Seashell Ornaments Kids Can Make

3 Shell Ornaments Kids Can Make

Post by Contributing Writer Amy   Each year, the kids and I make a Christmas ornament together to remember the year. When they leave home, they will have their own collection of homemade memory ornaments to take with them. Except their baby handprint ornaments….those will hang on my tree until I’m a VERY old lady! […]

Plastic Cup Twirlers

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      It is nearly the 4th of July and what can be more “American” than red Solo cups?!?!  I recently learned that people in other countries have hosted “American” parties where these signature red cups are always the feature of the party?  Don’t believe me?  Check it out here.  :)  I think it is hilarious. […]

LEGO Picture Puzzles

Fun LEGO Picture Puzzles

    We have had so much fun with these LEGO picture puzzles!  The boys and I just laughed and laughed at the combinations they created.  And the LEGO “puzzles” took only a few minutes to make once I had the pictures developed!   Here’s what you’ll need:  LEGO Duplos, Double-sided tape, an Xacto knife, and […]

LEGO-Stamped Gift Wrap

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We’re participating in LEGO week with several of our blogging friends!  This weekend our boys were invited to our neighbor’s birthday party and they gave him a LEGO set, so we thought it was only fitting that we created some LEGO-stamped gift wrap!   It is so simple and so easy, but the boys had […]

Rainbow and Pot of Gold Baskets

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A couple years ago we made some super cute fabric Easter baskets using balloons.  I made these every Easter with my first graders and it was a fun tradition to continue at home with our boys.  I thought it would be fun to make a miniature version in honor of St. Patrick’s Day, so we made […]