The other night as I was tucking Sylas in at bedtime, he asked if we could use paint to make dinosaurs the next day. Of course I said yes!! The next day at art time, I used green acrylic paint to paint the bottom of their feet (one at a time, of course). First I… Continue reading Footprint Dinosaur
We love the 4th of July and we love art so OF COURSE we made a little something! Nevaeh made this cute star. I am kind of obsessed with it and it will probably be a piece of artwork that I frame. She used a pencil to draw half of a star shape and then… Continue reading 4th of July Artwork
We started tot school last week with a jungle theme and the letter ‘S’. Sylas is obsessed with snakes these days so the snake Crafts were his favorites. They were my favorites, too, mostly because of how simple they were. I gave Sylas a paper plate (I didn’t cut it first) and a couple colors… Continue reading Snake Crafts
Time flies!! Sylas turned THREE a little over a week ago. My first born baby turned THREE!! It is so unbelievable to me that we are this far into his journey already. He has grown so much in the past year… he perfected his ABC’s, learned to count to 10, was able to hold full… Continue reading Tot School / 3 Year Old Preschool
Every year I ask my mom, “what do you want for Mother’s Day?” and every year she says, “oh nothing. Maybe just a hanging basket of flowers.” And every single year I get frustrated because that is what she gets from EVERYONE! Does she really need 7 hanging baskets with flowers? No, absolutely not. But…… Continue reading Simple Mother’s Day Crafts
We have been having so much fun this week doing Easter related activities and crafts. Even though Easter was yesterday, my kids are still so excited about the holiday. Playing with their toys that the Easter bunny left for them and eating the candy that they found during Easter egg hunts is keeping the Easter excitement… Continue reading Paper Plate Chick
I love Dr. Seuss day/week. It is so much fun. Peyton (our 9 year old) had “Read Your Hat Day” at school today which means he got to wear a hat that has words on it. He chose the hat we bought him when we went on vacation in New York. Mom fail, I did… Continue reading Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!