Category Archives: Crafts

Origami: Folding Paper

One of my favorite things to do as a kid was to fold origami. I remember making little origami animals in third grade, storing them in my pencil box at school, and selling them to my classmates for a few cents. There was nothing like turning a flat piece of paper into a work of art! Origami: Folding Paper I was sent a HUGE pack of Orchid Origami Paper to try out, and I thought about what I would make first. There is the popular crane…

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Disney Countdown Board

I spent the weekend at Kendra’s house a while back and we decided we needed to do a craft. We went to Michael’s and looked around the entire store trying to figure out what to make. We finally came up with Countdown boards!  I decided to make a “Days til Disney” board because, well, I love Disney! Not many supplies are needed. Pick out your style of wood board and some chalkboard paint (we got the spray can type). Also pick out some cute paper…

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Costume Teaser

I leave for Florida Wednesday night to run in the Inaugural Dopey Challenge: 5k, 10k, Half, Full. I anticipate coming home with sore legs and 8 medals! 6 will be from the Dopey Challenge, and 2 will be from Digital Running Club. Above is my costume for the Full Marathon. I may be adding a visor, depending on what I find at the expo.I am in the middle of finishing my costumes, packing, and getting nervous! You may not hear from me until after I get home…

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12 Days of Christmas

I decided to do a “12 Days of Christmas” for my secret pal at school. I found some of these poems online, and made up some others. I then found a clipart picture to go with the poem, and attached everything to the present each day. I hope she likes everything! Gift of a pear Gift of Dove Chocolate Chik-fil-a gift card “Three Hens and a Peacock” book Box of doughnuts Bottle of Root Beer Goldfish Crackers Hot Chocolate Christmas CD Gift of Popcorn Angel…

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