Every once in a while, inspiration just hits. In this case, inspiration hit while we were reading the book “Old Tracks, New Tricks” by Jessica Petersen. In this book, children are encouraged to get creative and use their imaginations to
When you launch a coloring book, you must have a party with themed snacks, right? So I invited over some friends and cooked up a sweet treat–Artist Palette Sugar Cookies! You can’t have a painter’s palette without a
There’s nothing better than “Home Tweet Home,” even for birds. This month’s free adult coloring page features birds and birdhouses. Enjoy this birds coloring page for adults and take note of the little details (I’ll give you a close-up view
When I was growing up, my mom had us make Valentine’s Day Collage Hearts each year and it was one of my favorite Valentine’s Day activities. I knew it was something my boys would love too, so we had an
Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to do something a little extra special for the kids–something that will make them feel loved. These Cupid’s Arrow String Cheese Valentine’s Day snacks were…
Non-candy Valentine’s Day treats as much as possible. I am the mom that loves to find alternatives to giving out candy. Yes, I still allow them to have some candy, but I try to limit it (you know, to
Let me tell you a little secret. Sometimes I get a little stingy when I am making crafts–spending time, spending money…I love making things that are really quick, really cheap, a little quirky, and don’t require a lot of skill.
My boys are both very engineer-minded. They love to build and design. Both are getting more and more into art as well. I want to encourage them to keep practicing engineering, so we come up with activities like this Building