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Rock Art (plus a bonus game)

  So as you all know my girls and I are obsessed with rocks. We are often at the river cooling off, playing pretend and obviously finding new rocks. The other day my girls came home with a bucket of rocks so I knew it was time to play. Rock Art Play! The very first… Continue reading Rock Art (plus a bonus game)

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Rocket Engineer-Introducing Math

Supplies: Any and all craft supplies you have on hand Any little glueable items you have (buttons, pom poms, jewels, beads, popsicle sticks, etc) An empty butter box or toilet paper roll or something you can use for the body of the rocket (or car or monster truck…whatever your little LOVES) Mod Podge or glue… Continue reading Rocket Engineer-Introducing Math

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Pinecone Painting & Printing

(This post contains affiliate links, at no extra cost to you. What that means is if you click and purchase something I will get a percentage of that sale. I participate in affiliate sales to help support my blog and to keep it running.) This little activity was thought up by my lovely girls. Like most… Continue reading Pinecone Painting & Printing

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Tips to make crafts work for kids who just love to play

I LOVE to create.  I have wanted to do arts and crafts with my kids since before I can remember.  My little Boston is hard to engage in crafts.  He loves to do them with Mom, but I usually end up doing most of it.  I think I may have focused too much on the finished… Continue reading Tips to make crafts work for kids who just love to play