We had a Ninja Party (post coming soon!) for my son's 7th Birthday. Obviously having a weapon was a necessity. We made Nunchuks to give every child upon completion of their Ninja Training Course. It was quite simple and fun to make these! And they looked pretty convincing, even though they were only toilet paper … Continue reading Nunchucks

Paper Boats

Almost my whole family went camping this past weekend at Grundy Provincial Park: Nana, Papa, 3 aunts, 3 uncles and 8 cousins, ages 1 to 11.  It was supposed to feel like 40 degrees and be sunny, so we were quite shocked when an enormous thunderstorm rolled through at 1:30 in the morning and made … Continue reading Paper Boats


My son is OBSESSED with making potions. For Christmas we got him little jars with cork lids so he'd have something special to put his potions in.  At his Pirate Birthday Party he insisted that pirates make potions, so we HAD to make potions at his party! Each child went home with a potion jar … Continue reading Potions