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Big Kid

#pinterestFAIL Crafting with my niece

Craft projects we tried on pinterest

Have you seen all those cool DIY kids’ craft projects on Pinterest? Homemade flubber, moon dough, foam dough, glow fairies, glitter balloons, and the like? Well I have, and I’ve been dying to try some. I enlisted my 10-year-old niece Mitra to help me test some of them, and here are our (highly scientific) results. FOAM DOUGH The […]

Scarlett’s class Valentine’s Day card

valentines-day-card-kindergarten

Before I get all braggy about Scarlett’s adorable homemade Valentine’s, I want to make a few declarations. One is a quote from my friend Wendy, who wrote the following on Facebook: We are buying valentines and not making them this year. Because let’s be honest: the kids who receive them don’t give a shit. The […]