Monthly Archives for October 2013


No Sugar Tonight Halloween

Shop for childrens fun felt shapes at No Non-cents Nanna’s Felt Play Store The dark night approaches when little creatures dressed as their altar-egos knock on doors to beg for candy exclaiming,   “Trick or Treat!” They just want the sugar treat without a trick to barter in exchange,      Well, this old lady has a […]


I Stole a Nickel Pack of Gum in 1955

Shop for childrens fun felt shapes at No Non-cents Nanna’s Felt Play Store I wanted a piece of Wrigley’s Juicy Fruit gum.  At age had 5 I tasted that mouth watering gum a few times before. Standing in the grocery store line with my father I spotted the display of the yellow packages of chewing […]


Service Dog, Attacks with Love, the Frantic Babysitter

Shop for childrens fun felt shapes at No Non-cents Nanna’s Felt Play Store The 14 year old service dog stretched his old black, white and liver body after waking form his long nap. He looked around the bed expecting to to see his self appointed charge, Phia, to still be sleeping, but she was not on […]


When LifeTurns on a Dime What Do You Do?

Shop for childrens fun felt shapes at No Non-cents Nanna’s Felt Play Store As living beings we breath in and breath out every day no matter if the sunshines or not or if we even have dime to spend or not. Some days are good ones; other are not so great.  Our hearts beat. We […]


No Non-cents Nanna Plans to Have a Chemical Free Home

Shop for childrens fun felt shapes at No Non-cents Nanna’s Felt Play Store http://malikabourne.com/ I had set an enormous goal for myself to try to get as many toxic chemicals out of our home as it is possible, back in 2013. Today, I am updating this year old post to share with you if I […]


No Non-cents Nanna Share 10 plus Uses for Mason Jars

Shop for childrens fun felt shapes at No Non-cents Nanna’s Felt Play Store                                    I do love to put things in clear jar with lids. Mason jars are the best, though, I will wash and sterilize any emptied jar I have on hand. I mix two quarts of powdered milk a day. (We never run out […]



Sudden Infant Death Awareness Month

Shop for childrens fun felt shapes at No Non-cents Nanna’s Felt Play Store  October is Sudden Infant Death Awarness Month. Putting your sweet baby to bed you expect them to wake up smiling or crying loudly in need of a diaper change or to be feed.  But, when a baby unexpectedly passes away in their sleep […]