Creative Cabins

by | Feb 11, 2008 | Crafts, History, Holidays, Kids in the Kitchen | 3 comments

Tomorrow is Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday and next Monday is Presidents’ Day. If you are looking for a fun craft idea to do with your kids, check out Martha Stewart’s Presidents’ Day Log Cabin! I think it looks like such fun to make. It is made out of pretzels, and will make a perfect Lenten snack! I am sure my boys will enjoy making a cabin out of something other than Lincoln Logs for a change–although, I have a feeling, they will probably want to do BOTH!

**UPDATE: Dawn has an AMAZING list of ideas to do for Lincoln’s Birthday! I am saving it out to use in a couple months when we will be studing Abraham Lincoln in History. Thank you Dawn!

3 Comments

  1. Anonymous

    I am under pressure. This is first catholic blog I have ever read. Keep going!
    Best wishes ! 🙂

    Kordian (from Poland)

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  2. Charlotte (WaltzingM)

    We made one last year and the kids loved it. A few days later, they announced that gigantic peanut butter recall and sure enough…our cabin was contaminated. It went in the trash.

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  3. Jessica Gordon

    LOL!! That is awful Matilda!! That sounds like my kind of luck 🙂 At least the kids hadn’t eaten it!

    Reply

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