No Non-cents Nanna

Practical tips and advice for a family friendly lifestyle
Shop for childrens fun felt shapes at No Non-cents Nanna's Felt Play Store

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On Girls Dreaming of LONG LONG Hair

On Little Girls Dreaming of LONG LONG hair like Rapunzesls.

Decades ago, my 3 year old daughter dreamed of hair vey LONG LONG princess hair. so, she wore a pair of yellow tights on her short fuzzy blonde head.

Don’t laugh!  She was creative, as all children should be encouarged to be!

See this yarn wig image on No Non-cents Nanna’s Heart Felt Play Store; Dress-up Play Long Yarn Braided Wig

When she was 5 she still dreamed of having extremely long hair like princess Rapunzel. I wished I could giver her the untangled hair she fantasized about.

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Farm Sensory Play Boxes for Kids from Heart Felt Play Store

Sensory Play with oam farm animal stickers on a craft stick. 4 year old stands up sticks in a re-purposed styrofoam sheet. then store in a cardboard barn treat box. #SesnoryPlay #farm

Sensory Play with foam farm animal stickers on a craft stick. 4 year old stands up sticks in a re-purposed styrofoam sheet. then store in a cardboard barn treat box. #SesnoryPlay #farm

Don’t we all love to PIN the Sensory play boxes or busy bag ideas on PInterest? Well, those of us who are interested in stimulating the minds of young children, like me, the No Non-cents Nanna like collections ot things to keep kids focused on fun learning will PIN to child related board.

Since my 3 children and 6 grand children keep growing up and I no longer work outside the home with chidldren developmental disabilities I craft and/ or continue to create things like busy boxes to sell in my Heart Felt Play Store.

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Learn to Sew and Crochet Before the Gift Giving Holidays: Classes in Old Colorado City

Do you know how tothrea a needle so youcan sew on a button? Yes, you can laern. (There was a time when I could thread any tiny needle with out the use of glasses.)

Do you know how tothrea a needle so youcan sew on a button? Yes, you can learn. (There was a time when I could thread any tiny needle with out the use of glasses.)

For those families who live in the Colorado Springs, Colorado area you still have time to learn to sew, crochet some useful Christmas presents and more holiday gifts that you family and friends will appreciate recieving.

The new  Creative Expressions Old Colorado City location is 2501 West Colorado Ave, suite #10, Colorado Springs Colorado 80904
  • Class size is limited, so hurry call Creative Expressions 719-464-6639 to  get your place at the class reserved…
  • Purchase craft kit then take a class for small fee. ( Make & Take are generally free. Parents of childre must remain in the store.)
  • Here are some things to create:
  1. Throw blankets or car blankets
  2. snuggley travel pillows
  3. simple bead stringing for the kids
  4. sew on buttons
  5. mending and hemming
  6. holiday ornaments
  7. simple art/ craft for the kdis or community senior groups
  8. DIY gift baskets
  9. Seasonal story time and craft
  10.  more  craftsTBA
 About Creative Expressions:

“Nestled in the heart of historic Old Colorado City, Creative Expressions (OCC), ‘sells’ unique crafts and mixed media art from local Colorado Springs, Colorado craft-makers in one eclectic shoppe in Old Colorado City.”

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