Father’s day is coming up in June so it is time to start planning.  Here are some links to great ideas to help you out.http://famigliaandseoul.blogspot.com/2012/05/coolest-dad-ever-present.html – gift ideahttp://www.puttiprapancha.com/2011/06/in-safe-hands-for-fathers-day.html  – cute craft ideahttp://www.puttiprapancha.com/2011/06/colorful-rays-around-shapes-and-picture.html – craft ideahttp://familyfun.go.com/fathers-day/fathers-day-crafts/ – gift ideas/crafts/printables/recipeshttp://www.dltk-holidays.com/dad/ – crafts/coloring pages/worksheets/cards/recipes…http://www.marthastewart.com/274629/fathers-day-crafts-for-kids/@center/307033/spring-holidays – gift ideas/crafts/recipes… http://www.hellasmultimedia.com/webimages/father/fathers_images_5.htm– clip arthttp://livingmontessorinow.com/2011/06/13/montessori-inspired-fathers-day/- Montessori ideashttp://www.kitchencounterchronicle.com/2011/06/fathers-day-bbq-sauce.html

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We bought this rug for my son a year or two ago and he is now at an age that he can really enjoy it.  We got this one at Lowe’s and it came with 2 trucks.  You can find these at lots of stores: walmart, target, Lowe’s…  We

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I was needing to put clothes to wash and put more clothes up.  My 1yr son was not wanting to let me do this and my 3yr son was at school(my helper).  So I had a plastic bucket out from another activity my older son had done that week

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When I saw this wand idea for star wands made of paper from Freekidscrafts .com I thought I could make something like this and put in a flower pot and use as a center piece decoration.  So with my gears rolling here is what we came up with.

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I love to hang banners up during holiday times.  I want my kids to know what holiday is next when they look at the house.  Memorial day is the next holiday coming up for us to remember all our military men and women who have died while serving our

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http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/memorialday/ – crafts and color pageshttp://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/memorial-day/kids-crafts/- craftshttp://www.dltk-kids.com/usa/ – crafts & coloring pageshttp://www.freekidscrafts.com/patriotic_crafts_%7C_patriotic_crafts_for_kids-t70.html -craftshttp://www.favecrafts.com/Holiday-Craft/Memorial-Day-Crafts-and-a-Short-History#  -crafts I am a little behind on get a link list together for memorial day it is right around the corner.  Hope you can find a fun craft here for you and your family.  I saw

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We love playdough at my house.  I know kids love playdough and it’s great because there are so many ways you can play with it.  Today we did the cookie cutters, dishes, pans, candle, and puff balls.  The play dough we used we made in march and it is still

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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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I have been looking for a good multi use cleaner that was all natural.  I wanted something for the kitchen counters etc..  This DIY Multi Purpose Cleaner turned out great. This is also a great cleaner for the kids to use to clean up too.  They love to help spray

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Today I was scrolling through fb and came a cross a great play idea for my son.  The Imagination Tree is a blog that tons of great ideas  and she shares great stuff on her fb page also (When I saw she had baby dolls for her kids to wash, I

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We have done many different things at bath time.  We have lots of bath toys that are fun by themselves but we like to mix it up some times.  So tonight was a pudding night.  I have used pudding with my oldest in the tub as finger paint many

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Wow, when I saw this I thought brilliant!!  I got the idea here http://madisonshafer.blogspot.com/2012/02/organized-car.html.  I had an old wipe case we do not use anymore and I have been thinking of donating it, glad I didn’t!

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I saw a picture on pinterest for this activity .  The picture I pinned did not have a link but it was a little boy with a tray of baking soda and he was using a dropper to add colored vinegar to his tray.  It made a bubbling foam,

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We love ice and water play at my house.  We also love simple science!  Ice melting is a fun simple science experiment for young kids.  Perfect for us.  I was inspired by Counting for Coconuts Frozen Fun to put together one of our won.  We did an Ice Block Treasure

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