishy About These Valentines. Get It? Fishy?

Crafts, Decorating, Halloween

Workin’ With What Ya Got- Fall To-Do List

OMG. This weekend. This has been the past seven days for me: Dr office, co-pay, cvs, prescription, cough, cough, my eye hurts, now it's burning, cough, cough, yes this is Anna's mom- she will not be coming to school today, blow your nose!, cover your mouth!, Dr office, co-pay, cvs, prescription, up all night with… Continue reading Workin’ With What Ya Got- Fall To-Do List