Category Archives: Projects & Crafts

St. Patrick’s Day – Children’s Books, Craft and an Irish Prayer

St. Patrick’s Day – Children’s Books, Craft and an Irish Prayer

CHILDREN’S BOOKS Here are a few great books I recommend for teaching the story behind St. Patrick’s Day to your Children! Patrick: Patron Saint of Ireland, by Tomie dePaola The Last Saint in Ireland: A Story About St. Patrick, by Sheila McGill-Callahan and Will Hillenbrand St. Patrick’s Day, by Gail Gibbons St. Patrick’s Day inContinue Reading

The Legend of the Shamrock PLUS an Easy Craft

The Legend of the Shamrock PLUS an Easy Craft

St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated on March 17th it’s a day that all of us can be Irish and wear Green. Long ago there was a great Man Patrick by name, who came to Ireland teach the word of God throughout the country.  St. Patrick for he was indeed considered a saint was very wellContinue Reading

Really Last Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas – Goodies, Crafts, Decor and More

If your life resembles mine in any way, you’ve likely woken up today, realized what day it was, and blurted out that which will not be repeated here….(How do these days whiz by us so fast!?!?). But don’t worry. All is not lost. I’ve gathered together some ways you can make it look like youContinue Reading

Preparing for Purple 4 Epilepsy Day – March 26th

Preparing for Purple 4 Epilepsy Day – March 26th

Special Happens has gone PURPLE! While we pay attention to a number of “Awareness projects” as J has a number of diagnosis, I’m not certain that we’ve paid attention to one of the main diagnosis that J holds that we are in a continual battle with now….just as we battle Autism, we battle Epilepsy.  NovemberContinue Reading