Mother’s Day

    With Mother’s Day right around the corner I have put together a list with craft ideas for the kids to make for mom or grandma… I came across so many great ideas I decided to extend this post to include more than just 10 gift ideas for you.  Hope

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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

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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

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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

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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

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  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.

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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

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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

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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

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