Indoor Letter Hopscotch

The nice thing about having a large set of foam letters as well as a small set, is that you can play indoor letter hopscotch by making dice with the...

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Ice ornaments

I don't know about where you are, but in my area it is sooooo cold! Cold enough for people to be doing those experiments you hear about every winter...

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Be Intentional about Playtime

Last week I invited you to join me in making our lives a little more positive, being more prepared for each day. More 'intentional' if you will....

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Christmas Traditions

It seems like every family celebrates Christmas in some way in their home, whether atheist, Jewish, African or Christ followers. Each involves...

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Getting Kids Moving Indoors

As I sit writing this it is 20 degrees outside with a light wind that makes it feel -50! It seems like a good day to post a variety of ways I keep...

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Melted Crayon Homemade Ornaments

Have you been enjoying this week of simple homemade Christmas ornaments you and your child can make together? This last one I'm sharing seems like...

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Homemade Ornaments

Every year we try a craft for Christmas. Last year we made stars and some other ornaments that we gave as gifts. The stars are so simple to make and...

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Sweet Pea is Six!

Thanksgiving break is never a relaxing time for us. We celebrate Sweet Pea's birthday, celebrate Thanksgiving twice (once with each family) then...

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Letter R is for Roll

Five year old Sweet Pea and I are still reviewing the alphabet in various ways throughout the week. Letter R was especially fun and lends itself to...

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F is for Foil

Since we're nearing the end of the school year I've been recapping some letters with Sweet Pea as we learn new ones.Last week we reviewed the letter...

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