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Magic Marker Monday: Creepy Crawly Pets

At a local nature museum, arachnid enthusiasts displayed their pet tarantulas for a special Halloween event. Then, an arts and crafts project was made available to the children. Logan, age 5, jumped at the opportunity to make one of his own, because that's the only way he is bringing one into our home.

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  1. LOL! Much better than bringing home the real deal, for sure! My youngest has a love/hate relationship with spiders. He's fascinated by them, talks about them, draws them, etc. but if a real one comes within 20 feet of him he screams like a little girl :D

    Love Logan's tarantula -- he's really cute. That's not a compliment I often bestow on spiders. ;)

    ~Michelle @ 5MFSN

  2. Too funny! That's the perfect way to let a child play with a "spider"!


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