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Smarty End of Year Teacher Gifts

So late last week I realized the end of the school year had snuck up on me yet again! Holy cats! I was going to need a teacher gift for 10 teachers (2 kids, school, day care, PE, music, etc) … Continue reading

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Everything is AWESOME About These Valentine Cards

N’s Valentine card were a little more involved that Ms M’s dino cards. When I ordered the dino toys for Ms M, I also ordered some Lego silicon molds. I had wanted to make candy melt Lego candies. But, there … Continue reading

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Roar Means I Like You in Dinosaur!

At first Ms M and I were planning on making Minion Valentine’s to go with her Minion Valentine’s boxes. But, she and I were surfing Pinterest trying to get some ideas and we came across a ton of great Dinosaur … Continue reading

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Lego my Valentine Box!

N’s Valentine crafts were much more last minute than I care for, but he and Mr. Steam were in Colorado. What were they doing? Riding steam trains of course. So, I didn’t have much choice. He and I had decided … Continue reading

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Two in a Minion Valentines

Yea, I know it’s supposed to be One in a Minion, but Ms M needs two Valentines boxes. One for day care and one for school. M still loves both Despicable Me movies – so minion boxes it was!!! First … Continue reading

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Paper Packages Tied up in String

This year I took the easy route and bought (gasp) teacher gifts instead of making them. I know, its the thought that counts. I just feel like I am cheating. But, Miss M and I spent part of the day … Continue reading

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Triple Quilting Challenge – New Thread & DIY Spool Holder for a Gammill

One thing my co-workers know is never trust me if I give you a number. I always start running thru the list and then come up with more. More things we have to fix. More uses for a tool. More … Continue reading

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Diggin’ the Dino Birthday Party – Part 5: Games

By far Ms M’s favorite part of the party were the games. The party attendees were either 4 (almost 4) or 6 to 6 1/2. So The games had to work for both age groups, not to hard for the … Continue reading

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Diggin’ the Dino Birthday Party – Part 4: Food

I think the best part of this party was the food. It was a lot of fun coming up with dinosaur themed food. Everyone helped in coming up with the ideas. But I had final say, because the one thing … Continue reading

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Diggin’ the Dino Birthday Party – Part 3: Shirts

Starting with N’s superhero birthday it has become a tradition for our whole family to dress up according to the theme of the party. I hunted for shirts and found plenty for Mr. Steam and I, but I didn’t like … Continue reading

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