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Happy St. Nicholas Day

Today is the Feast of St. Nicholas. If you are still looking for some fun activities for your kids, or just more info on St. Nick, head to…

Cool kids’ crafts for St. Joseph’s Day

I’m double-posting from over at the Virtual St. Joseph Altar blog: 3D Cut & Color Virtual St. Joseph Altar Cut, color, and create your own mini St. Joseph’s…

Paper . . . rock . . . scissors

Skip the rock! If you love paper as much as I do, you’ll love these links! For tomorrow’s Feast of St. Nicholas, you will want to head to…

Links of the month — 4th of July

Let’s get patriotic! For the adults: What’s Right With America My top ten list of patriotic movies. For the kids: Cut a five-pointed star in one snip. Even…

Your very own mini Mardi Gras parade

One of my favorite childhood craft projects is the shoe box Mardi Gras float. Get a crowd together and have everyone make a float and you’ve got your…

September Links of the Month — get crafty!

Links of the month is back! Don’t ask me where it’s back from, but here it is. Everyone is back to school and academics are top of mind…

My all-time top post

First Communion Banners with 5,823 hits in just over one year! I never would have thought that this simple post would see so much action! These felt banners…

Easter links for the Easter Link-Up

It’s time to share our Easter posts in Catholic Icing’s Easter Link-Up. Head over to Catholic Icing and enter your link, or links, about Easter. Link to your…

Easter party time at Catholic Icing

Don’t miss out on Lacy’s Easter Link-Up! Head over to Catholic Icing for all the details. The fun begins on Wednesday, April 7.

Here’s our Last Supper craft

There’s still time to head to Catholic Icing for Lacy’s Last Supper craft. It was quick and easy and looks great on top of our piano. Thanks, Lacy!

2010 Pascal Candle art

UPDATE: Looking for 2011 Paschal Candle art? I’m very excited! The Pascal Candle art which I referred everyone to in last year’s post, How to make a simple…

Last Supper craft for Holy Week

I shared this in my reader, but this project is so cool I just had to post about it! Lacy has outdone herself again with this craft based…

$ store stickers

I saw, on at least two different blogs, that some moms had found nice Catholic stickers at their nearby dollar store. Well, I hit my Dollar Tree yesterday…

Catholic Icing’s Lent Link-Up 2010

It’s time to share all our Lenten posts in Catholic Icing’s Lent Link-Up. Head over to Catholic Icing and enter your link, or links, about lent. Be sure…

Stations of the Cross votive project

I spotted this project a bit late for last year’s Lent, but I printed out the vintage black and white Stations and this year I am ready to…

Our Lenten Lapbooks

Our Lenten Lapbooks are ready to go. All they need now is some personalization by their owners. The focal point of the lapbook is Catholic Icicng’s printable Lenten…

Links of the Month — Valentines, Mardi Gras, and Lent

What a month! February 2010 features some major litugical celebrations, one right after the other. Here are a few choice links for a fun February: February 14 is…

Some very crafty ladies

Over that past few months I’ve come across several blogs that are incredibly crafty. Some are specifically classroom oriented, while others are just for when that creative mood…

For the dance moms, and sewing/craft nerds

Competition season is fast approaching and I have two daughters performing pointe solos in Chicago in just 4 weeks. In a major cost-cutting effort, I put together their…

Our St. Nicks

Yesterday, Crozet and Audrey made St. Nicholas dolls from Paper Dali. Our St. Nicks are now watching over us from our school room window.

Candle craft for Mary’s feast

I love this Mary’s Candle activity from Women for Faith & Family: An especially appealing project for this Solemnity of Mary is to make a special candle. This…

Links of the month: Happy New Year . . .

. . . liturgically speaking! Get ready, advent is just one week away. Following and celebrating the liturgical year with your family will deepen your faith and bring…

Christmas in Sweden – Paper Dali ebook

This year, we have had lots of fun with the free historical dolls created by Vee at Paper Dali. Just in time for celebrating Christmas, Vee has released…

Our paper-saint parade

For All Saints Day, our paper saints, courtesy of Paper Dali, adorned our fireplace mantle. From left to right we have St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, St. Damien, St….

Going batty

Missouri bats was the topic today for my Missouri Conservation Frontiers group at our homeschool co-op. Since today was our last class before Halloween, we had some fun…