Make learning to read fun by making it a treasure hunt game each day. Write a short sentence out for the first clue. After they read the first clue it will guide them to where their…

I found as my girls were growing up, spending holidays making crafts and creating things is a memory I still have. With Valentine’s day coming, I was looking at a magazine and it brought back memories of all the fun…

So the kids have been stuck inside the house because it is too cold to play outside. Why not have a snowball fight inside, using newspapers? Simple take old newspaper pages and crumble them into a ball. Rules are to…

So the kids have been stuck inside the house because it is too cold to play outside. Why not have an inside snowball fight, using newspapers? Simply take old newspaper pages and crumble them into a ball. Rules are to…

For ten years I’ve had grandchildren coming over and their FAVORITE is a few packages of “toys” I picked up at the dollar store. Scuba divers, fish/turtles/octopus/dolphin, and seashells. We place a towel on the table and then set a…

When my kids were little, I put some magnetized alphabet letters and numbers on the fridge. I would ask my son to spell different words with the letters, or do simple math problems while I cooked dinner. It was a…

During the warm weather, I allow our daughter to play in the bathtub with flour and not water. She can make roads or paths, hills or valleys. After she is finished I clean up what flour I can for her…

        Whenever the tooth fairy visits she always sprinkles a trail of fairy dust (glitter) from the window around the room a little then onto their bed. It’s a fun way to jazz up this little event.…