One of the upsides of not having any serious DIY crafting talent is letting Ladybug Girl in on the creativity. I really wish I had more patience and fine motor skills, but if I did I would probably be too much of a perfectionist to do projects with my daughter.
This way I can relax and still model the importance of expressing yourself and being creative. My mama mentor for this is Jean of The Artful Parent and her insightful article about how parents influence the way their children approach art.
This is our story.