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Boredom Buster - Egg Carton Cradle with Pillow and Blanket

Posted on April 10, 2015 at 8:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Got eggs?

I simply love crafting with egg cartons; they are so versitile and we have a lot.

Here, I've cut out the end of a carton into a cradle shape and then painted it with cradle-esque details.

I took some old scrap material and sewed a quick littl...

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Boredom Buster - Homemade Clay Figurines

Posted on March 11, 2015 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (2)

Jiggly Puff Figurine

With the included easy, white clay recipe, we made all sorts of fun, cool things! 

Hope's "Squirtle"

Little Kitty

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Boredom Buster - 5 minute Aquarium

Posted on March 10, 2015 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Hope (4)  rarely says, "I'm bored.", but it has happened on occasion.

Usually, we're pretty prepared, but sometimes we get caught off guard and need some quick ideas for learning fun.

Off the top of my head, after looking at one of my clear glass cookie jars, it occured to me it could also be a mini aquarium, so Hope and I went to work gathering the elements we needed, and assembling them.

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