Kid’s Stuff

Foot and Handprint Halloween Craft

Foot and Handprint Halloween Craft

It doesn’t get cuter, or sweeter, than this foot and handprint halloween craft. I made this one for Eli’s bedroom door. When I was teaching, Halloween was the perfect time to create little creatures with the kids feet and hands….

Baby’s First Steps In His First Shoes

Baby’s First Steps In His First Shoes

The first year with Eli was incredible.  The amount of growing we do during our first year of life is absolutely amazing. I’m still in complete awe with how quickly it came and went. Everything our babies do during the…

DIY Edible Finger Paint

DIY Edible Finger Paint

This DIY edible finger paint recipe is perfect for little ones, who like Eli, are still putting everything in their mouths.  It doesn’t taste very good, and I’m not feeding him spoonfuls of it, but knowing he can get the…

DIY Seed Bombs

DIY Seed Bombs

Back when I was teaching preschoolers, we would plant anything like simple beans, to watch them quickly sprout, strawberries to harvest and eat or any seed we found on the ground to see what would happen. There is something so…

No-Mess Painting With Eli

No-Mess Painting With Eli

Painting with children…oh boy can this get messy.  Even though it’s one of my absolute favorite things to do with kids, I have to admit, it’s been difficult to do at home with Eli. Eli is at a stage where…

Sand Art Terrarium

Sand Art Terrarium

Gardening is in our blood, my dad is the King of Green Thumbs.  However, that’s as far as it goes; the skill stays in our blood but doesn’t come out to play.  I planted a bunch of herbs at our…

3 Step Watermelon Popsicles

3 Step Watermelon Popsicles

I found these adorable animal popsicle molds at Target a few days ago while shopping with my sister and nephew. He immediately requested we look for some recipes. He first chose chocolate covered strawberry, but quickly changed his mind at…