Saturday Crafts

Saturday Crafts

This Saturday I am all about Bead crafts. So be inspired by my projects and make some awesome holiday gifts: Beads is always exciting for DIY enthusiasts, but there are only so many bracelet and necklace designs you can make before you need a break. Take a break with some fun key chains. Large Beads [...]

November Holidays :

November Holidays :

This Friday I am celebrating Veterans Day here in the USA that is Wednesday the 11th ! What is difference between Memorial Day and Veterans Day? Memorial Day: Celebrated the last Monday in May, Memorial Day is the holiday set aside to pay tribute to those who died serving in the military. ... Veterans Day: This federal holiday falls on [...]

Summer Reading Challenge

Summer Reading Challenge

This weeks story is Three Little Pigs > So Welcome to the Library : The Three Little Pigs" was included in The Nursery Rhymes of England (London and New York, c.1886), by James Halliwell-Phillipps.[2] The story in its arguably best-known form appeared in English Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs, first published on June 19, 1890, and crediting Halliwell as his source The story begins [...]

Cinco de Mayo Crafts

Cinco de Mayo Crafts

Today on my Friday craft table I am making crafts and decorations for Cinco De Mayo ! Cinco de Mayo, (Spanish: “Fifth of May”), also called Anniversary of the Battle of Puebla, holiday celebrated in parts of Mexico and the United States in honour of a military victory in 1862 over the French forces of Napoleon III. [...]

Today’s Lesson : Insects & Bugs

Today’s Lesson : Insects & Bugs

Class Bell ringer- Is all bugs insects? All bugs are insects, but under the technical definition, not all insects are bugs. True bugs belong to an order of insects called Hemiptera. ... Most people think of bugs as any small, non-sea creature with more than four legs, which covers everything from spiders to beetles to millipedes. Q: Is there a difference between an insect and a bug?A: Yes, there is [...]

Cookie Exchange * Bar Cookies

Cookie Exchange * Bar Cookies

Today's Cookie Exchange is all about Bar cookies. Perfect for my hubby's Christmas party and Lunch at town hall where I have to feed a crowd...... Lisa Bar Cookie Basics Line a 9-by-13-inch baking dish with foil, leaving a 2-inch overhang on two sides; coat the foil with cooking spray. Preheat the oven to 350 [...]

Pocket Advent Calendar

Pocket Advent Calendar

It's an Update on my Advent calendar this Saturday ! It's days 6-7-8 : My homemade pockets are matched with coordinated Christmas paper ,picture and number. Inside each pocket is an ATC card with a picture and story. This one the red bird from the Snowman. The cardinals are a symbol of faith and warmth [...]

Cookie Exchange : Week 1

Cookie  Exchange : Week 1

Today its all about Cookies- recipes ,packaging and crafts Packing Cookies 101 Use a durable, rigid box or empty tin as a mailing container. Manders ElPlace bubble wrap in the bottom of the container, then line the container with aluminum foil or plastic food wrap that is large enough to wrap over the cookies when the container is full. Best Cookies to ship : Hard and [...]