Painting Leaves…

by | Nov 20, 2008 | Thanksgiving | 7 comments

…for this year’s Tree of Thanksgiving.

(leaf template can be found here.)

7 Comments

  1. Angela

    Jessica, these are so cute, and so are the leaves!

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  2. Anonymous

    Great pic of Snuggles!!A.B.

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  3. Pamela

    Jessica, your little ones look so sweet panting there leaves. We used your idea and made a tree of blessings as well this week. Thanks for the idea the girls just loved it.

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  4. Jamie Jo

    I love how your older boys still paint and do your crafts!! My son just doesn’t do the same things anymore.

    I love babies coloring, how cute!!

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  5. Juli

    Oh, my goodness, look how well the baby can color! Mine would be chewing on them and my two year old would be scribbling all over the page!

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  6. Kristyn Hall

    Why isn’t Snuggles eating his crayons? 🙂
    Beautiful pictures of a nice, orderly project… that reminds me, my house is messy and maybe we could do a nice, orderly project if I cleaned it up a little.
    Have a great weekend!

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  7. Kristyn Hall

    Just wanted you to know I am praying for you today, and your family as well. Be blessed as you go to Mass today, remember that Christ is there.
    Kristyn

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