We have been busy at our house planning my youngest son’s 1st bday party.  I have been looking for thank you gifts to give out instead of the good old candied goody bags.  When I saw this idea of homemade soap I thought it was perfect.  So I

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Candy Mold Crayons I have seen a few ways to recycle broken crayons or just make your own great shapes and colors out of regular crayons.  This site is the one that used the candy molds.    What you need:  crayons, candy mold, and Pyrex measuring cup or microwavable

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My boys love rocks.  What better than to fill a bin up with them for the kids to play.  Add a few trucks and let the fun begin.  This is so simple but has been played with over and over again.  My kids just love this simple Rock Sensory

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  Finding fun ways to keep the kids busy is something I enjoy.  These salt dough shapes were just that.  They are fun to make and even more fun to decorate.  I can see us doing this again.  

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This was a fun but very messy project.  We got this idea from juggling with kids blog.  Love this blog!            

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 I have been making this banana  bread for a few years and everyone loves it.  We gift a loaf often because it usually make 2 loafs.                            What you need: 3 bananas, 2 eggs, 1/2 stick butter, 1tsp

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We love snack mix.  It’s fun and easy.  We have made several mixes from recipes but for this one I just threw a few things together and said OK we have “Lucky mix”.  It was a big hit with my son and I must say I couldn’t stop eating

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I have seen a ton of ideas for I spy and sensory bottles on the web.  We have made a few in  the past and the boys love them.  Hope to get those posted sooner then later but for now here is a look @ bottle. We made this

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 My son loves Gak or slime but who wouldn’t.  Such a fun sensory play material.  We have made slime before and it is so simple.  I love making our own sensory play materials.  Making them is half the fun.  Once it is made the possibilities for play are endless. 

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This is one of our favorite things to make because we love to watch the birds out our back window.  I thought it fitting to re-share as part of  an earth day Project.  We made some today.  

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     We love finding fun treats to make for the holidays and these lucky charms cupcakes are just that. I got this idea from the party animal blog.  We used the sites printable cupcake wrappers and clovers.  My kids and I had a lot of fun baking as we

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  We got this from a wonderful blog that I just love Meet The Dubiens. We have made this several times.  First we did cherry and tropical punch.We gave these out as thank you gifts at my son’s bday party.  Then we  tried her chocolate one. We gave these out during

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I am really excited about this idea and craft for a Leprechaun Treasure Box .  When I cam across it I just couldn’t wait to tell big brother the story and start our treasure box.  I have never heard of this but maybe I am the only one. You leave

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