comes from the blogs and writings of Malika Bourne, the No Non-cents Nanna. Nanna provides practical tips and advice for family friendly lifestyle changes based on her own life experience as a mother, a grandmother, and over 30 years of experience as a Registered Nurse (RN). is powered by The Edge of Eternity Networks.

See What I Made, Mommies! Kids Western Dress-up Clothes

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Brown felt cow boy hat for kids. Great for kid’s western party of Toy Story inspired party Heart Felt Play Store

Look moms, dads and grand parents what I made for western cowboy dress-up!

I design the hand-craft dress up clothes for kids. I also have a supply of manufactured masks and animal noses, too

You can buy the kid basics on-line from my Heart Felt Play Store. Get inspired for the kids nexxt western infuled birthday bash; On the Farm dramatic play; even Toy Story inspired cowboy outfits..

Old West Influenced Child Felt Cowboy Hat

Get inspired by these Pinterst boards!

Click HERE for No Non-cents Nanna’s On the FARM Theme for Kids Pinterest board. 


Teach Your Kids to Sew This Spring Break

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Sophie-Do-It learns to sew. 4 year old turned a heart shaped pillow cover right side out; filled with stuffing then sewed the opening close. Of course it looked like a 4 year old sewed the pillow…and No Non-cents Nanna is so proud!

Do you or your kids know how to sew on a button or mend a ripped hem on your skirt?

Can they thread a needle?

Perhaps you always wanted to learn to embroider a gift?

Well, stop putting  off learning this basic skill. Plan to learn to sew this Spring Break, Summer vacation or Winter Break. How about after school instead of mindless vegging out with video game?

Six years ago I taught my 11 year old grand daughter

Pirate Costumes and Real People with Disabilites

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Pirate cosutume aplenty creted for Heart Felt Play Store: Springs Spree and Creative Expression Colorado Springs Colorado. Post discusses debilitates versus hooks and peg leg.
Pirate costume aplenty created for Heart Felt Play Store:

As, I am finishing up dramatic play pirate costumes, I am very hesitant about missing sales over the pirate hooks and peg legs we tend to associate with the pirate party themes.

Why? Because the loss of limb is not fun. I never want children to get the wrong ideas about disabilities.

Watch Us Grow at Heart Felt Play Store –

Dramatic play and dress up or