Sunday, February 13, 2011

Lima Bean Fun

I picked up a bag of Baby Lima Beans the other day thinking they might look kind of cool in my hurricane vase.  Today I tried it out and they do look pretty.  The trick I use for that is using a small glass/cup and placing it inside the hurricane/vase to take up space so you don't have to use as many.

Now on to the real question..what to do with all those Lima Beans left over?
So I thought and thought and came up with this...

Notice the holes at the top now? 

I thought all of you might enjoy this fun silly little project even if it is a little early for Easter.  I would love to hear what you think!

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  1. What a cute little Easter egg! Great idea to put something in the glass jar so you can put less beans in!

    Thanks for sharing in FFA!


  2. That's so cute! What a great idea!

  3. SO cute!! I love the lima bean art!! How long do you think they will keep?

  4. They look cool in the hurricane and painted. Stopping by from Embellishing Life.

  5. Really cute idea! Love the blog! Thanks for sharing.

    ~Jess @

  6. Aw! This is pretty. I love to figure out how to creatively use what I have too. Great job!

  7. Hi! I host a weekly blog hop -- It's a Keeper Thursdays. I'd love for you to stop by and link up!

    Christina @ It's a Keeper

  8. This is such a cute idea! I can't get over how creative you are!! I nominated you for the stylish blogger award!!

  9. This is soo adorable! Love that you painted your lima beans.. that is soo something that I would do.. we would be great friends if you lived in NJ! Thanks so much for sharing with the Pink Hippo Party!


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