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 ...

Sticking with our One-On-One Time with Every Kid, Every Day

How we're sticking to our resolutions to spend one-on-one time with every kid, every day.

So... January's about passed. How are your New Year's Resolutions going? Its been a tough month for us. I'm not making excuses, we're just having a hard time getting back into a routine since winter break. If you recall, my New Year's Resolution is to spend one on one time with each of my kids, every day. To make each of them feel special. My goal is 10 minutes a day ...

Sticky Heart Collage Window Decoration

A heart collage window decoration for kids to make

I mentioned the other day when the boys cut out all those hearts for the Heart Garlands they made for the window, we used the 'scraps' or the outside pieces of the hearts to make something else. They thought this heart collage on the window was just fantastic to make. And I can't complain myself, I absolutely love it. Especially the way they worked together to make it! It was so ...

Make a Snowflake Craft! 30 Ideas to Make Snowflakes

30 ideas to make a snowflake, ideas for materials to cut them out of plus snowflake craft ideas!

It is great pastime for me to make a snowflake every winter. I can only hope that my kids will ask to make their own snowflakes year after year. But... well our snowflakes are usually just paper snowflakes. We've done a couple with other materials, but I'm so excited to find new ways for the boys to make snowflakes. These are 30 ways to make a snowflake. With 12 ideas for ...