Halloween Crayons


Halloween crayon

Okay, so this is a little bit of a #ThrowBackThursday. I’ve (we’ve = Jameson and the kiddos too!) have been working mostly on the camper. So I don’t have a lot of new things to post since I want to wait until the end to post those. I thought since it was Halloween, I’d pull up some old projects pre-blog period….pre-blog means that I didn’t take any photos throughout the projects! This was 5 years ago, so Nolan wasn’t even around yet.

I bought felt in 6 colors and made crayon costumes for my family for the annual Collinsville, CT, Halloween parade. They (Oma, Opa, Eli….even Jameson and our dog, Berra) were all good sports  in dressing up in coordinating costumes.

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The Boss’s Birthday!


My boss’s birthday was yesterday. She was at an event on Monday, so I had the perfect opportunity to surprise her and decorate her office a bit for her Tuesday morning arrival. It didn’t take long to set up (for those of you who are thinking that I wasn’t working!), I did all of the pre-work this past weekend.

I actually had leftover fabric and homemade fabric pom-poms (for a future post) from the camper. So I guess you could say this is a sneak peak at the camper colors I’m using as well! Baby blue, teal blue, yellow, and coral…with some whimsical birds and animals thrown in for my kiddos!

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Pool Noodle Light Sabers

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Happy Birthday, Nolan! Typically I do birthday party ideas all in one post, but I loved these so much that I had to give them their own post!  So there will be a few Star Wars themed ideas coming up. I’m not gonna lie, I am not the first mom who’s done these before! I googled photos and found many versions, I just made them how I thought looked best. They were a big hit with the kids.

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