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Then There Were Four

Then There Were Four

Four kids, by today’s standards this is double the average family size and therefore an exceptionally large family, it is not.  You can visually identify 5 objects without counting and the average van has seats for at least 7 so we are still a small […]

How to make a Rainy Day Kite

How to make a Rainy Day Kite

My kids love kites.  They desperately want to fly them too, but alas,  when their little hands try to grasp the fine white string, frustration ensues and Dad must take the wheel.  They watch gleefully, but still desperately want to fly that wondrous, flying, paper […]

Raising Giants

Raising Giants

This is a guest post from my parents’ website about what it’s like raising 8 giant children.    For those who don’t know me, I am 6′ 2″…. and I am one of the shortest in the family.  😉 Be sure to check out their […]

How to make a Nun Sock doll without sewing

How to make a Nun Sock doll without sewing

I am super excited to start this doll tutorial!  My kids love these dolls!  They’re so easy to make and so soft. This doll literally requires NO sewing.  It’s also very inexpensive and only takes about 15 minutes to make. Let’s get started!  Get your […]

How to make a sock doll baby

How to make a sock doll baby

This sock doll is so easy and so fun to make!  No sewing at all…just rubberbands!  Awesome, right?!  It’s also very inexpensive and super cute!  Most people already have a lot of the materials hanging around the house. They make great gifts too!  My kids […]