Monday, August 09, 2010

{Craft Projects Galore}

My mom planned some awesome crafts for the kids during our stay.  My kids love projects and couldn't wait for something new each day.

Painting birdhouses


Making and decorating stepping stones


A full treasure hunt with clues for each grandchild.



The treasure:  New movies, games, and ring pops!

Not pictured:  Wooden airplanes and bead necklaces. 

We love Grandma!!
Thanks so much Mom!  It was like day camp! My kids loved it. And is was nice to keep them occupied and out of trouble for a little while anyway. But now they think life at home is so boring.  Guess I need to come up with some new projects... especially now because all this 'togetherness' of the summer is sure causing a lot of tension in the house. Am I alone here? My kids can't go an hour without fighting over something.....

4 comments:

Becca, Bryce, Ty and Caden 9:28 PM  

Those were great pics Shell!! I didn't realize they made stepping stones. How fun!! Your mom is pretty awesome!!

Aim 9:25 AM  

No your not alone! And I love your mom too! I love crafts with kids!

SuburbiaMom 11:48 AM  

What fun ideas, what a fun grandma!

Hilary 4:18 PM  

We have a new rule. NO wii if there's fighting. It's helped a lot. A few classrooms separating the two would also help a lot

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