DIY for Kids

Cold Weather Indoor Activities Roundup

Cold Weather Indoor Activities Roundup

Cold Weather Indoor Activities Roundup I’m from Chicago, and in March, in Chicago, it’s typically snowy, cold, and awful.  Most years, I want to pull my hair out at the end of each weekend, because I’m out of ideas to keep my kids busy indoors. […]

Finger Paint Snowman Ornaments

Finger Paint Snowman Ornaments

Absolutely Adorable Finger Paint Snowman Ornaments These snowman ornaments are adorable, easy, and inexpensive! They would make amazing grandparent gifts! Grandmas love homemade gifts from their grand babies! Are you looking for the perfect gift for your child’s grandparent this year? Are you tight on […]

Science for Preschoolers

Science for Preschoolers

Science for Preschoolers   Preschoolers are naturally curious beings – all that asking “why” all day long proves that point.  So when my little guy started asking me what science was, I tried to explain what I remember from my high school classes about a […]

DIY Upcycled Kid’s Craft Table

DIY Upcycled Kid’s Craft Table

I’m the kind of person that cannot stand to throw stuff away, especially if we didn’t own it very long before one of the kids damaged whatever it was. Every time something rips or cracks I have to say… my heart breaks a little. So, […]

Why I Cook With My Kids

Why I Cook With My Kids

  Why I Cook With My Kids Did you grow up with a stay at home mom who almost always made home cooked meals? Did your mom let you eat the mashed potatoes or the cupcake batter off the spoon while she was cooking? Now […]

Milk Painting Made Easy

Milk Painting Made Easy

Milk Painting Made Easy I am always looking for new crafts to make with my kiddos, and I see tons and tons of awesome, fun ideas on Pinterest daily, but the problem is: I don’t always have everything required to make said projects.  So, I […]

Make Your Own Bird Feeder

Make Your Own Bird Feeder

Make Your Own Bird Feeder                       My son loves animals.  If I had to pick a possible profession for him someday, I would think he’d be a Veterinarian.  So after we went to PBS Kids’ […]

St. Patrick’s Day activities round-up

St. Patrick’s Day activities round-up

St.Patrick’s Day Activities Round-up I’m a mom of two kids, a 4 year old and a 1 year old (I’m still not sure how she’s actually that old!), but I feel like every holiday I need to do a special craft, make a special food, […]

Adorable Wooden Spoon Snowmen

If you’re anything like me, it’s December 12 and Christmas break is coming up at school, and you think “what am I going to give my kids teachers this year?”. I have an easy, cute, and inexpensive idea that your kids teachers will love! I’m […]

Learn to cut pumpkin craft

Learn to cut pumpkin craft

It was recently brought to my attention that three year old’s should be learning to cut paper. WHAT?! Scissors in the hands of my little trouble maker?! This thought may have been slightly terrifying but regardless, I dragged his little butt over to the craft […]