Here’s a simple craft for kids who like cars! These fun cars are made out of clothespins and buttons.  Now that we have big kids (the oldest two are 11 and 8), the younger two end up doing “big kid” stuff most of the time.  It was fun to

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Build the 4 stages of the Monarch butterfly life cycle – with LEGO bricks! A few years ago, we were able to watch two Monarch butterflies emerge from their chrysalides.  It was pretty amazing.  The boys have always loved animals and nature, especially Gresham.  We have a post coming

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Here are three colorful chemical reactions to do with kids! This post contains Amazon affiliate links. We’ve been studying chemistry in our science book (Exploring Creation with Chemistry and Physics), and we have some very colorful chemical reactions to share with you as part of the STEAM Power blog

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How to Build LEGO Minions Who doesn’t love minions?  We just watched Despicable Me (again) last weekend, and decided to build some minions! There’s something irresistible about these silly guys!   After you build them, it’s time to find things for them to do. Ooooooooh… Ha ha ha ha

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