Circle Babes

  I finally imported Christmas photos from my camera and had to share a picture of an art activity we worked on in Prek in the weeks … [Read more...]

Christmas Party Centers

Eleven of my thirteen students came to our preschool party this morning, and all of them made Santa's nice list.  They were so well behaved … [Read more...]

Christmas Crackers

Today our advent book called for Christmas Crackers and a little British yule. Because we planned to be on the road this evening, Aedan … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Houses

I've been making Gingerbread houses from graham crackers since I was in elementary school, so Martha Stewart's suggestion of using grahams … [Read more...]

Sheer Joy

Have you ever seen a happier little boy?  Santa brought him John Deere tractors!  Daddy bought him some Internationals too, so there is no … [Read more...]

Present Procedure

Emma's procedure for opening gifts this year: 1. Inconspicuously walk around the tree to admire the decorations, while actually counting … [Read more...]

Can we stay home?

We have been somewhere other than home every weekend since the week before Thanksgiving. Our hotel trips with the kids have been fun - they … [Read more...]

How many days 'til Christmas?

I drooled for weeks over the Christmas tree-shaped Advent calendar from Pottery Barn last year, and then spent even more weeks sketching out … [Read more...]