Tag Archives: summer crafts

More Fireworks

We made fireworks the other day but the girls wanted to make more.  I used pipecleaners this time and folded them in half and arranged them to look like a firework.  Then we dipped them in red and blue paint and added glitter.  Ashlyn would use glitter on every craft we did if I let [...]

Fun Cheap Crafts

I took the girls to Michaels the other to pick up a few things. I hit the jackpot.  They have tons of craft kits for $1.00!  I bought a few for those days when I hear “Mommy, I want to make something.” or “Mommy, there’s nothing to do!”  I’m going to go back and get more for birthday [...]

Fireworks- Happy 4th

I found this cute craft here and wanted to try it with my girls.  I didn’t have the camera while they were doing it bbut got an after picture.  All you need is: cupcake liners markers scissors glitter (optional) blue or black construction paper Ashlyn colored the liners with markers.  Then she folded them in half [...]

Camping Day

We are going camping for the first time with the girls (and as a couple) in a week and the kids are so excited.  I thought I would have a camping day indoors first .  So today while they were resting I planned a whole day of fun activities for Friday.  I took these pictures [...]

Jelly Fish

We live in Florida and go to the beach all the time.  It is one of our favorite weekend activities.  My girls love anything that has to do with the ocean or the beach so we like to make a lot of ocean animals.  We made jellyfish the other day. They watercolored the back of [...]