As spring is approaching and everything is starting to bloom, it’s time to talk fairies. We made our first fairy house when my oldest was 2 years old. We painted it added, rocks leaves, shells and more then put it in the woods behind their grandparent’s house. It became a really fun activity. She would … Continue reading All About Fairy Houses
Reusing is one of my favorites of the three R’s. This is literally how my friends and I have gone through having babies and growing children as cheaply as we have; we reuse each other’s baby clothing and gear- even maternity clothing. There are even pop up consignment sales that help thousands of families … Continue reading Turning Trash into Treasure!
In my house we spend a lot of time outside. The kids seem to sleep better, fight less and are generally more happy. Below I have merged arts and crafts with the great outdoors. Leafy Binoculars This is by far the easiest craft I have ever done with the kids. You already have everything at home … Continue reading ADVENTURE CRAFTS
Crafts are and essential part of childhood. Kids learn how to use their imagination, creativity, fine motor skills, and they are just plain fun. Using a few simple supplies that most homes with children have, you can make three Under the Sea paper plate crafts. We did all these crafts at one time. I timed … Continue reading Under the Sea Paper Plate Crafts