Make Your Own DIY Crayons

DIY Crayons We made these for our home school Art class today. After discussing primary and secondary colors with my five and six year old, we proceeded to break apart crayons (if they weren’t already broken) and bake them into these cool multi-colored crayons. They can be given as ‘treat bag gifts’ at birthday parties…

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Create a Personalized Tumbler Using Silhouette Cameo

I have a confession to make. I’m not crafty. I mean, I’m really not crafty. My mother-in-law is the crafty person in my family. But, I want to be more crafty because I homeschool and it would be much easier to make my own projects than to buy them. Which brings me to our new…

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Mother’s Day Craft Flowers

Most mom’s would love to receive fresh flowers for Mother’s Day, but this is a great alternative. Plus, they will last so much longer! My children made these Mother’s Day Craft Flowers for my Mother-in-Law. We’ll be giving them to her later today. 🙂 Mother’s Day Craft Flowers Supplies Needed: Toilet Paper Rolls (we used…

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Hospital Survival Kit for New Moms

My best friend just had a baby! I’m so excited for her – this is her third child, she has 2 little girls at home. I was trying to find something useful to give her to help during her hospital stay after the baby is born. I found this great Hospital Survival Kit for new…

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Kid’s Ivory Soap Microwave Experiment

Have you seen what you can do with Ivory soap in the microwave?? We tried it the other day and I wanted to share our experience with you. I found the instructions on Toddler Boredom Busters. Here’s what we did. Took a bar of Ivory soap and put it on a microwavable plate. Then I…

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Rainy Day Racing

I have a little boy who loves his cars. Matchbox, Hot Wheels, CARS, firetrucks, racing cars and roadsters. It doesn’t matter, if it has four wheels (sometimes more) he wants it. More than likely, he already has it. So the other morning when it was raining outside he decided that it was time to build…

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Fun with Moon Sand | Kids Playtime

The weather wasn’t cooperating with me yesterday, so I tried to find something for the kids to do inside. I found a recipe that I had “pinned” on Pinterest about Moon Sand. I clicked on the picture, only to find it was just that, a picture. Luckily, the instructions were on the “pin” itself. Be warned,…

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