Category Archives: Holidays

Potato Print Eggs

Supplies needed: One potato for 2 colors of paint ( Use potatoes with good oval shape) knief several colors of thickly mixed tempera paint one 9 by 9 inche sheet of construction paper scissors one paint brush for each color … Continue reading

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A Valentine Tree

Supplies needed: A small tree branch(6in.) with lots of small branches A pot or tin can to put it in A few rocks to weight it down Small paper hearts, string Hole punch Typed or written Bible verses about loving … Continue reading

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Valentine fun…..Happy Valentines Day

Supplies needed: Wall paper sample book or assorted colored paper Scissors, markers, glue Heart patterns different sizes on hard stock paper or use cookie cutter Lace,buttons, bows, rick rack, cloth scraps, etc. For younger children cut out at least a … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Fly a Kite

All my life I have heard that March comes in like a lamb or a lion.  For my family it came in like a lion and I am not talking about the wind.  My husband Ray went in for a … Continue reading

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Matching Hearts

Supplies needed: Wallpaper, gift wrapping paper(any kind of paper with patterns) Cut out two hearts the same size and with the same pattern. Now you have 2 sets of hearts.  Hide one set all around the room and let the … Continue reading

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A Valentine Box

Supplies needed:  Ric-rac, lace, stickers, material, felt, buttons, bows etc. Add scissors, paper and glue. One rectangular kleenex box. Gather all the creative scraps you can find around the house and let your child create hand-made valentines. Empty a rectangular kleenex box and let the … Continue reading

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A Valentine Wreath

Supplies needed: Paper plate, Tagboard (posterboard), Scissors, Assorted wrapping paper scraps (or wallpaper) Pencil, Glue stick, and Rubber cement(or elmers glue) Cut the center out of the paper plate and the wreath is ready to be decorated. Trace and cut … Continue reading

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