Daddy's Handy Helper

It's another Made-It Monday with Tara!

Mine has nothing to do with school....although, I'm sure you COULD find something to use this for

Part of R's Father's Day present was a toolbox for know...because she's SOOOO handy


Anyway...I bought a wooden toolbox at Hobby Lobby...
(Tara, this is when I was looking for the letters for READ, but all the D's were taken! ha!)

(notice all the clips in her

Then we sanded it and painted it teal/blue....

I used my "oh-so-trusty" Cameo and some pink sticky vinyl to create the words... 

Photo: Autumn's toolbox

I was wanting to paint some surfboards or hibiscus flowers on it, but well...time just got away, and all my free time has been designated to Mr. Grey right hubs.

R thought it was cute...except he thought I should've picked a different saying than "handy helper" because, well, A is anything BUT handy...oh wait...she's handy alright - at making messes and getting in the way! haha!

Gosh I love her....yesterday, she told me

"Mommy, I'm sorry. I just need to listen."


Do you think I say that enough?


Hubs is working on the bathroom...AGAIN today. So I am taking the girls over a friend's house so they can play...because OMGosh...I'm going crazy trying to keep her out of the way during the project

Happy Monday, y'all!!



Kindertrips said...

The toolbox is so cute! Your daughter is very proud of it and I love her hairstyle!

Tara said...

Love this and your other little that I haven't officially met is adorable!!! So cute!!!! I remember those days...move, move, beep beep mommy needs through, watch out.....oh mine are big teens:(((( Tears!! Love the toolbox, you should link your hubs bathroom fixin:) LOL! Thanks for linking up:) Now, go find that D!!!

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Katie said...

awww this is too cute!!! What a wonderful idea :)

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Elizabeth said...

Ahhh, so cute. A looks like she loves it, too :) That's what matters!

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amy said...

That is such a cute idea! My daughters decided to paint a canvas print for their daddy. He absolutely loved them!
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Mrs. E said...

So sweet - what a cute idea! BTW LOVE me some Christian Grey!!!!
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Owls and Lessons, Etc. said...

I think Mr. Grey is first to a lot of things lately lol! I know he's been the topic of several pool dates lately! I love the sweet! My "little helper" is anything but handy, too!

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Heather Temske said...

What a cute idea. I'm sure he loved it.

Corinna said...

Cute!! Those would be perfect in the class to organize. I know how you feel about the bathroom project. We actually rebuilt our house room by room when we bought it 6 years ago. So glad that is over!! Good luck!!

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Jill said...

This is so precious. Thanks for sharing.


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