I love Christmas countdown traditions. From easy ones like paper chains, to elaborate homemade countdown items. This post will look into some Countdown Ideas that will help children, old and young, anticipate that special day. Muffin-Tin Advent Calendar My dear friend Missy Glancy, put this one… Continue Reading “Christmas Advent Calendars”
Moms who make costumes for their kids are fantastic! We were at a Halloween fun run this morning, and a Mom had made Minion costumes for her children. Wow! What costume ideas have you found? Any favorite costume memories from childhood? Also, just a… Continue Reading “Halloween Costumes”
I fell in love with this book, about a little girl (Fanny) who wants a “Connie” Doll – (they’re all the rage) but her Mom says, “absolutely no!” Which prompts Fannie to make her own doll. Then her Mom gets her a sewing machine… Continue Reading “Book Review : Fanny, by Holly Hobbie”
A look at the beautiful Barbie dress that I made for my daughter for Christmas. I do plan on making some more. It was a rewarding project. Here are some things that I liked about it.