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The Last Sneak Peek of The Heart Book

Only a few days left to get The Heart Book. Its only available with a donation to The American Heart Association through the end of February. Get the ebook or the printed book! What’s in the book? See a couple of the Heart sneak peeks I’ve given this month. The first sneak peek of the […]

It’s Playtime! Time to Recycle!

I’ve been on the lookout for some fun ways to get some use out of our recycling. The 34 Recyclables to Upcycle is only the beginning of what can be done with recyclables! Its so fun to see what everyone comes up with to do with stuff that most find as trash! Above, clockwise from […]

Kids Experiment: How Much Water Does it Hold?

Henry wanted to do an experiment. He said he’d come up with one for us to do after nap. So, after nap, Henry collected his things for his experiment. He brought a tractor and his wagons. He told me his experiment was to pour water into them. So I grabbed some cookie sheets in case […]

Block Activity: Build a City

After doing our tape maze of numbers. The maze stuck [yes, pun intended] around awhile. On one of those ‘no-nap’ days, Henry and I kept busy [while George was napping] with blocks and the tape maze and made a Block City! Henry and  I added blocks around the tape maze. The tape posing as the […]

Johnson’s Natural: A Snuggle for the Kids

Don’t you love that fresh baby smell?We do.Well, what I consider that fresh baby smell is Johnson’s baby lotion. The pink stuff.Mmmm. Love it!My husband and I even use it regularly.Not just for the kids.[He also uses the shampoo and baby wash too! And swears by it!]So, when I got the chance to try out Johnson’s […]

Create, Play, Display and Cook with Hearts

The Heart Book is chalk full of heart projects for the kids to create, play with, display and cook. I’ve showcased a few of the Hearts on It’s Playtime, as well as in a heart feature post. Here’s a few more to give you yet another sneak peek of the hearts in the book. Abstract Tissue […]

It’s Playtime! Get Moving Indoors!

  This time of year… Even though its been a mild winter in Iowa. We’re still itching to get outside more and run! We’re finding creative ways to burn off energy in the house. And so our some of our It’s Playtime playdates! I love the ideas that you guys have been coming up with to […]

The Heart Book: Win the Printed Version

The Heart Project is coming to an end…. Today is the last day of the giveaways for The Heart Project. There are still many in progress, so be sure to check them all out [there's a list at the end of this post]. The Heart Book will be available for donation through the rest of February, so […]

Valentine’s Day Stamped Cards

CraftProjectIdeas.com is showing the love this February. On top of graciously adding a $1 donation to the American Heart Association for every Heart Book sold in February, they sent me this fun stamp kit! [And one to giveaway to one of you!] Henry and I broke it out and made some Valentine Cards! I haven’t ever […]