Thursday, February 23, 2012

Dino - Mite!

Whoa! we sure didn't plan our arrival in prehistoric times very well! We landed here right in the middle of a big child custody dispute. It seems like Mama Cave woman adopted a baby dinosaur fair and square and now Mama Dinosaur has changed her mind and wants her baby back! Mama Cave woman said, "NO WAY!" Now Mama Dinosaur is on the rampage and we are right in her path!

Watch out! Mrs. Cave woman is ticked off!

We felt the earth trembling and knew Mama Dinosaur was on her way. We ran for our lives to Mama Cave woman's home where she shared her furs with us so that we could dress more appropriately.

After dressing we fashioned spears from dowels, clay arrowheads,
 wood burners, raffia, wooden beads and feathers.

The big buddies helped their little buddies burn their names and designs into the spear shaft.

Spear Throwing Contest

Merrill demonstrates the fine art of spear throwing...

...and spear retrieval!

Fierce Hunters!

Dino-Mite Lunch!

Jett guards our lunch from marauding dinosaurs

Our prehistoric lunch consisted of : Dino mac & cheese, dino chicken nuggets,...

Saurus sandwiches, Dinosaur eggs (boiled eggs colored after the shell came off)...

...Dino cookies, triceratops horns (bugles) with guaca-swamp (guacamole),
swamp water (murky, greenish punch) and dino snot (green jello) in a labeled bag.

Our table decor included chocolate rocks, fossils, succulents, fur...

...and vines growing everywhere. We also had a sign that said, "Cave, sweet, cave."

To be continued....

Gramma Luvlee

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  1. This is such a fun party theme! Love matching outfits were adorable

    We'd love for you to link this and whatever else you'd like at our new Beautify It Monday link party going on now at

  2. This is another cute post full of "dino" mite ideas! Thanks for sharing!

    Take care,


  3. Those costumes are fantastic. What a great party!

    Thanks for sharing at Simply Klassic!

  4. My boys were so obsessed w/ all things prehistoric for years. Looks like you all had fun:)

  5. What a great party. Thanks for sharing on Simple & Sweet Fridays. Have A Wonderful Easter!


  6. Wow, what a fun party! These pictures are hilarious. I love the spear throwing! Thanks for sharing at oopsey daisy!

  7. What an exciting and creative family you have! Looks like the fun never stops in that household!!!

  8. I love this so much I featured it on my blog today:

  9. Awwwww I So Love this.. Love the pictures, had so much fun reading this post. Thanks for linking up at friday fun party..:)

  10. Looks like a great party! Liz

  11. So very cute looks like such a fun party! Thanks so much for sharing at Sunday Round Up!
    -Kayla :)

  12. I love this! I will be sharing this on my Facebook page! What sweet memories were made! Thank you so much for sharing this at Meet Me Monday! Love, Me

  13. SOOOO cute!! Love the theme. Pinning to my party board :)

  14. This is such a neat party! I'm going to have to do it for my mister! I'm a new follower from delicate constructions linky party! Hope you have a wonderful weekend!

    Jessica from