I've been making homemade playdough for years, but in the last few years, I've been experimenting with different ways to … Continue reading Naturally Dyed Homemade Playdough
We've lived in our 1880s farmhouse for about two and a half years now, and in that time, I've rearranged … Continue reading Our Homeschool Room and Play Room Tour
Summer has officially begun, and you may be thinking of ways to keep your kiddos busy. We use screens really … Continue reading Keeping the Kids Busy This Summer
If your kids are anything like mine, gifts that encourage creativity are always a safe bet. They love anything that … Continue reading 15 Gifts for Crafty Kids
This post was originally posted over at Craftaholics Anonymous. I'm sharing it here today, because although I originally posted this … Continue reading Pumpkin Craft for Kids
"Can I help, Mama?" I know these words are coming as soon as I start to open the box. Sigh. … Continue reading Why I Let My Kids Help (even when I don’t want to)
For our family, summer = lake. We live near Lake Michigan (which is amazing) and we vacation every year with … Continue reading Summer Fun for Kids: DIY Pool Noodle Sailboats!
As a creative mama, I think it's incredibly important to encourage creativity in my kids. There are so many ways … Continue reading 15 Ways LEGO Encourages Kids to be Creative