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Activity Days: Let’s Get Together Carnival Night

Here’s a great activity that focuses on specific goals.  If your group needs to increase in unity and friendship, this is an activity for you. Goals: Activity Day Girls went to three different schools and cliques were forming.  The leaders wanted to encourage girls to include everyone, increase friendship in activity days and become more […]

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Activity Days: Talent Show Recognition Activity

There were a lot of things I loved about this activity.  The chance to shine and share are just two of them. Whenever you have a Talent Show, you run the risk of girls not wanting to participate because maybe they are too nervous or they feel like they don’t have a “talent” to display.  Keep […]

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Activity Days: Daddy Daughter “Minute To Win It” Games

Silly.  Fun.  Friendly competition.  Laughter.  Teamwork.  Lots of giggling.  That’s what happened at this Daddy/Daughter event for Activity Days. We’re starting up Recognition Activities in our area and this is the first one I got to visit.  I am not in charge of these activities any more – I just get to attend them – so […]

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Make an LDS Necklace for less than $2.00

Bottlecap jewelry is becoming very popular these days because this type of jewelry is easy to make and inexpensive.  In fact, you can make a beautiful necklace in less than five minutes for less than $2.00 with our Resin Dome Pendant Necklace Kit. Step One: Gather Supplies You’ll need: Scissors One Resin Dome Pendant Necklace […]

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Easy LDS Earrings

LDS ear rings usually cost around $6.00 a pair if you buy them already assembled.  That adds up fast when you’d like to give ear rings as gifts to your whole presidency or a class. I’ve recently added do-it-yourself earring kits to my store here, and on Etsy, and you can make a pair of […]

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How to make a CTR Necklace in 15 seconds

Make a CTR necklace in seconds with our CTR necklace kit! Step One Open the ball chain at the fastener by sliding either ball toward the large slot in the center.  You’ll feel a little resistance as you work.  Don’t worry — the ball chain won’t break. Step Two Slide jump ring on the CTR […]

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Quick Christmas Activities

I LOVE Christmas.  Maybe because my birthday is really close to Christmas day.  Maybe it’s all the sugar!  I think it’s probably all the extra love we feel because of the great gift we have been given by our Heavenly Father.  We wan…

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Activity Days: Daddy-Daughter Western Recognition Night

“We hope this will be the first of many dates that you do with your dads.”  That was how this leader ended her message at the beginning of this Daddy Daughter Recognition Activity.  What a great message to leave these fathers – spend more time with your daughters.  Build a relationship with them.  Show them […]Activity Days: Daddy-Daughter Western Recognition Night

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Activity Days: Mother-Daughter Slumber Party (Daughter of a King)

PJs, makeovers, story time, moms.  What Activity Day girl wouldn’t LOVE this Recognition Activity?  This night had a spiritual message, lots of connecting for moms and daughters, and a healthy dose of fun.  And it actually was fairly simple to execute because the moms brought a lot of the supplies (nice!). INVITATION I didn’t see […]Activity Days: Mother-Daughter Slumber Party (Daughter of a King)

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Activity Days: Bloom Where You’re Planted – Recognition Activity

How are these Activity Day girls growing?  Celebrate their growth in each of the Faith in God areas with this “blooming” Recognition Activity. 1.  Welcome / Theme Introduction 2.  “I’m Growing…” – Girls share how they have grown in each of the three areas of the Faith in God program (Learning and Living the Gospel, […]Activity Days: Bloom Where You’re Planted – Recognition Activity

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Girls Who Choose God Book Review

So, a few months back I was asked by some lovely ladies to review this book that just came out, called “Girls Who Choose God.”  It is written by McArthur Krishna and Bethany Brady Spalding, and illustrated by Kathleen Peterson.  Due to the mi…

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Hello again!

So, you may have noticed that I have taken a break from this blog.  As you can see, we have been busy in our house!  A couple of months ago, we welcomed our son home from his mission to Uruguay, and last week, we sent our daughter off to the …