The kids and I love finding fun ways to create beautiful wind chimes for outside.  We get to have fun making them and we have fun decorating outside with them too.  There are so many beautiful kid made wind chimes out here and I went on a search for

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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 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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   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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I just adore the cute holiday snowman.  It is one of my favorite Christmas and winter holiday decorations.  I love finding fun activities and crafts for me and the kids to do with a snowman theme.  We have tried several already.  This year we have set out to try a few new ones.  I

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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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It is time for another fun play recipe!  This time, for 12 Months of Sensory Dough, we are playing with cloud dough.  So many fun recipes for cloud dough.  You can see how the kids and I played with it recently here:  Peppermint Cloud Dough.  When it came time to come up

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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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My husband is a big Star Wars fan!  And now that the kids are getting older they have gone to the dark side and are huge Star Wars fans.  Since they are all such fans of course my mind went to a Star Wars Gift Guide for Kids.  I

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Christmas is going to be here before I know it!  But it is never too late to get in the kitchen with the kids and make yummy treats for family and friends.  The kids and I often make friends at places we frequent.  So the kids get excited to

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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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 We love trying holiday classic print art each year.  We can never get enough handprint and footprint crafts at my house.  I love seeing how the kids hands and feet grow from year to year. I put a collection together to have one place to find ALL of our

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As the mom of three boys I guess stepping on Nerf darts and finding Nerf guns hiding under my bed was bound to happen one day.   Well, those days are here!  Over the last few years my boys have gotten a few Nerf guns here and there but my

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