Crafty Kid Stuff

Fun Faces With Breakfast Food

Fun Faces With Breakfast Food

Saw this face while making eggs Friday morning… Then I thought how waffles look a lot like the eyes of a fly… Which lead to making faces with our clementines. Some days I’m easily amused…

A Shark Costume

A Shark Costume

Jack wanted to be a shark for Halloween, so we went online looking for a costume. We came across these kits,and J & I both liked the idea of the sweatsuit. He wanted something more detailed though, so I used that as a jumping off point for creating my own. Jack wanted eyes and a […]

A Vacation Countdown

A Vacation Countdown

Remember those paper chains from the holidays? J and I made one to countdown our vacation. It’s been great for helping visualize how long we have until we leave, as well as reinforce our counting practice. It also took about five minutes to make- perfect for a three-year-old’s attention span!

Collaborative Painting

We’ve been painting on the lanai lately. There’s something about using kiddie art supplies that let me just relax and just have fun.

A Photo Walk

A Photo Walk

Friday I bequeathed my old point and shoot camera to my three-year-old, and we headed off to the farmer’s market & my favorite little BBQ joint. Below are a few of the shots he took- some made me laugh, some impressed me… Getting a quick lesson on how to use the camera… He kept looking […]

The Mermaid Series

The Mermaid Series

I love the beach, but I’m not a sun worshiper. Sizzling on the sand is about the most boring thing on earth to me, so activities are a must. A book to read, a camera for snapping photos, something. Recently I saw a photo of a mermaid created from found beach materials and I knew […]

A Pillow Box. Or a Hot Wheels Garage.

A Pillow Box. Or a Hot Wheels Garage.

One of the new designs I created for my BIG work project is a pillow box. It’s a lovely way to package little gifts and what not. Or if you’re my three-year-old, it makes a great storage containers for your Hot Wheels. There are more sneak peeks of projects over on my other site, Three […]

Some Valentine Dudes

Some Valentine Dudes

Or rather, Jack did, with some guidance from Mom. It’s been a long journey getting these completed. Making craft projects with three-year-olds is certainly an exercise in patience building.