12 Non-Turkey Thanksgiving Crafts & Activities

Non-Turkey Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Once Halloween is over, my mind automatically goes straight to Christmas. What happened to Thanksgiving? With just a week until Thanksgiving, I think its time we do some of these Thanksgiving crafts and activities! And I'm leaving out the main ingredient! These are all non-turkey Thanksgiving Day crafts and activities that the kids can do. If you really want the turkey, ...

Kindergarten Math Activity to Solve Simple Addition Problems

Kindergarten Math Activity

This is not just a Kindergarten math activity that works on solving simple addition problems, but can also be a great number matching game for preschoolers! Henry surprised me the other day and brought home a coloring page with math addition problems on it. I had no idea they learned addition in Kindergarten! He then went on to tell me answers to 1 plus 1 through 9. I could ...

Button Christmas Tree Ornament: Cute & Simple!

Button Christmas Tree Ornament

This is an easy homemade ornament for Christmas shared by Kristina at Toddler Approved. The possibilities really are endless with this ornament! Hi hands on : as we grow readers! I am so excited to be visiting from Toddler Approved! I have a simple, but special little project to share with you today. At our house we get a small Christmas tree each year for the kids and ...

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 ...