Rainbow Ice Tunnels

Rainbow Ice Tunnels- the perfect blend of science and art

  Creating these Rainbow Ice Tunnels has been one of the neatest projects we’ve done in a while.  It is the perfect blend of science and art…and it kept the boys occupied for well over an hour!   I first found this idea over at Art & Creativity in Early Childhood Education.  There is a […]

Perler Bead Nightlight

Simple Perler Bead Nightlight

  Little Brother is pretty much obsessed with perler beads.  It all began a few weeks ago when I let the boys do one of the kid’s craft workshops while I was shopping at Michael’s.  The craft was pretty lame (to be honest), but they had some extra time afterwards so they let the kids […]

Inside Out Perler Bead Patterns

Awesome Inside Out Perler Bead Patterns

  The boys and I went with some friends of ours to see the movie Inside Out.  I loved it.  Everything about it.  In fact, my friend Rachel can attest to the fact that I got a little (or a lot) choked up towards the end.  Remember when Andy leaves for college in Toy Story 3 […]

Dinosaur Poop Craft

Dinosaur Poop Craft

  Even boys children who hate doing crafts are sure to find this dinosaur poop craft entertaining!  I certainly never thought I would posting a craft that has the word “poop” in the title.  But that is what you do for your children and their interests, right?  Haha!   Thankfully, I can’t take full credit for […]

Plastic Cup Twirlers


      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. […]