Monthly Archives: October 2013

Wordless Wednesday: Sneak Peek…

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More Quick and Easy Halloween Crafts

Here are 3 more Halloween craft ideas – this time with a little sumthin’ sumthin’! 1)  Bats with Bling: This is a classic school craft again but we added sequins.  C loved painting the egg cartons black and then painting on … Continue reading

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November is PiBoIdMo Month

I’ve been really pleased with how my picture book writing has been going. I’ve been enjoying the motivation of being part of Julie Hedlund’s 12×12 and the opportunities that have gone along with belonging to the challenge. I’ve been loving … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: 3 Quick and Easy Toddler Halloween Crafts

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Creative Kids Moment: Stained Glass Cards

When I was little, my aunt Ruth was the arts and crafts master. One of her favourite crafts was to iron petals between pieces of wax paper. It makes very pretty stained glass-like art. I wanted to do something similar … Continue reading

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To Hold and To Cherish

I have been approached numerous times lately by older people – in the park, in the grocery store, on the street.  The conversation has run much the same.  They coo over the babies and tell me about their sons and … Continue reading

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Walk of Shame – Parental Style

As a parent I have learned there is a new walk of shame.  Gone are the days when it meant a youth walking home in the morning in obvious going-out-on-the-town clubbing clothes from the night before.  The parental form of … Continue reading

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