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Pom Pom Ornaments For the Christmas Tree

Pom Pom Ornaments For the Christmas Tree

It’s been non-stop, cray-cray busy this holiday season. With family coming, house cleaning and organizing, baking, party-going, shopping, wrapping, errand-ing, it’s been a complete whirlwind. But we still managed to get some of these cute pom pom ornaments done for our tree, which looked great […]

Getting Ready for Easter: Homemade Flowers by Tots

Getting Ready for Easter: Homemade Flowers by Tots

Every so often, as they come, I like to take mental notes of ‘things I never expected with having a baby.’ And today, added to the list was: BUSY, NO REST WEEKENDS. I’m starting to feel like I’m in a strange SCI-FI  flick, where my […]

Getting Ready for St. Patrick’s Day: Decorating Clovers

Getting Ready for St. Patrick’s Day: Decorating Clovers

In my 20’s, St. Patrick’s day was look silly in green and pub night. Fish n’ Chips, beer and good times.

Now, I decorate clovers with my toddler while eating Cheerios. Either way, it’s still good times. Perhaps, on the day, we will all go out for some fish n’ chips together. Now that’s an idea.

Here’s what Els and I have been up to. Getting ready for St. Patty’s Day!

Getting Ready for St. Patrick's Day. Toddler Craft: Decorating Clovers.

Inspired by Els’ art class. Just a ton of shiny baubles and things…

I cut up gold and green sparkly pipe cleaners. Collected some clover foam boards, gold coins, foam clovers, and little emerald looking gems.

Getting Ready for St. Patrick's Day. Toddler Craft: Decorating Clovers.

Perfect for St. Patrick’s day decorating.

Getting Ready for St. Patrick's Day. Toddler Craft: Decorating Clovers.

Here’s Els taking this decorating thing very seriously. Exercising creativity, fine motor, concentration and all that good stuff.

I just squiggled some foam glue on top of the clovers and she had a great time sticking all her ornaments on top.

Getting Ready for St. Patrick's Day. Toddler Craft: Decorating Clovers.

Must wait for the glue to dry… It should dry clear.

St. Patrick's Day Arts and Crafts.

And tada! Clover central! Els’ handmade art work on display in her playroom.

St. Patricks Day Arts and Crafts. Decorating Clovers.

Simple and pretty.

Now, I can’t wait to go and eat some fish n’ chips! Only a couple of more weeks to go…!

Getting Ready for St. Patrick's Day. Toddler Craft: Decorating Clovers.

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