Valentine’s Day

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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We love simple torn paper or scissor skills crafts at my house.  With young kids tearing paper is a fun way to work on those tiny hand muscles.  Since my kids are different ages sometimes the older kids enjoy cutting up their paper for these crafts and the little

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We love trying fun new treats.  Especially holiday treats. With Valentine’s Day coming up we tried turning some of our yummy strawberries into strawberry pops.  We have made banana pops before and the kids loved them so I was sure these would be a hit too. The strawberry pops would

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It is exciting to get out craft supplies and make crafts with my kids.  Even though I have all boys they like to craft just as much as I do.  I know as they get older we might not craft as much so I am enjoying it while it

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  What better way to explore  science than with a DIY catapult?  The catapult is a great way to talk about trajectory and projectiles with kids. Trajectory- the path followed by a projectile flying or an object moving under the action of given forces. Projectiles- a body projected or impelled forward,

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Ok, so if you follow along with the play ideas I share on FSPDT, you know I have a thing for clean mud.  The name just sounds awesome and still messy. I played in the mud often growing up.  A little messy play is always good for us. Or

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  We bought little clear red plastic hearts before and the kids loved them.  I had no clue where I had put them.  On a trip to the store I came across more and picked up a pack for a $1.  I brought them home to use this time

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  “I wrote this post as part of a paid campaign with Plaid Crafts  and Blueprint Social. The opinions in this post are 100% my own.”   I am so excited about today’s post.  I made a Superman Valentine Card Box Holder for my oldest son to take to

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We are still obsessed with our pool noodle pom pom shooters.  We get them out on days mommy needs a minute to get stuff done or we can not get outside…  The older boys 6yr and 3.5yr are really good with them.  Baby brother is 2yr and we are

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While at the grocery store, I saw Valentine’s Day inspired peep marshmallows.  They had fun flavored heart ones. I  quickly had 2 ideas for them. None of which included eating them, lol.  Doing a marshmallow experiment was one of them. We love to see what happens to sugar stuff

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 It is time for STEM Saturday!! Can’t wait to see what my co-hosts have been up to this week.  This week we are all sharing on a heart theme for  the upcoming holiday of Valentines.     We LOVE baking soda and vinegar science.  Such a simple experiment that my

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 I already figured out what to do for big brother’s class Valentine, You Make Me Silly Valentines. Now it was time to figure out what to do for little brother.  Thankfully, baby brother is still home with me this year.  Soon I will have to make 3 Valentines.  I do

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