So a couple weeks ago we went to the children’s museum. The kids had a blast splashing in the water table, pretending to be vets at the stuffed animal hospital, and watching the prairie dogs playing. They also really enjoyed the new Cassano’s pizza parlor area…where they got to make and serve pizzas.Okay, so we […]
Preschoolers love crafts, and they are even better when the craft becomes something to play with afterwards. I especially love cardboard tube crafts because they are fun and cheap. This toilet paper tube octopus is a fun preschooler craft for summer or anytime. Cardboard Tube Octopus Craft Materials Needed: Empty Toilet Paper Roll (or cardboard tube cut to the same […]
Bottle caps, cardboard tubes, broken toys, and colored sand that spilled from a broken sand art craft made at a festival. Those are just a few of the items in the bottom drawer of our craft stand. Yep, I’m a bit of a craft hoarder. But that colored sand made a beautiful spider web […]
My daughter is getting into Polly Pockets lately. I originally wanted to wait until she was 4 (all those small pieces!), but Grandma surprised her with a couple when we went to Florida. Thankfully she has been happy with the ones she has, but Polly and friends can only play on little brother’s car garage […]
One Mommy is thrifty, so store brand cereals are what the kids get. When I came home with our store brand version of Lucky Charms I saw a couple cool craft ideas on the box. Bonus! With the heat index rising above 100 degrees, doing a craft this morning sounded like a good idea.