Author: Kristen

A Crafty Italian Cultural Lesson!

I know I have been a little Lazy at posting lately ( I’m not going to blame the pregnancy or the fact that I’m getting ready to move across Iowa) But then again I will 🙂 I am going to pull some crafts to share from my other ( older) […]

 

A Swiss Army Knife Safety activity!

Summer is a great time to get outside and learn about the outdoors. Back when I had my own Girl Scout Troop, I was always trying to find fun ways for my girls to learn about safety. I found this activity online, where you make your own “Mock” pocket knife, […]

 

Modge Podge Concentration game!

My Nephew Kyle is turning 1…and I wanted to make him a Homemade gift!  I do not see him  nearly enough, so I decided to make Kyle a ” Concentration game” using pictures of members of the family, so he will learn to remember us when we see him. First. […]

 

Red Kidney Bean Hummus

Lately, I have been trying to ” Get more” out of the food I choose to eat.  This means, I have been adding veggies to every meal, and making my snacks count!! I LOVE Hummus! and I have made a large quantity of homemade hummus over the years.  The other day, […]

 

St Patricks Day Pizza

On Valentines Day I made this Valentines Day Pizza.   and  brainstromed up a good idea for a St. Patricks Day Pizza as well!   Here is How: Start with A bag of spinach and kitchen sheers. Pick out a few spinach leaves. Cut the Spinach leaves into shamrocks! Place them […]

 

Brewed and Puffy Painted with Love!

My Valentines Day Beer Labels are now on sale on Etsy.     I have created a PDF file available for download up through Valentines Day!   Let us are realistic here. Valentine’s day is a women’s holiday ( and I am not saying we don’t deserve to get flowers and […]

 

Homemade Detective Kit!

My Nephew is going to be 5, he is a very imaginative, creative boy. I thought I would make him an extra special birthday present.  I purchased a few items online and made this simple and easy detective kit for him!  It didn’t take too long to decorate this kit […]

 

Cookie Cheeseburgers!!!

Are these not the cutest things ever? I know they have been around a while because I remember making them with my mom and bringing them in as a birthday treat when I was in second grade. ( I am 28 years old now)  This is how they are done. Hamburger […]

 

Christmas Caroler Cookies!!

I know this might be a little late. But i know some families do celebrate Christmas later. Here are some cute cookies that I made for Christmas! The mouth of the Christmas caroler is made with a straw, the Hair was made with a garlic press and food coloring ( […]