1. 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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  2. DIY Gift Idea: Magnets Made from Glass Vase Filler Marbles

    We are back after taking a Thanksgiving break from blogging!  I hope that all of you had a great holiday! Aidan and I made these magnets as a gift for…

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  3. Make Your Own Cardboard Tube Marble Run

    We have been saving paper towel rolls and other items for quite a while now so that we could make our own marble run! My husband constructed a neat little…

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  4. Tinker Toy Star Wars Battle Droid

    This morning, Aidan and Gresham decided to build Star Wars droids during a break from school.  We got a Star Wars book at the library yesterday, and I could hear…

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  5. Preschool Activity: Playing Veterinarian

    Gresham LOVES dogs - real dogs, stuffed dogs, books about dogs...  He is planning to have a dog themed birthday party when he turns 5 in October!  This week, we…

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  6. 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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  7. Fun Activity: Take Photos of Your Legos

    Aidan and I have been enjoying the awesome LEGO® photos on A Lego a Day (This one is one of our favorites and also this one). We decided we'd try…

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  8. Preschool Indoor Active Play - Across the Room

    When the weather is bad and the children are restless, a mom's got to think of some way to burn off steam or the boys are gonna get wild! This…

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  9. Magnet Game

    One of Aidan's favorite activities on a winter evening is to get out the card table and play with magnets and paper clips! The card table is fun because the…

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  10. Make a Home for a Pretend Pet

    The flu hit our house this week! And it has not been fun. It starts with fever and aches, and lasts about 5 days total. All of us have had…

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