Tuesday, February 28, 2012

painted birdhouses

I picked up a few wooden birdhouses at JoAnn's, (they were $1 each) and let Gideon paint them. When I tell Gideon we're going to paint, he says things like, "Mommy, I love you so, so much" and "Mommy, this is gonna be terrific" (It's hilarious to hear a 3 year old say anything is "terrific"). Anyway, I didn't really plan on doing anything with them but they were so cute that I decided to glue them all on top of each other and attach a string for hanging. Now don't laugh, but we poured bird seed in these tiny, decorative houses and hung them outside wishing and hoping the birds would use it as a bird feeder. No birds yet...



9 comments:

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  3. Love the birdhouses(:

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  6. What a great craft for little ones. They birdhouses turned out so cute all stacked up! And I love your blog, it's adorable!

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  8. Oh my goodness this is so cute! I've seen those little bird houses at JoAnn's and always think what a cute craft project they'd be to paint. They look really cute glued on top of one another.

    I wanted to thank you for the sweet comment you left on yesterday's post - you're so kind!! I'm happy to have found your blog and just added you to my google reader :)

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  9. Bless him such concentration on his face. Fab idea mama and cheap to :)

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