Simple Art Prompt: Drawing on the Table

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What I am absolutely loving about the #EveryKidEveryDay challenge of spending one-on-one time with each kid, every day, is that its reminding of the simple pleasures of being a hands on mom. Not everything needs to be planned out, prepped and all fancy-schmancy. I know this. I try to tell all of you to do the same. Simple is better. Its the funnest for the kids. Easiest on us as ...

Edible Ice Wreath Bird Feeder Craft

Make a ice wreath to feed the birds all winter

I've seen some beautiful ice wreaths around, and thought we should make our own. Except that our ground is completely covered in snow and its been just too dang cold to go out and scrounge up some bits of nature to include in one. Instead, we made our ice wreath a bird feeder. I know, we already made a bird feeder craft, but I couldn't resist another one! I emptied out our ...

24 Snowman Crafts for Kids to Make

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From making snowflakes to making snowmen. Whether you have real snow to make real snowmen, or making snowman crafts for kids to make inside where its warm, its a wonderful winter activity to do with the kids. Making these snowman crafts together with the kids will be a great way to spend those too cold of days when you're stuck inside... or great for those of you that don't ever ...

Pom Pom Learning Games on the Stairs

Pom pom learning games on the stairs

We played a little learning game on the stairs, using some pom poms. These pom pom learning games can be adapted to whatever it is your kids are learning right now. George did numbers and his name, but we could have done letters, or shapes, or even sight words for Henry! I set up the game with paper plates taped to the steps and wrote numbers on it. I should have just ...