Apple Stamping

After our fun handprint apple tree making, I thought we should give apple stamping a try. The boys (I watch a friend’s kids two days a week) loved it!!   Here’s what you need: Two apples (& a knife to cut them) paint (& something to put it in) paper  You can cut the apples two […]

Family-Themed Halloween Costumes…

…mostly “homemade”! Now that we are into October, Halloween planning is definitely on my mind.  For us, part of that means putting together our family-themed costumes.   I was lucky and grew up with a mom and grandmas that are all pretty good seamstresses (one of my next endeavors).  Along with that, came homemade or […]

Zoo Pops!

Wild fun!  My sister found these adorable popsicle molds while out shopping this summer and thought her favorite nephews must have them!  The molds come with a little recipe booklet, but thus far, we’ve just made smoothie pops!  On mornings when we’ve been making smoothies, I add some extra fruit, juice, and ice to increase […]

Got magazines?

If so, then you can make these little cuties! Seriously, this has got to be one of the cutest ways to recycle–ever!  I learned how to make these adorable paper bows at my MOPS meeting today.  I’m sure crafting goddesses have long known about this great little idea, but it was all new to me today. […]

This New Endeavor

Welcome to Mom Endeavors!   This blog was created out of the desire to have a place to share about all the everyday mom endeavors I find myself undertaking.  Soon after the birth of my second little guy (almost 6 months ago), I closed the doors to my high school biology classroom, trading in my […]