Last week the two oldest boys went to VBS, leaving me with time with just the younger three.  While Jonathan and Janie were napping, Owen and I decided to do a craft together.  It was a great time to get out my friends’ Rachel and Holly’s new book 101

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Aidan (11) is still totally into Rainbow Loom projects!  Every now and then he makes a bracelet, but he mostly enjoys making action figures and charms.  Here’s an idea for a simple charm – a lightsaber! They make great zipper pulls for a backpack. Making the lightsaber is very

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Here’s a fun contraption to build out of Lego bricks – a rubber band powered Lego car!  Aidan (11) and I have two different versions to show you, and hopefully these will inspire the builders at your house to create their own!  This would also be a great project

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Here’s a fun idea for a water shooter toy that can be made out of PVC pipe! We have had SO much fun playing with this homemade water shooter.  It’s simple to build and packs a lot of power.  You’ll definitely want to build more than one – Dad

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