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Candy Corn Centerpiece & Favor

Candy Corn Centerpiece & Favor

Children love to help make things for a party so if you're having a Halloween or Autumn party let your grandchildren help make this candy corn centerpiece. When it’s time for everyone to go they'll have a fun treat to take home. You’ll need: 1 container (I used a clay...

Choose Love

Choose Love

Scarlett Lewis founded the Choose Love Movement after her son, Jesse, was murdered during the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy in December 2012. It is one of the worst mass shootings in U.S. history. Shortly after his death, Scarlett decided to be part of the...

A Different Kind of Birthday Card

A Different Kind of Birthday Card

My friend made me this clever birthday card from a Laughing Cow Cheese container. She cut out circle to match the size of the container, attached them with tape, decorated the pages, and glued one circle to the bottom of the container. The lid is decorated also. When...

Carob Candy

Carob Candy

Carob Candy You will need: 1 c. honey 1 c. peanut butter 1 c. carob powder 1 c. sesame seeds 1 c. unsalted peanuts ½ c. shredded coconut 1. Cover cookie sheet with waxed paper. 2. Heat honey and peanut butter until they can be easily mixed together. 3. Quickly add the...

Hamburger Cookies

Hamburger Cookies

You and your grandchildren will really enjoy making this unique treat together. It’s easy and fun. For each cookie you will need: 2 vanilla wafers 1 peppermint patty coconut vanilla frosting food coloring (green, red, yellow) To assemble: Begin with 1 vanilla wafer...

Watercolors by Megan

Watercolors by Megan

My granddaughter has some unique watercolors of Star Wars, Marvel, Disney and more. She does custom family portraits. Check out her Etsy Store. These would be great for themed party favors.

Splatter Paint Activity

Splatter Paint Activity

r This is a great activity to do outdoors. You'll need: paper plates, paint brushes, paint (water based are best) and something to cover the ground ( plastic tablecloth, newspaper, old sheet). This can get messy so wear some old clothes, an apron or a paint shirt. Lay...

Popsicle Stick Magnet

Popsicle Stick Magnet

This is a fun and easy activity for any age. You can make any figure just use your imagination. You'll need popsicle sticks, paint or markers and any embellishments.