2007-07-22

The law of attraction*

Why do clothing manufacturers even make white clothing for toddlers and pre-schoolers?
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* with apologies to Michael Losier, Ehryck F. Gilmore, Esther Hicks and anyone else who wrote a book or screenplay by this name.


2007-07-18

Full of ideas

Were this always the case ...
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2007-07-17

Paper plate fan

This was created at our local Ontario Early Years Centre.

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Instructions for creating this Paper Plate Fan can be found at Craft Day.


2007-07-15

Good intentions

Do the calories count if the intentions are good?
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2007-07-14

Woven paper placemats

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Instructions for creating woven paper placemats can be found at Craft Day.


2007-07-13

But can you do it blindfolded?

Eyes wide shut over at A Hole in the Head features some Life Magazine images from 1947 where famous comic strip artists were asked to wear a blindfold and then draw their well known characters.

Go over and have a look.... it's worth the click!


2007-07-12

That's a big ...

I remember seeing an Animation Fesitval in the early 90's that had a short film with a gag similar to this in it. I can't for the life of me remember the name of the animated short. If it comes to me, I'll be sure to put the appropriate credit for the inspiration here! (But that's a big IF!)

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2007-07-11

Welcome, welcome!

Welcome to everyone coming here from:

Hope y'all come back soon!


2007-07-10

The unintentionally abstract caterpiller

This was created at our local Ontario Early Years Centre.

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Instructions for creating this Caterpiller can be found at Craft Day.


2007-07-09

Creativity versus caffeine

Inspired (again) by Craig. Unfortunately, my free-hand 3-D graph rendering abilities are, shall we say, lacking so I'll leave Craig's actual suggestion as an exercise for the reader.
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2007-07-07

A matter of perspective

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2007-07-04

Celebrating Canadian mom entrepreneurs!

Shout out to SavvyMom.ca for creating the SavvyMom Mompreneur of the Year Award!

The winner — Canada's top Mompreneur™ — will be voted by YOU and will win over $18,000 worth of cash and professional services to help take her business to the next level.

Vote for your favourite Mompreneur™ and enter for a chance to win some great prizes!

(Don't forget to vote for Mabel's Labels. They got my vote!)

Looking to learn more about other creative Canadian parents? Check out the "Featured Mom Business" section over at Urbanmoms.ca or the new "Parent Entrepreneurs" section of CanadianBabies.ca. You'll be amazed at the things moms can get up to!


2007-07-03

RIP Naptime

Mmmm..... naptime.
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2007-06-30

The plan vs reality

Have a terrific long weekend everyone!

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2007-06-28

A Comic Strip Is Born.

Ever wonder how the creators of your favourite comic strips came up with the idea? Uncle John got curious and did some research. A few of the stories can be found at A Comic Strip Is Born (via Neatorama).


2007-06-23

Postcard from camp

Increase the odds of getting a letter from camp by sending the kidlets off with multiple choice postcards to fill out. (Pre-stamped and pre-addressed, of course!)
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(Items with a variation of this image can be purchased at Cafe Press.)

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