Handmade Salt Dough Ornaments

December 21, 2011
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We made our first batch of salt dough ornaments this week. It was a real trial and error event, but it was fun nonetheless. The kids had a blast, and they never noticed mommy’s gritted teeth or silent cursing. The dough was easy to make: 4 cups flour 1 cup salt 1-1/2 cups warm water.…

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Reindeer Games

December 5, 2011
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My computer was infected with a virus last night. I spent most of my time going through codes and such (ick!), and this morning was more of the same. I finally got it up and running well, so now I can start to focus on doing things with the kids again! Since I didn’t have…

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Neighborhood Collage

September 20, 2011
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The weather has been beautiful, so I’ve been trying to keep the kiddos outside as much as possible. The other day The Younger and I decided to walk around the neighborhood and pick up “neat things” that we found along the way. She has a Cars lunch bag that she loves, so we decided to…

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Quick and Easy Toddler Craft

September 1, 2011
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Another busy day with rushing from the doctor’s office to The Older’s school to drop him off, then back home for some time with The Younger before starting work. Since I was pressed for time, I did a super-easy craft that you can do any time and they love. All it takes is colored paper,…

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Toddler Binoculars

May 25, 2011
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We had cable problems. Again. Which meant being home for the tech guy. Again. I hadn’t really planned on that, so I had limited ideas on what to do. Luckily, I remembered some preschool activities I had wanted to to with The Younger for awhile, so I picked one that used the supplies I had…

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