February 1, 2015

Lakeshore Learning at Home (and a Coupon!)


Disclosure: Product was provided by Lakeshore Learning to facilitate my review, however all opinions are my own. When my oldest son was born, I ran a daycare and preschool in my home. It was a great way for me to earn an income doing something I loved while still being there with my baby. I had … [Read more...]

Holiday Craft: Toilet Paper Roll Ornaments


 Isn’t it fun to push a spoon into the seam of a pre-made biscuit dough container and watch it pop into a spiral? That was the inspiration for this fun and easy ornament craft. Well that, and the fact that we started going through a lot more toilet paper once my daughter potty trained. I felt I … [Read more...]

How to Make Egg Tempera Paint


Egg tempera paint is extremely easy to make and gives you a nice shiny finish on your project. Kids can help make the paint (and practice their egg cracking skills) and this is a great way to use up expired eggs. Just don't forget to have kids wash their hands afterwards -- you are working with … [Read more...]

Hot Rocks Art for Kids


I absolutely love simple, open-ended art activities for kids - especially during the summer. That's why I was so thrilled to find this perfect summer art activity for kids from The Little Humbugs. My kids can entertain themselves with nothing but rocks for hours (well okay, at least for 10 minutes). … [Read more...]

Hoop Painting Fun Bag (Giveaway Closed)


Congratulations to Susan Smoaks, the winner of the Hoop Painting Fun Bag Giveaway! Art has never been one of my strong points but as new homeschoolers I want to be sure and expose my kids to as many experiences as I can, regardless of my own level of talent. Jacquard Products has a variety of … [Read more...]