We love books, that is no secret.  We have a growing home library of childrens books.  We are always look for new books to enjoy and add to our collection.  Summer is here for us and we have been outside enjoying the sunshine and bugs that we see all

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  We made Crystal Clovers a few years back and my oldest had so much fun with it.  I always think to myself let’s try growing crystal…. and we never get around to it.  I had the idea to try this again with the boys this year.  The science

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I have already started to think about Valentine’s Day.  We have so much fun with Valentine inspired fun at my house.  I could not wait to get started this year.  I set out to find the best Heart Crafts for Kids to get me even more excited about the

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Things have been so crazy over here at my house the last month.  With sick kids, doctor appointments, family events… I had hoped to share this activity with you weeks ago and never had a chance to find the time to do it with the kids.  The kids finally

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   I was worried this craft, Handprint Mittens, was too simple and had second thoughts about doing it.  However, I truly love how they turned out.  A fun keepsake art for me and, the kids love that their hands are “in mittens” on the paper.  This is our post

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We love to feed the birds outside in the backyard. It’s so much fun to sit back and watch all the wonderful birds come over to eat the seed. Making bird feeders with the kids is a great activity to get them outside and loving nature. My boys and I love making bird

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 We had a  really fun NOON YEAR’S party last year.  The kids and I made party hats, and noise makers, I set up a balloon drop, and watched the Sprout Channel and followed their countdown to noon year’s.  We had cookies and little plastic party glasses with apple juice.

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My kids never sit still for long.  I am always looking for simple yet fun ways to keep them busy.  Gross motor activities are great to keep them moving and improving their large muscle groups.  This snowman ball toss game was a great gross motor activity that kept them

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 Excited to be joining STEM Saturday!  Each week I aim to bring you a new STEM activity for you and the kids to try out.  The amazing thing is we will also get inspiration from the amazing ideas my fellow co-host share too.  See their posts at the end of

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Penguins and snowmen are 2 of my favorite winter themes to use in crafts and activities with the kids.  We had not done a penguin craft in a while so we set out to make a new one this year.  The penguin snow globe was easy to make and

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This Pretzel and Candy Chocolate Bark is amazing!  Not only does it taste so good, it is super easy to make too. The kids love getting in the kitchen with me and making teats.  During Christmas time we have a tradition of making treats to give to our family and

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I love simple learning activities for my kids.  With 3 kids life is always busy.  So anything I can put together quickly and setup for them to do over and over again is great.  This stocking number match up activity was easy to setup and  the kids loved it.

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We are so excited to start Christmas crafting at the house.  While the kids are little we have enjoyed Christmas with crafting, baking, and playing holiday themed games.  We had some cardboard sitting out and I thought it would be perfect to make fork painted Christmas trees with the

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