It’s the first Monday in January! Most people are off to work today after the holidays. I just read an article on how it takes a good week to adjust to your schedule after a holidays. I am looking forward to getting back to a routine and to also putting down the wine and big […]
It’s almost advent calendar time! Last year was the first year we created an advent calendar filled with our favourite activities for december and it was a total hit! Here are a few cool calendars from Oh Happy Day. Our calendar included ice skating, cooking baking, movie watching, and giving activities. I split up equal […]
Halloween is officially over and the holiday season has begun! Yes, I did just say that. I have seen Christmas decorations at a handful of stores – so crazy! Yesterday we watched Fed Up as a family and Jacob thought it was a good idea to give all of our halloween candy away. He picked […]
Cooking and baking are probably my favourite things to do with the kids. I make these ginger cookies with the kids a lot – you really can’t mess them up and the kids have fun rolling the dough around in the sugar. I hope you enjoy them as much as we do! Ginger Molasses Cookies: […]
Did you know that there are great developmental benefits of play-dough? Play-dough is also VERY easy to make….although this play-dough recipe isn’t for the faint of heart It involves glitter. The word glitter gives me shivers. ha! You will be cleaning glitter out of every crack and crevice, and the kids will have a blast! Enjoy. […]
These ducks are just so darn cute I couldn’t help but post them!! The whole family can have fun making the ducks and the best part is you can hide treasures and treats inside!!
I stumbled on this DIY art project for kids and I thought it would be great to share. Not only do you get to make a cool alligator, the alligator is filled with positive affirmations, which helps with building a positive attitude and self confidence. Get the full details here.
I’m not going to lie – halloween is probably my least favourite time of the year. If Halloween included one little party for the kids with a few treats and we moved on, that would be great. However, it seems like each year halloween turns into a two week event filled with endless amounts of […]