This past week has been filled with crafting with friends, in secret, and into the wee hours of the night. It’s been a lot of work, but also a lot of fun putting so much meaning into our family celebrations this year. The kids are loving making gifts for each other and have even started […]
Some of my favorite Christmas tree ornaments are a set of paper balls I learned how to make a few years back. They’re free and easy to make with simple supplies, and would be perfect for your own decor or even as a little gift. I got the itch to make some more today, so […]
Lighting the Advent wreath is one of our favorite traditions. During dinner each night we dim the lights, say some prayers, and sing the refrain to O Come, O Come Emmanuel while lighting the candles. The kids are mesmerized by the candle flames and there’s always a debate over who gets to blow the candle […]
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by Amy Lynn
I recently got my hands on my very own copy of Joel Henriques’ new book, Made to Play!, and I love it! You may be familiar with Joel through his blog, Made by Joel, where he shares tons of awesome crafts and toys for kids. His designs are both unique and simple, and it’s amazing […]
There’s a wonderful cool front that’s swept into San Antonio today, finally taking us out of the triple-digits. We’re enjoying a beautiful breezy day, and I thought it would be perfect to share this little recycled wind chime I made with the kids last week. Here’s what you’ll need: 1. Wire hanger 2. String or […]