Tag Archives: animals

Pom-pom Judy Hopps Doll – Spotlight Zootopia Craft

Why is it that when a fella tells people that he is making pom-poms, other blokes get uncomfortable and question his manhood? When are people going to publicly admit that everyone, and I mean  EVERYONE, loves a good pom-pom? It's been a long time between dad-crafts but here I am, back with a cool Zootopia craft … Continue Reading ››

Elephant Ear Animal Costume Headband: Kids Birthday Party Ideas – Crafty Dad

What could be more fun than having a real baby elephant at your kids’ birthday party? Having lots of pretend ones instead! Okay, so maybe not more fun but definitely less poo to clean up at the end of the day. Hrmm… toddlers. Maybe not.

Here is a cool animal costume headpiece that I conceived for Little E’s 2nd birthday party. It was supposed to be part of an elephant-themed version of Simon Says, but the kiddlywinks put that idea in the trash. At least they thought the headbands were cool.

The Dad, the kids’ birthday party and the potential for disaster – The Aftermath

(You can read D-Day by clicking here) From what Phenom-A-Mum tells me,  we had a party at our house yesterday. A party for a two-year old. I may have blacked out. All I can remember is: I was the Party-Food-GOD. Granted, it … Continue Reading ››

The Dad, the kids’ birthday party and the potential for disaster – Day Seven

(You can read Day Six by clicking here) I'm out of time! Tomorrow is D-Day! My personal x-factor-style judging panel (Phenom-A-Mum) will be arriving tomorrow at 2pm promptly. She'll decide whether I get a thumbs up for awesomeness, or a thumbs … Continue Reading ››