1. Preschool Activities for Berlioz the Bear by Jan Brett

    Berlioz the Bear by Jan Brett is one of our favorite books, and Owen (age 3) had so much fun doing activities with this book during his preschool time last…

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  2. Make a Balloon Racquet Game

    We made a balloon racquet game yesterday that was a big hit for indoor active play!  I saw the idea in Family Fun magazine - this month's issue had several…

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  3. Pool Noodle Marble Run

    We had extra pool noodle ends left over from our pool noodle light sabers, so I thought the boys would have fun making marble runs with them.  I've seen several…

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  4. Make a Plastic Cup Rocket Launcher

    When the most recent of issue of Family Fun magazine arrived last week, we did one of the activities right away!  These rocket launchers made out of plastic cups were…

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  5. 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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  6. Make a Rainstick - Musical Instrument Craft

    Making a rainstick is easy to do, and the results are totally worth it - with a tube this long, you get a really soothing rain sound. Ever since I…

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  7. Spinning Tops LEGO Building Idea

    Here's a fun LEGO® challenge - use your bricks to build spinning tops! This is one of our favorite challenges because there are so many ways to build a spinning…

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  8. Make Your Own LEGO® Book Printable Pack

    Challenge kids to create a story illustrated with LEGO® bricks! This printable pack is the perfect compliment to my LEGO® book Epic LEGO® Adventures with Bricks You Already Have although you…

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  9. Make Your Own Dollhouse Building Blocks Set

    Here's a fun dollhouse set - instead of being limited to one configuration, this dollhouse can be built in many different ways! It can even be built into a fort…

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  10. Make a CD Case Viewer for Magnets and Iron Filings

    Here is a fun little tip for containing the mess when using iron filings and magnets with kids!  We have been studying about magnets in the middle boys' science book.…

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