Learning (Plus its Fun!) Indoor Obstacle Course for Kids

A super fun - and LEARNING - indoor obstacle course for kids!

I worked a little learning into an indoor obstacle course for the kids that may have let them climb and walk on my dining room table... it makes it fun when Mom says its okay to break the rules once in awhile! Why is it week after week, I've been saying "I need to get the kids moving!"? Maybe because we've been stuck inside for what seems like eternity and we are all going just a ...

8 Simple Ways for a Fun Snow Day!

8 ways to have a super fun snow day with the kids! So simple!

Snow days always throw me for a loop. What to do with the kids... make them a day to remember with these 8 indoor activities for kids to do on a snow day! After having so, so many of them this year, I'm finding a few types of indoor activities that are my go to activities for these kinds of days, and to make them fun snow days that they kids will remember! 8 sure-fire ways ...

Watercolor Hearts Made from ‘Newsprint’

Painting watercolor hearts to hang on the window for Valentine's Day

At the beginning of the year, we get all these new phone books. The phone books hardly get used to begin with, and then we have the all the old phone books as well. So it was time to do something fun with them before just throwing them in the recycle bin. (Gotta love upcyling, right?) Painting the pages seemed like a good idea! The boys loved this! If you don't have any ...

Quick Make & Play Edible Sensory Bottle

A quick make it and play with it sensory rattle for babies

A sensory bottle can be almost anything. There are so many variations of them, we've done a soapy sensory bottle that was all about watching it, much like a calm down jars that you've seen around Pinterest, I'm sure. But they can also be I Spy sensory bottles that add in learning and fun. Or it can be about the sound like we made this sensory bottle into this time! I am ...