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Project by bigbuddha posted 1753 days ago 1669 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For our daughter’s 1st birthday, I decided to draft up a party favor toy for the babies coming to celebrate. The baby’s been copying our dog howling so thought it’d be fun to capture that moment in the toys! The rolling dog toys are made out of poplar, unfinished. Not sure if our dog approves of them hehe. For her birthday present, I made her a stacking toy out of poplar and walnut, also unfinished (cuz I ran out of time, oops) :). Easy and fun projects, minus the sanding.

—helen

-- helen





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firecaster

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#1 posted 1753 days ago

That is alot of sanding. This will always bring back good memories.

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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#2 posted 1753 days ago

WOOOOOW thats alot of dogs. Cool idea Helen good job.

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#3 posted 1753 days ago

Quite the pack of hounds :-)) Bet they went over big at teh party.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#4 posted 1753 days ago

great story behind these. Nice job

and that photo with the pooch—that’s hilarious!!!

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#5 posted 172 days ago

These are cute Helen! Does your daughter still play with the stacking toy? Thanks for sharing. That pic with the dog is great!

-- God bless, Candy

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#6 posted 172 days ago

Thanks, Candy! Yup, she’s actually 5 now and still plays with it, only because #2 (who’s almost 18 months) plays with it! They both still play with the wooden toys :).

-- helen

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