I enjoy reading about green and sustainable living as much as I enjoy writing about it. There are so many resources available these days. This book is one I picked up at a sell at my local library a few years ago* but since it’s been helpful to me, I thought it would be nice… Continue reading Book Review: “Green Clean” by Lisa Mason Hunter and Mikki Halpin
I made this texture exploration quiet book for my preschool class. It’s simple even for the less than crafty. Here’s how to make your own.
We all want our children to have the best possible start in life, to grow and learn as human beings as they progress through childhood. For some parents that means sifting through the unending torrent of educational toys offered by stores and online. There all all kinds of apps and toys with flashy lights and… Continue reading Homemade Toys
This is an excellent activity for preschool aged children to practice their fine motor skills. Additionally, it can be used to reinforce counting skills and color recognition. And it’s so simple to make, even the least crafty among us can make it! You only need two things: bag of different colored pipe cleaners a container… Continue reading Homeschool Activity: Fishing Game
That stuff on her hands looks like real mud but it’s not. It’s actually a chocolate mud slime I made with my preschool class that’s also fun to make at home with the kids I love the way it smells! It keeps your hands smelling like chocolate long after you’re finished with it. The recipe… Continue reading Chocolate Mud Slime
My 9 year old is currently OBSESSED with the Bad Kitty book series by Nick Bruel. I love this because I want her to enjoy reading but buying every single book in a popular series makes Momma and Daddy go broke pretty quickly. This past time she asked for a new Bad Kitty book my… Continue reading Homeschool Idea: Proposal Writing
This is a simple but fun activity to encourage writing skills and imagination in your child.