13 Lucky St. Patrick’s Day Crochet Projects

Crochet has never looked so good as it does for St. Patrick’s day!! Look how many fun ideas are out there to celebrate this lucky holiday. You can go green with shamrocks or add some color with the rainbow. However… Continue Reading →

Rainbow Baking Soda and Vinegar Science

Simple science has been a huge hit at my house. The kids love the hands on learning experience they get from the science experiments. From my youngest to my oldest they all love the classic baking soda and vinegar science… Continue Reading →

Make a Rainbow Ribbon Curtain

Hello, I am Shannon at Find Joy in the Journey! I have been blogging since 2005 and I love to write about my family, everyday life, dating my husband, projects and parties, Project Life, being a mom, faith, setting and working… Continue Reading →

Rainbow Loom Pipe Cleaner Pom Poms

We have been playing with our rainbow loom bands and coming up with new ways to craft with them. We still love our Rainbow Loom Pencil Toppers! I thought I’d try to use a few pipe cleaners with these loom bands to… Continue Reading →

5 Healthy Ways to Eat a Rainbow

March is our favorite rainbow-spotting month! Whether you are planning a special St. Patrick’s Day meal or celebrating the coming of spring, a colorful rainbow-inspired meal is a fun way to cook alongside your kids. I can never bring myself… Continue Reading →

10 Ways to Catch a Leprechaun

Leprechauns are sneaky little guys! I’ve rounded up 10 ways to catch a leprechaun. Get your kids involved in the catching for some St. Patrick’s Day fun! 1. Rainbow Leprechaun Trap: This rainbow trap from Playing with Words 365 is the… Continue Reading →

Who Needs a Rainbow in a Can?

What is more cheery than a rainbow? I don’t think much. So how about making someone’s day by giving them a rainbow in a can! It’s sure to be a smile on a cloudy day. Supplies for Rainbow in a… Continue Reading →

6 Creative St. Patrick’s Day Ideas

With St. Patrick’s day approaching, I’m sure you’re hoping a few lucky Leprechauns visit your house! We’re gathering ideas for a few traps to make, seeing if we can get our hands on a little gold. So here are 6 fun ideas we’ve… Continue Reading →

Painting Rainbow With Q-tips

Q-tips are the perfect paint brush for little ones. They fit well in kids hands and are smooth to paint with. We created these rainbow cards to celebrate spring and St. Patrick’s Day which is just around the corner. Supplies for… Continue Reading →

It’s Raining Rainbows

Everyone knows that March is the month that we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. For kids that means leprechaun traps, pots of gold and plenty of rainbows! To celebrate not only that green tinted holiday but also the coming of spring,… Continue Reading →

Painting a Few Rainbows for Spring

Spring is just around the corner, I can feel it. It’s time to celebrate with flowers and rainbows, especially with St. Patrick’s Day coming soon. So today we are having fun with paints, creating a few swirly rainbows. We’re using… Continue Reading →

Make Your Own Window Clings

I’m happy to introduce a new regular contributor to the M&T family, Amanda. She’s the fabulous kid crafter at Crafts by Amanda and will be here once a month on Mondays. I can’t wait to see all the fun she’ll… Continue Reading →

Mixing and Layering Rainbow Pudding

We’re getting really close to St. Patrick’s Day as March begins tomorrow and rainbows are forming everywhere to get ready for the gold! Last year we mixed up a Milk Rainbow Connection, so this year we’re trying it out with… Continue Reading →

Weekend Make and Takes: St. Patrick’s Day Crafts

It’s the Luck ‘o’ the Irish this week as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Here are some fun crafts for your *lucky* weekend! Make a Rainbow Connection by Make and Takes (pictured above) Green Mashed Potatoes by Red Head Recipes… Continue Reading →

Make Your Own Pipe Cleaner Pot of Gold

As that lucky Pot of Gold at the end of the rainbow can be tricky to find, we decided to make our own. With just a few supplies, you’ll have a fun centerpiece filled with gold. Supplies for Pot of… Continue Reading →

Plant a Rainbow Flower Garden

This week for Storytime with Make and Takes, we read Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert. With Spring planting upon us, I couldn’t resist choosing this fun and colorful story. This book talks about all the colors of the rainbow… Continue Reading →

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