Nature Journaling for Kids

Nature Journaling for Kids

"Let them once get in touch with nature and a habit is formed which will be a source of delight and habit through life." Charlotte Mason Life is busy.  And not just for ...


This Week

14 Recipes for Kids in the Kitchen

 There are SOOO many fun recipes we’ve featured that are PERFECT for kids in the kitchen.  Here are some of our favorites: 

1. Octopus Spaghetti-n-Cheese

2. One Minute Cake

3. PopCorn on a Cob

4. Personal…

25 Mar 2:30 PM 0

Glitter Shamrock Playdough

This is an easy way to celebrate spring and Saint Patrick’s day.

Here’s the recipe: 


1 cup water
Green food coloring (lots… 5 or more drops until you feel you have a good color.)
Glitter (also lots – two or more tablespoons)
1 tablespoon vegetable oil

11 Mar 2:30 PM 0

Shaving Cream Fun! 6 Ways.

Shaving Cream can be all kinds of inexpensive fun!!

The big cans of it can be purchased at the Dollar Store or your local grocery store 2-for-one sometimes.

 Here are some projects we did this week: 
Marble Art: 

-Put a piece of paper on a…

28 Feb 2:30 PM 0

Pinspiration: Chocolate Strawberries!!

My kiddos (especially my 4-year old) LOVE helping out in the kitchen.

This week my Sister-in-law got married.  Our whole family headed to my inlaw’s cabin on Thursday to help set up.  Madison and I decided to bring a special treat for the rest…

12 Feb 2:30 PM 0

Crystal Snowflakes (or Hearts)

I’ve been wanting to check out this Pinterest project since I first joined.  I was intimidated by it.  

But I shouldn’t have been.

This one is pretty easy, takes just overnight, requires stuff I already have, and is AWESOME.  

In fact, we may do these…

07 Feb 3:08 PM 1

Valentine Ideas for the Kiddos

This year we’re up-cycling for Valentine’s Day.

We’re melting crayons into special lips and mustaches!
Crayon Kisses!!
Pretty simple: 

Preheat oven to 275 degrees

Peel the paper off of your crayons.

Place in muffin tins (for circles) or other special shapes if you have them…

28 Jan 2:30 PM 0
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