Sunflower Season

Early autumn is such an akward season for home decor in our house; we have soooo many Halloween things that are too Halloween-ish to get … [Read more...]

More Thanksgiving things

We finished Thanksgiving with a whirlwind in preschool today.  We: Tied our cinnamon-applesauce dough ornaments onto our votive holders … [Read more...]

Paper Plate Spider Web

Today we made spider webs (for WHITE week!) by cutting the middle from a small paper plate and stringing yarn through hand-punched … [Read more...]

Pasta Skeletons

One of the way we learned about skeletons this week was to sit and feel our limbs and make guesses about how the bones and joints were … [Read more...]

Penguin Snow Sticks

We made a super easy craft yesterday when all of the work girls were here.  I had seen kits that you could order from Oriental Trading, but … [Read more...]

Puppet Show!

I have this horrible habit of cruising the internet and dragging photos of things that catch my eye into a folder on my desktop called, … [Read more...]

Pasta Snowflakes

I got a head start on the kids, and made a snowflake out of pasta this afternoon.  This is part of Day 1 in our Advent Book. We will talk … [Read more...]

Hair Pretties

I started working on a collection of "hair pretties" last week, for Emma and to make a silent auction basket for our school gala. Our … [Read more...]

Fall Handprint Tree with Button Leaves

We worked on a fun and easy fall craft this week, and tied it into the final week of our leaves theme. I traced the kids' hands on paper, … [Read more...]

Done!

On Monday evening I finished Ava's flower girl dress. On Tuesday, I attempted to visit a fabric shop to load up on fall fabrics for … [Read more...]