1. Sock Snake

    What do we do when we've had NINE showings on our house (which is up for sale) and everyone is tired of cleaning and waiting and cleaning and leaving? (And…

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  2. Ways to Occupy Preschoolers While Waiting

    Jonathan is 7 weeks old now! He's an adorable baby, but boy does a newborn change up the routines around the house! This morning, I was about to stop and…

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  3. Easy Ways to Keep Preschoolers Busy

    One of the most challenging parts of homeschooling (for us, anyway) is keeping 2 year old Owen busy while the other boys are doing their work! Now that a new…

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  4. Manger Craft

    It's 3 days before Christmas, and there are presents that need to be wrapped, Christmas Eve dinner that needs to be planned, etc., not to mention the fact that I…

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  5. Easy-to-Make Felt Snowman Toddler Activity

    Keeping Owen (age 2) busy while we do our home school work is a perpetual challenge... I am always on the lookout for things that keep him busy at the…

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  6. Favorite Picture Books for Toddlers

    It has been a long time since I posted our favorite chapter books for boys and our favorite picture books for boys - now I am finally getting to our…

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  7. Water Spray Bottle = Fun for a Buck!

    Owen LOVES spray bottles. The other day, I was washing dishes and noticed a funny noise going on in the background... It was Owen with the bottle of OxiClean! When…

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  8. Make a Super Long Picture

    Here's a simple indoor idea for the hot days of summer! Make a super long picture! We happen to own a big roll of paper (I don't know where it…

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  9. Cardboard Dinosaur Costume Feet to Make

    My little dinosaur fan and I made these great cardboard "feet" today! We got the idea from Family Fun magazine. To make them, you need two empty tissue boxes, duct…

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  10. Preschool Water Play Activities

    Lately, I've been working a lot with Gresham (age 4 1/2) on learning to read and write, and I decided that I need to make sure that our preschool time…

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