I love flower crafts that the kids can give me to set on my desk. These are often better than real flowers for 2 reasons: they helped make them and they last longer. This flower craft would be a great mother’s day gift idea or maybe for teachers as
Mother’s Day will be here before I know it. So I told myself to start thinking now what we might want to make for the grandmas. DIY clay bowls sound like something fun for me and the kids to make together. They could make me one too. These are
We love making our own cards for special occasions. I often just let the kids come up with their own style for the card. They are usually for grandparents or aunts and uncles who love what ever scribbles they get. One evening my oldest and I set out to
Just wanted to wish everyone a Happy Mother’s Day today! All of you are awesome.
Need a last minute Mother’s Day gift idea the kids can make? I sure did. I have been falling behind on holiday and special occasions over here, lol. They seem to all come so fast. With my wild bunch over here, time goes by so fast. Now that time
After reviewing the book The Garden Classroom: 52 gardening activities for kids I was eager to try one of Cathy’s fun activities with the boys. The whole book is packed full of wonderful ideas. This idea of painting flowers with a flower was perfect. We just happened to have fresh flowers in the house this week.
Are You My Mother? Is one of my favorite children’s books. It is written by P.D. Eastman. I love reading it to my boys. My oldest has always been amused by the “snort” in the book. It is such a cute story of a baby bird trying to find his mother. If you
My toddler and I have been eating mac and cheese bowls. They are quick and easy and that is what works for us right now. Since I have a thing for holding on to “trash” (I never know when it may come in handy) I decided to put some
I have been busy(with life and other projects and activities) and a little preoccupied with some other things going on in my life, so doing a mother’s day craft with the boys for myself has not been high on my list. We had family over this past Sunday and gave out
Mother’s day will be here before we know it. Here are a few links to look at for mother’s day ideas. *http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/mothersday/ this one had cars, crafts, work sheets…. *http://dltk-holidays.com/mom/index.html this one has coloring pages, poems, worksheets… *http://familyfun.go.com/mothers-day/mothers-day-cards-gifts/mothers-day-gifts/can-do-668573/ gift canister craft *http://www.kidsturncentral.com/holidays/mothers/mclipart.htm clip art