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Valentine Collection Box

Posted February 9, 2015 By dealinanddishin

TweetThe Boy is in 5th grade now, and it was optional to do a valentine exchange. We opted to take a treat for the whole class instead. The Girl is in 1st grade so they do the valentine exchange. I got a note on Friday that they had to make their own Valentine Collection Box. […]

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Jingle Bell Bracelet Craft

Posted November 23, 2014 By dealinanddishin

TweetOur Girl Scout troop was going to participate in the local Christmas parade. We had mostly finished our Between Earth and Sky journey so figured a fun craft for them to make for the parade would be good. Since it is for Christmas bells are what came to mind. I wanted something they could shake […]

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PVC Craft Show Display For Hanging Items

Posted October 25, 2014 By dealinanddishin

TweetI made this PVC Craft Show Display for my elastic headbands. This could work for necklaces, scarves, etc. I went back to Ace Hardware, where I got the supplies for the Hair Scrunchy Display. I used the same spray paint as before. I bought a 10 foot piece of 1/2 inch PVC. I still have […]

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Hair Scrunchy PVC Craft Show Display

Posted October 19, 2014 By dealinanddishin

Tweet I am in my second year of doing craft shows. I work with my friend from Simply Smith Crafty Creations. She works with yarn and I mainly work with fabric (and some crayons) so it works out really well!  All of my items are for sale as well..I’m working on setting up an Etsy […]

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Cup Noise Maker Craft

Posted September 17, 2014 By dealinanddishin

TweetLike I have said before (probably a lot) this is the last few months of Cub Scouts. We have a lot done for Arrow of Light and Super Webelos other than what they need to do at home, and some bits and pieces. October is my favorite month! Why?? Halloween!! I can get my fill […]

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How to Make Mini First Aid Kits

Posted August 23, 2014 By dealinanddishin

Tweet My Cub Scouts made Mini First Aid Kits as part of their Readyman requirement. These would be great for Girl Scouts as well (when my Daisy Scouts get a little older). The other item I brought I’m in love with are Mini M&M tubes. I have been “collecting” (hoarding) these in hopes of a […]

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Tag Pillow Tutorial

Posted August 3, 2014 By dealinanddishin

Tweet Looking for a sewing project and thought of another toy for the cats. I don’t have small cats, and they need a bigger toy to kick and bite on. This was going to be a catnip one (of course..they are little “nip heads”). Then to dress it up add ribbon tags on the side. […]

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TweetAs a Purex Insider I received the  supplies photographed to make a Celebrate Party Hat Card and a Best Day Ever Treat Bag. I also was given a Celebra’tions Many Words Clear Polymer Stamp Set to give away to my readers. Spellbinders Celebra’tions Collection is a complete line of papers, inks, stamps, dies, and embellishments.  […]

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Make Today a LEGO Day With These LEGO Activities

Posted July 15, 2014 By dealinanddishin

Tweet My son loves LEGO’s (adores..obsesses over..those may be better words) He is almost 11 and over the last 8 years has amassed quite a collection of bricks, and still always finds new sets and mini figures he needs. Little sister (age 6) enjoys building with her brother as well. We decided to have a […]

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No Sew Fleece Dog Toys

Posted April 21, 2014 By dealinanddishin

TweetOur Daisy Girl Scout Troop is going to be visiting the Warrick County Humane Society in a couple weeks. We are going to collect needed items like cleaners, paper towels, blankets, toys, etc., but decided to have a craft at our meeting before this visit to actually make some toys. This is all for our […]

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