Some Crafty Tutorials {from me to you}

Hey, just in case you needed some fun crafty tutorials, here are some of my favorite posts I’ve done recently for Elastic By the Yard.  Happy crafting!  And remember, if I can do it, anyone can! Check out the entire list of tutorials here.  My faves are listed below. How to Make American Girl Doll […]

Crafting: How I use My {Scrap} Elastic

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Most of you know, I am not exactly a crafter, but I do have crafty children, one seven year old girl specifically.  Thus, I find myself scanning craft stores for fun summer projects and the like in a way I could never have imagined prior to having kids.  It just makes her so darn happy […]

The Queen’s Jubilee!

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So, this week marks the 60th year Queen Elizabeth II has been on the throne- when asked at church how she became the queen, Rebekah {in all seriousness} answered that Queen Elizabeth I had to die.  Fair enough.  Anyway….it has been so cool living here for the Royal Wedding last year, the “Diamond” Jubilee right […]

L-U-K-E

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Rebekah drew and cut out these letters for her brother to “decorate.”  She has always been a gift giver, but in this situation we were more impressed with her fine motor skills.  Look how proportional the letters are in width and height.  {It was important to Rebekah to be in the pictures, by the way. […]

School Holiday Shenanigans

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We have been on holiday last week and this week, so both kids have been home.  We have gotten together with a lot of friends and done some crafty, outdoor, or special stuff while we’ve had them at home.  I did want to share some pictures of my time with just Luke while Rebekah is […]