Thursday, June 3, 2010

crafty concoctions - boredom busters - tasty treats

I can't believe it's June already... WOW.  Time to up the Prozac and stock up on mommy juice!!!  My seedlings have a week or so left of school and then...  HELP!!!  OMG, I think I'm havin a panic attack!  Ok fine, I'm not, but I SHOULD be!  ;-)  Breath G, breath!!!  We belong to a pool and we travel tons so in theory summer vaca should be a breeze right?!  Yeah, not so much!  So, in an attempt to remain SANE, I've scoured the web for crafty concoctions, boredom busters and tasty summer treats!  Check it out and may the force be with you this summer!

DIY Slime

DIY Playdough

DIY Memory Games
{source}

DIY Sidwalk Chalk

DIY Sponge Balls
{source}

DIY Pet Rocks
{source}

DIY Frozen Treats
{source}

Clay Marbles
{source}

Puffy Paint
{source}

http://lh6.ggpht.com/_soGY8Oo0i7I/S6BIwfwMvXI/AAAAAAAAAM8/neNWu0LE9kw/SCsignature.png

15 comments:

coolkids said...

love love the rock crafts! My daughter would love it too!:) Thanks for sharing.

Heidi Walker said...

Visuals I like them!

Pam @ PartyStart.Me said...

Great ideas and hello I am freaking out too! My kids started summer break today and already I have had to break up fights and attempt to entertain a 5. 10 & 13 year old...it is going to be a long summer!!

Angelia Sims said...

Yum to the star watermelon sticks. How perfect is that for the 4th? :-)

Shayna said...

Love the slime! Sounds like fun!

carina said...

Great ideas!! Thanks for stopping by my blog... glad I found yours :)

Whatever Dee-Dee wants said...

I love that playdough! I want to try to make that chalk too :)

Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest!

KC Mom said...

oh my gosh...seriously cute kid stuff. Wish I still had a couple of little ones to have to endure for the summer. :)

Miel Abeille said...

Thanks for finding me! I have no clue how I know you, but I know I've seen your site before -- your picture is familiar. :) I'm a follower now, and it's going to bug me forever until I figure out how I've seen you. PaperBackSwap, perhaps? Ergh!

Have a great day!!!

Paige said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Paige said...

Great ideas! I am going to share with my sister who is a preschool teacher. No kids of my own, but my nephews would enjoy these ideas!

Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest!

Come check out my baking giveaway!
http://paigefaulkner.blogspot.com/2010/06/favorite-cake-recipes-review-giveaway.html

cheri said...

summer's almost over here in manila. classes start on monday. but there's no excuse to not have fakesicles!

thanks for the follow and now, following you back :)

Broot said...

Those look like great projects! Have saved them for when our summer comes around again (it's winter here in NZ!) Thanks for visiting me today! :)

M @ Betty Crapper said...

Oh, those memory shells are so cute. What a great beach vacation project.

Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest! Hope you have a wonderful weekend and may the force be with YOU!!!

Marvelous Mommy said...

Totally bookmarking this page!!!!

BTW I'm your newest follower! Number 111 - my lucky number!!

There was an error in this gadget