Embark On Some ‘Bargain Boo’s’

I originally published this post last October, but I’m pleased to announce that many of these activities are returning again this year so don’t forget to check them out! https://www.stcparks.org/halloweenfun/ (2022 Gallery of Ghoulish homes info) https://book.peek.com/s/21992230-244f-4104-9043-dee349847151/03opX (2022 sign up for Mummy Fun run) The bewitching month of October is nearly upon us! Leaving usContinue reading “Embark On Some ‘Bargain Boo’s’”

Low-Cost Leaf Art

Fall is a great time of year for art projects because free materials are literally dropping out of the sky! Here’s some fun ways to put those festive leaves to work keeping your kids entertained. While I can promise that you’ll definitely decorate with plenty of oranges, reds, and yellows you’ll still be able toContinue reading “Low-Cost Leaf Art”

Fiscal Fall Frivolities

Here’s a list of free and low-cost fall activities that’ll make all the members of your family as happy as a fuzzy sweater on a cold day.

Awesome Apple Crafts

I wish I could take credit for all the ‘fall fruit inspired’ awesomeness contained within this post, however, a quick Google search for ‘apple crafts’ revealed a ‘bushel’ of creativity which simply doesn’t grow in my orchard. If you are looking to fill your pie crust with more project ideas, then click on the linksContinue reading “Awesome Apple Crafts”

Free Fall Fun

Re-blog alert! I originally posted this last fall, but a lot of these great fall activities like Scarecrow Fest and The Big Truck Show are right around the corner so get them on the calendar before you miss the dates. Also, don’t forget about these fun fall craft ideas! Although the weather isn’t cooperating thisContinue reading “Free Fall Fun”

Drawing Corner: How to Draw a Car

My daughter brought home this nifty bookmark with instructions for how to draw a car. If you are in the mood to do something crafty today then hey, why not draw some cars? For another ‘drawing how to’ join my daughter as she teaches you to draw a ‘pretty lady’: https://the-thrifty-mom.com/2022/07/22/kids-drawing-corner-how-to-draw-a-pretty-lady/ Enjoy! Cheers! Love, Marie