I was keeping a lot of these empty thread spools and the tops from the squeezer baby foods in a clean bucket because G likes to dump them out and put them back in. I was reading that at this age it's good to teach them how to thread a string or shoe lace through a hole so I … [Read more...] about Upcycling for a 2 year old Learning Activity
Archives for September 2013
For G's birthday outfit this year, I got this embroidery design off Etsy. The seller makes it for you then emails the design so it has your child's name. I also bought some Sesame Street fabric and made G some matching pants with this pattern and tutorial. G was so … [Read more...] about G’s 2nd Birthday Party: Elmo Outfit!
This isn't my best work, but Daddy B asked for directions for laundry. I framed them. Ha. I may have to do something prettier someday when I have energy again... with two kids that will be in what...? 5 years? 10? 20? Ha. And yes, my laundry directions are pretty extensive. We … [Read more...] about Laundry Directions
I needed to pickup more cornstarch today and the box was so much cheaper. I really like having the nice container, but I'd saved the old container. $0.97 to refill the container and I just wrote the new best by date with permanent marker on the bottom. As silly as it seems, it … [Read more...] about Small savings add up? Maybe?
One of my favorite recipes is Taco Pie, which may sound gross but it's amazing. The recipe uses taco seasoning which I used to buy in the packets or as part of the taco kits you can buy that are mostly all there. A while back I accidentally started making a recipe and didn't have … [Read more...] about DIY Taco Seasoning… Taste the Difference! Or see it.