Posts tagged "craft"
100th Day of School Project

100th Day of School Project

Today is our daughter’s one hundredth day of school. Apparently, this is a big deal. [Grumpy old man voice] “Back in my day, we celebrated the first day of school and the last day. But these kids today, with their 100th day of school. Phooey!” To recognize this milestone in the life of every kindergartener,...
Grafix Pottery Wheel for Kids

Grafix Pottery Wheel for Kids

Today we're taking a test drive with Grafix's Pottery Wheel, an intro to clay throwing kit in a box for kids. It's an interesting concept; but how does it work in real life? Read on to find out.
Fruit Turkey

Fruit Turkey

As a last minute, early Thanksgiving morning project, we enlisted our daughter to make a “fruit turkey.” This 100% meat-free bird can be made quickly and easily with fruit and cheese that didn’t make its way into your main dishes. Ingredients: Halved wooden skewers or toothpicks 1 “body” fruit (grapefruit, small melon) Cheese cubes Fruit...
Totoro Gift Boxes

Totoro Gift Boxes

As previously mentioned on DadAesthetic, my daughter loves Totoro. On the occasion of her fourth birthday, we decided to throw a Totoro/Cowgirl themed party. I know that doesn’t make much sense; but she was thrilled. The Cowgirl end was easy enough to handle. We rented a barn for pony rides and she got decked out...