Child’s Dishcloth Apron

  For painting, crafting, baking, messing… these incredibly simple aprons are durable and ridiculously simple to make. They wash well and are a great way to re-purpose old dish or … Continue Reading →

Felted Travel Road Mat

Felt is so amazing. I’ve been a little obsessed with sewing with felt. No need for hems, no stray threads. The felted travel road mat is wonderful for taking along … Continue Reading →

Altoid Mint Tin: Jumping Spider

  I enjoyed making Altoid tin Kitty so much I wanted to making another Altoid tin critter. My oldest child loves spiders and snakes and recently celebrated a birthday. As … Continue Reading →

Altoid Mint Tin: Kitty Cat

  I saw something like this on pinterest and just had to try making it. Since I’ve taken up needle felting, I made a needle felted kitty. Kitty has her … Continue Reading →

Gift for the Sibling of a New Baby

  When our friends welcomed their second child earthside, we were so thrilled for them, and celebrated despite the physical distance. We all love to shower a new mom and … Continue Reading →

Plush Forest Mushrooms Tutorial

It is mushroom mania in our house. In Hawaii, mushrooms are imported from the mainland and are about twice the price, and often not as good because of their journey. … Continue Reading →

Felted Watch for Pretend Play

I nabbed this idea here almost a year ago. Rummaging through my pinterest for ideas to make a birthday gift for a little friend turning four, I thought I’d give … Continue Reading →

Pirate Treasure Hunt: Everyday Fun

We have been incredibly lucky in Arizona with extended cool weather this spring.  The boys have been playing outside nearly all day long and we have all enjoyed the backyard, … Continue Reading →

Dinosaur Costume

My oldest is totally in love with dinosaurs. The baby follows along and has fun playing dinosaur too. This year for halloween they are both going to be dinosaurs! I … Continue Reading →

Dino Tail for Pretend Play

A while back, Running with Scissors had a great tutorial on making a Dino tail.  I saw it and immediately bookmarked it.  The day finally came when this project seemed … Continue Reading →