Valentine’s Day

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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 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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   Another day of print art!  I am really excited about this handprint art today.  I was trying to come up with an idea I had not seen.  I am sure someone has done it as it always seems everything has been done before at some point or time.

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   I found the cutest little burlap bags at Target.  These bags are so cute on their own but I wanted to add a little FSPDT touch to them before we gave them to the kid’s teachers with their Valentine’s Day gifts inside.  Simple, yet adorable print art would

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We love to give simple store bought Valentines.  They have so many fun ones out there now.  We also love to come up with our own Valentine gift ideas at times.  We did Goldfish Valentines for little brother last year and Star Wars for big brother.  This year after

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I have been wanting to make straw rockets with the kids for forever.  They are so simple to make.  Why has it taken me this long to do it?  Straw rockets seem to be a timeless activity to try with the kids.  It is a fun way to test

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We have been having fun and staying busy waiting for Valentine’s Day to get here this year. I wanted to put together a recap or round up of this years valentine’s day kid activities we have tried.  We have 10+ activities to share with you today.  From sensory paint

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Any other Star Wars fans out here?  I watched it and enjoyed it growing up but have never been a die hard fan .  My husband seems to be a bigger fan than I am.  With the boys getting older(mostly my 5yr) the interest in all things Star Wars

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I was looking for a simple yet fun craft to do with the kids. We made caterpillar clothespins before and I thought a Love Bug theme for Valentine’s Day could be fun.  So we set out to create our own  clothespin love bugs.  

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I am excited to be teaming up with ATK Blogging Moms. Each month we plan to bring you a new series. This months series is Showing Kids Love  hosted by All Done Monkey .  It is based on the book The 5 Love Languages of Children by Gary Chapman and Ross Campbell.   

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While at Target the other day I was looking through the dollar section and came across some cute  Valentines Day mailboxes.  I just had to get them.  My kids love “writing letters” and mailing them.  These mailboxes would be perfect for them to play with.  I decided to set them up with an invitation to play Mini Valentines.  This activity is great

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I had been wanting to make a special Valentine treat with my kids this year.  Last year we made Cake Batter Rice Krispy.  I felt like I needed to come up with another fun and new treat to make.  These boys keep me busy and I thought I would

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Salt and Glue Art with the kids has been on my list to do for sometime now.  We finally got around to trying it out with our homemade scented watercolors.  We love trying arts and crafts out at my house.  It is just one of the things that keeps

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The kids had a lot of fun in our Valentine’s Day sensory Bin last year.  So this year I wanted to make them a new one to play in.  I had many items still on hand from last year and just gathered them together to create a Sensory Bin

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