Rainbow Suncatchers

Last week at the library, I was skimming through the book, Hands on Crafts for Kids: 20-Minute Crafts, and a beautiful rainbow suncatcher caught my eye. My oldest, who is a fan of rainbows, liked it too and asked if we could make one for St. Patrick’s Day. Continue reading

Leprechaun Milk with Mustache Straws

Recently, while strolling around Target for birthday party supplies, Colin noticed that the Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, and Easter decorations were all being displayed at the same time. (I noticed the bathing suits and how right at that very moment, my pants suddenly seemed too tight!)

He especially liked some funny striped St. Patrick’s Day straws, complete with orange mustaches – “a leprechaun mustache, Mommy!” he said. They were cute, but the price tag wasn’t. I took a mental picture and decided that we would make them ourselves. Continue reading