Author Archives: lifeofmommab

One stitch at a time

Did anyone see the For Better or For Worse comic strip in the Sunday paper at the end of April? This comic strip is posted on the side of my refrigerator.  I seem to have a basket full of projects … Continue reading

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AHG Badge Help – Textile Arts #17

I do not know many girls who do not enjoy tie-dying. No matter what you do, or what colors you use, a masterpiece is just around the corner. While the craft part of the Textile Arts badge is easy to … Continue reading

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AHG Merit Badge Help – Living & Working in Space #16

Have you noticed a space theme in my most recent merit badge help posts? I am learning a ton in preparing for the summer camp badge classes.  While in the back of my mind, I have known that many of … Continue reading

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Flag day

For those of us who have worn the uniform especially on foreign fields the flag of the United States is more than a symbol of our great country. It is the embodiment of very real sacrifices. It is representative of … Continue reading

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Birthday Camping Cake

I am always looking for an excuse to make a cake these days.  Here is my latest creation.  A birthday cake for a dear friend who loves AHG and camping.

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AHG Badge Help – Living & Working in Space #2

Are you ready to blast off into some summer fun?  Here is a great rocket snack we made to with a group of Tenderhearts earning the Living & Working in Space merit badge. 

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Gum Paste Glue

The other day I received a phone call from my sister.  She was working on a cake for my niece’s birthday. This was to be her first fondant cake. She had been to several stores in search of gum paste … Continue reading

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