Spring has sprung and nature is atwitter with activity! Now is the time to complete the life cycle conversation you started with your birds last week with the Egg Carton

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Spring to Life: As the snow melts, take your little birds out to look for little buds as they push their way up. No flowers yet? Make some! Materials: Paper

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Brrr! This has been an exceptionally cold winter all across the country and our winged friends will certainly appreciate this craft. Get your own little birds to lend a hand

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Now that Valentines Day has come and gone, what are you to do with all of those lovely, heartfelt paper expressions of admiration that we call valentines? Make a wreath

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Share the Love with a Love in a Jar craft Materials: Mason jar. Tissue paper. Red or pink. Twine. Scissors. Candy. Instructions: Fold sheet of tissue paper into appropriate sized

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Kids definitely understand food and know that Thanksgiving means lots of it! But do they have any idea why we gather together on this special day? Here is a quick

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Grandmother Hen is pleased to share this heartwarming grandparent story with you. “America’s florists may urge us to ‘say it with flowers,’ but my grandmother speaks in a language of

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Creativity abounds at Grandmother Hen this month, as we are using simple crafting ideas to count down the days until Halloween. (Visit the Crafty CHICK section of our site for

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While I know that any gift given with love is appreciated, sometimes I get weary of purchasing the same baby blankets or generic toys that I give to friends and

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I got this idea from a Google commercial. It still makes me tear up when I watch it. The commercial tells the true story of a father who created a

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Appreciation Gifts for a School Teacher As the end of the school year is upon us (HOW did that happen?) I know a lot of mothers and grandmothers want to

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I’ve had some real missteps along the way as a grandma, stepped on a few toes, gone against some of the rules my daughter and son-in-law have put forth for

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We are so excited to welcome you to the new Grandmother Hen, where grandparents of all kinds can get informed and find ways to connect with our children and grandchildren.

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