Rainbow Suncatcher Made with Just the Primary Colors

Make a rainbow suncatcher with just the 3 primary colors

I mentioned in my last newsletter that I was out of contact paper (a shame, since its one of my must have craft supplies). Well, this was the rainbow suncatcher that I've been waiting to make! And it was definitely worth the wait! I love seeing this in the window (scroll down to see how it turned out)! Of course, you could make a rainbow suncatcher with all seven rainbow ...

5 Different Activities for 6 Lines of Tape

5 activities to do with the same 6 lines of tape

We recently did our tape jumping game again. It is such a blast! The kids get so many giggles out of it. This time, we expanded on it a little though and had some more fun with the same lines of tape? First, I used painter's tape and made six lines of tape about a foot apart from each other. Or try these 2 activities with 'different lines' of tape. And then we had so ...

Paint by Number Canvas Art

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We are in the midst of a laundry room redo. And we have one huge blank wall to fill. I have been taking painting classes and I thought I could display some of my own art on that wall (mostly just because I'm running out of places to put them), but then I thought it might be fun to mix the kids art in with mine too! I decided to do an art project with the boys that they could ...

Mailbox Pretend Play as This Reader’s Go-To Activity

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A couple of weeks ago, I sent out an email to newsletter readers that asked them if they'd like to share an activity they've done with their kids as a guest post. This is the email I received back from Ashley. This activity is her go-to activity whenever she needs to get something done. Let me start by saying I love your blog, all your ideas, and your beautiful family. You have ...