Tag Archives: fun

Chores vs. Responsibilities

17 May

There are chores and then there are responsibilities. Kids need both to keep the family running smoothly. Click on the picture above to visit Smart Mom University for a list of age appropriate chores and responsibilities.

Make Something for Mom

10 May

If you’ve got a mom who loves to read and has a sense of humor, she’ll love getting one of these funny bookmarks for Mother’s Day. Create a silly pose and snap a picture. It’s as easy as that. Click on the picture for the complete directions.

Kid Friendly Gardening

3 May

This article has great information on how to start gardening with kids even some suggestions for quick-growing, kid-friendly plants. It’s a quick read, too!

Grow a Pizza Garden

2 May

 

This is a simple and fun activity for any size space, even a pot! It also makes a fun gift to give. Click on the image to get the directions.

Materials for April 23-27: Baby Week

21 Apr

Try out some simple ideas for babies and toddlers with Brenda. Here’s a list of what you’ll need this week.

Monday

  • 18″ x 18″ piece of heavy cardboard
  • 9 Things that have different textures (Home Depot has several, small samples of flooring, carpet and paint that work well for this activity.)
  • Tacky glue
  • Colored duct tape (optional)

Tuesday

  • Cornstarch
  • Water
  • Food coloring or Kool Aid packets
  • Sauce pan
  • Bowls
  • Glitter (optional)

Wednesday

  • Apple
  • Sweet Potato

Thursday

  • Nothing needed

Friday

  • Nothing needed

Simple Quick-Fold Books for Your Little Author

12 Apr

Surprise Egg

6 Apr

Click here for a list of materials.

Click here to download the April Activity Calendar.

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