Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Favorite Fourth Tradition -- Tie-Dying T-Shirts
After my sister's call I was immediately on the phone to my friend asking if she wanted to recreate the fantastic madness before Fourth of July this year.
Want to join us this year in what is quickly becoming one of my favorite summer traditions?
Back then, your tie-dye choices were a bullseye or a spiral. If you got fancy, you could off-set your spiral, but that was pretty much it. A little googling will find you lots more options, plus color charts.
At the risk of sounding old and cranky, we were not given color charts. We weren't even given full-strength Kool-Aid.
kit. The kids get just as much enjoyment out of it, and I don't lose my mind cooking beets for three hours. I save that for egg dying.
(Everyone is a winner when no one gets heatstroke!)
Those Brownie leaders had it right in a lot of ways. Extra big T-shirts are good, when they are made of memories. Sam the Lavatory Man holds up. And summers are meant for bug bites and s'mores.
I need to start camping to-do list.
Posted by Kara at 8:53 AM