The Upcycled Globe 1

The Upcycled Globe

I purchased this globe at the thrift store for a few bucks and just had to have it.  It needs a little work but that is no big deal.  It actually needed less work...

Get Paid to Take Surveys With InBox Dollars 0

Get Paid to Take Surveys With InBox Dollars

Inbox Dollars pays members to read emails, take surveys online, play games, and go shopping!  New enrollees also receive $5 just for joining! I am signed up for this program.  I don’t make a...

Five Strand Braid Bracelet 2

Five Strand Braid Bracelet

I have been wanting to do a five strand braid bracelet for a while.  Today I decided to make one with tshirt yarn – five different colors.  For a five strand braid you basically...

The Pink Cape 0

The Pink Cape

The pink cape is cut just like the blue one I already showed you.  However, we didn’t line it so it is for only mildly chilly evenings; we added rickrack trim around the collar...

Blueberry Fruit Squares 2

Blueberry Fruit Squares

This is one of my favorite desserts.  It is a recipe I got from my mom many years ago.  I don’t remember honestly if she ever made them too much but I know I...

Things My Mother Taught Me 1

Things My Mother Taught Me

There are several versions of this out there so I combined what I could find into this.  My mother taught me TO APPRECIATE A JOB WELL DONE     “If you’re going to kill each other,...

Reading Retelling Strategies 0

Reading Retelling Strategies

I honestly don’t know who developed this particular strategy so I will tell you – it wasn’t me.  But I wanted to make it more of a tactile activity so I took the strategies...

The Last Year My Kids Will Believe 0

The Last Year My Kids Will Believe

We live in a town that does some phenomenal things for family entertainment and almost always for free.  The events for New Year’s Eve are no different.  There are free amusement rides; huge inflatables;...

Lego Table 2

Lego Table

My son has special needs and loves his legos.  But he doesn’t engage in imaginative play without some sort of prompting.  Left on his own he would not build anything with legos – he...