Spring

Windsock

Windsock

This is an easy project for you and your grandchild to make. It's especially great on a windy day. You will need: 1 sheet of 8.5 x 11 colored paper Strips of paper for decorating Yarn or string Scissors & glue Directions: Fold the paper in a cylinder shape and...

Bead Bunnies

Materials Round wooden beads in different sizes (the holes need to be large enough for double pipe cleaners to fit through) Pipe cleaners Acrylic paint Mini pom-pom Fine-point pen Instructions 1. Paint two beads (one larger and one smaller) with acrylic paint. 2. Bend...

Easy Easter Basket

Use a plastic container that you get from the grocery store that holds strawberries and weave yarn through the openings. The opening aren't even but that's what makes it interesting. My grandson started to weave this basket but got tired so I finished it for him....

Fun Day Painting & Planting

I enjoyed a fun day with my daughter and my grandsons painting and planting. We started out by painting terra cotta planters that I picked up at the thrift store for $.50. We used acrylic paints. While they were drying we headed to the nursery to get shrubs & flowers...

Handprint Butterfly

My friend Barbara shared this fun idea with me. You'll need: Paper Crayons or markers Scissors Tongue depressor or popsicle stick Pipe cleaner Directions: 1. Trace your child's hand on a piece of paper. Only do the fingers and have them spread out as if they are...