‘MAKE’ Category

  1. Two easy reindeer crafts

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    December 17, 2012 by admin

    My kids love their teachers.  They talk about them all the time like they’re the biggest heroes in the world.  …
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  2. Homemade Snowglobes


    December 14, 2012 by admin

    big snowfall in snoqualmie pass 2016

    So everyone is making snowglobes apparently so I wanted to try and make them too.  I had visions of making …
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  3. Two simple star crafts you could probably make in the next 5 minutes

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    December 3, 2012 by admin

    No grownup has any excuse for lousy snowflakes anymore.  And forget just regular snowflakes.  You can make star ones and …
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  4. Stained Glass Jello

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    November 7, 2012 by admin

    making stained glass jello with preschoolers

    I want to perfect this recipe before Christmas because I think it has a lot of potential for fun festive …
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  5. Pumpkin baking


    October 24, 2012 by admin

    We have pumpkin overload in our house, but the boys adore everything pumpkin.  They were very proud of these crafts …
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  6. One of those afternoons where goo solves everything


    October 18, 2012 by admin

    Homemade goo solves everything with kids

    The other day was one of those afternoons where we were all sleepy but not sleepy enough to nap.  (Well, …
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  7. Haunting Season and a recipe for Candy Corn

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    October 17, 2012 by admin

    Last year we were super sad we were away for Halloween, so this year we are savoring every little ghosty …
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  8. How to make a Terrarium with Kids


    September 26, 2012 by admin

    A few nights ago, the hubby and I miraculously found ourselves in West Elm for a shopping trip without the …
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  9. Nasturtium Capers

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    September 6, 2012 by admin

    I had a bumper crop of nasturtiums this year.  I don’t know why they grew in such abundance.  We were …
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  10. Compost Krispies: a post-camping snack


    August 29, 2012 by admin

    After camping we always come home with a 3/4 full bag of marshmallows that are not fit to be used …
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  11. Letter Adventures for Back to School

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    August 23, 2012 by admin

    I remember watching Sesame Street and how important that letter and number of the day thing was and I wanted …
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  12. Getting ready for September

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    August 21, 2012 by admin

    The guys are finally old enough for small chores around the house, so one thing that I get them to …
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  13. Best 2 buck souvenir you can buy in Seattle


    July 6, 2012 by admin

    One thing my guys look for at every Seattle festival is the Center For Wooden Boats station.  I think there …
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  14. Chocoron (Aoki Bakery, Paris)


    June 29, 2012 by admin

    The boys are totally addicted to everything macaron, so I couldn’t help but squeal with glee when I found this …
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  15. Homemade Yogurt


    June 7, 2012 by admin

    Voila.  Homemade Yogurt that did not kill anyone. The hubby was quite skeptical of my homemade yogurt and still hasn’t …
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  16. Make your own Ipad baby monitor


    May 22, 2012 by admin

    When we first traveled with the guys we always carted along this cheap baby monitor so we could hear them …
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  17. Two ingredient Sky-ride and a STEM activity

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    May 2, 2012 by admin

    It’s amazing how much time a roll of ribbon and a package of Ikea bag clips will buy you.  Maybe …
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  18. Easy edible egg nests

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    April 5, 2012 by admin

    These are so easy and look so cool! I used this recipe from the Seattle Times, but I’ve seen it …
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  19. Ladybugs and a Ladybug snack

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    April 3, 2012 by admin

    Today’s 5 minute sharpie-on-Baybel Cheese ladybug snack was inspired by another ladybug we met yesterday while playing soccer on the …
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  20. Marshmallows make everything better


    March 29, 2012 by admin

    Ever since I saw this yummy marshmallow delight in a Williams-Sonoma catalog, I’ve been craving chocolate covered grahams and marshmallows …
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