1. Geometric Art Project for Kids (With Printable Coloring Pages!)

    We have been having so much fun creating works of art by tracing simple geometric shapes!  It's quite relaxing, actually. It all started with tracing one of our Keva plank…

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  2. Photo Collage Art Project for Kids

    This art project for kids turns photos into a simple and fun boredom buster!   We're still adjusting to life with a newborn, and the other day I needed an…

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  3. "It Looked Like Spilt Milk" Cloud Shapes Craft for Preschoolers

    This post contains Amazon Affiliate links The book It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Charles Shaw holds a special place in my heart.  One of my college professors introduced us to…

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  4. Craft for Kids: "Welcome Fall" Sign with Coffee Filter Leaves

    It's mid-September in Texas, which is pretty much still summer.  We've been having highs in the upper 90's, but the long range forecast has a few days in the 80's,…

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  5. Fireworks Art for Kids with Glue, Salt, and Watercolors

    Here's another idea that like my last post has been floating all around Pinterest!  I pinned one version of salt and glue painting from One Perfect Day.  We've had this…

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  6. Under the Sea Artwork for Kids

    Even though we are not traveling to the beach, summer seems like a great time to do ocean type things.  Gresham and Owen are really into sharks and fish and…

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  7. Creating Patterns with Paint Stamps

    The boys and I had a great time stamping with paint.  This is always a favorite activity! For our stamps we used: Lego bricks Lego wheels - they make either…

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  8. DIY Paint Stamping with Wikki Stix

    The boys and I did some paint stamping today, and while I was gathering our supplies, I came across the Wikki Stix (Amazon affiliate link) that we got as free…

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  9. Salt Dough Snake Craft

    I don't know about you, but we are ALL ready for the end of the school year around here!  We're finished with a couple subjects, but Gresham has math left…

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  10. Building Activity for Kids: Straws and Paper Towel Rolls

    Building activities are always a great way to spend an afternoon!  I saw this idea on Almost Unschoolers to make homemade Tinker Toys with toilet paper rolls and pencils.  We…

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