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One idea for preparing the table and one for preparing the heart. The Table: These little place cards are simple to make and your child will feel like they contributed to the Thanksgiving Feast, as they set each name at the table. Here is what you need: Some cute cookie cutters and paint Glitter (for […]
Dear Mama, I have three kids from a 13 month old baby to a 6-year-old. My husband travels a lot for business and when he goes all the responsibility for feeding, bathing, disciplining, getting everyone out the door for pre-school every morning, etc. falls on me 24/7. It can be exhausting and there are days […]
What to do with all those sunflowers in the garden? Make a fine motor game with your child! Grab some tweezers at the dollar store or out of the bathroom cabinet and turn your child loose on the sunflower! Right around three-four years old, children are able to grasp the tweezers and get the motion […]
These beautiful lateens are simple to make and stunningly beautiful when illuminated. You will need: Wax paper Border paper (any teacher store, or Office supply store) 5-8 dry leaves glue Cut the border to the size of the circle you want, then measure the wax paper, and fold in half. You will only glue the […]
It was a bad day. I was impatient with the dilly-dallying before school, bad tempered over a broken glass, and yelled about the amount of laundry piling up. I saw upended dresser drawers, muddy shoes, and piles of Legos beside the bins they belonged in, and I made sure everyone else saw them too with […]