On these pages you will find easy holiday gifts kids can make, decorations that make a house a home, and an easy way to tame the I-want-it Beast (we promise). Happy Holidays from the Mudpie Mamas!
It was a long day filled with tasks. I wanted more time, more leisure, more space between the doing of things. I sighed and pulled on my boots. Our family is coming up on the first year anniversary of my husband’s death and we are all struggling with the firsts—the first Thanksgiving without his gravy, […]
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 […]