Spray of Colours!!

We made a couple of cards today... after I came back from work.. Reminds me of this C&H strip! haha! Not exactly panic in our case.. but I did want to make it to the April Challenge at ArtsyCraftsyMom 😛 Also, Ammu is going to Mysore tomorrow and will be back only on Sunday. So,... Continue Reading →

Colourful fun times :)

A few art pieces by Ammu 🙂 This one is inspired by the falling leaves in Autumn. Or is it Winter in February? Whatever! 🙂 One morning while waiting for the school van, I spotted a bird on the tree opposite to the gate and was showing it to her. The tree was almost bare... Continue Reading →


Re-post of the pen/pencil holders that we had made in summer. The linky at Shruti's September challenge did not allow me to link the two crafts, pedestal and pen holders, seperately with the same URL and hence this 😀 The special things about these crafts is that both are made from used stuff. For the... Continue Reading →

Fun times :)

Its the last day of this academic year.. for Ammu n Adi! In fact, its over already..  they must be back home and enjoying their nap 🙂 The last two weeks were quite easy on me.. as BIL1 had taken up the responsibility for making them read and revise their lessons.  He was a very... Continue Reading →

Flower craft

Ammu with a lotus flower on Flower Day at school. This was in August 2009. She was suffering from a throat infection and had severe cough. And thinking that she'll not be going, I didn't prepare anything for the event. But on that day, she insisted that she wanted to go to school just to... Continue Reading →

Ammu’s art..

Ammu's creation for Mother's day! Ammu drew this on her own and coloured it using crayons. The 2 human figures represent me and her 🙂 Linking this to the July Artsy Craftsy at Mindful Meanderings!

A cherished book !!

A Little princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett. The abridged version of this book was given to me as an award for Morals when I was in the 8th std which was almost 22 years ago!! Even to this day, I'm not very sure as to why they chose me for this prize. Was it based... Continue Reading →

Glimpses from Diwali 2010!

This Diwali, we had a pleasant ambience at home. A little rangoli at the door accentuated with flowers and diyas… Little scented candles and floating candles in the living room…Fragrance of flowers, fruits, incense sticks in the puja room… Since it was too windy for diyas in the balcony, we brought them all in and... Continue Reading →

Styrofoam Clock

Here's another entry for July's Artsy Craftsy. Clock made using styrofoam plate ... one that comes as fruit/veg packet. We made this during the summer vacations. Ammu chose the colors. I cut the papers and stuck it onto the plate. Then used glitter glue to write the numbers. Made the hands from an old card... Continue Reading →

Treasure from trash!

The first thing that came to mind when I read July's theme for Artsy Craftsy at Shruti's were these!! These were made by my sister, when she had got hooked to glass painting 🙂 All available bottles, in varied shapes and sizes were painted! The top most pic has the vodka bottle, that adorns the space on... Continue Reading →

Yay! We won!!

Our red Nail flower won the 1st prize at Shruti's June Artsy Craftsy!!! Thanks Shruti 🙂 And Shruti has a fab giveaway on the occasion of her blog's first birthday! She's one super awesome lady with a superb creative streak 🙂 So do hop over and leave a comment!! or many comments 😉 More the better! Maybe you'll be... Continue Reading →

The cat’s out of the bag!

Tell Ammu  a secret..  and you can rest assured that it will reach the right audience 🙂 Enthused by the Artsy craftsy challenge, I started making a birthday card for my sister. Got the materials out and started cutting the coloured papers. Ammu was excited at seeing all the crafts stuff and the collection of... Continue Reading →

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