My 5 Tips for Making Once a Month Meals with the Kids

My 5 Tips for Making Once a Month Meals with the Kids

Meal planning has never worked for me. It just doesn't. I can't stick to the plan, and if a menu is given to me, I generally don't like half of what is provided to me. That may be because I'm just a tad bit of a picky eater... However, when I know what to make for dinner, I make it. I love to cook, but I just need that idea first. My sister-in-law and I spent a day last year ...

Sticker Christmas Tree Craft for Kids

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This is a fun sticker Christmas tree craft for kids that my boys did last year right at Christmastime and I didn't have time to share it quick enough. Its simple but also great for fine motor skills! Really anything with stickers is! So let the kids have them! I have a thing where I think they're just going to waste them all the time, so I never let them use them... then I ...

Sort Colors & Get Moving With a Play Tunnel

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This is a silly way to get the kids to learn about and sort colors. I absolutely needed to get the kids moving, or at least I thought I did. I have not been making the best of all their energy lately, and it's starting to wear on me. So we included our play tunnel (affiliate link) in an activity, just for the sole fact to get them moving. Which may or may not have been a great ...

Make a Lava Lamp Science Experiment

Make a Lava Lamp Science Experiment

Make a lava lamp with your preschooler, and your preschooler will love science experiments! I can't promise that, but Henry has. Lava lamps are simple to make, too. What you need to make a Lava Lamp: Vegetable oil (or get a clear oil) Water Food coloring of your choice Alka-Selzer Tablets (as many as you choose, the more the merrier!) Clear container (the taller ...